Saturday Apr 19
Mexican dance group in Elgin looking for new space
Estrellita Salas, front left, and Luz Maria Zambrano, with the pink shirt, both 5 years old and from Elgin, practice with Ballet Folklorico Girasol Thursday at Grand Plaza El Mesias mall in Elgin.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Cary establishes new salary schedule for employees
CARY – As part of a recent review of the village's employee handbook, salary plan and job descriptions, village officials have come up with a new salary schedule, which could lead to as much as $30,000 in new costs for the village.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Governor announces Lake, McHenry projects:
Gov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday that $6.9 million in state taxpayers' money will be spent on bridge and road projects for Lake and McHenry counties.
I read the statements the Savage family made in the Northwest Herald . Why is that story so important to be placed in a prominent location in the paper? Do the people who have ownership of a home have no responsibilities for the upkeep of their homes? And if something goes wrong, which is their responsibility in this case, why do they have to ... (more)
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Baby clothes donated
Russ Piggott, volunteer for the Blessing Barn, of Crystal Lake loads boxes of children's clothing into his car Friday at a temporary storage facility in Cary.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Prosecutor: Man posed younger online to meet Cary girl
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County prosecutor said Terrill Thomas posed as a younger man online and planned to meet a Cary girl for sex.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Man shot and killed by police in Wauconda identified
The 36-year-old man killed in the shooting involving a police officer in Wauconda Monday afternoon was wanted for questioning in connection with a stolen vehicle from Cary in McHenry County the week before.
Lake County News-Sun
Lake Zurich lifts ban on video gambling
The Lake Zurich Village Board on Monday voted 4-1 to amend the village's local liquor control ordinance to allow video gaming under the Illinois Video Gaming Act.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Endangered Camp Algonquin a long way from being saved
While old campgrounds are the stuff of ghost stories and horror movies, Camp Algonquin recently found itself recognized as being endangered and having historical, architectural significance.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Bureau County Republican
She was born in Ohio, Ill., living in Lockport since 1962. She retired from the Orland Park Library after 15 years of service and she was also an English teacher at Lockport Township High School, Central Campus for 20 years.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
McHenry Co. Towns Make Safest Cities List
While Crystal Lake and Cary did not make a recent list ranking the top 50 safest cities in Illinois, three McHenry Co.
Reel life: The goods and bads of 'Noah'
I greatly admire Darren Aronofsky's ambitious vision and epic execution of his biblical drama "Noah," but several minor stumbling blocks prevented me from embracing the movie as much as I wanted to.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Cary man charged after having 100 pounds of marijuana
A Cary man has been charged with unlawful possession of marijuana after he was caught with about 100 pounds of high-grade marijuana, the Drug Enforcement Agency said in a news release.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Bring the kids out to fish in McHenry County
The McHenry County Conservation District will host a Family Fishing Fun Fair Saturday, April 5. Choose from one of three sessions at different locations offered throughout the county: • 1 to 3 p.m. at the Fel-Pro RRR West Entrance's one-acre West Pond in Cary.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Organizers planning Cary-Grove Fights Hunger campaign
Next month begins the annual Cary-Grove Fights Hunger campaign, which has raised $51,000 for the Cary-Grove Food Pantry over the past three years.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Cary Park District schedules dog egg hunt
CARY – The Cary Park District has scheduled an egg hunt for dogs April 16 at the Hoffman Park Dog Park.
Reel life: Join Dann for more comedy clips
That's comedy, part 2 Join me and film historian Raymond Benson as Dann & Raymond's Movie Club presents Part 2 of its Greatest Comedy Movies of All Time.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Tower in FRG
We rejected it then, and agreed they could use the ski tower or the water tower, which I believe they are now doing.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Cary couple charged in Elgin armed robbery
A Cary couple already jailed for a Waukegan armed robbery was charged in connection with a similar robbery in Elgin, police said Monday.