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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Cary Parks offers 'Luau Day at the Pool'
The Cary Park District pool will turn into a luau-themed beach party. "Luau Day at the Pool" will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the Cary Park District pool at the Community Center, 255 Briargate Road, Cary.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Defenders taking donations for garage sale
CRYSTAL LAKE – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County will be taking donations this weekend and early next week for its summer garage sale.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Cary considering facade grant for new pub
CARY – Two beer brewers are hoping to buy the Cary Public House at 208 W. Main St. in order to open a pub and restaurant called the Cary Ale House and Brewing Company.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
With video gambling, Lake Zurich guarding against 'mini Las Vegas'
Now that Lake Zurich officials are on board with video gambling, Mayor Thomas Poynton says he and other officials want to ensure the village doesn't develop a "mini Las Vegas" appearance.
Explorations for bats, crayfish part of MCCD programs
WOODSTOCK – Catching fireflies, telling stories around campfires and hikes are on all the agenda for upcoming McHenry County Conservation Distriction programs.
Cary contest open to kids and their dogs
Is your dog the smartest? Happiest? Most loved? Best fed? Does he or she have the longest ears, shortest legs or loudest bark? Show off your best friend and let your doggie be the star of the show as the Cary Park District hosts a Kid's Dog Show.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
One hurt in 'suspicious' fire outside Cary
The Cary Fire Protection District got the call at 3:35 a.m. Saturday for a single-story home on fire.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Cary celebrates a great declaration
A pyrotechnic spectacle decorated the night sky over Cary on Thursday night as others will in these coming summer nights in celebration of the anniversary of our independence.
Cary celebrates the Fourth with music, fireworks
Meredith Levine, 7, of Cary rocks out to what she says is her favorite musical group, Alex and The Allstars, during the Cary Summer Celebration Thursday at Lions Park.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Yes to fireworks, but not on the Fourth
Though the Fourth of July is perhaps the most popular date for fireworks shows, some towns hold their celebrations on a different night.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Cary to seek bids for electric supply
CARY – Village staff plans to go out for bid on its next contract for Cary's municipal aggregation electricity supply.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Kid-centric programming explores animals of land, water
WOODSTOCK – Snakes, hawks and the creatures dwelling in ponds and creeks will be discovered in upcoming McHenry County Conservation District programming.
Images: The Week in Pictures
Sometimes mascot, clowns, mimes, and other costumed characters sort of make me feel uneasy.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Cary zoning board gives thumbs-up to school height rules
The village's Board of Zoning, Planning and Appeals on Thursday recommended approval of a text amendment to the zoning code that would allow schools to have buildings up to 50 feet tall, as long as the space above 30 feet is not for occupancy.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
One person sent to hospital after Cary crash
A crash Wednesday at Route 14 and Cary-Algonquin Road involving four vehicles, including a school bus, sent one person to the hospital, the police department said in a news release.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Cary administrator receives 7.8 percent salary increase
The Village Board recently approved a 7.83 percent pay increase for Clark bringing his salary to $143,000 a year from $132,613.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
Woman taken to hospital after hot air balloon incident
HUNTLEY – A 93-year-old Cary woman was taken to the hospital after the hot balloon she was in made a rough landing at a Huntley golf course.