Sunday Jul 20
State law requires certain percentage of housing to be 'affordable'
Lenny Szarek Carpentry employee Dennis Slomka works Tuesday on the Crystal Lake Pedcor project.
Sunday Jul 20
Graphic: Affordable housing in McHenry County
As part of the 2003 Affordable Housing Planning and Appeal Act, the state wants municipalities with at least 1,000 people to have at least 10 percent of their housing units deemed "affordable."
Sat Jul 19, 2014
MCRide transit service may soon go farther
The size of the county's MCRide program might grow as the county's transportation division has been discussing expanding the dial-a-ride program with other municipalities.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Spring Grove Horse Show turns 50
Ceara Mulvey , 13, of Johnsburg and Kelsey Bergloff, 16, of Spring Grove head to the arena Wednesday at Horse Fair Park in Spring Grove to train for upcoming horse shows.
McCullom Lake Road reopened after pavement patching
JOHNSBURG – The section of McCullom Lake Road that was closed Thursday for pavement patching has been reopened, according to the village of Johnsburg.
Bond increased, no new judge for Shane Lamb
WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge doubled the bond for Shane Lamb in lieu of new, harsher felonies prosecutors levied against him last week.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Wonder Lake Firefighters Association plans annual volleyball tournament
Check-in for the tournament starts at 10 a.m. Aug. 16 at Halftime Bar and Grill, 2405 Johnsburg Road, Johnsburg, with the tournament starting at 11 a.m. Raffles will begin at 3 p.m. Registration forms are due by July 20 in order to guarantee a T-shirt.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Improvements, equipment purchases get OK in Johnsburg
JOHNSBURG – Security cameras, parking lot improvements and streetscaping along Johnsburg Road are some of expenditures the village of Johnsburg has lined up.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Lamb faces new charges, serious penalties in new indictment
WOODSTOCK – New charges carrying serious prison time were levied against Shane Lamb, a five-time felon accused of residential burglary , and the man believed to be closely involved with the death of a Johnsburg teen .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Portion of McCullom Lake Road temporarily closed
McCullom Lake Road in McCullom Lake is closed a quarter mile east of Ringwood Road due to an emergency culvert repair, according to a Nixle alert from the Johnsburg Police Department.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
McHenry signs up for accident investigation team
A newly approved agreement between the McHenry and Spring Grove police departments on top of the agreement the city of McHenry already has with the village of Johnsburg will be the basis of a new multi-jurisdictional accident investigation team.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Detour: Two new road projects set to start
As we're sure you're already aware, road work has been suspended this weekend for the Independence Day holiday.
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.
McCullom Lake Road to close for emergency repairs
JOHNSBURG – McCullom Lake Road will be closed about a third of a mile east of Ringwood Road for two days next week for emergency repairs, according to an alert from the village of Johnsburg.