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Lake in the Hills planning road work next month
The work, which will include street resurfacing and some curb repair, will begin in September and be completed in October.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New Life Baptist hosts Awana Clubs
New Life Baptist Church in Lake in the Hills will host Awana Clubs at 5-7 p.m. Sundays, beginning Sept.
Lake in the Hills' Summer Sunset festival expands wine tastings
An expanded wine tasting, a combined business and craft showcase and additional unlimited carnival ride times are some of the changes to Lake in the Hills' Summer Sunset Festival.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Murder suspect arrested in Lake in the Hills
A federal parolee suspected in a stabbing death earlier this month in west-central Illinois has been arrested in Lake in the Hills.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Police Blotter: DUI, Drug, Aggravated Assault Arrests
Ahmad Aslam Moatersim was arrested at the Lake in the Hills Police Department on Aug. 10 for aggravated assault and criminal trespassing.
Man wanted on murder charge apprehended in Lake in the Hills
A Chicago man wanted on murder charges in Knox County has been apprehended by the McHenry County Sheriff's Office, according to a news release.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Garage sale turns thinking chair into healing chair
Jennifer Falco poses for a portrait Friday in her Crystal Lake home. Falco sold her son's "Blue's Clues" thinking chair to a 2-year-old boy with sensory processing disorder.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Lake in the Hills Summer Sunset 5K set for Friday
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Summer Sunset 5K run and 2-mile walk is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at Sunset Park at 5200 Miller Road, Lake in the Hills.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
McHenry County unemployment rate hits 5.7 percent
CRYSTAL LAKE – The unemployment rate in McHenry County fell to 5.7 percent in July, a record low since the Great Recession, according to preliminary figures from the U.S. Department of Labor and the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Volunteers needed for Lake in the Hills festival
The Lake in the Hills Summer Sunset Festival still has volunteer positions to fill, and it needs the community's help to succeed.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Veteran project promotes awareness through artwork
After serving in the Navy for 13 years, Woods of Huntley left the military just last year.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Police investigate sexual assault report at Elgin hospital
Elgin police are investigating a report of a criminal sexual assault by a staff member against a patient at Presence St. Joseph Hospital.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Lake in the Hills firm sues over toll scofflaw list
The designation stings even more when you're neither a super scofflaw nor an average scofflaw, businessman John O'Hara has found.
Lake in the Hills offers incentive to draw new business
The village board recently approved an incentive policy to help promote new investment from restaurants and independent small businesses looking to locate in areas where existing buildings require upgrades or remodeling.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Huntley police reports for Aug. 12, 2014
He also was arrested on a McHenry County warrant related to domestic battery. • Gabriel Ramos, 35, 10790 Cambria Court, Huntley, was arrested Thursday, July 10, on an outstanding warrant related to drug paraphernalia possession.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Police explorer programs throughout McHenry County allows for youth to learn about law enforcement
Cary Police Explorer Matt Wade, 17, of Cary directs traffic along Silver Lake Road before the Summer Celebration fireworks show July 3 at Lions Park.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Crystal Lake man killed in Lake in the Hills crash
Authorities on Sunday identified Justin Blanco of Crystal Lake as the motorcyclist who died early Saturday after a crash in Lake in the Hills.
Detour: Bridge, road work done near Huntley
New traffic signals at Harmony and Hemmer roads, and at Marengo Road and Main Street, are also finished.
Local attorney to lead state bar council
LAKE IN THE HILLS – Attorney David B. Franks was recently named chairman of the Illinois State Bar Association Traffic Laws and Courts Section Council.
Jim Davis Town shuts down; school boss quits; horse racing ban
Some opinions require lots of words and elaboration. This is Sunday Soapbox, not-so-briefly-stated commentary from one Daily Herald editor, shamelessly stolen from the Saturday feature with almost the same name.