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Contestants say support keeps them on target
Chris Kalamatas appreciates the support of his wife, Beth, far right, and looks forward to being fit and healthy to enjoy time with their grandkids Millie Bates, left, Deangelo Kalamatas, Damen Allen and Nadia Bates.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
Vets look to get back in shape through NISRA program
Andrew Bittenbender of Huntley walks his family dog, Gucci, on Saturday along Oak Ridge Road in Marengo.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Lake in the Hills to swear in new top cop
Deputy Chief David Brey was tapped to lead the department in March after the village board interviewed three internal candidates for the job.
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
Millennials jump into careers with company values in mind
MCC student Toni Ehredt of McHenry works the MCC Student Radio broadcast with instructor of speech and journalism Jim Stockwell while talking with MCC student Erin Gard of Lake in the Hills during the first MSR broadcast Wednesday in Crystal Lake.
Water main flushing to begin Monday in Lake in the Hills
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Public Works Department is scheduled to conduct its system-wide water main flushing program beginning on Monday.
NoWait apps offer suburban restaurant guests a pager-free experience
If you ever went to a busy restaurant, the hostess likely gave you a bulky pager that would flash and vibrate when your table was ready.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Images: One year anniversary of spring 2013 floods
Tyler Rachel, 14 and Jason Goris, 13 of Lombard check out a taxi stuck in the floodwaters along Finley Road near Charles Lane in Lombard Thursday.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Morning rains can't deter Lake in the Hills runners
Jerry Cravens of Algonquin talks with his son Owen, 10, near the finish line Sunday morning at the 15th Run Thru The Hills 5K and 10K road races in Lake in the Hills.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Lake in the Hills seeks funds for veterans memorial Posted Apr 12,...
The village has allocated $40,000 in this year's budget as seed money for the project and collected roughly $2,000 through fundraising efforts since last fall, said village board member Russ Ruzanski, also chairman of the veterans memorial committee.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Lake in the Hills couple duped in pregnancy scam
A couple from northwest suburban Lake in the Hills is duped out of a lot of money in a pregnancy scam.
Algonquin Rotary hosts poker tournament April 26
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Algonquin Rotary Club will host a Texas Hold'em charity tournament at 6 p.m., April 26, inside the Lake in the Hills American Legion, 1101 W. Algonquin Road.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Marlowe Middle School hosts community night on bullying
LAKE IN THE HILLS – District 158 families are invited to attend a community night focused on bullying at 6 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, inside Marlowe Middle School, 9625 Haligus Road, Lake in the Hills.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Bomb squad responds to suspicious object in Algonquin
Algonquin police, Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire officials, and the Kane County Bomb Squad are responding to an unknown object behind the Algonquin village hall in a wooded area south of Route 62. Police were called around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday after the public works department found a green piece of PVC pipe in the woods, according to Algonquin ... (more)
Huntley library director coming from Rockford
Novak has extensive background in library science, law and accounting. He will be Huntley library's fourth director in 25 years.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Cellphone crackdown: Local police departments step up enforcement of new law
In the span of two four-hour targeted enforcement campaigns earlier this year conducted by Lake in the Hills police, 41 drivers were cited for talking on cellphones while driving.
COD students start petition to support theater group
Last fall, the Buffalo Theatre Ensemble canceled the rest of its season for the current school year at College of DuPage.
Algonquin man who drove car into pond unable to talk to police
Paul Mellor, the 57-year-old man who was dramatically rescued from the Algonquin pond he drove into Wednesday, remained in critical condition Thursday at Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin, a spokeswoman said.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
McHenry Co. Towns Make Safest Cities List
While Algonquin and Lake in the Hills did not make a recent list ranking the top 50 safest cities in Illinois, three McHenry Co.
Bicyclist remains at hospital following accident
CRYSTAL LAKE – A 17-year-old bicyclist remains at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge a day after she was involved in a crash with a car.