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District 300 names two new principals
The Community Unit District 300 school board recently appointed two new principals for Lincoln Prairie Elementary School in Lake in the Hills and Parkview Elementary School in Carpentersville.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Yogurtland to open in Algonquin
The business, which serves frozen yogurt, is expected to open later this year at 432 S. Randall Road in Algonquin.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
County begins developing code of conduct for appointees
WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board is wasting no time developing a code of conduct for its appointees to boards and commissions to follow.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Lake in the Hills man gets second chance after drug arrest
A Lake in the Hills man charged with dealing drugs out of his home after tips from vigilant neighbors is getting a second chance.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
LITH hires new finance director
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has a new finance director. The Village Board on Thursday hired Rich Hentschel to replace Robert Miller, who resigned from the job in May for personal reasons.
Two men charged with burglary, trespass in Crystal Lake
CRYSTAL LAKE – Two men face multiple criminal charges after they allegedly burglarized several vehicles within a Crystal Lake neighborhood, police said Saturday.
Lake in the Hills man in jail after standoff Updated Jul 26, 2014...
A suicidal Lake in the Hills man who barricaded himself in his house is being held in McHenry County Jail, authorities said.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Illinois Bar Journal
DUI and Traffic Law Updates - Fall 2014
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McHenry County Grand Jury indictments for July 25, 2014
The following people were indicted by a McHenry County Grand Jury, according to the McHenry County State's Attorney's office.
Man Rescued from Fox River After Canoe Tips Over in Algonquin Dam
For the second time in a month, local rescuers were able to save someone Friday who became stuck in the dam on the Fox River in Algonquin.
Fisherman rescued from Fox River dam in Algonquin Updated Jul 25,...
Peter Van Dorpe, Assistant Chief with the Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Fire Department, said the unidentified man drifted too close to the Algonquin Dam when fishing at about 7:15 a.m., and was swept into the boil.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Lake in the Hills man charged after standoff with police
Sarah Nader- email@example.com Benedicto Rodriguez of Lake in the Hills is handcuffed and brought into custody after a SWAT team was called to assist Lake in the Hills police with a person who barricaded themselves inside a residence near the 100 block of Deer Path Road Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Lake in the Hills standoff ends peacefully
A suicidal man is in custody after barricading himself in a house in the 100 block of Deerpath Road in Lake in the Hills on Wednesday afternoon, officials said.
Lake in the Hills looks to update economic incentive policy
LAKE IN THE HILLS – Village officials want to update the village's economic incentive policy, which is in place to help attract businesses to the community.
Oak Forest Cops Nab Suspects in String of Car Burglaries
Oak Forest police last week arrested several suspects in a string of car burglaries in the area.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
LITH American Legion auxiliary holds meat raffle Aug. 2
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Lake in the Hills American Legion 1231 will host a meat raffle at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2. To get the grilling season off to a great start, there will kebabs, pub burgers, chops, roasts, steaks, ribs and more varieties of meat to win! There will be multiple winners per raffle.
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Compass Lake Residents Upset Over Possible Assessment Fee
Residents in one Jackson county subdivision may be digging deeper into their wallets, and are not happy about it.
New law empowers county board to remove appointees
A new state law will make it easier for the McHenry County Board to throw the appointed bums out of its numerous boards and commissions.
Area Chambers of Commerce Helping Keep Businesses Informed
On Friday, August 8th Congressman Roskum will provide an update from Washington for area business Members of the Crystal Lake, Algonquin/Lake in the Hills, CaryGrove and Northern Kane County Chamber of Commerce.
None injured after Crystal Lake structure fire
Responders from the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department arrived on scene around 1 a.m. Tuesday to find smoke and flames coming from the roof of a single-family raised ranch home, 4908 Saggers Lane, Crystal Lake, according to a press release from the department.