5 hrs ago
Historic downtown Huntley mill could be razed
The village board recently authorized staff members to enter into negotiations with Lake in the Hills-based CSC Commercial Inc. The developer is proposing razing the 19th century structure, formerly the Sawyer-Kelley mill, and erecting a one-story, multi-tenant, 5,400-square-foot commercial building in its place modeled on the architecture of the ... (more)
9 hrs ago
Fundraiser set for liver transplant recipient
The Lake in the Hills toddler spent a week in the hospital, diagnosed with acute liver failure and pancytopenia – a disease that causes an abnormally low level of blood cells produced by the bone marrow.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
McHenry County Under Wind Chill Advisory; Temps to Plunge Below Zero
Bundle up Algonquin and Lake in the Hills! The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for McHenry County and the surrounding areas until 5 a.m. Thursday.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Lake in the Hills police reports for Dec. 10, 2013
He was also wanted on a warrant out of McHenry County for violation of an order of protection.
Modest growth at D-300 won't cause immediate boundary changes
ALGONQUIN – Student growth at the state's sixth-largest school district will increase by roughly 600 students during the next 10 years, a modest trend that won't force District 300 officials to immediately redraw attendance boundaries.
Extreme Cold Expected Tonight Through Tuesday Morning
A special weather statement was issued for Algonquin and Lake in the Hills on accuweather.com.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
LITH Police Arrest 3 for DUI in Holiday Crackdown
Results are in from Lake in the Hills Police's "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" holiday crackdown conducted this past Thanksgiving.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
LITH Man Charged with Sexual Abuse, Construction by Sonic, Algonquin Fire
Miss any of the news this past week? Here is a list of top stories on Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Patch this past week, from Monday, Dec. 2, to Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Weather in Algonquin, LITH: A Cold Week Ahead
Algonquin and Lake in the Hills residents should be sure to bundle up this week as temperatures dip far below freezing for most of the week.
Holiday Rock on the Fox in Algonquin
Tree lighting ceremonies, visits with Santa, and fun activities planned for this weekend in Algonquin and Lake in the Hills.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Municipalities, MCCD to share in Route 31 bike path maintenance
As part of the Route 31 and Algonquin Western Bypass improvements, Illinois and McHenry County contributed toward the cost of a bike path.
Huntley trustees decide to demolish historical downtown mill
HUNTLEY – A former 19th century mill in downtown Huntley will be demolished and turned into a multi-tenant commercial space fashioned with a late-1800s look, the Village Board unanimously decided Thursday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Weekender: LITH Festival of Trees, Algonquin's Holiday Rock on the Fox
TGIF Algonquin and Lake in the Hills! There are two annual holiday events planned in Algonquin and Lake in the Hills this weekend.
Lake in the Hills Police Arrest Several for DUI, Domestic Battery, Trespassing
Note: The following information was obtained from Lake in the Hills Police arrest reports.
County unemployment rate drops to 6.8 percent in October
CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County's unemployment rate fell to 6.8 percent in October, down from 7.5 percent a year ago, according to preliminary figures released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Overloaded Electrical Outlet Starts Fire at Riverview Restaurant
An overloaded electrical outlet is suspected as the cause for a fire late Tuesday night at Riverview Restaurant in Algonquin.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Special bond with special education aides
Marlowe Middle School inclusion aide Sharon Peckham assists Kiera Smith during a project that incorporates math skills in class at the school in Lake in the Hills.
Lake in the Hills affordable housing plan moves forward Updated Dec...
A developer proposing a 60-unit apartment complex on the south side of Harvest Gate in Lake in the Hills expects to break ground on the project this spring.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Huntley parks to seek voter OK for new facility
This photo of DeKalb Park District's indoor, artificial turf facility illustrates what Huntley Park District would like to build, if voters approve the referendum question on the March ballot.
LITH Festival of Trees, Algonquin's Holiday Rock on the Fox this Weekend
Greetings Algonquin and Lake in the Hills! Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, it's time to move full speed ahead into the next holiday.