Golf at the Woodstock Library
Eric Lichtenauer of Woodstock helps his daughter Lillian, 3, to putt towards an obstacle Saturday at the Woodstock Library.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
Lake in the Hills raising money for veteran's memorial
LAKE IN THE HILLS – Village officials are working on raising money for a veteran's memorial at Village Hall.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Lake in the Hills business finds global success
Converter Tim Nachtwey works on a roll-off machine Thursday at Advanced Flexible Composites in Lake in the Hills.
Brey named next Lake in the Hills police chief
Chief of Patrol Services Dave Brey will take the helm of the police department on May 1, according to a news release.
St. Baldricks Day 2014
Sarah Richter, 17, of Lake in the Hills has her head shaved while participating in the Crystal Lake South Kiwanis 'KEY CLUB' ShaveAthon for St. Baldrick's Day in Crystal Lake Thursday, March 13, 2014.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
McHenry County's unemployment rate falls to 8.3 percent
CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County's unemployment rate fell to 8.3 percent in January, down from 9.9 percent in January 2013, according to preliminary figures released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Park District Moves Forward With Aquatic Center Plans
Plans for an aquatic center on Ackman Road are starting to take shape. The Lake in the Hills Village Board is expected to approve this week an annexation agreement with the Crystal Lake Park District for a 27-acre parcel of land along the south side of Ackman Road, just west of Swanson Road, where the park district plans to build a recreation and ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Our View: Voting lifts uncertainty
Hill touched on 2013's successes and acknowledged the work that needs to be done in the future to enact change.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Police departments plan St. Patrick's day enforcement
With grants from the Illinois Department of Transportation, police departments in communities such as Lake in the Hills, Algonquin, Crystal Lake and Bull Valley will be conducting special patrols as part of a crackdown on drunk drivers.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Prom-goers shop at seventh annual "My Sister's Dress"
"MoJo," the nighttime radio DJ with Star 105.5, makes an announcement that the doors will soon be opening to participants lined up to enter the Big Brother's Big Sister's "My Sister's Dress" prom dress sales event at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake on Sunday, March 5th, 2014.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Cary plans to examine water service line rules
CARY – A winter that has left a deep frost in the ground and frozen water service lines is leading Cary to examine its policy on fixing those lines.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Hampshire Park District's preschool expanding to day care
Beginning March 31, full day care will be available from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for infants and toddlers and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday for children ages 2 and up, according to Rosemary Kesse, the district's director of youth education.
Undercover operation nets three cannabis arrests
Two Harvard men and a Delvan, Wis., man were arrested in connection with a month-long undercover investigation, the McHenry County Sheriff's Office announced in a news release Thursday.
LITH settles lawsuit with former horse stable tenant for $11,000
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village and a former tenant of the municipal-owned horse stable property at 1109 Pyott Road have settled a lawsuit for $11,000.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
LITH fears cost of Randall Road project
LAKE IN THE HILLS – According to a village analysis of the county's continuous flow intersection plans, the project will cost taxing bodies an extra $35.8 million over the course of 20 years.
LITH plans Family Fun Night for Friday
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village has scheduled a Family Fun Night for Friday as a way for people to learn about the village's spring recreation programs, according to a news release.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Hill delivers late, but hopeful, state of McHenry County address
WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Board Chairwoman Tina Hill spent the first half of her second State of the County Address looking back, and the second half looking forward.
19 Cited for Using Cell Phones While Driving During 4-Hour Enforcement
The Lake in the Hills Police on Monday conducted a "distracted driving enforcement zone" on Pyott Road north of Algonquin Road to monitor the use of cellular telephones while operating a vehicle.
Two LITH residents charged with growing marijuana
Two Lake in the Hills residents have been charged with growing marijuana and selling marijuana, according to a McHenry County Sheriff's news release.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Movie theater liquor license up for vote in Naperville
The future of beverage selections at AMC Showplace 16 in Naperville will be up for discussion during Tuesday's city council meeting.