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Marengo creates BYOB liquor permit for restaurants
MARENGO – Marengo has joined nearby Woodstock as one of the few places in the area to allow customers to bring beer or wine into restaurants to accompany their meal, according to city officials.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Piggly Wiggly Coming to Buffalo Grove?
Crain's Chicago Business in a March 14th article by H. Lee Murphy is reporting that an old name in the local supermarket business - Piggly Wiggly - is expanding here once again after virtually disappearing in the 1990s.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Marengo restores wastewater rate hikes
MARENGO – Residents in May will again see higher wastewater bills, now that construction has restarted on Marengo's wastewater treatment plant project.
Prim supporters take aim at Zinke
Supporters of McHenry County sheriff's candidate Bill Prim have thrown a one-two electoral punch at opponent Andrew Zinke in the days leading up to the March 18 primary.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Thu Mar 06, 2014
One dead in Woodstock fire
Firefighters responded to the 500 block of Kimball Avenue around 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, said Woodstock Fire Capt.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Valerie Blaine Maple sugaring heralds springa s arrival
Sap drips from a metal spire in a sugar maple tree at a maple-sugaring demonstration at Johnson's Mound in Elburn.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
MCCD class involves making maple sugar candy
MARENGO – Maple syrup will be turned into maple cream and maple sugar candy as part of a McHenry County Conservation District program.
Structure fire ongoing in Marengo
MARENGO – Firefighters are working to extinguish a structure fire along Root Road, near Marengo, according to officials from the Marengo Fire Protection District.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Conservation district offers spring programs in March
Children will enjoy an hour of fun, including a game, craft, snack and educational activities.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Marengo Lions Club hosts breakfast fundraiser
MARENGO – The Marengo Lions Club and Marengo LEO Club will host a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon, March 16, inside the Marengo United Methodist Church, 119 E. Washington St. Tickets are available now at $6 for adults and $3 for kids between the ages of 4 and 13. Children under the age of 3 are admitted free.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
District 154 increases technology fee for student laptops
MARENGO – Incoming freshmen at Marengo High School will have to chip-in an extra $5 next school year for a laptop as part of the school's expanding digital learning program.
Marengo man allegedly battered and sexually abused Marengo H.S. employee
WOODSTOCK – A Marengo man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges that he battered and sexually abused a Marengo Community High School employee.
Annual sugar maple festival approaches
MARENGO – While it may still feel like winter, the flowing of maple sap is a sign that spring is coming.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
PTSD discussion to be held in Marengo
The impact of post-traumatic stress disorder will be explored at 6:30 p.m. on March 10 at Lifetree Cafe, 125 S. State St., Marengo.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Attorney relocates office after Christmas night fire
Attorney Paula Rieghns checks her cell phone at her new office in Marengo. On Christmas, a mysterious fire destroyed her office and had the attorney worried about her safety.
Lifelong Marengo resident a fixture at Zion Lutheran
Sherry Roberts, a Marengo resident who actively volunteers at Zion Lutheran Church and the Bethesda home in Marengo, recently went to downstate Washington to help tornado victims.
Marengo woman's passion for volunteering helps set example
Kathy Cregan of Marengo has devoted much of her time to volunteering and works with Visiting Angels in Crystal Lake as a caregiver for an elderly couple.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Flood advisory in effect for McHenry County
The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory for much of northeastern Illinois, including portions of southern McHenry County.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Marengo-Union Library hosts family memoirs class
MARENGO – Residents can learn about the tips and tools to preserve family memories forever during a writing class at 10 a.m., Thursday, inside the Marengo-Union Library, 200 S. State St., Marengo.