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  1. Algonquin man uses 3D printing skills to make repair at food pantry greenhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Photo provided Algonquin library's Digital Literacy Librarian Kenny Duray, Jack Henderson Interfaith Food Pantry volunteer and Laurie Selpien, Interfaith Food Pantry volunteer discuss a vine clamp Henderson printed on a 3-D printer. Photo provided Interfaith Food Pantry volunteer Jack Henderson speaks with Algonquin library's Digital Literacy Librarian Kenny Duray after Henderson printed a vine clamp on a 3-D printer.

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  2. MCC candidates weigh in on tuition, private-public partnershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A recently approved tuition increase for McHenry County College students, public-private partnerships and getting students to a degree or certificate were among the topics raised at a candidate forum Monday evening. Three seats on the college's Board of Trustees are on the ballot in April, including two six-year terms and one four-year term.

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  3. McHenry County adjusts to snowy spring breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Sarah Nader- snader@shawmedia.com Lily Mae Mitchell, 5, of Crystal Lake and her father, JC Mitchell, pile on the snow while building a snowman in front of their Crystal Lake home Monday, March 23, 2015. According to the National Weather Service, more than 6 inched of snow fell in some parts of McHenry County on Monday.

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  4. Huntley School District 158 moving 600 Leggee Elementary students under new boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    HUNTLEY – Later this fall, Huntley School District 158 officials will begin moving roughly 600 students at Leggee Elementary into other schools, as part of new attendance boundaries phased in over the next three years. The attendance remap that district board members recently approved should create more classroom space at the overcrowded Huntley elementary school, after administrators this year converted computer labs into makeshift classrooms to fit the oversized student population.

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  5. Two comic book shops come to Crystal LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Jason Humphrey of Crystal Lake talks with Cory Stolberg, manager of My Happy Place Comics, while picking up a new comic book at the new Crystal Lake store. CRYSTAL LAKE – When Deneen Perron's son worked at her used bookstore in downtown Crystal Lake, he would joke that when she died, he would turn it into a pet shop or a comic book store.

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  6. Electronic billboard permit squeaks by McHenry County BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board approved, but just barely, its first request to erect an electronic billboard since approving new and tougher regulations. The only County Board member to speak before the vote was Vice Chairwoman Yvonne Barnes, R- Cary , who opposed the idea.

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  7. EASTER 2015 EVENTSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    After removing the goodies, the children we able to recycle the eggs for future Easters. EASTER BUNNY BREAKFAST BUFFET , 8 a.m. to noon March 14, St. John the Baptist Catholic Elementary School, 2304 W. Church St., Johnsburg.

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  8. McHenry County grand jury indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    The following people were indicted by a McHenry County grand jury, according to the McHenry County State's Attorney's Office. The charges are allegations, and defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty: • Molly G. Streich, 31, 102 Pondwood Drive, Madison, Wisconsin, two counts of aggravated battery and obstructing a peace officer.

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  9. Our View: Committee vote favors transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Thumbs up: To the six state representatives in the House Counties & Township Committee who voted Thursday against House Bill 261, which wanted to make government less transparent by allowing government units to post public notices on their websites rather than in newspapers for a larger audience to see. Voting for government transparency were states Reps.

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  10. Lakewood joins other area communities in criticizing proposed cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    LAKEWOOD – The cuts proposed by Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner to the state's villages and cities wouldn't hit the village of Lakewood as hard as it may hit others, the village president said. But Village President Erin Smith warned that the laying off of police officers and other cuts to public safety – which some elected officials said would have to follow Rauner's proposed cuts – wouldn't leave its impacts at the town boundaries.

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  11. No injuries after garage fire in unincorporated AlgonquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    ALGONQUIN – A garage fire in unincorporated Algonquin resulted in moderate damage to the garage's contents, but no injuries, fire officials said. The Algonquin- Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District was dispatched shortly after 7 a.m. to 10290 Kenilworth Avenue in unincorporated Algonquin for a detached garage that was on fire, Assistant Fire Chief Peter Van Dorpe said.

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  12. Centegra's Huntley hospital passes halfway mark, workers celebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com Tradesmen Tom Price of Downers Grove and Felix Ramos of Elgin of Great Lake Western food service equipment go through the buffet line during a lunch at the Centegra Hospital-Huntley construction site in Huntley on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. 250 tradesmen were recognized for reaching the construction project's halfway mark and their 235 days without a lost-time accident and more than 220,000 man hours of completed work on the new hospital.

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  13. Dense fog descends on McHenry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Southbound traffic on Randall Rd. in Algonquin is shrouded in fog Tuesday morning. The fog will be dense enough to limit visibility to a quarter of a mile or less.

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  14. Algonquin mom fired rifle at TV as 3 kids were watching, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin woman told authorities she was upset with how much TV her children were watching and that she didn't like the program when she allegedly shot the television set, Algonquin Police said. The woman, 40-year-old Jennifer S. Ullery, of 3012 Talaga Drive, was charged with discharge of a firearm, a felony, and other misdemeanors.

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  15. Dense fog advisory extended for McHenry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Southbound traffic on Randall Rd. in Algonquin is shrouded in fog Tuesday morning.

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  16. Our View: 'Deadline' to register to vote is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    It used to be the absolute cutoff point for registering to vote was four weeks before the next election. Miss that deadline, and you were out of luck.

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  17. Defenders to host McHenry recycling drive on March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    McHENRY - The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County will conduct a recycling collection for fluorescent tubes, Styrofoam, electronics, and batteries from 9 a.m. until noon Saturday, March 14, at the Metra Station parking lot, 4005 Main Street. The Defenders continue to collect certain items that are not usually accepted by curbside programs that would be harmful to the environment if put in a landfill.

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  18. Algonquin, West Dundee insurance agents fined by Illinois Dept. of InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    In one action, the Department fined an Algonquin insurance agent and agency for submitting insurance documents to an insurer that had a "non-genuine" signature of a consumer, the Department said in a news release. Steven B. Froehlich and Froehlich & Coyle Inc., of Algonquin will pay a $1,000 fine.

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  19. Physical education revamped as McHenry County schools focus on lifelong fitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com Olson Elementary School P. E. teacher Jackie Anderson directs her class in basketball fundamentals on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Woodstock School District 200 received a $550,000 million federal grant last year, which they've used in part to revamp their K-5 physical education curriculum.

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  20. Daughters of American Revolution seeking members in Fox River ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    ALGONQUIN – The Fox River Valley Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is conducting a membership drive as part of a nationwide celebration to commemorate the 125th anniversary of the founding of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. All women who can document descent from a Revolutionary War patriot are encouraged to consider joining this service organization, which has promoted historic preservation, education and patriotism since its formation in 1890.

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