McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for McHenry County, IL. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,100 in McHenry County, IL

  1. Letter: Betterment of citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Northwest Herald

    Mr. Tirio is unlike your typical candidate. He is in this election for the betterment of the citizens in McHenry County rather than his own personal gain.

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  2. Republican McHenry County Board candidates talk property taxes, government consolidation at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Republican candidates for McHenry County Board Districts 1, 2 and 3 answered questions on topics ranging from expanding transportation in McHenry County to helping retirees be able to afford their homes at a forum Thursday held by the McHenry County League of Women Voters. All 11 candidates for the two open seats in each district, which covers the highly populated southeast corner of the county, were in attendance.

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  3. McHenry County agency faces challenges housing people after disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Northwest Herald

    ... after his house burned down and he lost all of his possessions. After about 20 years of working with the McHenry County Housing Authority to help house people after disasters, it's become apparent how many people rush out of their homes in the ...

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  4. Dems in congressional races outline prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Strengthening the Affordable Care Act, improving the economy and establishing a budget that looks long term were some of the priorities laid out by five Democrats vying for the chance to appear on the November ballot. The candidates for the 6th and 14th Congressional districts laid out their visions and answered voter questions over the course of an hour and a half at the first of five League of Women Voters forums, which took place last week at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake.

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  5. Learn about Citizens' Climate Lobby at next Green Drinks Feb. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Daily Herald

    Rick Johnson of the McHenry County Chapter of Citizens' Climate Lobby will speak at the next monthly meeting of McHenry County Green Drinks from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Duke's Alehouse & Kitchen, 110 N. Main St. in Crystal Lake. On the first Wednesday of each month, environmentally-minded people gather upstairs to network and talk about "greening" the future.

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  6. election questionnaires sent out to McHenry County candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Northwest Herald

    These questionnaires are a valuable tool for candidates to get their message and campaign information in front of readers. They will be published on our Election Central website.

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  7. Democratic congressional candidates talk economy, Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Strengthening the Affordable Care Act, improving the economy and establishing a budget that looks long term were some of the priorities laid out by five Democrats vying for the chance to appear on the November ballot. The candidates for the 6th and 14th Congressional districts laid out their visions and answered voter questions over the course of an hour and a half at the first of five League of Women Voters forums, which took place Thursday evening at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake.

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  8. Day Trip: A whiter shade of trail in McHenry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Daily Gazette

    A skier moves along a wooded trail in the McHenry County Conservation District, which offers a wide variety of winter sport opportunities. McHENRY COUNTY – Got skis? Just found the joy of snowshoeing? Thinking of trying skate-skiing? Or do you prefer faster speeds in a snowmobile? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you should head to McHenry County, where the Conservation District there has plenty to do for fans of the fluffy stuff.

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  9. Man sentenced to prison after 5th DUI offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Chicago Tribune

    ... sentenced Thursday for what authorities said was his fifth DUI offense. David Ciengi, 52, was sentenced in McHenry County court to four years in prison but is expected to serve half that with day-for-day credit. Authorities said Ciengi was pulled ...

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  10. McHenry County school officials: Cost per pupil factors in location, demographics, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Northwest Herald

    ... at Huntley High School in Huntley. Huntley High School is maintaining a very low cost-per-pupil ratio. Across McHenry County, school districts have spent anywhere between $8,800 to $15,400 per student, the most recent Illinois Department of ...

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  11. Woodstock's old firehouse opens as warming center for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Northwest Herald

    ... to rest during the day, Rogers said. Services providers, including representatives from Thresholds and the McHenry County Housing Authority , will also be available for individualized assistance. "If we have a place where we can find people who are ... 1 comment

  12. Pratt, EvelynRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Northwest Herald

    ... cousins, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 1:00 PM in the McHenry County Memorial Park Chapel, 11301 Lake Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098. Visitation will be held in the chapel from 12:00 Noon until the ...

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  13. McHenry County communities aim to boost Spanish-language resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Northwest Herald

    ... spoke English less than “very well,” according to the survey. The trend follows in other McHenry County towns, too. Overall, the census estimated 14.6 percent of the 289,677 people in the county speaks a language other than English at ...

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  14. Texts sent by cop posing as dead woman can be used at man's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Chicago Tribune

    Text messages sent by a detective posing as a woman who had died of an overdose can be used at the upcoming trial of a man who received the texts and was charged with supplying drugs to the woman. A McHenry County judge ruled Wednesday that prosecutors can use the evidence against Herman Trigg, a former Crystal Lake man who is charged with drug-induced homicide in the April death of Melissa Carroll, of McHenry.

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  15. County gets state cash to address teen pregnancy in Dist. 300Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Daily Herald

    ... in DuPage County were to teens. Cook County was at 5.3 percent. Lake County came in at 5.6 percent. And McHenry County was at 3.3 percent. Jeffers said the curriculum will be a mix of information on abstinence and contraceptives. It will target both ...

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  16. McHenry County's congressional candidates to be featured at League of Women Voters forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Northwest Herald

    The first of five McHenry County League of Women Voters candidate forums takes place Thursday evening with candidates for the county's two congressional seats. Candidates for the 6th and 14th congressional districts, or their representatives, will attend the forum, which starts at 7 p.m. in Building B of McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14, Crystal Lake .

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  17. McHenry County Board won't ask Illinois lawmakers for online sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board removed collecting online sales tax from its list of 2016 legislative priorities, and rejected efforts by some to remove a request to pass laws that would make township consolidation easier. County Board members voted Tuesday evening, 18-4, to approve its list of initiatives it wants state and federal lawmakers to pursue this year, but not before more than an hour of debate on the nonbinding document that prompted Chairman Joe Gottemoller, R- Crystal Lake , to admonish members that they were "beating these to death."

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  18. McHenry County deer harvest up nearly 10 percent in 2015-16 hunting seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Northwest Herald

    Sarah Nader- [email protected] Deer graze at Moraine Hills State Park in McHenry while an arctic blast hits McHenry County with subzero temperatures and frigid winds Monday, January 27, 2014. Danielle Guerra- [email protected] A group of deer graze in a cornfield near Sterne's Woods in Crystal Lake at dusk on Tuesday.

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  19. SUV, valuables stolen during 2 residential burglaries in CaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Northwest Herald

    ... out the burglaries should contact the police department at 847-639-2341 or provide information anonymously to McHenry County Crime Stoppers at 800-762-7867 .

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  20. Light snow to fall on McHenry County through morning commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Northwest Herald

    About a third of an inch of snow fell overnight in McHenry County, but the National Weather Service is reporting the snow falling throughout Wednesday morning will not add to that total. However, meteorologists expect a dusting might occur on some surfaces as snow flurries continue.

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