McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

McHenry County Newswire (Page 6)

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

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  1. Sources confirm ID of domestic violence suspect shot by Crystal Lake policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Northwest Herald

    ... in officer-involved shootings. The event remains under investigation by the Illinois State Police, and the McHenry County State's Attorney Office has been notified, according to the release. Police continued to search in and around the home on ...

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  2. Man driving 1932 Roadster killed in rollover crash near Crystal LakeRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A man driving a classic car was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash Saturday evening in northwest suburban unincorporated Crystal Lake. Scott M. Madda, 52, was driving a 1932 Ford Roadster eastbound on Route 176 when the vehicle struck the southern bridge wall, then the norhtern bridge wall, then rolled over, according to a statement from the McHenry County sheriff's office.

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  3. McHenry County home sales continue to climbRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Home sales in McHenry County increased 14.2 percent in May from a year ago, greatly outdoing sales gains statewide and in neighboring counties. The median home price in the county last month climbed 5.5 percent from May 2014, increasing from a sales price of $167,750 to $177,000, according to figures released Monday by the Illinois Association of Realtors.

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  4. Marengo softball finishes second in Class 3ARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Legal Record

    Fans, players, and parents mingle together on the field after the trophy presentations marking the end of the IHSA Class 3A state finals tournament. Photo by Greg Harutunian/for Chronicle Media The Marengo girls' softball team tore through its regular schedule and into post-season tournament play like a buzzsaw, while becoming the lone entry from McHenry County in the IHSA Class 3A state finals at East Peoria.

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  5. Former nursing assistant takes plea in Crystal Lake nursing home sex caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Northwest Herald

    ... not immediately remanded to custody, but will appear in court on June 24 and spend the next 59 days in the McHenry County Jail, after which he was ordered to complete two years of reporting probation. Bird, formerly of Woodstock , will not be ...

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  6. McHenry County news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Legal Record

    ... physical therapy, and community wellness programs. A permanent site is slated for 2017 near I-90 on Route 47. McHenry County added a full interchange at I-90 and Route 23 to the transportation project to-do list. The county already paid more than ...

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  7. Flash flood watch issued for McHenry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Northwest Herald

    Heavy rains that will continue through Monday have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a flash flood watch for McHenry County. Meteorologists expect periods of thunderstorms to hit northern Illinois throughout the day and into the evening, with heavy downpours likely, according to the watch that went into effect at 7 a.m. Officials warned that recent bouts of rain over the area in the past 10 days has caused the ground to be saturated, leading to rapid waterway and road flooding.

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  8. MCC board weighs cost as it looks for president search firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Cost is one of the factors being weighed as the board charged with finding McHenry County College a new president considers what search firms are in the running. The college's Board of Trustees narrowed the pool of firms to three after a discussion that weighed the guarantees the firms gave, their history with community colleges in Illinois and how full their plates already are.

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  9. Roundabout slated for Algonquin TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Legal Record

    ... contributing 20 percent on a matching basis. The remainder of the financing comes from federal sources, the McHenry County Division of Transportation, and a recent commitment from the Village of Cary. "This all began three years ago, when we ...

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  10. Letter: Sen. Pam Althoff a pretenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Northwest Herald

    State Sen. Pam Althoff is a pretender. She claims she wants tax relief for her overtaxed residents in McHenry County.

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  11. MCC partners with NIU to offer business administration program for adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A new transfer program is designed to get working adults attending McHenry County College their bachelor's degree in business administration. That focus on working adults – ones with kids and jobs that prevent them from attending most degree programs – is what makes a new partnership between Northern Illinois University and five suburban community colleges so unique, McHenry County College President Vicky Smith said.

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  12. McHenry County Board committee to hash out remaining rule changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Board committee is poised to begin tying up a loose end from major changes to its rules in the wake of the popular election of the board chairman. Its Management Services Committee later this month is expected to hear proposals as to how each of the board's six electoral districts of four members each will caucus after November elections to choose their delegate to the group that assigns members to the committees in which much of county government's work gets done.

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  13. Seminar at MCC to discuss how to prepare for collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College will host a seminar on how parents, grandparents or other family members can help prepare for the cost of college. The seminar is one of a series hosted by the Friends of McHenry County College Foundation and called “MCC Educational Seminar Series: Helping You Build a Successful Future.” The seminar will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Conference Room B166-167 at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14, Crystal Lake.

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  14. Detour: Hospital access changed as part of McHenry road workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    ... to just south of Crystal Lake Avenue. While the project is divided into two contracts, with Lucas Road near McHenry County College separating them, work on both will take place simultaneously, meaning drivers will need to plan for two work zones. ...

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  15. McHenry County judge honored for Illinois State Bar Association workRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    Circuit Judge Michael Chmiel received the organization's Board of Governors Award. According to the association, "The award recognized Judge Chmiel for his long-standing and exemplary contributions to the association and the legal profession."

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  16. Crystal Lake High School District 155 projects deficit for 2015-16 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    ... food services contract, no longer having to pay the administrative fee for the Special Education District of McHenry County, two teacher retirements, a retirement in the district's computer application services department and by purchasing ...

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  17. Training in McHenry County: Changing how athletes evolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    Increasingly, athletes in McHenry County are enlisting the help of personal trainers, speed coaches and specialized position coaches to put them through customized workouts. This growth has caused the business to boom, with more than half dozen facilities seeking to take advantage of this growing trend.

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  18. Letter: A place to startRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    After reading the June 9 article about the McHenry County Department of Health shutting down a children's lemonade stand, it occurred to me this might be a good place to start in our effort to reduce the number of government entities in Illinois.

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  19. Our View: Postseason prep playoffs successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Northwest Herald

    Thumbs up: To the Marengo softball team and Jacobs baseball team for reaching the state finals and representing McHenry County well. It was the Golden Eagles' first trip to state and the first Jacobs boys team to reach a state final in an IHSA sport.

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  20. New trial denied for man convicted of shooting 2 McHenry Co. officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Chicago Tribune

    The same McHenry County judge who oversaw Scott Peters' attempted murder case on Friday denied his request for a new trial. Judge Sharon Prather said she disagreed with Peters' contention that he received "ineffective counsel" when he was found guilty of shooting at three sheriff's deputies, injuring two.

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