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  • Crystal Lake City Council OKs plan for new MCC science center

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The City Council gave its blessing to McHenry County College’s plan to build a new $16.8 million science center.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 2:19 pm
  • Glen Ellyn Park District's annual report highlights 2016 achievements

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn Park District has published its annual report for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2016. The annual report is available for ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Letter: Keep the march alive

    To the editor:Looking to keep the Women’s March alive? Consider the League of Women Voters, one of t ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • Wheaton increases parking in downtown

    WHEATON – In an effort to increase parking for customers, employers and employees, the city of Wheaton has made the following changes to public parkin ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Letter: Call for input in Riverside Township

    To the editor:On behalf of the Riverside Township Mental Health Board, I am writing to thank the com ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:30 pm
  • Churchill students share alternative energy opportunities

    GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn's Environmental Commission welcomed students and their teachers from Churchill Elementary School on Jan. 17 for ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Letter: Keep health care innovations of 'Obamacare'

    To the editor:Regardless of what Trump and the Republicans say or do, the grand majority of American ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 12:52 pm
  • Tributes continue for former Glen Ellyn Fire Chief Stu Stone

    GLEN ELLYN – The tributes continue to pour in for longtime Glen Ellyn Fire Chief Stu Stone.The Glen ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Algonquin recognized for excellence in financial reporting

    ALGONQUIN – Algonquin has been awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the 13th consecutive year for its compre ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Lake in the Hills employees recognized by American Public Works Association

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Two Lake in the Hills Public Works Department employees were recognized by the American Public Works Association Chicago Chapter. 
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • McHenry County Board expected to weigh in on electronic voting rules

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board’s new electronic voting system will officially go live Tuesday, if board members approve changes to the rules to ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 11:59 pm
  • Early primary voting begins in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Early voting has begun for the consolidated primary election in Berwyn. City candidates ar ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 1:53 pm
  • McHenry County Board gets pep talk from U.K. ambassador

    WOODSTOCK – Before embarking on its long-term planning meeting, the McHenry County Board got a rare pep talk from Her Majesty’s Government.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 9:15 pm
  • Appeal ahead in Elmhurst hoop house fight, alderman says no moving on new ordinance until settled

    ELMHURST – In another step in a months-long civil struggle, an Elmhurst family that was ordered by the city to take down their backyard hoop house wil ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:33 am
  • Elmhurst mayor voices disapproval of plan rotation test causing noise over village

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley said he's not a fan of a test that is designed to more evenly distribute nighttime airplane noise across northw ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 8:41 am