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  • Concerned residents form Elmhurst Reserves to help support American Legion

    ELMHURST – A group of Elmhurst residents have formed the Elmhurst Reserves, an organization dedicated to supporting the American Legion.
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 6:53 am
  • Police reports: Elmhurst for Nov. 20

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • Police Reports: Glen Ellyn for Nov. 19

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Glen Ellyn Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • Face Time with Cory Bray

    Elgin resident Cory Bray, 34, was at Elgin Community College when he answered 12 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Learn American Rumba in Crystal Lake at Main Beach

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A chance to learn the American Rumba and then dance the night away is coming this Saturday.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • Woodstock evaluates how to address pavement management report

    WOODSTOCK – After a report evaluating the condition of Woodstock’s streets revealed they are in overall poor condition and would cost about $69 millio ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Woodstock hires new assistant director of public works

    WOODSTOCK – After working with the Elgin Public Works Department for more than 23 years, Woodstock’s new assistant director of public works is ready t ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • Crystal Lake continues environment-focused committee despite program end

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The city-backed group of volunteers that established no-idling zones near schools and the train station and helps host the annual Bike ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • Huntley Library giving out free tickets for holiday open house sessions

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley Area Public Library will host three sessions for its annual Holiday Open House as part of the “Very Merry Huntley” event Dec. 4.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:57 am
  • MCC trustees hear from crowds of athletic program supporters fearing cuts

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After dozens took turns at a McHenry County College podium, pleading and describing the significance of the athletic program, trustees ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:56 am
  • Dead, fallen tree puts hole in Lakemoor house's roof

    LAKEMOOR – Nobody was injured after the wind knocked over a large, dead tree onto a Lakemoor resident's home, the Lakemoor police chief said.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:53 am
  • Winter storm watch for McHenry County could bring first snow, up to 7 inches

    The first winter storm of the season could blanket McHenry County in up to 8 inches of snow this weekend, according to the forecast from the National ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:50 am
  • Overturned semitrailer spills 40,000 pounds of sand in Bull Valley (with video)

    BULL VALLEY – A semitrailer dump truck spilled about 40,000 pounds of sand onto a Bull Valley field after it overturned Thursday, officials said.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • Jeweler adds luster to Darien Lions Club's Candy Day fundraiser

    DARIEN – The owner of Bella Cosa Jewelers, Joseph Molfese, recently made a donation of $1,500 to the Darien Lions Club for its Candy Day drive.
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn explores increasing budget for proposed new police station

    GLEN ELLYN – Village trustees are weighing whether to increase the $12 million budget for a proposed new police station that would be built at Panfish ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 9:11 pm
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