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  • Huntley OKs revised improvement plan for Village Inn Restaurant

    HUNTLEY – The Committee of the Whole advanced a request for facade improvement funding for Village Inn Restaurant after owner Bill Galanis scaled back ...
    June 20, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Crystal Lake veteran saved by innovative medical procedure for strokes

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Steve Sebby started the morning getting ready for work one day last January like he would any other.
    June 20, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Motorcyclist in intensive care after Joliet accident

    JOLIET – A motorcycle driver was injured in a head-on collision with a car Friday.The name of the 38 ...
    June 18, 2016 - 1:12 pm
  • Lockport Township Fire Station 1 reconstruction underway

    LOCKPORT – The Lockport Township Fire Protection District has been around for 121 years, and until a few weeks ago the building that was Station 1 had ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lincoln-Way D-210 seats new members, approves interfund loan

    NEW LENOX — The Lincoln-Way District 210 board became whole again Thursday, and it also approved some corrective financial action.
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Algonquin library hosting ‘Coffee & Cookies with a Cop’ on Tuesday

    ALGONQUIN – The Algonquin Area Public Library will host “Coffee & Cookies with a Cop” from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Harnish Main Library, 2600 ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Man flown to hospital after tree branch falls on him in Woodstock, fire official says

    WOODSTOCK – A man was flown to an area hospital Friday after a tree branch fell on him, a fire official said.WOODSTOCK – A man was flown to an area ho ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Crystal Lake campers hold cardboard regatta of their own

    CRYSTAL LAKE – In anticipation of Saturday’s Cardboard Cup Regatta, Crystal Lake campers participated in a regatta of their own.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Lucky Bernie's sandwich shop opens in Spring Grove

    SPRING GROVE – As Bryan Sterbenz was preparing Lucky Bernie’s on Thursday for its grand opening Friday, people lined up at the door trying to get in.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Prison sentence stands in DUI crash that paralyzed Algonquin man

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge will not reconsider a lengthy prison sentence for a Hoffman Estates man who admitted to driving under the influence ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Woodstock man charged in Belvidere robberies is suspect in area bank robberies

    BELVIDERE – A Woodstock man has been arrested in connection with two Belvidere robberies, and officials are investigating whether he is responsible fo ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Restoration project ongoing at Loyola University campus in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – At the Loyola University Retreat and Ecology Campus, students have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with what they’ve learned i ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Lake in the Hills motorcycle crash sends man to hospital, fire official says

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Lake in the Hills motorcycle crash sent one man to the hospital Friday, a fire official said.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:41 pm
  • Summerfest returns to Villa Park: 8 photos

    The village came out June 17 for the opening night of Villa Park's annual Summerfest celebration. ...
    June 20, 2016 - 8:37 am
  • 1 injured in New Lenox traffic crash

    NEW LENOX – One person was injured in a traffic crash Friday in New Lenox.The incident occurred abou ...
    June 17, 2016 - 7:31 pm
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