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  • New mobile app gives McHenry County teens access to mental health services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County teens now have access to mental health resources at their fingertips.T ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • McHenry traffic lights at Bull Valley and Curran roads operational

    McHENRY – Traffic lights at the intersection of Bull Valley and Curran roads in McHenry are now operational.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Fire leaves Algonquin home uninhabitable, fire official says

    ALGONQUIN – An Algonquin home was left uninhabitable after a fire Saturday morning, a fire official said.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • Manny’s Handcrafted Gelato and Cafe to open in mid-November in Huntley

    HUNTLEY – A new family business is expecting to open mid-November right off the Huntley square.Manny ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Marengo mulls Route 23, Interstate 90 interchange design

    MARENGO – City officials met to discuss a potential design for the future Route 23 and Interstate 90 interchange.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • 2 seriously injured in motorcycle crash near Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Two were injured Sunday in a motorcycle crash in unincorporated Woodstock.Terrance M. Go ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Crystal Lake man admits to child pornography possession

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake man could spend up to seven years in prison after he admitted to possessing child pornography in 2015.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School teacher put on leave after pro-Clinton video shown in class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Prairie Ridge High School teacher has been put on paid administrative leave after showing a politically charged video and endorsing H ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Route 14 widening between Woodstock, Crystal Lake to open to traffic this week

    After two years of work, all four lanes of the newly widened Route 14 will open to traffic this week.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • University of St. Francis invites people to sign a beam at the science building

    JOLIET – The University of St. Francis is inviting people to put their names on the new science building under construction.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:17 pm
  • Plainfield D-202 board approves new financial advisers

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield District 202 board approved of new district financial advisers at Monday’s meeting.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • New Laraway School proposal on ballot

    JOLIET – The future of Laraway School is on the Nov. 8 ballot.Laraway School District 70C is asking ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • Plainfield burglary suspect found dead in Chicago from self-inflicted gunshot wound

    A suspect in a Plainfield burglary was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound in Chicago last week. 
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 8:10 pm
  • North Berwyn Park District to host Class Clowns comedy show

    BERWYN – The North Berwyn Park District will host its annual comedy show fundraiser, Class Clowns, featuring comedy acts by area stand-up comedians Ru ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Golf outing raises $25,000 for Historical Museum, People's Resource Center

    WHEATON – The fourth annual On Par for DuPage golf outing raised about $25,000 for the DuPage County Historical Museum and People’s Resource Center on ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 5:30 pm
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