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  • Grayslake North teacher personalizes classroom, curriculum

    GRAYSLAKE – Grayslake North High School teacher Emily Weiss, 33, is one of 12 state finalists awaiting for the 2015 Illinois Teacher of the Year annou ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Westmont runs over Reed-Custer

    WESTMONT – Westmont’s relentless two-headed running attack carried the Sentinels to their second straight victory Friday.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Judge orders Crystal Lake South bleachers to be torn down

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge has ordered District 155 officials to tear down the $1.18 million bleacher expansion at Crystal Lake High School.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Ex-Warren star now in Slovenia

    GURNEE – The official mileage from Gurnee to Sentjur, Slovenia is just under 5,000miles. However, un ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:48 am
  • Advocate Good Shepherd's ICU in Barrington earns award from nurses' group

    BARRINGTON – The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses recently awarded the intensive care unit at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital with a gold- ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • Tivoli Theater celebrates Halloween

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Tivoli Theatre will celebrate Halloween with a free showing of “Casper” as part of Baird and Warner’s 22nd annual Halloween Happen ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 6:57 am
  • 2 McHenry County Sheriff's deputies shot in Holiday Hills

    HOLIDAY HILLS — Two McHenry County Sheriff's deputies have been hospitalized after being shot in Holiday Hills, a sheriff's office lieutenant.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 6:22 am
  • Tower of Power to bring signature soul music to St. Charles

    For more than 40 years, the band Tower of Power has been entertaining the world with its distinctive brand of soul music.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Fox River Distilling Company opens in Geneva

    GENEVA – Several months after Penrose Brewing Company opened its doors in Geneva, the city now is home to a distillery – the Fox River Distilling Comp ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Area breweries to gather for 4th annual Brew Moon Beer and Band Fest Saturday

    McCOOK – The McCook Athletic Exposition Center (MAX), 4750 Vernon Ave., is teaming up with La Grange's Palmer Place to present the fourth annual Brew ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 2:22 pm
  • McHenry County Mental Health Board taps new executive director

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A familiar face to the county mental health community will take the reins of the McHenry County Mental Health Board.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • McHenry County Board approves Unified Development Ordinance in 16-2 vote

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Board approved its Unified Development Ordinance, ending a process that began almost four years and 128 meetings and he ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • McHenry County supporters speak out against SEDOM closing at board meeting, rally

    WOODSTOCK – Connie Castillo of Wonder Lake said her 17-year-old may never attend another school dance after this year.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Judge rules Gempel search admissible

    JOLIET – Police acted in good faith when they executed a search warrant in the home of a Crest Hill man accused of killing his elderly neighbor and se ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Joliet moves forward on Cupcake Law

    JOLIET – Have no fear, cupcake, strudel and potica lovers.Following complaints from home bakers that ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:07 pm
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