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In her first year since taking on the position of Hebron’s police chief, Juanita Gumble - the first female ever to head the department - has been busy.
Lakewood trustees approved higher rates for the municipal-run RedTail Golf Club, upping the cost by $2 on weekdays and $4 on weekends.
After several months of discussions, the Crystal Lake Park District voted to keep its own separate park police department Thursday night.
The new Haligus Road Park in Lakewood is expected to break ground this year and will be completed by next spring, while Della Street Park in Crystal Lake will get major upgrades.
After months of discussion, the Crystal Lake Park board will vote next week on whether to disband its 100-year-old police department.
Crystal Lake and Lakewood leaders highlighted recent accomplishments and addressed challenges at the annual Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce luncheon Friday.
A Crystal Lake man linked to multiple crimes was sentenced to five years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to burglarizing a home in Lakewood and stealing items from a vehicle in Crystal Lake in 2023 and mob action in 2021 in Cary.
The Crystal Lake park board could decide by February whether to disband its police department. Another option is cutting back on police coverage.
Crystal Lake's is the only park district in McHenry County with its own police department. But that could soon change.
Who was indicted by a McHenry County grand jury during the week of Nov. 26 - Dec. 2?
None of the McHenry County-wide office-holders are facing a Republican primary challenge next year, and only one Democrat filed to run for one of those seats.
The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce announced Catherine Peterson as its new president and CEO earlier this week, according to a news release.
Crystal Lake Community High School District 155 is proposing to raise its property tax levy as allowed under the tax cap.
The Crystal Lake Association of Support Staff union filed a complaint against District 47 with the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board for using a temp agency.
The Lakewood Board of Trustees are looking to fill a position after trustee April Runge left the board last week.