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Competitive races line both the Democratic and Republican ballots as early voting continues ahead of Tuesday’s primary election. Here's a round-up of who and what is on the ballot.
With temperatures to feel as hot as 105 to 109 degrees Wednesday, cooling centers across McHenry County and the region are opening their doors.
A proposal to build a new clubhouse at RedTail Golf Club led to a sometimes chaotic meeting Monday where residents questioned what the future of the village of Lakewood-owned golf course looks like and whether that would cover the cost of improvements.
State Rep. Dan Ugaste and State Sen. Don DeWitte will host mobile office hours Thursday in Huntley.
Crystal Lake Park District’s summer concert series will kick off Tuesday with a Caribbean band.
The state’s international teacher program has in recent years become a key solution to what district administrators in McHenry County say is an increasingly challengingly and competitive staffing climate.
Students, teachers and principals reflect back on the challenges that came with the first full year back from COVID-19.
Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 Superintendent Kathy Hinz has been named 2022 Superintendent of Distinction by the Kishwaukee Region of the Illinois Association of School Administrators.
A Lakewood man who works as a special education teacher in Sugar Grove is charged with providing a minor with alcohol and marijuana, McHenry County court records.
Crystal Lake teacher leader Mallory Keenan "works tirelessly with students, teachers, and administrators to bring best practice literacy instruction to our classrooms,” a district official said.
A McHenry County grand jury indicted these people on the following charges.
Through its partnership with Countryside Flower Shop and the Coventry parent-teacher association, each of Coventry Elementary School’s 570 students received a free tree sapling Friday in honor of Arbor Day.
The 2022 Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 student art show will be on display starting Tuesday at the Dole.
Hannah Beardsley Middle School will host a community event, “Hannah Palooza” from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at 515 E. Crystal Lake Ave. to celebrate the school’s 25th anniversary.
The Racket Club is offering several drop-in play options for pickleball plus free play is available at several Crystal Lake Park District parks.