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  The recent Quilt and Textile Show produced some amazing talent, one of whom was only five years old. Tiny Nicole Magerkurth visited the quilt show two years ago and was so taken by the show that she wanted to make a quilt. “I went to Prairie...

5-year-old Batavia girl is already quite the quilter

Updated: 8/16/2012 03:08 PM

  There are a few new twists but the single-day Home Town Fest in Round Lake is sticking to a tried and true formula: lots of fun at a low cost.

Home Town Fest provides low-cost fun in Round Lake

Updated: 8/16/2012 08:30 AM

  The first day back in school can be an overwhelming experience for children: Loaded with books, backpacks and lunchboxes they have to figure out where their lockers and classrooms are and get to know their new teachers. Anne Fox Elementary School in...

Hanover Park students get personal invite back to school

Updated: 8/16/2012 12:37 PM

  The endless hours Jean Laurenz spent cooped up rehearsing have helped propel her across the globe. The Prospect High School grad has played in Hong Kong, Colorado, Maine and Texas, helped run music clinics in South Africa and backed Kanye West. But...

Bugle takes Prospect High grad around world

Updated: 8/16/2012 12:19 PM

  "A lot of really great jamming music." That's what Paramount Theatre Executive Director Tim Rater says southern rock and country fans can expect from the final installment of this summer's Downtown Alive! festival series. And why expect anything...

'Jamming music' coming to Fox River festival

Updated: 8/14/2012 12:32 PM

  The League of Women Voters of McHenry County will offer a program, "Redistricting: What It Means to You," at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, in the Prairie Lodge at Sun City, 12880 Del Webb Blvd. in Huntley.

McHenry League of Women Voters talks redistricting

Updated: 8/16/2012 12:50 PM

  The Illinois State Board of Education offers tips for families who want to give their children the best chance of being successful in school.

Families help kids prepare for success in school

Updated: 8/16/2012 08:32 AM

  A Palatine letter to the editor: All lawmakers responsible for this mess should lose their right to any and all pensions that they have coming from the taxpayers.

Hold lawmakers responsible for pension mess

Updated: 8/15/2012 05:25 PM

  A Palatine letter to the editor: We've had 3 years of Obama fiscal policy and anti-Kennedy fiscal policy, and maybe its time for a new direction.

Nuggets of wisdom from Jefferson

Updated: 8/13/2012 03:12 PM

  An Elk Grove Village letter to the editor: Mr. Carras believes that the government saved GM. The truth is the government illegally swindled the bond holders and gave them nothing while the unions came out smelling like a rose.

Hold the praise for Obama on GM

Updated: 8/13/2012 03:12 PM

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