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  • Housing crash pushed bigger tax load onto seniors Nov 13, 2013 9:03 AM
    A property tax relief program intended to save Illinois senior citizens hundreds of dollars on their annual tax bills has had the opposite effect since property values began their steep nosedive since 2009. Because of the way the "senior freeze" is set up, the declining value of properties is actually making seniors pay more than ever before. “It's the law of unintended consequences,” said Craig Dovel, DuPage County's supervisor of assessments.

     
  • Woman seriously hurt in McHenry motorized scooter accident Jul 6, 2013 10:39 PM
    A 51-year-old woman was hospitalized with serious injuries Saturday after a McHenry accident involving a motorized scooter, officials said. Emergency crews were dispatched at 8:21 p.m. to the 5800 block of Fieldstone Trail and found the victim lying on the roadside.

     
  • Two dead in McHenry in separate incidents Mar 8, 2013 10:00 PM
    Two people died in separate incidents early Friday morning in McHenry, officials said. A seventh-grade girl died after a fire in a single-family home. And a man in the same subdivision died after high levels of carbon monoxide were found in a home.

     
  • Neal Schepler: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:39 PM
    Candidate information for Neal Schepler, running for McHenry Township Board (4-year Terms)

     
  • Doug Carlile: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:40 PM
    Candidate information for Doug Carlile, running for McHenry Township Board (4-year Terms)

     
  • Marsha Nelson: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:41 PM
    Candidate information for Marsha Nelson, running for McHenry Township Board (4-year Terms)

     
  • Craig Adams: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:40 PM
    Candidate information for Craig Adams, running for McHenry Township Board (4-year Terms)

     
  • Scott Wieck: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 8:09 PM
    Candidate information for Scott Wieck, running for McHenry Township Board (4-year Terms)

     
  • Leon VanEvery: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:37 PM
    Candidate information for Leon VanEvery, running for McHenry Township Highway Commissioner (4-year Term)

     
  • Carol Perschke: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:38 PM
    Candidate information for Carol Perschke, running for McHenry Township Assessor (4-year Term)

     
  • Mary Mahady: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:37 PM
    Candidate information for Mary Mahady, running for McHenry Township Assessor (4-year Term)

     
  • Bruce Novak: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:36 PM
    Candidate information for Bruce Novak, running for McHenry Township Clerk (4-year Term)

     
  • Donna Schaefer: Candidate Profile Feb 25, 2013 7:37 PM
    Candidate information for Donna Schaefer, running for McHenry Township Supervisor (4-year Term)

     
  • Officials in 31 suburban townships get automatic raises Aug 29, 2012 1:58 PM
    While most American workers have spent the past four years getting by with stagnating wages, or making even less than in years before, a segment of government employees is doing just fine. Elected officials in 31 suburban townships combined to make $661,387 more this year than they did in 2009. In many cases, they gave themselves the raises -- and they're getting ready to do it again.

     
  • McHenry-area stable fire ruled accidental; all horses accounted for Apr 13, 2012 7:00 PM
    Investigators have a few theories but can only speculate what caused the stable fire that killed 18 horses Wednesday evening near McHenry, leading officials to rule the blaze accidental and of undetermined origin. Officials are also certain that all horses have been found and accounted for.

     
  • Johnsburg man dies after falling through ice Sunday night Feb 20, 2012 2:19 PM
    A Johnsburg man died Sunday after falling through the ice into a retention pond behind his home while ice skating with his son, authorities said.

     
  • Lower juror pay, mileage proposed in McHenry County Nov 16, 2011 5:30 AM
    The McHenry County Board will be considering a cost-saving proposal that changes how jurors get paid and decreases their mileage reimbursement rate.

     
  • McHenry man gets 4th DUI in 14 months Jun 16, 2011 10:56 AM
    A19-year-old McHenry man with a history driving under the influence of alcohol has been charged with his fourth DUI in 14 months after a dirt bike crash Tuesday night, according to police. Christopher E. Benjamin has been charged with aggravated DUI and driving on a suspended license following the accident at 9:50 p.m. Tuesday night, said Sgt. Karen Groves of the McHenry County Sheriff's Department.

     
  • McHenry teen facing fourth DUI charge Jun 15, 2011 9:12 PM
    A 19-year-old McHenry man has been charged with driving under the influence for the fourth time in the past 14 months after crashing a dirt bike with his girlfriend on the back Tuesday night, according to police.

     
  • Which township road chief makes $45,866 to maintain four miles? Jun 1, 2011 5:08 PM
    Some township highway commissioners are getting paid substantial salaries despite caring for only a small number of miles of roads.

     
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