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3 die in single-car crash in McHenry County areaThree teenagers are dead after a single-car crash Friday afternoon in unincorporated McHenry County. According to a news release from the McHenry County coroner’s office, the vehicle was traveling south around 2:11 p.m. Friday at 1308 S. Lily Lake Road when it left the roadway, traveled down into a ravine and landed on the driver’s side of the vehicle.Last Updated Nov 27, 2015 11:34 PM
Huntley moves to 5-0Updated Nov 25, 2015 10:14 PM
Huntley's girls basketball team beat Hononegah 43-29 Wednesday to finish the Dundee-Crown Thanksgiving tournament 5-0.
South Elgin earns first win for CookUpdated Nov 25, 2015 10:12 PM
Matty Smith and Tyler Hankins each scored 14 points Wednesday to lead South Elgin’s boys basketball team to a 66-31 win over Rockford Guilford at the District 205 Tip-Off Tournament in Rockford, giving first-year Storm coach Jim Cook his first win.
Dozens line up to file for McHenry County electionsUpdated Nov 23, 2015 5:15 PM
The first day to file nominating petitions for the March 15 primary elections brought forth dozens of candidates waiting outside the McHenry County office before 8 a.m. Monday.
Dawn Patrol: One shot in Elgin; Bears beat PackersUpdated Nov 27, 2015 6:02 AM
One person shot in Elgin. Crowds pack Lake Zurich Culver's for meal. Runners earn Thanksgiving dinner in Batavia. Great Lakes recruits treated to games and dinner. Old and new friends break bread at Lazarus House. A look at this weekend's IHSA football title games. Bears carve out a win in Green Bay.
Jacobs opens season with a winUpdated Nov 24, 2015 10:53 PM
Jacobs defeated Rolling Meadows 62-53 Tuesday night at the Palatine boys basketball tournament.
Huntley, Kaneland remain unbeatenUpdated Nov 24, 2015 10:50 PM
Huntley moved to 4-0 Tuesday with a 46-36 win over Palatine at the Dundee-Crown girls basketball Thanksgiving tournament.
South Elgin H.S. auto club 7th in national competitionUpdated Nov 24, 2015 1:00 PM
The South Elgin High School Auto Club earned seventh place at the Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Engine Challenge earlier this month in Las Vegas.
Small business seminar set at McHenry County CollegeUpdated Nov 24, 2015 12:54 PM
Registration is under way for The Illinois Small Business Development Center’s “Starting a Business in Illinois,” scheduled for 6-8 p.m. Dec. 1 at the McHenry County College Shah Center, 4100 W. Shamrock Lane, McHenry.
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- Children make pine cone bird feeders at the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) class, hosted by Citizens for Conservation in Barrington. During the first part of the class, the children used binoculars to look for birds and count how many they saw. Their results were tallied and added to a global database as part of the international bird count. Tom Benjamin
- Forest preserve employees hauled used Christmas trees to the Baker's Lake heron rookery using all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles. Volunteers from Citizens for Conservation and Friends of Deer Grove East were waiting on the island to trim the trees and stand them upright or lay them flat, providing nesting structures for herons, egrets and cormorants. Approximately 80 ? 100 Christmas trees are recycled in this way every year to freshen the rookery. Steve Halm
- The Smart Arts Class at St. Mark's Day School in Barrington Hills celebrated Dr. Seuss' birthday with a big celebration. The 4 and 5 year olds learned about the author, read and acted out scenes from an assortment of Seuss books, and dressed in the cat's red and white hat, red bow and whiskers. Dr. Seuss is just one of many well-known authors that the children are introduced to during the year. St. Mark's Day School
- Face N Time takes the stage at the annual Alpine Fest in Lake Zurich. k gerdts
- Artist Kristin Plansky returned to the Fox River Grove Memorial Library to paint a winter-themed Fox River Grove scene to complement the existing summer-themed mural. Jamie Gehin
- Children look for birds as part of the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). The GBBC is an annual event at which bird watchers of all ages count birds to get a real-time snapshot of where birds are all over the world. The local event was hosted by Citizens for Conservation in Barrington. Tom Benjamin
- Ned Zerwic and Ya-Ju Wang are our new physical therapy students interning at Cary Physical Therapy. They are in their second year at the University of Illinois Chicago. Brenda Law, Marketing
- U9 Barrington Broncos Travel Team Spring Classic 2013 Champions: front row, James Ensign, TJ Swidorski, Ryan Anderson, Tommy Kondraros, Danny Sheedy; and back row, Justin Mirski, Logan Eisenbarth, Tristan Roney, Peter Maestranzi, and Brady Dern. Caroline Eisenbarth
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- Fox River Grove Sports
- Huntley moves to 5-0
- South Elgin earns first win for Cook
- Jacobs opens season with a win
- Huntley, Kaneland remain unbeaten
- Marmion, Bartlett win openers
- St. Charles North stays unbeaten
- What Cary-Grove accomplished was far from easy
- Brodner, Glenbard West plow past Cary-Grove
- Fox River Grove Business
- Small business seminar set at McHenry County College
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