Emboldened by a new governor prioritizing property tax relief, several local lawmakers are filing bills aimed at curtailing how much local governments can collect.
CRYSTAL LAKE â Main Beach will feature a night of dancing this March.
WOODSTOCK â A Richmond man pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegations he placed a video camera in a changing room at the McHenry Target.
WOODSTOCK â A former McHenry County man pleaded guilty Thursday to sex crimes that were nearly 20 years old, but his defense attorney said Nathan R. Tuggle maintains his innocence.
WASHINGTON (AP) â Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday by a divided Federal Communications Commission.
CRYSTAL LAKE âÂ Hands-on History is a new free program offered by the Colonel Palmer House for kids.
McHENRY â Classes aimed at helping employees develop professional will be offered next month at McHenry County College's Shah Center in McHenry.
CRYSTAL LAKE â Boot, scoot and boogie to some traditional country music and some not so traditional country tunes.
WOODSTOCK â The victim of Wednesday's fatal Metra-vehicle collision has been identified by the McHenry County Coroner's Office as 19-year-old Amanda L. Williams.
CRYSTAL LAKE â More than 500 high school freshmen and sophomores at half of McHenry County's high schools are set to get their first taste of college this coming fall.
Attorney sends letters from inmate allgedly detailing plan to entrap Peterson
CRYSTAL LAKE â Crystal Lake firefighters responded to two traffic crashes that occurred within 10 minutes of each other. Officials have said neither are believed to have resulted in injuries.
RINGWOOD âÂ A 57-year-old man was identified as the victim of Thursday's two-vehicle fatal crash in Ringwood by the McHenry County Coroner.
WASHINGTON â A government watchdog group on Wednesday asked congressional investigators to examine whether Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock violated House ethics rules by using taxpayer and campaign funds for private air travel.
WASHINGTON â Three days before a partial Homeland Security shutdown, lawmakers cleared the way Wednesday for Senate passage of legislation to fund the agency without immigration-related provisions opposed by President Barack Obama.
WASHINGTON â Trading barbs, the U.S. and Israel escalated their increasingly public spat Wednesday over Benjamin Netanyahuâs GOP-engineered congressional speech next week, with the Israeli prime minister accusing world powers of rolling over to allow Tehran to develop nuclear weapons. Secretary of State John Kerry openly questioned Netanyahuâs judgment on the issue.