Algonquin Woman Sentenced to 55 Years for Fatal Stabbing of Elderly CoupleNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Popular retailer opens another location in IllinoisKristen WaltersNewsBreak Contributor
Body of Female Found in Bag on Side of RoadLaw Enforcement Talk Radio Show and PodcastNewsBreak Contributor
Investigation Underway After Body Found in Bag on Side of Road in Wadsworth, IllinoisNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Colombian Migrants Charged in $20,000 Lottery Scam on Elderly WomanNatalie Frank, Ph.D.NewsBreak Contributor
Local McHenry Residents Arrested on Drug and Weapon Charges
On December 6, 2023, two McHenry residents, Jimmy Diaz, 59, and Rene R. Barrera Junior, 37, were arrested on drug and weapons charges. The arrests were made by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Task Force, SWAT Team, Crystal Lake Police Department, and McHenry Police Department, following a search warrant execution at their residence.
Sheriff Outlines Procedure in Jail Deaths
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office faithfully serves the community, promoting the safety and equal protection of all. In 2023, the Sheriff’s Office had four in-custody deaths. This Office has been fully transparent in providing information in conjunction with McHenry County Sheriff’s Office General Orders, policy and procedures, state...
Units responding for crash in Salem
At about 6:49 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to a crash in the 23300 block of 89th Street (Highway AH) in Salem. Per dispatch: At least one injury being reported.
Murderer Gets 55 Years for Killling Couple She Was Caring For
ARIN FOX SENTENCED TO 55 YEARS IN THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR FIRST DEGREE MURDER. Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that on December 6, 2023, Arin Fox (42), of Algonquin was sentenced to 55 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections by the Honorable Judge James S. Cowlin.
Italian Delights in Swiss Charm: 8 Lake Geneva Restaurants to Indulge In
In this article, we're going to explore eight exquisite Italian restaurants nestled around Lake Geneva. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these culinary gems? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below!
Walworth County Residents Can Now Access 2023 Tax Bills Online
The 2023 Tax Bills are now available on the Walworth County Website: https://ascent.co.walworth.wi.us/LandRecords/ New this year! You can pay your tax bill through the Walworth County Treasurer’s website. Click here to see a tutorial on how to pay to pay online.Visit here for more details.
Living Here, December 6, 2023
The newly renovated Riviera has one open space available for rent. This is a rare and unique opportunity as spaces don’t open often. The mystery of this space is there because Mayor Mayor and Joanie the Diner allegedly don’t want the previous renter back, she’s been renting there for decades!
These mchenry, IL based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of mchenry..
Authorities identify man killed in Fox Lake crash
FOX LAKE, Ill. — Authorities have identified a man killed after he was hit by a truck in Fox Lake on Sunday morning. According to the Lake County Coroner’s Office 28-year-old Troy Dowsett, from Portsmouth, Virginia, died in the early morning hours after he was hit near Route 59 and Grand Avenue. The coroner’s office […]
Purple Knights beat Burlington in their first Southern Lakes Conference game
BELOIT—After a recent win over Milwaukee Pulaski, sophomore guard Amare Hereford said he and his teammates on the Beloit Memorial boys basketball team wanted to show the Southern Lakes Conference what it could do and why it was here. In Thursday night’s SLC opener against Burlington, Hereford certainly put the conference on notice with what he can do: win basketball games. Hereford hit back-to-back three-pointers in the final minutes, the...
Experience La Dolce Vita: Discover Woodstock's 3 Must-Visit Italian Restaurants
In this piece, we're exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants in Woodstock. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If so, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Front Page, December 6, 2023
It’s not just in Washington, or in Poland, or any of the other despotically run nations out there in the world. It’s right here in ‘River City,’ or rather, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, USA. The current leadership of Lake Geneva simply cancels meetings, particularly those where the public might get a chance to talk about something to them, and the population that’s not put on some agenda…those agendas created by the very people who don’t want to hear certain things about how the public thinks or feels about them, these leaders or the situations going on in and around the city.
2023 Silver Bells Festival of Lights Parade is Dec. 8 in Silver Lake
The Silver Bells Festival of Lights Parade will take place Dec. 8 in Silver Lake. The parade is being organized by Silver Lake Happenings. Lineup for the parade starts at 6:15 p.m. The parade starts at Schmalfeldt Park at 7 p.m. Map of route is below. After the parade, there...
Harvard Rabbi Resigns from Anti-Semitism Committee After President’s Testimony: ‘The System at Harvard… Is Itself Evil’
Rabbi David Wolpe, a visiting scholar at Harvard Divinity School, resigned from the university's anti-Semitism advisory committee on Thursday. The post Harvard Rabbi Resigns from Anti-Semitism Committee After President’s Testimony: ‘The System at Harvard… Is Itself Evil’ first appeared on Mediaite.
Integraton into the Workforce
Congratulations to the latest STEP Forward class, whose members graduated last week!. Our friends at Stateline SHRM came together five years ago with McHenry County College and the McHenry County Workforce Network to create the program, which pairs job seekers who have past convictions and other hiring barriers with volunteer leaders who can help them prepare to re-enter the workforce.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.04 and $3.25 in Woodstock as of 2023-12-07. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.202, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
Surprising Stuff, December 6, 2023
This holiday season Yerkes Observatory has on display the world’s tallest glass tree. This wonderful event and extremely rare piece of art is presented by Mack Glass and the Elliot Organization. Spectators will get to witness the building of the glass tree, live glassblowing, steel sculpting, and woodworking. There will be a winter market with local artists and craftspeople along with beautiful glassware by Mack. Yerkes will be offering tours of the observatory as the glass tree construction and winter market are being held.
19 Years for Armed Robbery for Island Lake Gas Station Robbery
SHAQUILLE DAVIDSON SENTENCED TO 19 YEARS IN THE ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS. Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that on November 29, 2023, Shaquille Davidson (29) of Chicago, Illinois pled guilty to the offense of Armed Robbery, a class X felony, and was sentenced to 19 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections pursuant to a negotiated plea before the Honorable James Cowlin.
McHenry County Inmate Passes Away in Hospice Care
Randy Little, a 59-year-old inmate at McHenry County Adult Correctional Facility, passed away on December 3, 2023, in a hospice. He was moved to the hospice from a hospital on November 13 due to health issues.
Wisconsin High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Walworth County Today - December 5
Be sure to catch the high school basketball games happening in Walworth County, Wisconsin today. Information on how to stream all of the action can be located below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Walworth...