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Lake in the Hills Police Release Labor Day Enforcement Statistics

Lake in the Hills Police Release Labor Day Enforcement Statistics

Police made over 40 traffic stops.
S.C. Dad Accused of Killing 5 Kids Has Criminal Ties to Crystal Lake, Once Lived in Algonquin

S.C. Dad Accused of Killing 5 Kids Has Criminal Ties to Crystal Lake, Once Lived in Algonquin

Timothy Jones has recently been charged with five counts of murder.
Howl-O-Ween Bash Fundraiser

Howl-O-Ween Bash Fundraiser

Howl-O-Ween Bash Fundraiser for local non-profit animal rescue A Heart for Animals

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S.C. Dad Accused of Killing 5 Kids Has Criminal Ties to Crystal Lake, Once Lived in Algonquin

S.C. Dad Accused of Killing 5 Kids Has Criminal Ties to Crystal Lake, Once Lived in Algonquin

Timothy Jones has recently been charged with five counts of murder.
NorthShore, Advocate Hospital Systems to Merge

NorthShore, Advocate Hospital Systems to Merge

The new Advocate NorthShore system would be one of the largest in the country.
Two Men Injured in Fox River Boating Accident

Two Men Injured in Fox River Boating Accident

One of the men was critically injured in the accident Saturday.
Cats Die in Algonquin House Fire; Firefighter Injured

Cats Die in Algonquin House Fire; Firefighter Injured

A fire broke out early Sunday at a home on Merrill Avenue in Algonquin.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple picking season is here! And we've compiled a list of some of the best orchards for pick-your-own apples and plenty of fall fun.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Second Bird Tests Positive This Year for West Nile Virus in Kane Co.

Second Bird Tests Positive This Year for West Nile Virus in Kane Co.

The first bird to test positive for West Nile Virus was found in June in Campton Township.
McHenry Teen Killed in Crash; Wonder Lake Man Charged With DUI

McHenry Teen Killed in Crash; Wonder Lake Man Charged With DUI

Nicholas S. Kilpatrick was killed Tuesday in an accident in McHenry.
McHenry County Reports First Human Case of West Nile Virus

McHenry County Reports First Human Case of West Nile Virus

A person in their late 70s from Woodstock has contracted the virus.
Local Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Local Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

The National Merit scholarship program is an academic competition for recognition and scholarships.
Flash Flood Watch Issued for Chicago Suburbs

Flash Flood Watch Issued for Chicago Suburbs

The flash flood watch will take effect on Sept. 10 from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m.