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Former Dante's, RIP

Former Dante's, RIP

Dante's (and its successor) have left the building
Ladies Night Out At Niko's Lodge in Algonquin

Ladies Night Out At Niko's Lodge in Algonquin

A Fun Event For The Ladies!
Suburban Motorists Record Erratic Driving, Post to YouTube

Suburban Motorists Record Erratic Driving, Post to YouTube

Some use video cameras in their vehicles to prevent scammers while others say posting the videos to YouTube is meant to educate, according to The Seattle Times. Others say it's just entertai

Officers From Algonquin Police Department Show Their Support for Special Olympic Athletes

Algonquin Police Officers Show Their Support For Special Olympics Illinois
Tour de Crystal Lake Will Return This Weekend

Tour de Crystal Lake Will Return This Weekend

Tour de Crystal Lake returns with races starting at 8:20 a.m. Sunday and continuing through 6 p.m.
McHenry Co. Beaches Closed Due to High Bacteria Levels

McHenry Co. Beaches Closed Due to High Bacteria Levels

The McHenry County Department of Health has also issued an advisory for four McHenry County beaches while four others are closed due to the elevated bacteria levels.
National Weather Service Confirms 5 Tornadoes Hit Illinois Monday

National Weather Service Confirms 5 Tornadoes Hit Illinois Monday

EF-I tornadoes were confirmed in Earlville, Plainfield/Romeoville and far southwest Kendall County. Two tornadoes were also confirmed near Grant Park in Kankakee County.
Strong Storms Could Hit Suburbs This Afternoon, Evening

Strong Storms Could Hit Suburbs This Afternoon, Evening

The storms could produce hail up to two inches in diameter, wind gusts in excess of 70 mph, torrential rainfall and localized flooding, frequent cloud-to-ground lightning and the possibility
Funnel Cloud Spotted in Crystal Lake Early Monday; More Severe Weather Today

Funnel Cloud Spotted in Crystal Lake Early Monday; More Severe Weather Today

The National Weather Service reports more severe weather is expected this afternoon and evening.
Report: McHenry County Among Better Places to Live in United States

Report: McHenry County Among Better Places to Live in United States

Do you think McHenry County deserves to be ranked among the best places to live in the United States? Why or why not?
Mobile Tickets, Ventra Payment Coming to Metra by Jan. 1

Mobile Tickets, Ventra Payment Coming to Metra by Jan. 1

Riders will soon be able to buy their tickets on their smartphones or with their Ventra cards.
Suburb Makes Snobbiest Cities List

Suburb Makes Snobbiest Cities List

Naperville has made Movoto's top ten list of the snobbiest mid-sized cities in the U.S.
Lake in the Hills Makes Most Boring Places List

Lake in the Hills Makes Most Boring Places List

Do you think Lake in the Hills deserves to be on Movoto's most boring places list?
The Black Bear is Back: Animal Could be Headed for Kane County

The Black Bear is Back: Animal Could be Headed for Kane County

"While these animals once roamed the Illinois landscape 150 years ago, seeing one today can be, at the very least, a startling sight," IDNR director said.