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Chicago Tribune
cop, safety educator pleads guilty to arson after string of firesin McHenry County Court that he started a fire in a waste receptacle near Goodw
cop, safety educator pleads guilty to arson after string of fires
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
in McHenry County Court that he started a fire in a waste receptacle near Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois in Algonquin last August. Brasky, who spent nearly 30 years as a police officer and was working as a child safety seat... Read more
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Northwest Herald
IDOT safety instructor sentenced for setting fires in AlgonquinRobert A. Brasky, 59, of Algonquin, pleaded guilty Wednesday in McHenry County
IDOT safety instructor sentenced for setting fires in Algonquin
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Robert A. Brasky, 59, of Algonquin, pleaded guilty Wednesday in McHenry County Court to arson, a Class 2 felony. In addition to probation, Brasky is required to complete counseling, pay a $1,000 fine and $476.44 in restitution to the Goodwill in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Saddle up for Opening Day at Arlington ParkTrevor Clark Trio. Saturday's lineup injects a psychedelic funk and a dance-roc
Saddle up for Opening Day at Arlington Park
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Trevor Clark Trio. Saturday's lineup injects a psychedelic funk and a dance-rock vibe with Soap, Thinner Teed, Chachuba and Algonquin's Captain Coopersmith. Mackey's Hideout, 2601 S. River Road, McHenry. $10 each night. (815) 363-7040 or... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock, Huntley, Cary-Grove, Crystal Lake Central and Richmond-Burton win(2-14, 1-3 FVC Fox) were shut out in FVC Fox play. Kristin Lemke had 16 saves i
Woodstock, Huntley, Cary-Grove, Crystal Lake Central and Richmond-Burton win
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
(2-14, 1-3 FVC Fox) were shut out in FVC Fox play. Kristin Lemke had 16 saves in the loss. Cary-Grove 1, Jacobs 0: At Algonquin, the FVC Valley game remained scoreless after two overtime periods, and the Trojans won in penalty... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ambush and Liberty are Ottawa's CBC Searchlight regional finalistsband Liberty, selected as the regional representative, is a five-piece band of
Ambush and Liberty are Ottawa's CBC Searchlight regional finalists
CBC.ca / Posted 19 hours ago
band Liberty, selected as the regional representative, is a five-piece band of Christian rockers, three of whom met at Algonquin College. But they only came together to record their Searchlight entry — the power-pop tune Explode — according to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Fate of Randall Road widening in Algonquin, Lake in the Hills on line in upcoming meeting“The plan that is currently on the table for Randall Road, and the intersection
Fate of Randall Road widening in Algonquin, Lake in the Hills on line in upcoming meeting
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
“The plan that is currently on the table for Randall Road, and the intersection of Randall and Algonquin [roads], provides those things that they have been paying for for 20 years. Please move the Randall Road project forward. Improve that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Randall Road improvement impasse prompts special McHenry County Board meeting“The plan that is currently on the table for Randall Road, and the intersection
Randall Road improvement impasse prompts special McHenry County Board meeting
Northwest Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
“The plan that is currently on the table for Randall Road, and the intersection of Randall and Algonquin [roads], provides those things that they have been paying for for 20 years. Please move the Randall Road project forward. Improve that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Music notes: Off the Trax packs 3 nights of tunesTrevor Clark Trio. Saturday's lineup injects a psychedelic funk and a dance-roc
Music notes: Off the Trax packs 3 nights of tunes
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
Trevor Clark Trio. Saturday's lineup injects a psychedelic funk and a dance-rock vibe with Soap, Thinner Teed, Chachuba and Algonquin's Captain Coopersmith. Mackey's Hideout, 2601 S. River Road, McHenry. $10 each night. (815) 363-7040 or... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Marian Central Catholic HS Hires New Principaldistrict curriculum writer, team leader and department head while working with
Marian Central Catholic HS Hires New Principal
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 23 hours ago
district curriculum writer, team leader and department head while working with Community Unit School District 300, based in Algonquin, Edmondson said. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in business management and economics from Rockford College, a... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles police reportsStreet, Geneva, was arrested April 25 on a warrant. • Jesus Ernesto Alejos, 24
St. Charles police reports
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Street, Geneva, was arrested April 25 on a warrant. • Jesus Ernesto Alejos, 24, of the 0-100 block of Hithergreen Court, Algonquin, was charged April 26 with making an improper turn, driving without insurance, possession of drug paraphernalia and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Retired vice admiral named new COD presidentFull story.Traffic Intersection widening and reconstruction work is scheduled
Retired vice admiral named new COD president
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Full story.Traffic Intersection widening and reconstruction work is scheduled to cause restrictions in all directions at Algonquin and Barrington roads in South Barrington until May, 2016. Full story. Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0 and... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Field of Honor displays in Algonquin, Cary to honor fallen military membersThe tributes to the fallen will take place May 19 to 23 at Algonquin Commons, c
Field of Honor displays in Algonquin, Cary to honor fallen military members
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
The tributes to the fallen will take place May 19 to 23 at Algonquin Commons, coinciding with Armed Forces Day, and on Memorial Day weekend from May 27 to 30 at Lake Julian in Cary. More than 300 American flags will be placed at each site to honor... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry, Prairie Ridge, Huntley, Jacobs, Marengo and Woodstock North winwin. Luc Sibert threw the final three innings, giving up one hit and striking o
McHenry, Prairie Ridge, Huntley, Jacobs, Marengo and Woodstock North win
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
win. Luc Sibert threw the final three innings, giving up one hit and striking out two. Jacobs 4, St. Charles East 3: At Algonquin, Kraeton Moll went 2 for 3 with two RBIs and a run scored to lead the Golden Eagles (14-8) in a nonconference... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Sean Conway talks labour market changeswho served as MPP for Renfrew County from 1975 until his retirement from politi
Sean Conway talks labour market changes
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted yesterday
who served as MPP for Renfrew County from 1975 until his retirement from politics in 2003, was on hand at Pembroke's Algonquin College Waterfront Campus to meet with local stakeholders. "Premier Wynne launched the panel last fall, and we've... Read more
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ESPN
Golf's forgotten Olympic championof the watching reporters. "He is a veteran whose sinews are of iron, and with
Golf's forgotten Olympic champion
ESPN / Posted yesterday
of the watching reporters. "He is a veteran whose sinews are of iron, and with a temperament as phlegmatic as an Algonquin Indian," swooned George Westlake, the man from the Chicago Evening Post, before musing: "But can he last?" Even... Read more
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Daily Herald
Japanese restaurant opens in Algonquinhim to the Randall Road corridor. The restaurant, 2523 N. County Line Road, fr
Japanese restaurant opens in Algonquin
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
him to the Randall Road corridor. The restaurant, 2523 N. County Line Road, fronts Randall Road and is in front of the Algonquin Commons Shopping Center. Shi said many people have seen the restaurant's prominent location and have been stopping... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Algonquin police reports for Monday, May 2, 2016Sunday, April 24, was charged Sunday, April 24, with violation of an order of p
Algonquin police reports for Monday, May 2, 2016
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday, April 24, was charged Sunday, April 24, with violation of an order of protection. • Dawn LoCicero, 45, 206 E. Algonquin Road, Algonquin, was arrested Tuesday, April 26, on two warrants for retail theft from Cook County. • Andres H.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Algonquins look for 'significant benefit' from LeBreton redevelopmentand looking to form lasting partnerships with the proponents behind the winning
Algonquins look for 'significant benefit' from LeBreton redevelopment
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
and looking to form lasting partnerships with the proponents behind the winning proposal. The land sits on traditional Algonquin territory, and local Indigenous leaders say they're eager to find out how the project will impact their... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Public Access for Week of May 2County Board Law and Justice Committee: 8:15 a.m., County Administration Buildi
McHenry County Public Access for Week of May 2
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
County Board Law and Justice Committee: 8:15 a.m., County Administration Building, 667 Ware Road, Woodstock. Tuesday Algonquin Village Board: 7:30 p.m., Ganek Municipal Center, 2200 Harnish Drive. Cary Committee of the Whole: 6 p.m., Cary... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Board members set to have busy Tuesday agendaa proposal to spend another $10 million on land acquisition to widen and improv
McHenry County Board members set to have busy Tuesday agenda
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
a proposal to spend another $10 million on land acquisition to widen and improve Randall Road between Crystal Lake and Algonquin, and upgrade its intersection with Algonquin Road. A resolution to free up the money for the project has struggled... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Golf's forgotten Olympic championof the watching reporters. "He is a veteran whose sinews are of iron, and with
Golf's forgotten Olympic champion
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
of the watching reporters. "He is a veteran whose sinews are of iron, and with a temperament as phlegmatic as an Algonquin Indian," swooned George Westlake, the man from the Chicago Evening Post, before musing: "But can he last?" Even... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Pembroke joins World Tai Chi Dayarts training, can be in your ordinary everyday life. More than 30 people came
Pembroke joins World Tai Chi Day
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
arts training, can be in your ordinary everyday life. More than 30 people came out to celebrate the occasion at the Algonquin College Waterfront campus. The local event was hosted by the Upper Ottawa Valley Tai Chi Club. Starting at 10 a.m.,... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
PNC Tour de Lou cycling event todaywill also travel through neighborhoods around the city from Downtown along Main
PNC Tour de Lou cycling event today
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
will also travel through neighborhoods around the city from Downtown along Main Street and Waterfront Park, to Portland, Algonquin and South Louisville; as well as Old Louisville, NULU, the Highlands and Butchertown. The new Metric Century ride... Read more
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Daily Herald
Sunday picks: Enjoy Bernstein, Mahler at ESOFestival Chorus of Harper College: 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the Performing Arts
Sunday picks: Enjoy Bernstein, Mahler at ESO
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Festival Chorus of Harper College: 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the Performing Arts Center at Harper College, 1200 Algonquin Road, Palatine. Classical. $12-$18; free for kids 5 and younger. (847) 925-6100 or... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Wachusett repeats as Mulligan relay champs; Grafton takes Division 2getting them prepared mentally and physically.”Rounding out the rest of Divisio
Wachusett repeats as Mulligan relay champs; Grafton takes Division 2
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
getting them prepared mentally and physically.”Rounding out the rest of Division 1 was Shrewsbury (65 points), Nashoba and Algonquin (47) and Worcester North-Tech (43½).On the Division 2 side, the winner didn’t exactly have the same comfortable... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
PNC Tour de Lou cycling event on Sundaywill also travel through neighborhoods around the city from Downtown along Main
PNC Tour de Lou cycling event on Sunday
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
will also travel through neighborhoods around the city from Downtown along Main Street and Waterfront Park, to Portland, Algonquin and South Louisville; as well as Old Louisville, NULU, the Highlands and Butchertown. The new Metric Century ride... Read more
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Daily Herald
American Junior Golf Association Preview 1st-round results-- 77 21. Jacob Mueller, Libertyville (2017) 39-39 -- 78 21. Zach Gerry, Whea
American Junior Golf Association Preview 1st-round results
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
-- 77 21. Jacob Mueller, Libertyville (2017) 39-39 -- 78 21. Zach Gerry, Wheaton (2017) 41-37 -- 78 24. Billy Walker, Algonquin (2016) 41-38 -- 79 24. Spencer Crowe, Lake Forest (2018) 42-37--79 24. Mitch Kenston, Libertyville (2018) 40-39... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry beats Huntley in FVC Valley matchupwas 2 for 3 with a run scored, Nick Wolski drove in one and Ethan Weinandy scor
McHenry beats Huntley in FVC Valley matchup
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
was 2 for 3 with a run scored, Nick Wolski drove in one and Ethan Weinandy scored twice in the win. Conant 5, Jacobs 2: At Algonquin, Conant scored three runs in the top of the seventh to beat the Golden Eagles (13-8) in a nonconference game. Adam... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Fans rejoice with Star Wars, Free Comic Book daysarea comic book stores. Cary and Crystal Lake libraries will offer patrons a fr
Fans rejoice with Star Wars, Free Comic Book days
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
area comic book stores. Cary and Crystal Lake libraries will offer patrons a free comic provided by Modern Age Comics in Algonquin and Crystal Lake. Jesse Buck, owner of Modern Age Comics, said his stores are gold sponsors of the event and also... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail travel feature: Favorable exchange rate makes travel to Quebec a no-brainerWhat’s not to like? Like the British who vanquished the French, Quebec, Canada
Vail travel feature: Favorable exchange rate makes travel to Quebec a no-brainer
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
What’s not to like? Like the British who vanquished the French, Quebec, Canada — or Kebec, as it is pronounced from its Algonquin origins — has enticed North Americans since Revolutionaries attempted to lure volunteers, then Prohibition revelers... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Thumbs up: Motorola sale brings new hope, and moreThumbs up: To Algonquin man Tycjan Sieradzki, an Illinois National Guardsman, w
Thumbs up: Motorola sale brings new hope, and more
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Thumbs up: To Algonquin man Tycjan Sieradzki, an Illinois National Guardsman, who was named Illinois’ Soldier of the Year, based on his skills, fitness and mental toughness after placing first in the Best Warrior Competition. Thank you for your... Read more
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Daily Herald
Go a little bit country with 'Nashville' starsFestival Chorus of Harper College: 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the Performing Arts
Go a little bit country with 'Nashville' stars
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Festival Chorus of Harper College: 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the Performing Arts Center at Harper College, 1200 Algonquin Road, Palatine. Classical. $12-$18; free for kids 5 and younger. (847) 925-6100 or... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Make-A-Wish makes Crystal Lake 4-old's birthday party dreams come truetwo. As part of the Make-A-Wish Foundation's World Wish Day on Friday, Julio w
Make-A-Wish makes Crystal Lake 4-old's birthday party dreams come true
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
two. As part of the Make-A-Wish Foundation's World Wish Day on Friday, Julio was treated to birthday party at Toys R Us in Algonquin, where it was revealed that his wish of having a birthday party his entire family could attend on the Fourth of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why a military charity is denying scholarships to the children of soldiers who died by suicidethe help of Canada Company and Project Hero, Ms. Ranger does not think she coul
Why a military charity is denying scholarships to the children of soldiers who died by suicide
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the help of Canada Company and Project Hero, Ms. Ranger does not think she could have afforded to study business at Algonquin College. She was newly married with a young child and reeling from her father’s death in the Afghanistan war.... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
TARC disruptions, road closures for 2016 KDF Marathon, Mini MarathonSt. at 7th St. and all east of Hill St. and Preston. Rt. # 29 – Eastern Parkwa
TARC disruptions, road closures for 2016 KDF Marathon, Mini Marathon
WLKY Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
St. at 7th St. and all east of Hill St. and Preston. Rt. # 29 – Eastern ParkwayEastbound and Westbound: All stops west of Algonquin/Taylor Blvd. at Algonquin Pkwy and east of Eastern Pkwy and Crittenden Dr. Rt. # 31 – Shelbyville RoadEastbound:... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Environmental Defenders of McHenry County taking garage sale donationsfrom 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 15th, and from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Monday
Environmental Defenders of McHenry County taking garage sale donations
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 15th, and from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, May 16-18, at the Algonquin Township Road District garage, 3702 U.S. Route 14, between Crystal Lake and Cary. Defenders representatives said... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Travel information for Saturday's KDF Marathon & Miniat 7th St. and all east of Hill St. and Preston. Rt. # 29 – Eastern Parkway E
Travel information for Saturday's KDF Marathon & Mini
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
at 7th St. and all east of Hill St. and Preston. Rt. # 29 – Eastern Parkway Eastbound and Westbound: All stops west of Algonquin/Taylor Blvd. at Algonquin Pkwy and east of Eastern Pkwy and Crittenden Dr. Rt. # 31 – Shelbyville Road Eastbound:... Read more
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Daily Herald
District 62 board briefed on downward enrollment trendin kindergarten enrollments, housing turnover and student migration/transfer pa
District 62 board briefed on downward enrollment trend
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
in kindergarten enrollments, housing turnover and student migration/transfer patterns. Central, Forest, Orchard Place and Algonquin enrollments are predicted to drop, while Cumberland is projected to grow because of planned residential development... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
No means no for wind farms, says councilcontracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated:
No means no for wind farms, says council
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
contracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated: A solar project in Ryerson Twp west of Algonquin Park is backed by Missanabie Cree First Nation near Sault Ste. Marie; a hydro-electric project on the Trenton Locks... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
No means no for wind farms, says councilcontracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated:
No means no for wind farms, says council
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 5 days ago
contracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated: A solar project in Ryerson Twp west of Algonquin Park is backed by Missanabie Cree First Nation near Sault Ste. Marie; a hydro-electric project on the Trenton Locks... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
No means no for wind farms, says councilcontracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated:
No means no for wind farms, says council
Chatham Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
contracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated: A solar project in Ryerson Twp west of Algonquin Park is backed by Missanabie Cree First Nation near Sault Ste. Marie; a hydro-electric project on the Trenton Locks... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
No means no for wind farms, says councilcontracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated:
No means no for wind farms, says council
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 5 days ago
contracts with aboriginal support far from where the power would be generated: A solar project in Ryerson Twp west of Algonquin Park is backed by Missanabie Cree First Nation near Sault Ste. Marie; a hydro-electric project on the Trenton Locks... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lake in the Hills, Algonquin mull sign code change after Supreme Court rulingcovered by signs was reduced from 50 percent to 30 percent, and the ordinance e
Lake in the Hills, Algonquin mull sign code change after Supreme Court ruling
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
covered by signs was reduced from 50 percent to 30 percent, and the ordinance explained how signs should be measured. In Algonquin, suggested code amendments suggested were tabled after trustees asked staff to find out whether case law allows the... Read more
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examiner.com
Best Women’s Retreats Near TorontoThen the Wild Women have just the trip for you. Try a SUP yoga glamping retreat
Best Women’s Retreats Near Toronto
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
Then the Wild Women have just the trip for you. Try a SUP yoga glamping retreat in Parry Sound or an Art retreat in Algonquin Park. These retreats are about enjoying nature’s beauty, meeting new people and finding your wild side. The... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
What's next for Algonquin land claim processThe recent vote on the Algonquin land claim's Agreement-in-Principle (AIP) show
What's next for Algonquin land claim process
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 6 days ago
The recent vote on the Algonquin land claim's Agreement-in-Principle (AIP) shows there remains a lot of work to do. Bob Potts is the chief negotiator for the Algonquins of Ontario, the umbrella group which represents 10 Algonquin communities,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Judson University to honor volunteers for community serviceVillage Enrichment Co-Op; Jeff Turner, owner of In the Neighborhood Deli/Cateri
Judson University to honor volunteers for community service
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Village Enrichment Co-Op; Jeff Turner, owner of In the Neighborhood Deli/Catering in Elgin; and Raymond Warren of Algonquin, senior licensing counsel for Google. Here is a rundown on each of them: • Brill has volunteered for the Elgin... Read more
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Northwest Herald
More frustrations with McHenry County roadsdon’t think it would be unreasonable or any less safe to travel 55 from the int
More frustrations with McHenry County roads
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
don’t think it would be unreasonable or any less safe to travel 55 from the intersection of Rakow through the bypass around Algonquin to the intersection of South Main.” Pat Corbley “I live in Sun City Huntley, which in itself can cause one to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County police department to host drug take-backs SaturdayResidents can bring their pills for disposal from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at
McHenry County police department to host drug take-backs Saturday
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Residents can bring their pills for disposal from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the following locations: • Algonquin Police Department, 2200 Harnish Drive, Algonquin • Cary Police Department, 654 Village Hall Drive, Cary • Crystal Lake Police... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Marian Central Catholic High School in Woodstock to get new principalalso has taught second through eighth grades and served as a district curriculu
Marian Central Catholic High School in Woodstock to get new principal
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
also has taught second through eighth grades and served as a district curriculum writer, team leader and department head in Algonquin-based Community Unit School District 300. Novy said she was looking forward to blending her strengths in education... Read more
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Northwest Herald
More frustrations with area roadwaysdon’t think it would be unreasonable or any less safe to travel 55 from the int
More frustrations with area roadways
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
don’t think it would be unreasonable or any less safe to travel 55 from the intersection of Rakow through the bypass around Algonquin to the intersection of South Main.” Pat Corbley “I live in Sun City Huntley, which in itself can cause one to... Read more
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