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A teachers’ strike at Prairie Grove School District 46, in that suburb and part of Crystal Lake, has ended after just one missed day of school.
Federal charges have been leveled against five people, in alleged schemes to cheat veterans and the military.
Crystal Lake Police say they are stepping up patrols in one neighborhood hit by three car fires overnight.
Two friends, two vehicles, and alleged alcohol use became a regrettable combination this week in McHenry County.
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (CBS) — An electronic billboard proposed to be built just outside Crystal Lake has city leaders so vexed, they’ve increased the size of the city. As WBBM Newsradio’s John Waelti reports, the […]
The body of Colorado movie massacre victim John Larimer was returned to his hometown Thursday with a procession and greeting not unlike those given local residents who have died in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Some children in Crystal Lake learned a tough lesson this week that hard work and plans can sometimes go awry.
Two teenage boys from Crystal Lake are in big trouble, after allegedly making $700 worth of photocopies of a single $20 bill and using them to buy pot.
A 54-year-old fire captain from far northwest suburban Huntley was killed Thursday, when a car pulled in front of him at an intersection that’s seen its share of crashes.
Two suburban teenagers are in hot water with the law, after police say boredom led them to ransack a Crystal Lake cemetery.
Former Chicago Bear Chris Harris is issuing a big donation, after seeing a tweet about a family in need of an elevator lift for their quadruplets who all suffer from cerebral palsy.
A fundraiser will be held this coming Tuesday night for a Crystal Lake couple whose four children suffer from cerebral palsy.
Footprints in the snow turned out to be the key in a burglary case in Crystal Lake.
The votes are in, and a newborn in Crystal Lake has her name.
Two human skulls were found Tuesday in town of Bull Valley, near Crystal Lake, and authorities are trying to determine their source.
The town of Crystal Lake was mourning the loss of a local Marine whose helicopter crashed last Thursday in Afghanistan.
A Marine from northwest suburban Crystal Lake was among the six killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan this week.
A suburban small business on the brink of collapse is now thriving again, thanks to an outpouring of community support.
A 19-year-old Woodstock man is charged with sending sexually explicit texts and Facebook message to girls as young as 13, and trying to arrange to meet them.