A Fox River Grove man who beat his stepmother to death with a hammer after family members urged him to seek mental health treatment has been sentenced to 38 years in prison.
Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this Groundhog Day, but Woodstock Willie did not.
Since 1993, the Groundhog Day holiday has enjoyed renewed interest due to the namesake cult film starring the very excellent Bill Murray as weatherman Phil Connors. While Punxsatawney, PA gets most the national attention on the day itself, the actual location of the filming of Groundhog Day is our very own Woodstock, IL. Murray was the star, but the town itself plays a major role…
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.
A man in a ski mask, armed with a handgun, robbed a northwest suburban gas station early Wednesday.
A Chicago man is behind bars in Woodstock after police say he crafted a makeshift flamethrower to hold them off when they tried to arrest him on Tuesday.
After the turkey and the shopping comes the Christmas tree. Farms in McHenry County say this is one of their busiest weekends.
A fundraiser will be held in Woodstock Saturday for a unique organization that helps families with relatives in prison.
An Illinois Department of Transportation worker was struck and killed by a vehicle in a work zone near Woodstock on Monday.
Paul McCartney is not the only icon of 1960s pop music coming to town this month.
A horse from Woodstock is headed to Hollywood to co-star in a new movie with Johnny Depp.
A man and a woman from Woodstock were charged in connection with the murder of a man who solicited prostitution services from a Craigslist ad Saturday, the McHenry County Sheriff’s office announced Sunday.
A nursing home supervisor repeatedly allowed an employee to give excessive doses of morphine to patients, including at least one who died of a morphine overdose.
A northwest suburban legislator wants the Metra board replaced. But the chairman of the commuter rail agency’s board said his criticisms are off-base.
A man who broke into a north suburban motel room and sexually assaulted a woman in 2009 was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday.
The Woodstock Groundhog Day festival has been called off due to the impending blizzard.
Five people were hospitalized, including a police officer, after his squad was hit at an intersection.
Four men have been charged in connection with the theft of tens of thousands of pounds of aluminum from a northwest suburban metal factory.
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (STMW) – A northwest suburban man was sentenced to five years in prison Friday after his third conviction for possessing child pornography.
A northwest suburban man went to a somewhat extreme measure on Tuesday to try to pass an alcohol and drug screening, according to the McHenry County Sheriff’s office.