Whether your garden is exploding with the ripe fruits of your labor or you couldn’t resist saving quite a bit of cash at the local farmer’s market by buying a bushel of apples instead of a peck, it’s time to preserve the harvest so it can be enjoyed all winter long. Because, honestly, you know you cannot possibly eat all of those apples during the next few weeks; plus you’re going to want some for that Thanksgiving Day pie.
Police say Veramae Phillip of Woodstock told officers she thought she’d hit a tree branch.
Two friends, two vehicles, and alleged alcohol use became a regrettable combination this week in McHenry County.
Two 16-year-old boys are dead after an car crash early Sunday in unincorporated McHenry County in Woodstock.
People have come up with some pretty clever ways to try to cheat on drug tests, but authorities say a northwest suburban parolee was not very original.
Police in Woodstock say a drug deal gone bad led to life-threatening injuries for the dealer.
Woodstock police say their investigation is still active, but it was a tip from the suspect’s wife that led them to open it.
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.