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Woodstock man deemed 'sexually violent,' committed to IDHS custody

A McHenry County judge has ordered a north suburban sex offender committed to a mental health facility after ruling him a "sexually violent person." Judge Sharon Prather ruled that 47-year-old Robert Bacci of Woodstock must remain in the custody of the Illinois Department of Human Services, accordin

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-09-22 15:59:00

Elgin Man Swerved in Lanes 3 Times Before Striking Semi and Coming to Stop in Cortland Crash

The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office says an Elgin man was hospitalized as a precaution after he was involved in a two-vehicle crash where he allegedly crossed over the center line three times in Cortland on Thursday. The sheriff's office says deputies were called to the intersection of Il. Route 38 a

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 14:04:00

Mommy & Me Painting Classes

Classes will meet at 9:30 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at Joyful Harvest Church 5050 N. Johnsburg Road Ages 2-5 with Mommy Cost: $10.00 per class (additional children $5.00 each) All materials are included; you make a masterpiece and a memory! Bring smock, smile, child! When you register for Tue

PATCH - 2017-09-23 17:54:06

Defense attorneys claim McHenry Co. still not following new immigration law

Lawsuits and protests from families and attorneys have so far failed to settle whether McHenry County authorities are following a new state immigration law - or to stop undocumented defendants from ending up in the custody of ICE authorities. On Friday, lawyers for some of the inmates who lack legal

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 23:51:25

From dotard to Goliath, world reacts to Trump

NEW YORK (CNN) - A giant gold Goliath. Mentally deranged. A pusher of pipe dreams. World leaders pulled out the stops, and perhaps a thesaurus or two, to review President Donald Trump's first appearance at the UN General Assembly, the multi-day pageant of meetings known as the Super Bowl of Diplomac

MYSTATELINE.COM - 2017-09-23 06:56:53

MARSDEN: UN's only value is as a spy nest

PARIS - U.S. President Donald Trump made his United Nations debut this week at the annual General Assembly. "I think the main message is 'make the United Nations great' - not 'again.' 'Make the United Nations great,'" Trump said to reporters in advance of his Tuesday speech. Trying to reform the Uni

OTTAWA TIMES - 2017-09-23 03:51:13

BMO Harris Bank branch robbed in South Barrington

A BMO Harris Bank branch was reported robbed Friday in northwest suburban South Barrington. About 3 p.m., a man in his 30s entered the branch at 40 S. Barrington Road and committed a non-takeover bank robbery, according to the FBI. The robber was described as white, about 5-foot-10 and of thin build

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-09-23 02:48:00

Pedway Mural on Main Street Is Nearly Complete

A mural celebrating arts and entertainment in Woodstock is nearing completion. "Woodstock on Film and On the Stage," a 118-foot painting that runs alongside a pedway on Main Street, will be officially unveiled during a public dedication later this month. "Painting is nearly completed," said Terry Wi

THE WOODSTOCK INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER - 2017-09-23 00:02:24

Sabbe to resign as Carpentersville trustee

With a little less than two years remaining on his term, Carpentersville Trustee Jeff Sabbe has announced his plans to resign from the post in November. "My family and I are moving to another state so I'm unfortunately going to have to step down from the board," he said at Tuesday's board meeting. "

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 00:42:28

Elgin's Mexican, Puerto Rican communities worry about families after earthquake, hurricane

When Elgin resident Susana Tinoco watches video clips and images of her hometown of Mexico City during and after Tuesday's 7.1-magnitude earthquake, she gets emotional. "It makes me want to cry seeing all this," Tinoco said, fighting back tears. As Mexico grapples with a devastating earthquake and P

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 01:30:13

Bushwood set to open in former Elgin Tilted Kilt space

Two businessmen with local restaurant experience are working to turn what was a Tilted Kilt just off Randall Road in Elgin into Bushwood, a family-oriented venue with space available for private parties. "We'll have the best burgers, the best pizza, the best mac and cheese," Rich Turasky said. Turas

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-23 01:28:25

Hundreds line the streets for annual Pumpkin Festival

WARREN - The color of the day was orange, and this tiny village was bustling with the flavor of the season Saturday as hundreds lined the streets for the annual Pumpkin Festival, which included bands, floats and plenty of candy for the children along Main Street. "This is always such a fun festival

FREEPORT JOURNAL STANDARD - 2017-09-23 23:37:09

4th Suspect Charged In Stabbing At Elgin Business

CHICAGO (CBS) - A fourth person has been charged with stabbing a man to death in August in the parking lot of an industrial company in northwest suburban Elgin. Michael A. Giacomino, 31, faces a first-degree murder charge after police arrested him early Thursday in the suburb, more than a month afte

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-22 13:44:00

Fetzner Park Riparian Restoration Project Meeting Scheduled

Construction work on the Fetzner Park riparian restoration project in Crystal Lake was put on hold Thursday, September 21, after residents expressed concern about the scope of the tree removal phase of the project. In order to address these concerns and to provide further information about the proje

PATCH - 2017-09-22 17:27:23

Wow! House: Lakefront Mansion With 13 Skylights, 3 Marble Wet Bars

LAKEWOOD, IL -- This week's Wow! House in Lakewood comes with some gorgeous views of beautiful Crystal Lake. The home at 1110 S. Shore Drive includes 163 feet of lake frontage with expansive windows throughout. The home also has a lower level walkout, high above the lake, and a huge patio. Other f

PATCH - 2017-09-21 20:13:57

Isha Yoga Sessions (Free)

How Successful you are in life simply depends upon on how well you can use you mind and body. These sessions offer simple, but powerful yoga postures to bring stability and balance. Benefits: Please follow the link provided to RSVP/register. How Successful you are in life simply depends upon on how

PATCH - 2017-09-21 03:49:46

Price Drop On Cutler Mansion, HGTV Award Winner, North Shore Palace: Illinois Wow! House Roundup

Are you in the market for a new home or just a real estate buff? Here's a look at some of the properties making a splash in Chicagoland. The winner of HGTV's award for best dramatic transformation last was built in 1927 but has been completely updated. The seven-bedroom home features a carriage hous

PATCH - 2017-09-22 07:50:49

Bernotas Teacher Starts Book Drive To Help Flooded School

CRYSTAL LAKE, IL -- Ruel Apostol, a sixth grade science teacher at Bernotas Middle School in Crystal Lake, has started a book drive to help Murphy Elementary School in Round Lake. Books in the school's library and classrooms were destroyed after heavy rains and flooding in July. Apostol was a parapr

PATCH - 2017-09-21 18:39:47

MMHS hosts dessert tea and vintage hat fashion show

Center, Shirley Prescott models a vintage feather hat during the Mendota Museum and Historical Society's formal dessert tea and vintage hat fashion show in the Union Depot Railroad Museum's Golden Trencher dining car, Sept. 13. Julia Cain from "Flowers by Julia" in Princeton brought several hats fro

MENDOTA REPORTER - 2017-09-22 21:39:27

ECC Foundation welcomes Robin Seigle as its newest board director

Robin Seigle said being a member of the Elgin Community College Foundation Board of Directors is another way to serve her community. The West Dundee resident and ECC alumna looks forward to providing more opportunities to help students succeed. "Since attending ECC, I have watched the school grow to

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 19:47:26