| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:36 AM
A McHenry man has been charged with concealing the homicide of a woman whose skeletal remains were found in his home, authorities said.
A caretaker found a woman’s remains in a vacant home owned by William J. Ross, 62, in the 500 block of North...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
The man convicted of murder in the presumed death of his grocery store co-worker more than a decade ago, when both were teenagers, was sentenced to 26 years in prison this morning in a McHenry County courtroom.
Mario Casciaro was charged in 2010 with...
| Nov 15, 2013
Two prominent, once-friendly families packed into a McHenry County courtroom Thursday as a member of one clan was sentenced to 26 years for the murder of the other's kin.
Mario Casciaro, 30, was found guilty in April of first-degree murder with...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 10:05 PM
A new interchange at the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway and Illinois Route 47 in Huntley has opened after 17 months of construction and at a cost of $59 million.
Work included six new ramps that provide access to Route 47 from eastbound and westbound...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:35 AM
In the next three or four years, Lake Zurich officials say every one of the approximately 2,800 remaining ash trees on public property will need to be cut down because of the invasive emerald ash borer beetle.
But with an estimated cost of $1 million to...
| Nov 4, 2013
The following items were taken from police records:
•A door in the 500 block of Old Mill Grove Road was shot with an unknown projectile, causing $400 in damage, according to a report filed on Oct. 28 at 7:52 a.m.
•On Oct. 28 at...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:09 PM
The stepfather of a 34-year-old Woodstock man stabbed to death over the weekend has been charged with murder, officials said.
Victor M. Lopez, 46, is being held at the McHenry County jail on a charge of first-degree murder in the slaying of Mark A....
| Sep 20, 2013
The special prosecutor who brought involuntary manslaughter charges against former Mayor Richard Daley's nephew after a Rush Street confrontation led to the death of David Koschman concluded Thursday that he will not bring charges against the Chicago...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:34 PM
A former volunteer for Big Brothers Big Sisters of McHenry County was sentenced today to five years in prison for sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy in 2009.
Leonard Puccini, 53, of Bull Valley, was found guilty of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Unusually large and scaly lesions on a heroin user treated in McHenry County have led a doctor to believe his patient might have injected the "flesh-eating" drug krokodil.
This follows a Joliet physician's announcement last week that he has treated five...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Tuesday, Oct. 22
Chicago Public, Inter-City 1
Little Village at Maine, 5:30 at Lane
Chicago Public, Inter-City 2
Gage Park at Bronzeville, 4:15 at Eckersall
Juarez at Kelly, 4:15 at Rockne
Kennedy at Tilden, 4:15 at Stagg