Auditions for ‘The Wedding Singer’ set for Dec. 5, 6

The Black Box Theatre at McHenry County College announced auditions for “The Wedding Singer,” with original music by Mathew Skylar, lyrics by Chad Beguelin, and book by Chad Beguelin and Tim Herlihy. Auditions will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Dec. 5 and 6 with callbacks from 6 […]


Johnsburg wrestling fundraiser this weekend

The Johnsburg High School Skyhawks wrestling team is holding a fundraiser on Nov. 12 and 13 to raise money for uniforms, new equipment, and other costs that acquire throughout the year. The team will be cleaning up autumn waste and any other yard waste. This fundraiser is built strictly on […]


JEPF casino night is Saturday night

Johnsburg Educational Partnership Foundation (JEPF) is holding its Fourth Annual Casino Night on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 6 p.m. to midnight at the McHenry Moose Lodge, located at 3535 N. Richmond Road. Admission is $5, and you must be 21 years of age to participate. Gaming tables include blackjack, Texas […]


St. John the Baptist Holiday bazaar is Saturday

A holiday bazaar and craft show will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Church. The church is located at 2302 W. Church St. in Johnsburg. The public can enjoy […]


‘Arsenic and Old Lace’ to be performed this weekend

Johnsburg High School Theatre will perform “Arsenic and Old Lace” on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 13, at 2 p.m. in the Johnsburg High School Duane Andreas Auditorium, 2002 West Ringwood Road. The stage classic play is about the elderly Brewster sisters and their mission to […]


Westosha Community Senior Center chili blast is Saturday

Chili will be served on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Westosha Community Senior Center located at 19200  93rd St. in Bristol,       It is an “all you can eat” meal of chili and condiments.  Dessert will also be served. Donation is $7 for adults; […]


Wilmot Artisan Market to be open Saturday

Wilmot Artisan Market is hosting an event on Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to help support local artists. Wilmot Artisan Market is a full service art gallery, selling and presenting to help establish careers of our artists and other avenues of their business, while giving them the […]


Silver Lake Police Reports

Oct. 21 Family trouble       at 7:27 p.m., police were dispatched to Edgewood Drive to solve a complaint regarding a subject’s hat. The female complainant told police that her ex-husband had her son’s hat and would not give it back. She was supposed to pick it up in the mailbox, […]


Twin Lakes Police Reports

Oct. 21 Assist citizen       • at midnight, a complainant called saying there was an older man trying to drive while intoxicated at a bar and restaurant on Lance Drive. The driver backed into the business sign. When officers arrived, they drove the subject home and gave his keys to […]


Counterfeit currency alert

The Wauconda Police Department is investigating the passing of a counterfeit US Currency bill wherein the offender(s) is passing phony $50 and $100 bills to local merchants. According to a local bank, counterfeit bills have surfaced from Rockford, Ill., to Lake County. COUNTEFEIT METHOD: The offender is “washing” a $1 […]