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JEPF Casino Night is Nov. 12

The Johnsburg Education 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, 3535 N. Richmond Road in Johnsburg. Admission is $5. All proceeds benefit Johnsburg School District 12. You must be 21 years of age […]

 
 

There’s a flag on the play

There’s a flag on the play

Richmond-Burton High School’s halftime show Oct. 14 features the musical stylings of the RB Marching Band and choreography that includes colorful costumes and flag action. RB beat Harvard to claim their third consecutive BNC East title and an automatic bid to the post-season IHSA Class 4A state football championships.  (Photo […]

 
 

Trick-or-treaters set to take over your neighborhood

As of press time, the following communities have set their trick-or-treat hours in Wisconsin:       Brighton: No set hours       Bristol: Monday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 7 p.m.       Paddock Lake: Monday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 7 p.m.       Randall: Monday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 7 p.m. […]

 
 

County lists restrictions for open burning, yard waste

McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) reminds residents that year-round burning restrictions are in effect regarding the proper disposal of landscape waste on your property. Landscape waste consists of grass or shrubbery cuttings, leaves and tree limbs. The “McHenry County Public Health Ordinance: Open Burning of Landscape Waste” permits unincorporated […]

 
 

Richmond Fire District pig roast to benefit proposed museum

By Gregory Harutunian Correspondent Plans for a museum and a garage to house two antique fire engines will be moved forward with a benefit pig roast and open house set for Sunday, Oct. 9 by the Richmond Township Fire Protection District. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 4 […]

 
 

Ceremony honors citizens for lifesaving efforts and ‘Saved By the Belt’ awards

Sheriff Keith Nygren held an awards ceremony on Sept. 23, to honor recipients who were recognized for their lifesaving efforts and the Illinois Department of Transportation “Saved by the Belt” awards. Nygren presented three Citizen Lifesaving Awards, a plaque and medal, for lifesaving efforts put forth in two separate traffic […]

 
 

Richmond administrator position to be discussed in forum

By Gregory Harutunian Correspondent The Thursday, Oct. 6 Richmond Village Board meeting will be a forum, as the questions and options regarding its vacant village administrator position are set to be discussed. The agenda item will open review on the recommendations made by the village’s personnel ad hoc sub-committee, although […]

 
 

Status hearing set for Johnsburg murder case

By Gregory Harutunian Correspondent The postponed felony trial of former Val’s Food supervisor Mario Casciaro, implicated in the disappearance and murder of Johnsburg resident Brian Carrick, has been slated for an Oct. 14 status hearing at the McHenry County Courthouse in Woodstock. The original Oct. 3 start date for the […]

 
 
 
 
 

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