Like most years, 2012 brought Crystal Lake-Cary Patch readers several out-of-the-ordinary stories and happenings. Just when we think we've seen it all, something always seems to surprise us!
Here is a list of interesting Patch articles from 2012:
1. Lake in the Hills Woman Arrested for Biting Dog
5. Deep-Frying Turkey Sparks Crystal Lake House Fire
6. Sheriff Officials Discover 91 Animals in Bull Valley Home; Owner Found in Park Ridge
7. Crystal Lake Man Charged with Arson After Setting Fire to Arcade Game in Backyard
8. Bassett Owner Sides with "Dogs Against Romney"
9. Human Skulls Found in Bull Valley
11. Knife-Wielding Woman Robs Cody's Farm Stand