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Arts, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections, Summer
Patch reader Cynthia Thompson shared her photographs of sunflowers on a Woodstock farm and the almost-blue moon last night, Aug. 30.
The Neighborhood Files, Summer
This year's festival will kick off this Friday, Aug. 31 and will continue through Sunday, Sept. 2.
While November's elections are important, GOP leaders gathered at Republican National Convention say they're focused on strengthening the party for the long term.
A blue moon will shine down Friday night. The next blue moon won't occur until 2015.
Police & Fire
Crystal Lake Police release reports for Aug. 9 and 10, 2012.
Government, The Neighborhood Files
From 1952 to today, Algonquin's Western Bypass has been in the works for decades.
The CDC announced that West Nile Virus cases are up 40 percent this week from last. This is the worst year for West Nile Virus since it started tracking in 1999. Check out how your area is faring in our interactive map of diagnosed cases.
Government, The Neighborhood Files, Summer
Beach season ends with one last swimming advisory issued by the McHenry County Department of Health.
Schools, The Neighborhood Files
The PGTA and Prairie Grove School District 46 Board of Education have been in contract negotiation talks for 20 months.
Seven-year-old Alana Thompson gets her own television show, "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo."
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