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Lakeside Volunteers Needed

Want to be part of one of the largest festivals in the area? The Crystal Lake Jaycees are looking for volunteers to help at Lakeside, … Read more ›

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Volunteers with the Les Turner ALS Foundation hit the streets in Crystal Lake May 12-13 to collect donations in community Tag Days drives

In honor of National ALS Awareness Month, hundreds of volunteers with the Les Turner ALS Foundation will participate in Tag Days drives. These fundraising drives … Read more ›

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Cardiovascular screening April 27

McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) will offer a cardiovascular screening on Friday, April 27, 2012 from 8:30am-10:30am, at its Crystal Lake office, 100 N … Read more ›

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Prostate Cancer screening April 18

McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) has set its next clinic to screen for the risk of prostate cancer. Through a grant from the Illinois … Read more ›

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SnowCare for Troops Seeks Volunteers and Military Families

With several more weeks of winter on the horizon, volunteers and military families are urged to sign up for Project EverGreen’s SnowCare for Troops, a … Read more ›

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Community Shows Support for Crystal Lake Jaycees’ Share-A-Christmas Program

For more than 50 years, the Crystal Lake Jaycees have been helping those in need during the holiday season. In 2011, 37 families and 109 … Read more ›

Allison Hull of Crystal Lake volunteers for the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign Tuesday at the Jewel on Route 14. (Lawerence Synett/Tribune)

Red Kettle Campaign makes final holiday push

Officials from the Salvation Army of McHenry County remain optimistic they can reach the goal of raising $150,000 in donations through their annual Red Kettle … Read more ›

Crystal Lake Jaycees
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2 for 1 Membership in the Crystal Lake Jaycees during December!

Have you ever asked yourself any of the following questions? •How can I help others in Crystal Lake and the surrounding area?•How can I meet … Read more ›

Crystal Lake Jaycees Share-A-Christmas
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Crystal Lake Jaycees Share-A-Christmas Families Ready for Adoption

This will be the 51st year that the Crystal Lake Jaycees have collected cash donations, food, toys and clothing for many families of Crystal Lake. … Read more ›

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Local Music Store Piano Trends Helps Chill Event in Chicago

This Thursday November 10th the fifth annual Chill event takes place at Chicago's Merchandise Mart. The musicians of Piano Trends will donate their time and … Read more ›