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Homeless man arrested after impersonating man in effort to buy $87,000 Jeep at Crystal Lake dealership

A homeless man from Chicago was arrested after he allegedly tried impersonating someone else in an attempt to purchase an $87,000 Jeep from a Crystal Lake car dealership. Richard A. White, 59, who is homeless and had a last known address in Chicago, was charged with attempted identity theft, attempted theft between $100,000 and $500,000, […]

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Lake, McHenry counties will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to all residents next week

Lake County and McHenry County health departments both confirmed they will be expanding COVID-19 vaccination eligibility on April 12 to all residents 16 and older — on track with the rest of the state. Lake County Health Department Spokeswoman Hannah Goering confirmed the announcement to Lake and McHenry County Scanner on Monday. “Lake County will […]

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3 families displaced after fire damages multi-unit townhome complex in Algonquin

Three families were displaced late Wednesday evening after heavy flames damaged a multi-unit townhome complex in Algonquin, fire officials said. The Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District responded around 11 p.m. Wednesday to the 2600 block of Williamsburg Drive in Algonquin for a report of a structure fire. Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Deputy Fire […]