McHenry County Magazine

Artist Showcase

Artist Showcase

The work of William A. Schneider of Crystal Lake has evolved since he finished his studies at the American Academy of Art. 
Woodstock family tradition

Woodstock family tradition

The 2017 McHenry County Fair will be the longest fair on record. And for good reason: the 69th annual event will open a day early, beginning…
Music roots

Music roots

One of McHenry County’s longest running music events, the Woodstock Folk Festival, will take place from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 16, at t…
Berry boost

Berry boost

T he path to better eating can be bumpy. Our best-intentioned, health-conscious plans sometimes go out the window on hectic days. Finding e…

‘The Duchess’

As an actress, Kate Curtin has played many roles but her latest role as “The Duchess” on Huntley Community Radio may be her favorite. 
Fountain of wealth

Fountain of wealth

Most family fortunes don’t survive to a third generation. Here’s why: Unlike some quaint adages, th…
A park to remember

A park to remember

Ten days each year, America’s National Parks welcome visitors fee-free! In honor of the National Park Service’s Birthday, the next Fee Free …
Comfort food

Comfort food

The unique menu at Bold American Fare in Algonquin is what owner Greg Geigel and executive chef Mathew Lucas say sets the restaurant apart f…
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