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Body of missing 95-year-old man found in unincorporated McHenry

The McHenry County Sheriff's Office confirmed Saturday that a deceased elderly male found in the area of 2400 S. River Road in unincorporated McHenry was that of a 95-year-old man who went missing Friday.

The sheriff's office had been in search of Stanley E. Szczesny, who last was seen 3:30 a.m. Friday in the 2500 block of Scheid Lane in the McHenry area. When his neighbor went to check on him at 8 p.m., he was gone.

Szczesny was described as 5'5'', white and weighing about 125 pounds.

 

Woodstock North grad returns as part of BrassTaps Duo

Now performing as part of BrassTaps Duo, a Woodstock North High School graduate will return to his alma mater to encourage students to drum to their own beat.

Known as a star drummer in high school, Anthony DeMartinis joined with tuba player Evan Zegiel in 2016 as the two earned master’s degrees from the University of Michigan. They since have performed their contemporary, yet classical brand of chamber music throughout Michigan and beyond as BrassTaps Duo.

 

Cary to host Open House to showcase new village hall, police department building

Cary residents can get an idea of what their new village hall and police station will look like at an open house next week.

People can view preliminary floor plans and building designs, and receive project updates from architects and village staff on Thursday, Feb.

 

Police: McHenry woman threatened officer with carving fork

A McHenry woman faces felony charges after police said she threatened an officer with an 8-inch carving fork.

Ashley M. Michaels, of the 900 block of Black Partridge Road, is charged with aggravated assault to a peace officer and resisting a peace officer.

 

McHenry man who barricaded himself in Crystal Lake apartment faces child pornography charges

A 24-year-old McHenry man was taken into custody Friday after barricading himself inside the bathroom of a home and threatening officers with a knife, Crystal Lake police said.

Officers responded about 4:30 p.m. to the 500 block of Darlington Lane after a report of a burglary in process, according to a news release from the Crystal Lake Police Department.

Upon arriving, police found Matthew R.

 

McHenry County Sheriff's Office seeking to locate missing 95-year-old man

The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help to find a 95-year-old "at risk" man who went missing Friday night.

Stanley E. Szczesny was last seen in the 2500 block of Scheid Lane in the McHenry area at 3:30 a.m. Friday.

 

Photos: IHSA state wrestling semifinals

Wrestlers compete in the semifinals action at the State Farm Center at the University of Illinois Champaign on Friday night, Feb. 21, 2020 in Champaign. Winners advance to the finals on Saturday night.

 

Crystal Lake police apprehend McHenry man who barricaded himself in apartment

A 24-year-old McHenry man was taken into custody Friday after barricading himself inside the bathroom of a home and threatening officers with a knife, Crystal Lake police said.

Officers responded about 4:30 p.m. to the 500 block of Darlington Lane after a report of a burglary in process, according to a news release from the Crystal Lake Police Department.

Upon arriving, police found Matthew R.

 

Trump tries new approach for $1 trillion infrastructure plan

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As a presidential candidate in 2016, Donald Trump promised a $1 trillion infrastructure plan that would use tax incentives to spur private investment in public works projects.

He has so far failed to persuade Congress to pass anything like that.

In another election year, Trump has outlined a new $1 trillion plan for spending on roads, rails, water systems and other infrastructure. This time, the president is proposing to rely fully on federal spending.

 

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