The Northern Illinois Fire Museum

08 December 2009
Published in History
The Northern Illinois Fire Museum preserves our local firefighting heritage, and plans to develop a more permanent home for visitors to enjoy.

Christmas in Marengo

01 December 2007
Published in History
The postwar 1940s and ‘50s was a magical time for Christmas in McHenry County. Three Marengo residents, who experienced that magic together as children, shared with McHenry County Living their cherished memories of the holiday season. From goodie bags full of sweets, to stockings hanging from the fireplace mantle and those all important visits from Santa, Norman Rockwell himself could not have painted a more vivid picture of Yuletide cheer.

Fit for a King

01 October 2008
Published in Places
The 9th Annual Boar’s Head Festival in Marengo