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  1. Kick Off Fall in a New Gerstad Home

    Fall is in the air, and that means cooler weather, warm scarves, pumpkin spice lattes and high school football! Grab your jackets and be ready to show your school spirit as you support your local high schools by cheering on their football teams. Come out and see the McHenry Warriors […]

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  2. District 156 Referendum

    Are you aware that there will be two important local questions asked of you this November? Our McHenry High School District 156 is requesting two separate increases. Are you educated on these issues? We all wish for our children to have the best education possible, therefore you should cast your vote.  The key word here […]

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  3. Getting To and From School Safely

    Whether its walking to the bus stop or all the way to school.  Read and practice the following ideas to help your children arrive safely. Choose a specific route. Select a specific route for your child to follow.   Make this path the most direct route to your child’s destination.  Use sidewalks, crosswalks and crossing guards where available.  Be sure to tell […]

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  4. Prep Football

    High School Football is about to begin!  When was the last time you were at a game?  Good times are had supporting your local teams.  Follow this link within the Northwest Herald website to view your hometown’s football schedule, get stats and  see a preview video. Coverage includes the Fox […]

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  5. The Sales Tax Holiday is Coming Soon!

    School will be starting on August 16th and school supplies are everywhere you look. Soon you will have to actually pick up the list for your child’s grade and go shopping! Did you know about the Sales Tax Holiday?  What is that you ask? The Sales Tax Holiday is a […]

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