Today is last chance to register to vote
To vote in the March 19 general primary election, voters must be properly registered by today.
Registered voters who have moved from one precinct to another within the county, from one address to another within the precinct of their residence, who have changed their names or are new residents to McHenry County must register.
Any person living in his election district 30 days on or before the date of the election or any person who will be 18 years of age on or before the date of the election, will be permitted to register, if otherwise qualified.
Registered voters who do not have a voter's registration card or who have a question about their registration, can call the county clerk's office at (815) 334-4242. The county clerk's office at 2200 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today.
Register kindergarten students Wednesday
Kindergarten registration for Lake in the Hills students attending Lake in the Hills Elementary School or Lincoln Prairie Elementary School will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Lake in the Hills Elementary School, 519 Willow St.
Parents must have a copy of their child's birth certificate and Social Security number. Students must be 5 years old by Sept. 1. For information, call (847) 658-2530.
Research family tree at library program
The Cary Library is sponsoring the genealogy program, Beginning Genealogy, with Betty Massman of the McHenry County Genealogical Society at 1:30 p.m. Sunday. The program will explain the basics of researching your family history.
The program is free and open to the public; adults only. To register, call the library at (847) 639-4210, Ext. 227. The library is at 1606 Three Oaks Road, Cary.
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Publication information: Article title: The Briefs. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: February 19, 2002. Page number: 1. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 2002 Gale Group.