Pictures of the Year - nwherald

Monica Maschak - mmaschak@shawmedia.com
Conor Dalton (left), 25, helps his brother, Kevin, and mother, Trish, hang a garland around the front door of their Cary home in November. Dalton moved back in with his parents and three siblings when he lost his job, got sick and when going to school in Utah got too expensive. He is currently going to school at McHenry County College along with two of his other siblings.