Woodstock Residence Fined $360,000 for Poor Care

The Chicago Tribune’s Carolyn Starks and Jeff Long plowed new ground on the Woodstock Residence yesterday. The two reporters covering McHenry County discovered that the Illinois Department of Public Health has fined the nursing home $360,000 “The Department of Public … Continue reading

Woodstock Residence Fined $360,000 for Poor Care

The Chicago Tribune’s Carolyn Starks and Jeff Long plowed new ground on the Woodstock Residence yesterday. The two reporters covering McHenry County discovered that the Illinois Department of Public Health has fined the nursing home $360,000 “The Department of Public … Continue reading

Woodstock Residence Deaths Continued for Two Years

by Pete Gonigam In late 2006 Illinois State Police investigated a complaint of unusual deaths at the Woodstock Residence nursing home. Within two weeks they identified a primary suspect and had her removed from duty. If they had the right … Continue reading

Woodstock Residence Deaths Continued for Two Years

by Pete Gonigam In late 2006 Illinois State Police investigated a complaint of unusual deaths at the Woodstock Residence nursing home. Within two weeks they identified a primary suspect and had her removed from duty. If they had the right … Continue reading

Woodstock Residence Deaths Not Mercy Killings

By Pete Gonigam After 2 years, 3 exhumations, 13 indictments and 2 civil suits there’s still no official word on whether a 2006 series of deaths at the Woodstock Residence nursing home were mercy killings. According to the original investigation, … Continue reading

Woodstock Residence Deaths Not Mercy Killings

By Pete Gonigam After 2 years, 3 exhumations, 13 indictments and 2 civil suits there’s still no official word on whether a 2006 series of deaths at the Woodstock Residence nursing home were mercy killings. According to the original investigation, … Continue reading

Bachmann on Woodstock Residence Wrongful Death Suit

This was sent by the Democratic Party’s candidate for coroner, Dave Bachmann: Bachmann’s Assessment of current Coroner Lantz job performance proves to be “Exact!” For several months, Dave Bachmann, Democratic candidate for McHenry County Coroner, has provided McHenry County Blog … Continue reading

Bachmann on Woodstock Residence Wrongful Death Suit

This was sent by the Democratic Party’s candidate for coroner, Dave Bachmann: Bachmann’s Assessment of current Coroner Lantz job performance proves to be “Exact!” For several months, Dave Bachmann, Democratic candidate for McHenry County Coroner, has provided McHenry County Blog … Continue reading

“Angel of Death“ Civil Suit Filed Against Woodstock Residence, RN Penny Whitlock and LPN Marty Himebaugh

Walk with me through a civil suit filed by Viki Lund, daughter of Virginia Cole, who is alleged to have died at the Woodstock Residence as a result of an overdose of morphine. Lund’s attorney is Steven Levin. His Chicago … Continue reading

“Angel of Death“ Civil Suit Filed Against Woodstock Residence, RN Penny Whitlock and LPN Marty Himebaugh

Walk with me through a civil suit filed by Viki Lund, daughter of Virginia Cole, who is alleged to have died at the Woodstock Residence as a result of an overdose of morphine. Lund’s attorney is Steven Levin. His Chicago … Continue reading

Democrat Dave Bachmann Questions Marlene Lantz’ Role in Woodstock Residence Nursing Home Death Probe

Against the backdrop of the indictments concerning deaths at the Woodstock Residence by McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi, the Democratic Party candidate for Coroner has issued the following press release: Democratic Party coroner candidate David Bachmann wants to know … Continue reading

Democrat Dave Bachmann Questions Marlene Lantz’ Role in Woodstock Residence Nursing Home Death Probe

Against the backdrop of the indictments concerning deaths at the Woodstock Residence by McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi, the Democratic Party candidate for Coroner has issued the following press release: Democratic Party coroner candidate David Bachmann wants to know … Continue reading

Dem Coroner Candidate Dave Bachmann Questions Incumbent Marlene Lantz Lack of Role in “Angel of Death” Nursing Home Deaths and More Prosaic Questions

Yesterday, McHenry County Blog printed information from McHenry County Democratic Party Coroner Candidate Dave Bachmann on how the Indiana State Coroners Training Board answers these questions: When is a death a coroner’s case? What are the requirements to become a … Continue reading