Northwestern Whistle Blower Gets $571,000 over Doc’s Improper Claims in Cancer Research

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: FORMER NORTHWESTERN PHYSICIAN TO PAY THE UNITED STATES $475,000 TO SETTLE CANCER RESEARCH GRANT FRAUD CLAIMS CHICAGO — A former cancer research physician at Northwestern University’s Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Center for … Continue reading

Crystal Lake Kiwanis Begins St. Baldrick’s Pediatric Cancer Fund Raiser Publicity

Stepping to the front to have her tresses cut on Wednesday was former Crystal Lake Kiwanis Club President Jo Anne Ollerenshaw. The cutting of her long hair was done to promote the upcoming St. Baldrick’s Pediatric Cancer Research Fund Raiser, … Continue reading

Fund Raiser for Scott Milliman Sunday: “No Hurdle Too High”

One of the several deputies fired by McHenry County Sheriff Keith Nygren has brain cancer. Unfortunately, his firing, coming after he was deposed in Zane Seipler’s Federal wrongful termination suit, came when he apparently needed health coverage. His daughter tells … Continue reading

Freda Manzullo Recognized by Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program

A press release from the Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program: Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program Showcases Outstanding Leaders in Cancer Prevention at Annual Capitol Hill Awards Luncheon A father and daughter team, lymphoma survivor and mother all honored for their … Continue reading

Biography of Cal Skinner, Sr. – Part 10 – Unsuccessful County Clerk Try, County Airport Fight, Wife’s Death

When Vernon Kays retired from being County Clerk, Dad ran for the office against Vernon’s Chief Deputy Rosemary Azzaro. Rosemary won, even winning at least one Crystal Lake Coventry precinct in which she knocked on doors. Dad didn’t do any … Continue reading

Part 5 – Democrat Coroner Candidate and Cancer Survivor Dave Bachmann Bases Campaign on Cancer Awareness

In this final of five installments, Democratic Party coroner candidate and cancer survivor Dave Bachmann tells about how he will emphasize cancer awareness education in his campaign. However as life goes, at times, we get caught up in the day … Continue reading