Chicken Jack Franks Ducks Debate with Mike Walkup

A member of the McHenry County League of Women Voters told me today that State Rep. Jack Franks is expected to be a no-show at Monday nights candidate forum. For some reason, “Chicken George” from “Roots” came to mind. Although … Continue reading

County Board Candidates: Ending Homelessness Not County Responsibility

Each night McHenry County Board members were asked about the County Board’s role in ending homelessness. That took up one of the 6-7 questions asked candidates last Tuesday and Thursday. Thursday I was quite disappointed that a question was not … Continue reading

League of Women Voters Plan Forums

Here’s what is on the McHenry County League of Women Voters’ calendar: Thursday, January 21, 2016 7 pm McHenry County College Rt 14 Crystal Lake IL Building B Conference Center Congressional Districts 6 &14 – Forum. Tuesday, January 26, 2016 … Continue reading

Cuba Township GOP Hosting High School Candidates’ Night

A press release from the Cuba Township Republican Party: CUBA TOWNSHIP REPUBLICANS HOST PUBLIC TOWN HALL MEETINGS The First One is March 31 with Barrington District 220 School Board Candidates March 11, 2015 – North Barrington, IL – The Cuba … Continue reading

League Schedules Candidate Forums

The McHenry County League of Women Voters has scheduled a couple of candidates’ nights. If you are a voter in one of the contests listed below, plan to attend: Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 7 PM for the McHenry High School Board. … Continue reading

Nunda Township Republicans Post Videos from Candidates’ Night

A press release from the Nunda Township Republican Central Committee: Nunda Republican Candidate Forum Video Now Online On February 13, 2013 the Nunda Township Republican Central Committee held a Candidate Forum at American Community Bank in McHenry. All of the … Continue reading

Nunda Township GOP Candidates’ Night Tonight

Mike Shorten sends the following invitation to the Nunda Township Republican Central Committee’s Candidates’ Night, which will be held this evening from 7 pm to 9 pm at the American Community Bank, 1500 S IL Route 31 in McHenry. “I’d … Continue reading

Candidates’ Night for Nunda Township Republicans on Ash Wednesday

A press release from the Nunda Township Republican Central Committee: Nunda Township Republicans to Host Candidate Forum Crystal Lake, IL- January 30, 213:  The Nunda Township Republicans have announced that they will be hosting a Candidate Forum on Wednesday February … Continue reading

Candidates’ Night Tonight for County Board Candidates Running in Huntley, Lake in the Hills, Woodstock, McHenry, Harvard, Marengo, etc.

The Crystal Lake Jaycees, he McHenry County League of Women Voters and the Crystal Lake Chapter of the American Association of University Women will hold a 6:30 PM candidates’ night at McHenry County College for Districts 4, 5 & 6 … Continue reading

County Board Candidates’ Night Tonight for Algonquin, Cary, Fox Rivr Grove, Crystal Lake, Lake in the Hills, Southern McHenry, etc.

It’s Wednesday, the day set by the McHenry County League of Women Voters, the Crystal Lake Chapter of the American Association of University Women and the Crystal Lake Jaycees for a candidates’ night for County Board Districts 1, 2 and … Continue reading

League of Women Voters, CL Jaycees & CL AAUW Schedule Late September Candidates’ Nights

Candidates’ nights for McHenry County Board aspirants have been scheduled by the McHenry County League of Women Voters, the Crystal Lake Chapter of the American Association of University Women and the Crystal Lake Jaycees. The first, for Districts 1, 2 … Continue reading