Prayer Vigil and March to McHenry County Jail in Support of Detained Immigrants Sunday

That’s pretty much what the flyer passed out at the candidates’ night held by the McHenry County Democratic Party at McHenry County College last night. The request for attendance was from the first speaker, District 5 County Board candidate Carlos … Continue reading

Jack Franks Still Running for State Rep. – Part 9

Prodigious researcher Mark looked up the contributions that State Rep. Jack Franks has received from the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees.  Since Franks has not filed his Withdrawal of Candidacy form, the contributions from the largest state … Continue reading

Local Democrats Announce Leadership Team

Here’s what is listed on the web site of the McHenry County Democratic Party: Local party leadership Chairman: Mike Bissett Vice-Chair: Kristina Zahorik Treasurer: Mary Mahady Secretary: Kathy Bergan Schmidt General Counsel: James Harrison Fundraising Chair: TBA Membership Recruitment Chair: … Continue reading

State Workers Rally Against Rauner at Woodstock Square

Upwards of 75 union members and sympathizers gathered at the Woodstock Square at noon to condemn Governor Bruce Rauner, billionaires and Republicans. The 60-70 union members marched to the Square where a sign was placed in front of those standing … Continue reading

Sue Rose Wins Peace & Justice Award

A press release from Patrick Murfin, Executive Director of Sunday’s Diversity Day in Woodstock’s Square: HOUSING AUTHORITY’S SUE ROSE WINS PEACE & JUSTICE AWARD WOODSTOCK—The 2008 Peace and Justice Award will be presented to Sue Rose, Community Service Director of … Continue reading

Sue Rose Wins Peace & Justice Award

A press release from Patrick Murfin, Executive Director of Sunday’s Diversity Day in Woodstock’s Square: HOUSING AUTHORITY’S SUE ROSE WINS PEACE & JUSTICE AWARD WOODSTOCK—The 2008 Peace and Justice Award will be presented to Sue Rose, Community Service Director of … Continue reading

What Daniel Beck Told the Minutemen at MCC – Part 8 – The Critics

The series of articles telling what Allen County, Ohio, Sheriff Daniel Beck told the Illinois Minuteman Project audience at McHenry County College October 25, 2007, is almost completed. Previously articles include Fighting Republican Courthouse Corruption, Motivation for Getting Involved with … Continue reading

What Daniel Beck Told the Minutemen at MCC – Part 8 – The Critics

The series of articles telling what Allen County, Ohio, Sheriff Daniel Beck told the Illinois Minuteman Project audience at McHenry County College October 25, 2007, is almost completed. Previously articles include Fighting Republican Courthouse Corruption, Motivation for Getting Involved with … Continue reading