McHenry County’s Diaper Bank Holding First Benefit Auction Saturday

I had read about the Diaper Bank, probably in the Northwest Herald. But I didn’t make personal contact until the 2012 Marengo Business Expo. It was started by St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in McHenry and is poised to start operating … 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

Still Time to Sign Up for Crystal Lake Kiwanis Santa Run/Reindeer Walk Sunday Morning at 9

Crystal Lake Kiwanis is sponsoring in conjunction with local charities which help kids. As of last Wednesday’s Kiwanis luncheon, 482 people had signed up to run in Santa costumes on what will be a really good running Sunday. This is … Continue reading

Cancer Survivor Josh Brent Keeps Promise to Bring Tears to South High School Student Eyes

When you take a speech course, the teacher gives this advice: Tell them what you are going to tell them. Tell them. Tell them what you told them. In Crystal Lake South High School’s Freshman Josh Brent’s speech, he followed … Continue reading