Occupy Movement Holding One Hour Saturday Afternoon Demonstraton in Front of Woodstock Walmart

A press release from the Student Peace Action Network: Occupy Movement in McHenry County Saturdays 1-2 PM. Woodstock Walmart Weekly Vigils Bring the Occupy Movement to McHenry County Woodstock—McHenry County residents now have a way to participate in and support … Continue reading

Manzullo’s Rockford Office Targeted by Moveon.Org

The Rockford Tea Party invites folks to a counterdemonstration near Congressman Don Manzullo’s Rockford office tomorrow about noon. The stimulus is the local contingent of Occupy Wall Street, as you can see in the email below: Tomorrow Thursday Dec 1st, … Continue reading

Tea Party Protest Outside of Outback Steakhouse Sunday Afternoon

A post on FaceBook from Tonya Franklin, the mother of a waitress fired by Crystal Lake Outback Steakhouse, led to a demonstration at the restaurant Sunday afternoon. Most of the message follows: Boycott Outback Steakhouse ~ Don’t Tread On Me! … Continue reading

MoveOn.org Demonstration in Front of Don Manzullo’s Crystal Lake Office

With the help of MoveOn.org, Nunda Township resident Nancy Peterson organized a demonstration in front of 16th District Congressman Don Manzullo’s Route 14 and Woodstock Street office Wednesday at noon. As of Sunday, when I wrote this story, thirty-five people … Continue reading

MoveOn.org Paints Noon Tuesday Target on GOP Congressional Offices

Here’s the message that was sent out by MoveOn.org asking people to show up Congressman Peter Roskam’s Bloomingdale office at noon on Tuesday. One would assume that similar messages were sent concerning demonstrations at all the other Republican congressmen’s offices. … Continue reading

The Saturday Demonstration in Madison

One of McHenry County’s representatives to the Madison demonstration Saturday was kind enough to send me all sorts of photos so you can get a sense off what went on. First, let’s look at instructions handed out by the union … Continue reading