Jack Franks Still Running for State Rep. – Part 35

Sunday, May 15th, Gonigam reported, “Franks qualified that saying he’d give up the Rep. race if the Committee can pick another candidate who’s both ‘electable’ and holds a political outlook consistent with his own.” But Franks hasn’t pulled out of the … Continue reading

Tom Cross Votes for Gay Marriage Bill, Follows in Judy Baar Topinka’s Footsteps

State Rep. and former House Republican Minority Leader Tom Cross and now candidate for the Republican nomination for State Treasurer was in Crystal Lake on Monday night. Then he was off to Springfield, learning how long it takes local legislators … Continue reading

Same Sex Marriage Vigil Scheduled for McHenry Intersection of Routes 31 & 176 Friday Afternoon

A press release from Tree of Life–A Unitarian Universalist Congregation in McHenry County: Marriage Equality Supporters Plan Friday Roadside Vigil McHenry—With marriage equality legislation temporarily hung up in the Illinois House of Representatives, local advocates plan to show their commitment … Continue reading