Comparing City & Village Tax Takes

Yesterday, we took a look at what school districts requested to be collected last year and this year. Today we’ll look at municipalities. A number of McHenry County municipalities overlap into adjacent counties. If you see “McH only,” that is … Continue reading

Harvard Savings Bank Takes $18 Million Hit

Apparently, it is not just local municipalities that have lost money by investing in the Illinois Metropolitan Investment Fund. The Chicago Tribune reported yesterday that the Harvard Savings Bank “lost $18 million on the soured repurchase agreement. The article says … Continue reading

LITH Apartment Fire, One Rescued, 18 Units Unlivable

A press release from the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Department: Apartment Building Fire On Wednesday morning, April 15, 2015 at 12:00 a.m. the Algonquin-Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District was dispatched for a structure fire at 1363 Cunat … Continue reading