CL’s Independence Day Parade – 1

Yesterday we looked behind the scenes at political parade participants lining up. Today we’ll look at what was seen. City officials were riding on a float near the beginning. Unfortunately, I was too close to get the whole float. A … Continue reading

CL Parade Pols

Wondering whom I would be taking pictures of in Crystal Lake’s Sunday Independence Day Parade, I asked the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce for those considered political entries. Here’s what Chamber Exec Mary Margaret Maule provided: U.S. Senator Mark Kirk … Continue reading

Kirk Employee Joins McHenry County State’s Attorney

A press release from the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office: BRETTE K. DUNBAR JOINS THE MCHENRY COUNTY STATE’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE IN THE CRIMINAL DIVISION Louis A. Bianchi, McHenry County State’s Attorney, is pleased to announce that Brette Dunbar has joined the McHenry … Continue reading

Senators Mark Kirk & Dick Drubin Supporting Treaty Transferring ADA Enforcement to UN

The following was written by Art Ellingsen. After he talked at the Algonquin Township Republican Central Committee about this transfer of power from local and Federal courts to the United Nations, I asked him to put something in writing that … Continue reading

Joe Walsh Characterizes Potential Gubernatorial Opponents, etc., on WTTW

Pretty amazing that a losing Congressional candidate would be interviewed by liberal commentator Carol Marin, but on Wednesday night, there was Joe Walsh, all alone, answering her questions on WTTW. Under the posted interview is the following explanation: “National star … Continue reading

McHenry County Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature State GOP Chairman

February 18th is the McHenry County Republican Central Committee’s Lincoln Day Dinner. There will be two speakers this year, Illinois Republican State Chairman Pat Brady and Congressman Randy Hultgren. There is a cryptic note at the bottom of the invitation … Continue reading