Sandra Salgado Heads New McHenry County Republican Party Leadership Team

The vote was 12,153 to 8,703 in the contest between McHenry County Board member Sandra Salgado and Mark Daniel, Vice Chairman of the Republican Central Committee and Chairman of Nunda Township’s Central Committee. A victory margin of 3,450 votes. (Each … Continue reading

Marty Waitzman Piece Hits Mailboxes in Grafton Township

There two now candidates using postmen (women) for their precinct workers in Grafton Township: Linda Moore Marty Waitzman The third candidate for the Republican nomination for Township Supervisor is Pam Fender. I shall be posted mailings that candidates or other … Continue reading

Grafton Township Supervisor Candidate Marty Waitzman Schedules Fundraiser Monday

The details of Grafton Township Supervisor candidate Marty Waitzman’s $30 fund raising event can be found below. It will be held on Monday, February 18th from 5:30-7:30 at Lou Manati’s in Lakewood. Waitzman is running against Supervisor Linda Moore, as … Continue reading

Sun City Candidates’ Night for Grafton Township Supervisor Tonight

Tonight is voters’ chance to see the three candidates for Grafton Township Supervisor perform under pressure. Pam Fender, Linda Moore and Marty Waitzman will face off at the main building in Sun City. The meeting will run from 6:30-8. = … Continue reading

Grafton Township Supervisor Candidate Marty Waitzman Makes Robo-Call

And here it is: “Hi, this is Marty Waitzman calling with information on the upcoming election. “While you probably haven’t recovered from the last election yet, on February 26th you will choose the Republican candidates you want representing you in … Continue reading

Township Republican and MCC Candidates Address Young Republicans

Friday night,  candidates courted Young Republicans at the McHenry County Republican Party Headquarters, located in the “V” of the Crystal Lake Plaza. Larry Emery of Crystal Lake, a candidate for Algonquin Township Trustee was first up. He told of retiring … Continue reading

Pamela J. “Pam” Fender Stays on the GOP Ballot

In a completely scripted performance lasting just ten minutes,  petition challenger Wrayburn Krohn’s attorney, Judith Svensen, withdrew her client’s objection, the Grafton Township Electoral Board accepted the withdrawal and ruled unanimously that Pam J. “Pam” Fender would appear on the … Continue reading

Pam Fender’s Grafton Township’s Supervisor Petition Challenged

The first stage of an election is the petition-passing process. The second stage is too often the petition-challenging process. I remember when Marc Munaretto was first running for Algonquin Township Clerk, he knocked challenger Nancy Scalero off the ballot because … Continue reading

Grafton Township GOP Primary Candidates File

Candidates who have filed in the Republican Party primary election for Grafton Township Supervisor are the three who have previously been mentioned: Linda Moore Martin Waitzman Pam Fender Moore is the incumbent.  Huntley Village Trustee Fender was appointed by the … Continue reading

Good Crowd at Donna Kurtz’ Fund Raiser

McHenry County Board member Donna Kurtz, seeking re-election for the first time after running first in her initial attempt in 2010, held a fund raiser Wednesday at Park Place, the old American Legion Home in Crystal Lake. Some people got … Continue reading

Grafton Township Supervisor Candidate Marty Waitzman States Position on New Town Hall: “Acquisition or Construction of a New Township Building Today Would Be Fiscally Irresponsible and Unnecessary”

A press release from Grafton Township Supervisor candidate Marty Waitzman: Marty Waitzman – Position Statement on Grafton Township Building ALGONQUIN, IL – I have had many conversations with residents and news reporters who wanted to know whether or not I … Continue reading

And Then There Were Three…Candidates for Grafton Township Supervisor, Pam Fender Enters Race

Pam Fender got a taste of what the Grafton Township Supervisor does while put in as Township Administrator by the Township Trustees, who considered no other applicant. Fender’s appointment and attempted usurpation of the Supervisor’s power led to Linda Moore’s … Continue reading

Marty Waitzman Announces Candidacy for Grafton Township Supervisor

A press release from Marty Waitzman: Marty Waitzman Announces His Election Bid for Grafton Township Supervisor ALGONQUIN, IL – Marty Waitzman is announcing that he will seek election as Supervisor of Grafton Township, McHenry County, Illinois. Marty is running because … Continue reading