Sager Running for Woodstock Mayor Again

Contrary to previous rumors, Woodstock Mayor Brian Sager is running for re-election. Also filing for the office, as of about one hour before the deadline for filing is Gregg Hansen. Filing for the three City Council vacances are Jim Prindiville … Continue reading

Brian Sager Resigns as GOP Precinct Committeeman

Woodstock Mayor and Greenwood Township Republican Precinct Committeeman sent the following July 22nd email of resignation of his GOP Committeeman post. Upon consideration of conversations at last night’s meeting of Republican Precinct Committee Men and Women, I have determined the … Continue reading

Sascha Chadwick Announces Write-In Campaign for Crystal Lake Mayor

A press release from Sascha Chadwick: Sascha Chadwick Running Write-In Campaign for Crystal Lake Mayor CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. — Sascha Chadwick, CPA, CMCA, has filed as a write-in candidate for the City of Crystal Lake’s mayoral election. The filing was … Continue reading

McHenry County Romney Alternate Delegate on Jack Franks’ Fundraising Host Committee

A friend of McHenry County Blog has forwarded an invitation to Democrat State Rep. Jack Franks’ September 29th fundraising breakfast at Donley’s Wild West Town. The Jesse White Tumblers will perform. As usual Franks provides a list of those who … Continue reading

“More Guns, Less Crime” Book Review

Nine more years of data in this third edition of “More Guns, Less Crime.” When I read the second edition eight years ago, I was pleased that John Lott’s hypothesis of the mid-1990’s had up held. After all, it’s just … Continue reading

Are We Having a Sea Change in Illinois Ethics?

As Niranjan Shah resigned the chairmanship of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees, he issued a statement that may be significant. Quoting from the Chicago Tribune article on Tuesday, this caught my eye: “When I became a Trustee…many of … Continue reading