Steve Stanek Fills Folks In on Local TIFs

The op-ed piece, originally published in the Northwest Herald, is published here with the permission of author Steve Stanek: McHenry’s Steve Stanek’s Take on Tax Increment Financing Districts The Huntley Outlet Center was supposed to send a flow of tax … Continue reading

Steve Reick Taunts Jack Franks Over Continuing Motorola Vacancy

In his latest campaign post, Republican State Rep. candidate Steve Reick points to the employment problems in McHenry County. Quoting Crain’s Chicago Business, he points out, “McHenry County wages were down 8.8 percent, the largest drop in Illinois and nearly … Continue reading

Motorola Trade Secrets Thief Gets Four Years, Arrested as Heading to China on Oneway Ticket

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: SUBURBAN CHICAGO WOMAN SENTENCED TO FOUR YEARS IN PRISON FOR STEALING MOTOROLA TRADE SECRETS BEFORE BOARDING PLANE FOR CHINA CHICAGO — A former software engineer for Motorola, Inc., now Motorola Solutions, Inc., … Continue reading

Methodists Vote Almost 3-1 Against Ending Investments (Divestment) in Motorola and CAT, Proportional Representation for Africans on Ruling Bodies, Preacher Tenure Ended

The big news out of the Tampa’s Methodist convention for friends of Israel and for those who know the impact of Motorola and Caterpillar on the Illinois economy is the overwhelming defeat of liberal efforts to force Methodist investments out … Continue reading

Chinese-American Woman’s Theft of Trade Secrets from Motorola May Lead to Maximum of 10-Year Term

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: SUBURBAN CHICAGO WOMAN CONVICTED OF STEALING TRADE SECRETS FROM MOTOROLA BEFORE ATTEMPTING TO TRAVEL TO CHINA CHICAGO — A former software engineer for Motorola, Inc., now Motorola Solutions, Inc., a telecommunications company … Continue reading

Message of the Day – A White Elephant

”White Elephant of Harvard” That was Thursday’s Chicago Tribune’s headline for an article on the Motorola complex in Harvard. Then, later yesterday, the Northwest Herald announced that the campus had been sold. No buyer was named at first. But, later, … Continue reading

Message of the Day – A White Elephant

”White Elephant of Harvard” That was Thursday’s Chicago Tribune’s headline for an article on the Motorola complex in Harvard. Then, later yesterday, the Northwest Herald announced that the campus had been sold. No buyer was named at first. But, later, … Continue reading

Steve Stanek Continues To Try to Get the Northwest Herald to Report Both Sides of the McHenry County College Baseball Stadium Story

McHenry’s Steve Stanek shared two email attempts to persuade the Northwest Herald to provide balanced coverage on McHenry County College’s attempt to put a baseball stadium in Crystal Lake. In the first, sent on November 21st, Stanek finds an issue … Continue reading

Steve Stanek Continues To Try to Get the Northwest Herald to Report Both Sides of the McHenry County College Baseball Stadium Story

McHenry’s Steve Stanek shared two email attempts to persuade the Northwest Herald to provide balanced coverage on McHenry County College’s attempt to put a baseball stadium in Crystal Lake. In the first, sent on November 21st, Stanek finds an issue … Continue reading