CL’s Independence Day Parade – 4

A continuation of Crystal Lake Independence Day Parade entries with a political tinge. The next entry with a political message was the one for Parents Friends of Lesbians and Gays. Catholic Parents marched with the group. The next entry with … Continue reading

County Fair Association Capitulates to Pro-Lifers

This letter was sent to the Thomas More Law Center: Thomas More Society 19 S. LaSalle St Suite 603 Chicago, IL 60603 Dear Mr. Olp, The Executive Board of the McHenry County Fair Association met on Friday, May 22, 2015 … Continue reading

More on the County Fair Isolation of Pro-Life Booths

A couple of days ago, I posted the Thomas More Law Center’s letter to the McHenry County Fair Association regarding the forced relocation of three Pro-Life booths. Now, I have come into possession of a description of two phone calls … Continue reading

Pro-Lifers Seek Witness Slips Against Pro-Choice Bill

From Informed Choices Pregnancy & Parenting Center located behind McDonald’s in Crystal Lake and Grayslake: A pending bill that could have serious implications for the way in which we minister to our clients is scheduled to be heard in the … Continue reading

McHenry County Fair Sets Up Faith Ghetto

The management of the McHenry County Fair apparently has a problem with religious-based exhibitors. The Association has notified a number of exhibitors with a religious bent that they will be removed from their past locations, where the general public walked … Continue reading

Barb Wheeler Taking on Abortion, DUI, Jail Pot & Rape

State Rep. Barbara Wheeler skipped the Springfield Inauguration of statewide officials Monday to attend to family affairs. That’s probably why she found time to answer my question as to what she had in mind for her second legislative session. First … Continue reading

Pro-Lifers Endorse Hammerand

An email from Illinois Citizens for Life, PAC: PRO-LIFE ORGANIZATIONS ENDORSE JOHN HAMMERAND FOR RE-ELECTION TO DISTRICT 4 MCHENRY COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS October 29, 2014 Dear Pro-Life Supporter, McHenry County Board Commissioner John Hammerand has said “I pride myself … Continue reading

Republicans Losing Because They Won’t Play Hardball on Abortion

Four years ago, I talked to Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Brady before the annual summer Family PAC Cruise. Personal PAC had just begun what turned out to be a relentless whacking of Brady on his Pro-Life position on abortion. He … Continue reading

Pro-Life Group that Used to be Called Tri-County Sets October 3rd Dinner Date

The group Informed Choices, which used to be the Tri-Country Pregnancy and Parenting Services, has set its annual fundraising dinner for October 3rd at Concorde Banquets on Route 12 in Kildeer. The group has been in existence for twenty-seven years … Continue reading