Defenders Offer Cardboard Sign Re-Cycling

A press release from the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County: DEFENDERS TO COLLECT POLITICAL SIGNS WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County is collecting political signs and sending them to New Vision Renewable energy, www.nvre.org. New Vision Renewable Energy, a nonprofit … Continue reading

Defenders Offer Recycling for Campaign Signs

Barb Day is Chairman of the Waste Reduction Committee, one of the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County (better known as The Defenders) committees. One of our Board Members, Ken Santowski, is collecting political signs after the election and sending them … Continue reading

The Sideways Report on Camp Algonquin

Looking at the McHenry County Historical Commission agenda for June 3rd (6:30 PM Administration Building in Woodstock), I discovered that it does not allow the public to view minutes from past meetings without a secret password. But that may not … Continue reading

Was Harrison Really Running for State’s Attorney?

There seemed to be three significant parts of Jim Harrison’s campaign for McHenry County Sheriff. The first two were guilt by association articles on the front page of the Northwest Herald. I think it is fair to say that without … Continue reading

Operating Engineers Pop for $12,300 in Signs for Andy Zinke

My guess is the billboard above from the Bill Prim for Sheriff campaign spooked the Andy Zinke campaign. In any event, the Operating Engineers Local 150 union made a $12,308.50 in-kind contribution for “campaign signs” to the Zinke campaign on … Continue reading