State Workers Rally Against Rauner at Woodstock Square

Upwards of 75 union members and sympathizers gathered at the Woodstock Square at noon to condemn Governor Bruce Rauner, billionaires and Republicans. The 60-70 union members marched to the Square where a sign was placed in front of those standing … Continue reading

Tent Educating Woodstock Square Visitors about Randall Road Project Waste

I drove to Woodstock Sunday to see the Stop Randall Road Robbery display on the Square. As I approached I thought I saw shirts of people supporting Jim Harrison’s Independent candidacy for McHenry County Sheriff. Getting closer, I realized the … Continue reading

Stalwart Campaigns for Dennis Anderson

I reported on Independent McHenry County Sheriff candidate Jim Harrison’s volunteers collecting signatures at Woodstock’s Fair Diddley, but there was more political activity. In the center of the Square Terry Kappel was passing out campaign literature for the Democratic Party’s … Continue reading

Pictures from Woodstock’s Groundhog Day, 2013, including Woodstock Willie

McHenry County College Board candidate Chris Jenner and his wife Laurie ventured out early this morning to attend the Groundhog festivities in Woodstock. They sent me some photos for those of us who don’t think being out at sunrise on … Continue reading

Veterans Fair Friday at Woodstock’s Opera House

A press release from the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs: IDVA to host “Helping Our Hometown Heroes” veterans benefits fair August 19th in Woodstock CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) is hosting a free Helping Our Hometown … Continue reading

Public Welcomes National Guard Soldiers Home

Citizens from McHenry County and beyond, as well as Chicago television stations, came to welcome the soldiers based at the Woodstock National Guard Armory. Standing on the gazebo in the Woodstock Square, the soldiers took the high ground during the … Continue reading