Algonquin, Cary, Crystal Lake, Huntley, Lake in the Hills, Woodstock and McHenry FPD Lose $2.4 Million

Saturday, I extracted the loses of McHenry County tax districts from the front page article in Sunday’s Chicago Tribune. As I was reminded by Pete Gonigam of The First Electric Newspaper, I missed Algonquin. His article from December 10, 2014, … Continue reading

Cary, Crystal Lake, Huntley, Lake in the Hills, Woodstock and McHenry FPD Lose $1.8 Million

The Chicago Tribune is reporting (not posted on the internet yet) that dozens of local tax districts lost millions by putting spare money in a pooled investment fund. Locally, four municipalities and one fire protection district took financial hits. The … Continue reading

Rauner Has Two McHenry County Appearances Wednesday

From Governor Bruce Rauner’s schedule: What: Governor Discusses Turnaround Agenda with McHenry County Elected Officials Where: Woodstock Opera House, 121 E. Van Buren, Woodstock Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Time: 8:45 a.m. What: Governor Visits Johnsburg High School on Illinois Turnaround … Continue reading