Congressman Randy Hultgren’s Woodstock Town Hall Meeting

This election cycle Democrats have had the reputation of disrupting Republican Congressional Town Hall Meetings. That did not occur at Republican Congressman Randy Hultgren ‘s Monday night Town Hall Meeting at the McHenry County Administrative Center. Hultgren opponent Lauren Underwood’s supporters for … Continue reading

Cold Case Arrest for 1990s & Early 2000’s Sexual Assaults of Juveniles

A press release from the Woodstock Police Department: Arrest – Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child On January 1st, 2018, the Woodstock Police Department’s Investigations Division was made aware of several alleged Criminal Sexual Assaults perpetuated by the same … Continue reading

Woodstock Police Seek Help in Fatal Hit and Run

A press release from the Woodstock Police Department: Seeking Information – Fatal Hit and Run The Woodstock Police Department continues to seek information regarding a vehicle in connection with a fatal hit-and-run that happened on Thursday, March 30th, 2017. Daniel P. Anderson, … Continue reading

Sheriff’s Department Nabs 21-Year Old Woodstock BB Gun Robber

A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Aggravated Robbery Arrest Jacob Hawley, 21, of Woodstock, was arrested Friday and charged with Aggravated Robbery and Residential Burglary after an incident that occurred in the 13000 block of South Street … Continue reading

Woodstock Wants to Continue Getting TIF Money to Finance Redevelopment

Minutes from the Woodstock City Council reveal that efforts are in motion to continue the flow of money being used to rnow enovate the Old Courthouse (where I served as McHenry County Treasurer from 1966-1970). The mechanism will continue to … Continue reading

Woman Arrested for Attempted Robbery, Battery in Downtown Woodstock

A press release from the Woodstock Police Department: Aggravated Battery and Attempted Robbery Arrest On Wednesday, March 7th, 2018, the Woodstock Police Department responded to the 100 block of N. Johnson St. in reference to an attempted robbery. The investigation revealed … Continue reading

Woodstock Man Arrested for Predatory Sexual Assault of a (Pre-Teen) Child

A press release from the Woodstock Police Department: Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child Arrest On Monday, December 4th, 2017, the Woodstock Police Department’s Investigations Division was informed by Centegra Hospital (Huntley) of a sexual assault allegation involving a … Continue reading

Friday Afternoon Snow Removal

Drove on some Nunda Township Roads Friday afternoon about 3:30. Here’s what the road in front of the Township Garage looked like: Turning on Pleasant Hill Road, the one that runs past Prairie Ridge High School’s ball fields and this … Continue reading

Nunda Township’s Contract with Waste Hauler Has Leaf Vaccuuming

Ah, the good ol’ days. Right after Earth Day in 1970, the Illinois General Assembly passed and Governor Richard Ogilvie signed a bill to ban open burning. Lakewood residents had always burned their leaves. It was so bad that vision … Continue reading