Daughter Remembers a World War II Veteran Winham E. “Pete” Yeager

Pharmacists Mate Sully Sullivan of Wonder Lake shared the Pacific Campaign photos his doctor took during World War II. Below this weekend’s comment from a daughter of another Pharmacist’s Mate, Kim Yeager Cutcliffe, I shall publish them again. My father Winham … Continue reading

McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi Sues “John Doe,” aka, “Fukoku Kyohei,” for Defamation & False Light

McHenry County State’s Attorney Lou Bianchi has filed suit in Federal Court against “John Doe” for defamation and false light. Bianchi seeks to learn the identity of frequent McHenry County Blog commenter “Fukoku Kyohei.” “Fukoku” has been a prolific commenter, … Continue reading

World War II Navy Pharmacist’s Mate Sully Sullivan, RIP

A Wonder Lake man who went through hell as a World War II Navy Corpsman in the Pacific has returned to his Maker. I met Sully Sullivan at my father-in-law’s kitchen as the two had one of their frequent discussions … Continue reading

Manzullo Subcommittee Meeting on Chinese Abuses against American Firms

Manzullo to Hold Asia-Pacific Subcom Hearing Thursday Exploring Chinese Abuses Against American Companies Subcommittee will also consider resolutions supporting NZ, Japan Quake Victims (WASHINGTON) House Foreign Affairs Asia & the Pacific Subcommittee Chairman Don Manzullo (R-IL) will hold a hearing … Continue reading

Foreign Investment Business Opportunities to Be Featured by Manzullo in Marengo

The following press release has been received from 16th District Congressman Don Manzullo: Manzullo to Host Ambassadors from Japan and Thailand in McHenry County on Monday [MARENGO]  Congressman Don Manzullo (R-Egan) will welcome Ichiro Fujisaki, Japanese Ambassador to the U.S, … Continue reading

Summer Youth Baseball Spreads Across Pacific Ocean

The McHenry County Youth Sports Association is spreading farther across the world. Jack Sebesta tells me the “Summer International Championships have 17 international teams coming in from Japan, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Canada, Brazil, Sri Lanka, New Zealand and … Continue reading