NWH Features Election Upsets

An article summarizing the upsets in the Republican Primary Election ran in the Northwest Herald today. Written by Kevin Craver, its headline is Fighting the Status Quo, County voters send establishment a message in Illinois primary Featured on the front … Continue reading

District 4, 5 & 6 County Board Republican Candidates Face Public – Valley Hi’s $41.3 Million Surplus

Ten people seeking Republican nominations for the McHenry County Board appeared at the League of Women Voters Forum Tuesday night. There are running for ballot spots in District 4 (McHenry, Johnsburg, Richmond and Spring Grove) District 5 (Woodstock, Huntley, Bull … Continue reading

A More Systematic Look at Write-In Campaigns

There were thirty people who waged write-in campaigns for Republican Precinct Committeeman. This is an attempt to put all of the results in one place. Here are the results of Mickey Barnas’ campaign. Joe Stecker’s success in Algonquin 19 has … Continue reading

Karen McConnaughay Meets and Greets Local Republican Activists at Lakewood’s Lou Malnati’s

Kane County Board Chairman Karen McConnaughay brought her campaign for the Illinois State Senate to Lakewood’s Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria Thursday night. Nothing like free eats to bring out a crowd.  And Lou Manati’s pizza.  What a treat! The event featured … Continue reading

Joe Walsh Summarizes Child Support Filing, Claims Media “Fixated on the Case”

A press release from Congressman Joe Walsh. If you wish to read the entire pleading, you can find it here. Rep. Walsh on Latest Development in Court Case “Yesterday’s pleading proves that I have been a loving, supportive, involved Dad … Continue reading

New Group Schedules Health Fair & Forum at Algonquin’s St. Mary Margaret School Sat., Oct. 2nd

On Saturday October 2nd, 2010 Elemental Ministries, an evangelical ministry based in Northern Illinois, will be hosting a Free Health Fair at St. Margaret Mary Elementary School at 110 South Hubbard Algonquin Illinois from 10 am til 5  pm. There … Continue reading

Patriots Patriots United Town Hall on Health Care Features Congressman Don Manzullo – Part 2

Yesterday, McHenry County Blog ran the first part of a story on the biggest policy meeting that I have seen in a long while. It was about health care reform being advanced by the Democrats. Part 2 follow Executive Director Brian … Continue reading