Operating Engineers Charge County Board with Open Meetings Act Violation

Here’s the guts of the case: On or about April 7, 2015, a meeting to discuss the Governor’s resolution at the Woodstock Opera House was scheduled for April 8, 2015. Governor Rauner, members of the Woodstock City Council, members of the McHenry … Continue reading

Franks Meets with Governor in Woodstock

State Rep. Jack Franks and Woodstock Mayor Brian Sager, a member of Franks’ fundraising “Host Committee,” met with Governor Bruce Rauner in Woodstock when he was in town to brief the Woodstock City Council and McHenry County Board on his … 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

Free Showings of “Groundhog Day” in Woodstock Saturday and Sunday

The Woodstock Theatre is showing the movie “Groundhog Day” twice free on the big screen as part of the city’s annual celebration. The details are below. History Repeats Itself: Woodstock Theatre to Offer Two FREE Screenings of “Groundhog Day” Woodstock, … Continue reading

Young Chinese Leaders Come to Crystal Lake and Woodstock – Part 3

This is third portion of an overdue story about a Chinese delegation of young political leaders who visited McHenry County three years ago, way back in June of 2007. The trip was sponsored by the American Council of Young Political … Continue reading