Sex Trade Zoning Regs in Jeopardy

Some will remember the sexually-oriented club that was opened during the 1990’s in Burton’s Bridge. The first night limos were bringing in customers. Neighbors weren’t happy, but the McHenry County zoning ordinance left officials pretty much defenseless. The club eventually … Continue reading

Another County Board Meeting, Another Crowded Room

The Unified Development Ordinance–proposed future zoning rules–was again a big draw at Tuesday’s McHenry  County Board meeting. At the last meeting, the room was packed with recreational vehicle owners. From the number of snowmobilers, one might conclude that they are … Continue reading

Sex Trafficking Subject for Hultgren Thursday, CL Willow Creek Saturday

As Willow Creek Church in Crystal Lake holds a seminar on sexual slavery on Saturday from from 8:15-2 and the teenage girls kidnapped in Nigeria is gaining increasing attention worldwide, Congressman Randy Hultgren hosted a meeting on the subject in … Continue reading

Hultgren Hosting DC Meeting on Human Trafficking

A press release from Congressman Randy Hultgren: Human Trafficking Event to Address Sex Slavery-Prostitution-Pornography Link Hultgren Recently Named to Congressional Human Trafficking Task Force Washington, DC — U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) will host a special presentation for Members of … Continue reading

Seminar on Sexual Expoitation of Children at Crystal Lake Willow Creek Church

Here is a meeting notice forwarded by Joe Edwards, President of Patriots United. That is the group who sponsored the breakfast on sexual trafficking a couple of Saturdays ago. Below is Edwards’ cover letter: I anticipate this to sell out … Continue reading

Barb Wheeler Supporting Legislation Fighting Illliinos Human Trafficking and Pornography

A press release from State Rep. Barb Wheeler: Representative Wheeler a participant in the Patriot’s United 5th Annual Unity Breakfast Crystal Lake, IL – This morning I had the opportunity to attend the Patriot’s United 5th Annual Unity Breakfast in … Continue reading

Bill Prim Agenda for Human Trafficking

A press release from Bill Prim, who is running for the Republican nomination for Sheriff against Andy Zinke: PRIM VOWS TO BRING NEW FOCUS TO BATTLE AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING Republican candidate for Sheriff Bill Prim Saturday vowed to bring new … Continue reading

Patriots United Target Sex Trafficking

Last Saturday morning Patriots United held a breakfast attended by hundreds. Tables even overflowed into the exhibit room. I didn’t get a chance to take notes because I got drafted to take photos. One of these days, I’ll get around … Continue reading