Little Differentiation Among Crystal Lake City Council Candidates

The McHenry County League of Women Voters and the American Association of University Women in Crystal Lake sponsored a candidates night for the five candidates for three seats on the Crystal Lake City Council. Two challengers–Charles Ebann and Jim Tomasello–are … Continue reading

Thursday Afternoon Meeting on Local Watersheds

The Algonquin Township Hall on Route 14 between Cary and Crystal Lake will be the site of discussions about Silver and Sleepy Hollow Creek, which run through Nunda and Algonquin Townships, on Thursday afternoon.   Here is a press release about … Continue reading

Effort to Fight Rampant Growth Unveiled in Kishwaukee River Watershed

A new form of local government—a water authority–is being proposed to counterbalance the forces of rampant growth in McHenry County. Or as Woodstock resident John Kunzie, a leader of the “Stop the Stacks” movement, put it, some folks object seriously … Continue reading