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Leslie Coolidge encourages Lake in the Hills residents to help assemble care packages for US troops

Congressional nominee Leslie Coolidge is encouraging volunteers from Lake in the Hills to join her in helping assemble care packages for American troops serving overseas … Read more ›

Gingrich’s Wife to Visit Lake in the Hills Daycare Next Week reports: The wife of former U.S. Speaker of the House and Republican Presidential Candidate Newt Gingrich will make a stop at a Lake in … Read more ›

New county task force focuses on budget process

A new McHenry County Board task force will develop policies aimed at smoothing out the upcoming budget process. The Budget Task Force was created after … Read more ›

Proposed bill to let voters to choose county board chair draws mixed reviews

A proposed bill in the House would allow voters in larger counties the opportunity to elect their county board chairman. House Bill 3953, filed by … Read more ›

Danielle Rowe protesting the Democrat tax increase at the Capitol in Springfield
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Rowe Vows Repeal of Tax Hike – Will Fight For Small Businesses & Their Employees

One year ago today, the Democrats in Springfield imposed a record tax increase on the people of Illinois in the middle of the night. While … Read more ›

Danielle Rowe
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State Election Board Certifies Rowe Candidacy, Dismisses McSweeney Challenge

The State Board of Elections voted unanimously to certify Danielle Rowe for the March 20 Republican primary ballot for State Representative in the 52nd District … Read more ›

County regional superintendent search continues

McHenry County administrators have identified a candidate to fill the long-vacated position of regional superintendent of schools — the trick now, obtaining the OK to … Read more ›

McHenry County State's Attorney Louis Bianchi hugs his attorney, Terry Ekl, during a press conference following his not guilty verdict outside the McHenry County Government Center in August. (Stacey Wescott/Chicago Tribune)

County settles Bianchi defense bills, focus now on special prosecutors

McHenry County is on the hook for less than half of the legal fees accrued to defend the county’s top prosecutor and his administrative assistant … Read more ›

Michael Skala

D158 school board president to run for county board

Consolidated School District 158 Board President Michael Skala has announced his candidacy for the McHenry County Board in District 5. Skala, a lifelong resident of … Read more ›

Danielle Rowe Files Petitions for Illinois State Representative, 52nd Dist.
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Danielle Rowe Files Petitions for State Representative, 52nd Dist.

Citizens for Danielle RoweP.O. Box 6002, Wauconda, IL 60084 For Immediate Release Media Contact:December 6, 2011 Danielle Rowe: 847.773.7693 Danielle Rowe Files Petitions for State … Read more ›