The recent mass shooting in Las Vegas has prompted Rep. Barbara Wheeler (R-Crystal Lake) to push for legislation that would bar future sales and possession of bump-fire stock devices like the one used in the tragedy that left 59 people dead, according to a press release.
A McHenry Township trustee says he is being subjected to nasty Facebook posts, offensive bumper stickers, sharp brads left behind his vehicle's tires and other harassment since winning his seat last spring.
Government and law enforcement employees will receive training on how to handle Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests on Nov. 3 in a seminar sponsored by and held at the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.
The Lake County Journal recently chose State Rep. Barbara Wheeler (R-Crystal Lake) as one of seven Women of Distinction that were honored at an awards ceremony Wednesday, Oct. 17, according to a press release on Wheeler’s website.
Community High School District 155 Board members in Crystal Lake tentatively approved a tax levy increase despite the objections of Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) and others at a recent meeting, according to a press release.
U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL) grilled former Equifax chair and CEO Richard Smith during a hearing of the House Financial Services Committee in Washington over a recent data breach at the consumer credit reporting agency.