Bill Kenney Column - Opened 07/03/2021





President Biden planned visit to Crystal Lake - July 7, 2021





July 4, 2021 - Early research is concluding this will be the first visit of a sitting President to Crystal Lake and wider McHenry County. Clearly a historic event if it takes place as scheduled.


National Register for June 2021


July 3, 2021 - Hobbs Bulding in Aurora was Listed on the National Register of Historic Places on June 17. Currently acquiring license to publish the background story Hobbs with the nominating parties. License to publish for Verdurette, also approved on June 17 by the National Park Service, will not be provided by the principals in New Boston.

Hobbs Building



Sara Bronin - Nominated by President Biden for Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Chairperson