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    Tuesday, December 10, 2019
    After five years as Public Works Director, and 15 years as Assistant Director, Jeffrey Van Landuyt will retire from Woodstock’s Public Works Department effective in March, 2020.  Van Landuyt’s professional expertise in a variety of municipal public works roles spans nearly four decades, beginning in Woodstock’s Waste Water Treatment division in 1981.  Career positions in Lake Zurich and Barrington ...read more
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    Monday, November 18, 2019
        Great job for high school and college students!! Alden's Kennels (located in Ringwood, IL) is hiring weekday help.  Monday thru Friday, from 10am to 2pm starting time can be negotiated.  Holiday work will be  offered, when needed.  Starting pay is $10.00/hour with oppurtunity for raises upon satisfactory performance.  The perfect canidate will be hard working, punctual and  presentable.  ...read more
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    Friday, November 15, 2019
    The Jolly Old Elf and Mrs. Elf are getting the sleigh ready and hoping lots of interest groups, businesses and community members will join them for Woodstock’s Annual Santa Parade, as they circle the Woodstock Square and welcome the holiday season on Sunday, December 1, 2019, at 2:00pm.  The tradition concludes in the old Fire Station next to City Hall where families can line up for free Cookies & ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, November 15, 2019
    As previously reported, the City of Woodstock is launching a major street repair program in response to public demand.  Funding for the program will come from a $10 million general obligation bond.  As part of the bond request approval process, debt service sources must also be identified and these include a proposed $.03 per gallon motor fuel tax, to be effective January 1, 2020.  Motor fuel tax ...read more
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    Friday, November 15, 2019
    The homeless assistance center, operating in the Old Fire Station adjacent to Woodstock City Hall for the past four years, is ceasing its service to the community on Thursday, November 21, 2019.With support from the City of Woodstock, and countless volunteers and service organizations, the center was operated by McHenry County Housing Authority (MCHA) to provide localized on-site assistance to ...read more
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    Friday, November 01, 2019
                                 Please consider donating a toy or two at one of these locations:   American Community Bank                      Read Between the Lynes                              Culvers Restaurant                                     Bull Valley Police/Stickney House Farm and Fleet                                            BTM Industries Advia Credit Union                      ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
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