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The Northwest Herald's "All About" series begins with Algonquin and Lake in the Hills. We look at their histories, their people, and their unique qualities that make them great places to live in, shop in, and visit.

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About the Villages

Algonquin
Village President
John Schmitt
847-658-2700

Village Clerk
Jerry Kautz
847-658-2700

Village Trustee
Brian Dianis
847-340-2046

Village Trustee
Jerry Glogowski
847-458-1639

Village Trustee
Robert Smith
847-658-2466

Village Trustee
Debby Sosine
847-658-3480

Village Trustee
John Spella
847-458-8289

Village Trustee
Jim Steigert
847-658-0536

Village Manager
William Ganek
847-658-2700
Lake in the Hills
Village President
Ed Plaza
847-960-7401

Village Clerk
Denise Wasserman
847-960-7408

Village Trustee
Stephen Harlfinger
847-960-7403

Village Trustee
Ray Bogdanowski
847-960-7406

Village Trustee
Paul Mulcahy
847-960-7402

Village Trustee
Bob Huckins
847-960-7404

Village Trustee
Denise Barreto
847-960-7405

Village Trustee
Russ Ruzanski
847-960-7407

Village Admin.
Gerald D. Sagona
847-960-7410

Latest Village News

August 31, 2015
By CHELSEA McDOUGALL cmcdougall@shawmedia.com
WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin man intentionally set fire to his wife’s closet in an attempt to burn her clothes, prosecutors said in court documents charging the man with arson.
August 30, 2015
LAKE IN THE HILLS – A Chicago man has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs following a crash early Saturday morning, a Lake in the Hills officer said.
By EMILY K. COLEMAN - ecoleman@shawmedia.com
CRYSTAL LAKE – School started a little early across McHenry County for many new teachers, both just out of school and new hires from other districts.
By ALLISON GOODRICH- agoodrich@shaw.media.com
ALGONQUIN – Algonquin is considering an intergovernmental agreement that would allow connections from its water system to that of Carpentersville.

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