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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

March 23, 2017
By HANNAH PROKOP - hprokop@shawmedia.com
CRYSTAL LAKE – Declining enrollment in Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 has prompted the district to lay off or reduce hours for 10 full-time and five part-time teachers.
March 22, 2017
By NORTHWEST HERALD
ALGONQUIN – Most Chicago-area Pie Five Pizza locations have closed, including the one in Algonquin, a spokeswoman for the company said.
March 21, 2017
By HANNAH PROKOP - hprokop@shawmedia.com
LAKE IN THE HILLS – Although both Lake in the Hills village president candidates said firing Village Administrator Doug Petroshius will be costly, they also agreed the problems the village has had with him couldn’t have been discerned in the interview process. 
March 18, 2017
By BRITTANY KEEPERMAN bkeeperman@shawmedia.com
Forts on the Courts event a success for The Racket Club, manager says

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