by Cal Skinner
As of the end of 2006, 2,182 articles have been posted since starting McHenry County Blog in reaction to Crystal Lake Mayor Aaron Shepley’s and his city council’s promotion of Tax Increment Financing districts, which will increase taxes for all McHenry County property owners.
Last year Tribune columnist and blogger Eric Zorn asked for summaries of the year. The question intrigued me, so I submitted mine.
It was a lot of work, which probably explains why Zorn didn’t repeat the effort this year.
Last year I awarded a “Most Stunning Example of Left Stream Media Bias By a Reporter” award to a WTTW’s Elizabeth Brackett.