St. Charles Natural Resources Commission Goes Viral and Global!

Earlier this spring, Natural Resources Commissioner Angela Churchill posted information regarding the negative effects of volcano mulching on the NRC’s Facebook page. The topic generated a huge amount of interest. In fact, the post was read by 265,000 people in the United States and many other countries, including as far as Ghana, Africa!   In case… Read More St. Charles Natural Resources Commission Goes Viral and Global!

Witness Trees of Illinois

Submitted by Commissioner Suzi Myers  Are you looking for something to do this fall? Have a cell phone? How about looking for a Witness Tree and verifying its existence?   A Witness Tree a historic tree that has remained in place for decades or even centuries after noteworthy events as well as ordinary events have unfolded around it.   During the 1800s when Europeans… Read More Witness Trees of Illinois

Social Worker’s Professional Skills Complement Police Department Services

Sandra Rincon QMHP, MSW  When police officers or firefighters respond to a call, they often find that crisis intervention for a traumatized victim, mental health assistance, or other services are desperately needed. That’s when the expertise of Sandra Rincon, the St. Charles Police Social Worker comes in.  Since 2014, the St. Charles Police Department has benefitted… Read More Social Worker’s Professional Skills Complement Police Department Services