The owner of Bettendorf Castle in Fox River Grove is asking the village for a special use permit that would allow him to give public tours of the McHenry County landmark. The Fox River Grove Zoning Board of Appeals will hear a petition from owner Michael Strohl at 7 p.m.

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    FOX RIVER GROVE – The owners of the Bettendorf Castle in Fox River Grove ... The Village Board on Sept. 5 approved an ordinance that requires residential homeowners to obtain a special-use permit to g...
    09/13/2013 - 11:20 am | View Link
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    FOX RIVER GROVE ... zoning rules by inviting visitors to his home for a tour. Strohl was found not guilty. Bettendorf Castle is a house and grounds modeled after a castle in Luxembourg that includes t...
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