Alden, at an elevation 1,004 feet, is an unincorporated community in McHenry County, Illinois. The community is situated in the heart of Alden Township at the junction of Alden Road (County Highway V-12) and Illinois Route 173. A small commercial district is located at the highway junction.
Each year as a tradition to myself and this green movement website, I write on the events of Earth Day (April 22nd) this year is no exception. I will focus more on some new ideas and representations of our planet Earth. The symbols of Earth Day have been similar throughout the years, including an image or drawing of the Earth..