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Gov. Quinn’s NRI Program: So political they miss the basics!

SPRINGFIELD, IL (ECWd) - After reading Rich Millers article on Capital Fax 2 days ago I realized the importance of keeping it simple.  In the ...

Former Park District Commissioner Gary Strohm voted for Larry Yargus’ Conflict of Interest –

CLARK CO. (ECWd) - This is a followup to the July 15 Editorial (previous article here) in the Marshall Advocate where Gary Strohm claims that ...

Marshall Advocate’s Gary Strohm fails at gathering facts –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) - We kind of expected this to surface, since we know that most local newspapers are beholden to their advertisers in ...

Special Meeting , Clark County Park District, Wed, July 16, 6:00 p.m. –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) - A Special Meeting of the Clark County Park District has been called for Wednesday, July 16, 2014 – one day ...

Governor Quinn’s Neighborhood Recovery Initiative: “Cops Kill Kids” –

SPRINGFIELD, IL (ECWd) - Rest assured, the title is not a typo.  Recently reviewed records pertaining to the Anti Violence Program, which has now become ...

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Report: Clark County Park District Meetings –

CLARK  CO., IL. (ECWd) - The special meeting was held on July 16 and the regularly scheduled meeting of the Clark County Park District was ...

Arcola Twp FOIA suits update –

ARCOLA, IL. (ECWd) - There are currently four separate Freedom Of Information Act civil suits against Arcola Township. In the oldest suit, 2013-MR-53, the Court ...

For The Good of Illinois’ press release regarding College Of DuPage –

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: For more information, contact Adam Andrzejewski, Founder, For The Good of Illinois 312.320.1867 or email: adam@forthegoodofillinois.org COD CHAIRWOMAN ERIN BIRT ...

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Gov Quinn’s Violence Prevention Authority shows Lisa Madigan asleep at the wheel –

SPRINGFIELD, IL (ECWd) - Attorney General Lisa Madigan was the Co-Chair of Governor Pat Quinn’s Illinois Violence Prevention Authority (IVPA), which means she was a ...

Report: July 8 Vermilion County Board Meeting –

DANVILLE, IL. (ECWd) - Report on the July 8, 2014 Vermilion County Board Meeting. The June meeting began on promptly on time at 6 pm. ...

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Attorney John Kelly Lies to Iroquois County ETSB Again –

IROQUOIS CO. (ECWd) - We have now confirmed with Cook County that John Kelly, self proclaimed 911 expert and purported Assistant State’s Attorney for numerous ...

Edgar County 911 – Double Standard – Part 2

EDGAR CO. (ECWd) - When complaints of similar concerns obtain drastically different reactions, most would call it hypocrisy.  As referenced in Part I, the double ...

Clark County

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Report: Clark County Park District Meetings –

CLARK  CO., IL. (ECWd) - The special meeting was held on July 16 and the regularly scheduled meeting of the Clark County Park District was ...

Marshal Advocate fails the public!

CLARK CO. (ECWd) - As we have done in the past, we will continue to do in the future: Expose the truth with facts to ...

“Municipal Minute” talks about the Park Board Arrest –

CLARK, CO., IL. (ECWd) - The “Municipal Minute”, a publication of the Law Firm of Angel Glick in Chicago – Diamond, Bush, DiCianni, Krafthefer – ...

Call to Action – Clark County Park District –

CLARK CO. (ECWd) - We have been fielding reports for the past 6 months on the Clark County Park District. One of the items that ...

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CLARK CO. (ECWd) - The first meeting I attended for the Clark County Park District Board was telling.  So telling that I was shocked when ...

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Former Park District Commissioner Gary Strohm voted for Larry Yargus’ Conflict of Interest –

CLARK CO. (ECWd) - This is a followup to the July 15 Editorial (previous article here) in the Marshall Advocate where Gary Strohm claims that ...

Marshall Advocate’s Gary Strohm fails at gathering facts –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) - We kind of expected this to surface, since we know that most local newspapers are beholden to their advertisers in ...

Special Meeting , Clark County Park District, Wed, July 16, 6:00 p.m. –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) - A Special Meeting of the Clark County Park District has been called for Wednesday, July 16, 2014 – one day ...

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Clark County Park District Civil Suit Settled – Attorney Resigns –

CLARK CO.  (ECWd) - UPDATED with video at bottom of page… The Clark County Park District held a special board meeting this evening, June 26, ...

Chicago NBC-5 and the BGA Highlight Citizen’s Arrest in Clark County –

CLARK CO. (ECWd) - Group objects to board’s failure to allow public comment at meeting By Phil Rogers and Patrick McCraney (Better Government Association) | ...

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Clark County Park District Commissioners Receiving Illegal “Perks” –

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) - UPDATE AT BOTTOM OF PAGE… Mill Creek Park is a public park, and designated as a “special district” where Illinois ...

Video – Clark County Parks District 5-12-2014 Meeting –

MILL CREEK PARK, IL. (ECWd) - Clark County Park District. This meeting started at 6:00 PM, and went into executive session within a couple minutes. ...

Orlan Park Public Libra

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Help Fight Against Library Director’s Use of Police to Silence Critics –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - If you have been following the Orland Park Public Library (previous articles here) child porn scandal, you would know that ...

OPPL’s Hypocrisy in Denying Public the Right to Speak –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - One of the more novel and interesting issues brought before the Office of the Public Access Counselor (PAC) related to ...

Klein, Thorpe, Jenkens assists Client in Violating Civil Rights –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - The law firm of Klein, Thorpe, and Jenkens has apparently assisted the Orland Park Public Library in their quest at ...

James Fessler, Bridget Bitmann, & Police Chief scheme to arrest innocent citizens at Public Library –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - This is so bizarre, it was hard to come up with a name for the article: Bridget Bitmann, Orland Park ...

Klein, Thorpe, & Jenkins: Orland Park Public Library Fight – Part 6 -

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - #2. Approving restrictions to Public Comment that are unreasonable and not allowed under the OMA. Dennis G. Walsh was the ...

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Please Help ID This Person – Alleged Breach of Peace at Library –

ORLAND PARK (ECWd) - Concerned citizens are interested in identifying the person pictured below. He had attended an Orland Park Public Library, OPPL-BoT,  meeting on ...

Orland Park Public Library Scandal – Timeline of Events as of June 20, 2014 –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - The Orland Park Public Library Child Porn Scandal (as of 6/20/14) Reposted from Megan Fox’s Facebook page located here: (click ...

Husband of Orland Park Library Employee Attacks Pregnant Mom –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - UPDATE at the bottom of page: Employment Info… Chris McFadden, employed at Jellyvision… . It appears that the Orland Park ...

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OPPL Censors Opposing Viewpoint at Meetings –

ORLAND PARK (ECWd) - In the ongoing matter of the Orland Park Public Library Child Porn Scandal, one of the most contentious issues is the ...

Beware the “Dennis Walsh Watusi” @ Orland Park –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - We live in Illinois, so we’re accustomed to all sorts of schemes, stunts, and shenanigans. If you’ve been following the ...

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Klein, Thorpe, & Jenkins: Orland Park Public Library Fight – Part 5 -

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - #4. Insisting that items that were void ab initio are not actually void ab initio. For those not familiar with ...

Klein, Thorpe, & Jenkins: Orland Park Public Library Fight – Part 4 -

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) - #6. Advising a public body that they can hold a special meeting to pass controversial measures and not have to ...

Health Department

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Public Integrity Bureau charges former Health Dept Official with theft / misconduct –

GRUNDY CO. (ECWd) - County Health Departments appear to have given rise to an epidemic from within. We reported on the Edgar County Health Department’s ...

Day & Night Solar Colluded with FIPHD Department Employees –

ECWd’s – Ford-Iroquois County Liars & thieves are the only words that can describe these despicable people who pulled the wool over the eyes of ...

IL. State Rep. Dwight Kay sues HFS for Public Records –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) - When Governor Pat Quinn set out to hide public records, it created an extraordinary situation where State employees refused public records ...

Bid-Rigged Solar Panels Not Paying Off As Expected..

WATSEKA, IL. (ECWd) - This article provides an update on the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department’s solar panel project. We reported on this bid-rigged project in ...

FIPHD Forensic Audit Results – We Were Correct!

WATSEKA, IL. (ECWd) - After several months wait, the audit results are finally in! If you can remember back almost a year ago, we started ...

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Stupidity and Corruption – No Shortage in Ford & Iroquois County!

FORD CO. – IROQUOIS CO. – (ECWd) - In yet another amazing example of “stupid”, we have to once again break things down and show ...

FIPHD Grant Manipulation – Are some people going to Jail?

IROQUOIS CO. – FIPHD (ECWd) - In yet another shocking discovery (not really!), it’s clear Doug Corbett, disgraced former Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department Administrator (FIPHD) ...

Health Organizations Finally Realizing Wind Turbines Are Not Good –

ILLINOIS (ECWd) - We recently received a letter received from a Divisions Director of a Memorial Hospital takes a shot at an article written touting ...

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Special Guest Rich Porter Discussion On Rev. Jensen.

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) - Today we had a special guest visit our studio, Mr. Rich Porter from Ford County,  so we asked him to appear ...

Gov. Quinn Abuses Executive Appointment Process –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) - Sen. Dale Righter (R), gave a quick press conference on Gov. Quinn’s abuse of the Executive Appointment process. The latest abuse ...

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Paxton-Record’s Top 10 for 2013 – FIPHD –

PAXTON, IL. (ECWd) - The nearly year-long investigations of the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department by the Edgar County Watchdogs and others, including the Paxton Record’s Will ...

The Wheels of Government turn Slow

IROQUOIS CO. (ECWd) - It was the first week in February when one of many whistle blowers contacted us regarding the Ford Iroquois Public Health Department.  ...