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Yargus’ radio ad misinforms public on Park Finances -

Clark County, IL. (ECWd) – Radio ads placed by Yargus (petition forger), Stepp, and Davidson, all candidates for the Clark County Park District Commissioner at ...

Gov. Rauner’s appointment to SIU Board Violates SIU Charter and Ethics Rules…

Springfield, IL. (ECWd) – Gov. Bruce Rauner re-appointed Joel Sambursky, and appointed U.S. district court judge John Gilbert and Attorney Amy Sholar to the Board ...

COD- Political Endorsements fail the public? – Part II

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – I greatly appreciate the Daily Herald’s response to our article on Political Endorsements Fail the Public posted here as well as ...

Why Is Rob Denny’s “Return To Positive” So Negative?

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – Why is it that Mr. “Return To Positive” Denny’s campaign is so focused on negative? Someone should ask him this the ...

COD – “The Radio Station”…

DuPage Co. (ECWd) - January 2012 – Tom Glaser, Sr. Vice President of Administrative Affairs, indicated the audit was conducted by Crowe Horwath, and copies ...

Tumbling/Gymnastics Club in Charleston Padlocked – Investigation Underway -

Charleston, IL. (ECWd) – UPDATE: 3-27-2015 @ 4:14 p.m. This is what the reporter received from the Illinois State Police: “The building was locked by ...

SIU – Judge Gilbert appointment in error!

Springfield – (ECWd) - It appears a senior sitting judge has been appointed to the SIU Board of Trustees.  This is a violation of SIU ...

Marshall Advocate “misinforms” public on Park Board issues -

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – Let’s start off by stating that Gary Strohm and the Marshall Advocate have never, to my knowledge, informed the public of ...

City of Bloomington loses handwritten FOIA lawsuit; writes check -

BLOOMINGTON, IL. (ECWd) – A local watchdog by the name of Diane Benjamin, from blnnews.com, has won a pro se lawsuit she filed against the ...

Judge Garst talks about Court Reporter funding shortages -

Paris, IL. (ECWd) – Judge Garst talked to the Edgar County Board for around 25 minutes during the Marsh 23, 2015 Study Session in relation ...

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COD- Political Endorsements fail the public?

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – We have been around the block a few times and are always amazed to see how little effort is put into ...

COD – Any validity to the MAC numbers presented? – Part II

DuPage Co. - (ECWd) – The short answer to the question is “NO! Thank you to Laura Reigle who pointed out these deficiencies during the ...

Clark County

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Yargus’ radio ad misinforms public on Park Finances -

Clark County, IL. (ECWd) – Radio ads placed by Yargus (petition forger), Stepp, and Davidson, all candidates for the Clark County Park District Commissioner at ...

Disgraced Former Alderman Bev Church finally truthful about residence address -

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – After all the months of denying, defending, lying, accusing others of “picking on her”, and attempts to cling to an elected ...

Watchdogs provide testimony in Legislative Committee Hearing -

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – March 4, 2015 Kirk Allen and I made the trip to Springfield this morning to testify at a Legislative “Judiciary-Civil” Committee ...

Clark County Park District violated Election Code -

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – If the recent events surrounding the upcoming election were not enough, the Clark County Park District Local Election Official, Charity ...

Clark Co. Park District Commissioners served with demand to comply with law -

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – We were notified today that the Clark County Park District Commissioners and the Executive Director were served with a letter ...

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Marshall Advocate “misinforms” public on Park Board issues -

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – Let’s start off by stating that Gary Strohm and the Marshall Advocate have never, to my knowledge, informed the public of ...

Why Is Rob Denny’s “Return To Positive” So Negative?

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – Why is it that Mr. “Return To Positive” Denny’s campaign is so focused on negative? Someone should ask him this the ...

Clark County Park Board plans to rob the next 4 generations of use of Park Property -

Clark County, IL. (ECWd) – The Clark County Park District has a dirty little secret they have been trying to keep hidden from the voters… ...

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Mill Creek Park Master Planning meeting 2-27-2015 (video) -

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – Below in the video from the meeting, the Master Planning Committee of Mill Creek Park, or the Clark County Park ...

Clark County Park District violates 14th Amendment and Park District Code -

CLARK CO. (ECWd) – With the approval, albeit illegal approval, of the Revised Covenants, the Park District Board voted to give away its rights to ...

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Open Meetings suit filed against Clark County Park District -

CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – A Verified Complaint for Injunctive and Declaratory Relief naming the Clark County Park District as Defendant was filed in Clark ...

Clark County Electoral Board Judicial Review -

DANVILLE, IL. (ECWd) – The petition for judicial review of the Clark County Electoral Board’s determinations on the petition objections of the Park District Commissioners ...

DuPage County

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COD- Political Endorsements fail the public? – Part II

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – I greatly appreciate the Daily Herald’s response to our article on Political Endorsements Fail the Public posted here as well as ...

COD – Doubling Down re: No-bid Contracts

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – Executive Director Brod made some pretty amazing claims in response to a candidate’s comments during the recent COD Meeting. It appears ...

COD- Carlin – blame shift, deceive, and lie?

DuPage co. (ECWd) – It appears Dave Carlin is still upset over getting beat by Hamilton during the last COD trustee election and thought it ...

AG Confirms College of DuPage Violated FOIA – Directs Release of Records -

College of DuPage (ECWd) – The Illinois Attorney General’s Public Access Counselor has determined the College of DuPage violated Section 9.5(f) of the Freedom of ...

COD-US Bank Part 7 – Circling the Wagons?

DuPage C0. (ECWd) - Robert Breuder – COD President, COD Foundation Ex-Officio, US Bank Advisory Board member / Marsha Cruzan – COD Foundation Board member, ...

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COD – “The Radio Station”…

DuPage Co. (ECWd) - January 2012 – Tom Glaser, Sr. Vice President of Administrative Affairs, indicated the audit was conducted by Crowe Horwath, and copies ...

COD- Political Endorsements fail the public?

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – We have been around the block a few times and are always amazed to see how little effort is put into ...

COD – Any validity to the MAC numbers presented? – Part II

DuPage Co. - (ECWd) – The short answer to the question is “NO! Thank you to Laura Reigle who pointed out these deficiencies during the ...

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Naperville Park District – “Feedback” from Commissioners -

Naperville, IL. (ECWd) – Wow, this valuable feedback is simply amazing! …amazing that the Naperville Park District is trying to pass this off as “valuable ...

COD- The Bleeding Continues!

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – The bleeding continues with each and every response to Freedom of Information Request’s from the College of DuPage. I think public ...

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COD – Any validity to the MAC numbers presented?

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – During the February meeting COD ran though a power point presentation that showed some staggering numbers.  Numbers so staggering I couldn’t ...

COD- US Bank / Breuder Part 6 – Fire Breuder!

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – This article was generated because of a local citizen who is paying attention to detail and saw something in Breuder’s contract ...

Orland Park Public Library

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Orland Park Library pays $55,000 to settle FOIA/Open Meetings lawsuits -

Orland Park, IL. (ECWd) – The Orland Park Public Library Board of Trustees has approved a settlement of $55,000.00 to dispose of Freedom of Information ...

Orland Park Library’s Bridget Bittman files amended Complaint -

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – This is Bittman‘s amended complaint, filed on January 21, 2015. Remember that she filed her original complaint (here). Then Defendant ...

Bridget Bittman’s civil suit slowly going down in flames…

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – Orland Park Public Library District’s public relations employee, Bridget Bittman’s personal civil suit against Megan Fox, Kevin DuJan, and others ...

Orland Park Library, Kiddie-Porn & Retaliation Against Whistleblowers –

ORLAND PARK – From “Rebel Pundit“: A suburban Chicago mother and political writer faced retaliation when she discovered the cover-up of sex crimes at her ...

Is Wilmington Public Library Director assisting OPPL in attacking citizens?

Wilmington, IL. (ECWd) – The Wilmington Public Library Board of Trustees had one of its members convicted of possession of child porn back in 2010!!! ...

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Orland Park Public Library Still Covering Up Child Porn…

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – Saturday, March 7, 2015 From Safe Libraries: The Orland Park Public Library (link) is the scene of the latest effort ...

Sexual Harassment of Librarians – Librarian Protection Bill proposed -

Sexual harassment is wrong as is working in a hostile work environment. Librarians, library employees and patrons are forced to endure that when libraries allow ...

Update on Bittman v. Fox et al – Orland Park Library -

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – Motions to dismiss Bittman’s lawsuit on 7 of the 13 counts have been filed after Bittman filed her amended Complaint. ...

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University of Illinois’ GSLIS Gives Award for Defending Child Pornography –

University of Illinois (ECWd) – So, not only do they give the award to people defending free public access to child porn (under the guise ...

OPPL’s Bittman SLAPPs at Fox, DuJan, and others in civil suit –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – Orland Park Public Library’s marketing and public relations director, Bridget Bittman, has filed a civil suit in U.S. District Court ...

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Orland Park Village, Police, and Library fighting lawsuits -

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – This particular suit is just a small sample of how the public bodies in Orland Park view the public. It ...

Orland Park Public Library facing FOIA lawsuit –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – The Orland Park Public Library has been sued again in Cook County Circuit Court, Chancery Division, for continued violations of ...

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