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Zoning in Edgar County – What’s the rush? –

May 29, 2016   ·   0 Comments

PARIS, IL. (ECWd) – Over the past two years, a Federal Airport Grant was stopped THREE times: once due to a fraudulent grant application in which ...

Marshall Township violates law, gives away $48,000.00 –

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP, CLARK CO., IL. (ECWd) – Just when you think it can’t get any worse. The Marshall Cemetery, a private cemetery operated by the ...

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City of Marshall votes to violate Constitution, gives away $10,000.00 –

MARSHALL, IL. (ECWd) – Culminating a several week back-and-forth “debate” the City of Marshall voted to give a private cemetery another $10,000 this year in ...

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College of DuPage – Former COD Attorney Res Vazquez advised Trustee McGuire to destroy public record

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – We suspect Federal and State Authorities will take great interest in the e-mail exchange that took place between Respicio Vazquez of Franczek ...

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Terminating Hospital District CEO – How many votes are needed? –

BENTON, IL. (ECWd) – The Franklin County Hospital District has recently voted 4-3 in favor of terminating the contract of their CEO, with 7 of ...

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DuPage County Board Attorney failed to answer question presented –

DuPage Co., IL. (ECWd) – At the may 24, 2016 DuPage County Board meeting, I spoke during public comment and questioned the two Ordinances passed by ...

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Lincoln-Way District 210: Is Tingley e-mail an attempt to intimidate or punish?

Will Co. (ECWd) – Being a leader requires character beyond reproach. It means having the best interest of those you are leading at all times ...

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Lincoln-Way D210 – Subpoenas issued regarding Super Dog Facility – Wyllie the target!

Will Co. (ECWd) – We just learned that US Attorney Zachary T. Fardon has issued another subpoena regarding malfeasance we have exposed at Lincoln-Way D210.  ...

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LaSalle County State’s Attorney Brian Towne – wanting Grandfathered in with changes to the law?

Ottawa, IL (ECWd) – We ask that the Governor VETO SB212 as all indications are this is nothing more than a method-of-cover being set in ...

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Lincoln-Way District 210 Superintendent still offering free rent to for-profit business –

NEW LENOX, IL. (ECWd) – One might think that having a federal grand jury subpoenaing your business associates and colleagues left and right for allegations ...

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Tinley Park Admits Zoning Code Tampering Illegal, Resolves Citizens’ Lawsuit –

TINLEY PARK, IL. (ECWd) – Last week, the Village of Tinley Park admitted that the tampering done to its Legacy Code zoning ordinance by former ...

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Lincoln Way District 210 – Board Member Kathleen Casey resigned –

Will Co. (ECWd) – Just days after Federal Grand Jury subpoenas were issued at Lincoln-Way District 210 we find yet another Board member has resigned. ...

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LaSalle County State’s Attorney Brian Towne – Does he think he is above the law?

OTTAWA, IL. (ECWd) – In yet another example of our law enforcement ignoring our laws, we once again are amazed at what people put in ...

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Franklin County Public Hospital Terminates CEO Contract, adjusts Public Comment Policy –

BENTON, IL. (ECWd) – During this week’s Franklin County Public Hospital Board of Director’s meeting, as reported by the Frankfort American, the Franklin County Public ...

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Lincoln-Way D210 under Federal Investigation –

NEW LENOX, IL. (ECWd) – After we exposed Lincoln-Way High School District 210 and its highly questionable spending and contracting habits, other media became interested ...

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Watchdogs on Chicago Tonight – re: IL. Auditor General Mautino Investigation –

CHICAGO, IL. (ECWd) – We were Live on Chicago Tonight last night discussing the investigation into Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino’s questionable campaign expenditures. Illinois ...

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NIU’s Alverez was paid $468,000 and produced no final written report –

Northern Illinois University – (ECWd) – In our recent post (here) concerning NIU’s illegitimate subcontract with Alvarez and Marsal, we asked the question: “Why did the University ...

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Orland Park Public Library Subject of New Book About Censorship –

Orland Park, IL. (ECWd) – A new book called SHUT UP! The Bizarre War that One Public Library Waged Against the First Amendment by Megan ...

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US Department of Justice – Scathing Rebuke from Federal Judge in Southern District of Texas –

United States Vs. Texas (ECWd) – You can ask most any person in Illinois if corruption is a problem in our State Government, and the ...

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Watchdogs’ Kirk Allen on WMAY discussing Auditor General Frank Mautino –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – Edgar County Watchdogs’ Kirk Allen — Bishop On Air May 20, 2016 Leave a reply In the aftermath of revelations Auditor ...

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Auditor General Frank Mautino – Subpoenas Issued –

Springfield, IL (ECWd) – Illinois Times reports the following: “Campaign workers for Illinois auditor general Frank Mautino, while he was a state legislator, have received ...

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U46 School District – Un-elected Official goes unchecked – Badge of Honor for attorney Part II –

Kane Co. (ECWd) – We covered Part I of this series in this article and encourage everyone read it to grasp the full impact of ...

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College of DuPage – Rogue Trustees will not face charges for boycott –

DuPage Co. (ECWd) – On, December 30th, 2015 we shared the filing of a criminal complaint against College of DuPage (COD) Trustees McGuire, Birt and ...

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Invenergy says “designed to fall straight down”…but… Wind Turbine Blade hits Spanish House –

Reading the following article, I was reminded of Attorney Mike Blazer, representing Invenergy, when he told the Vermilion County Board that the blades were designed ...

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Husband of D142 School Board Member invokes F-Bomb, Obama, Cocaine, and Gay Sex during public comment melt-down –

Oak Forest, IL. (ECWd) – Explosive footage from last night’s D142 elementary school board meeting shows Troy Agler, husband of board member Roxana Agler, launching ...

Frank Mautino – Unqualified, Unchecked and on Track to Increase his Pension by 80% –

The Illinois Auditor General is under investigation by the Illinois State Board of Elections for questionable campaign expenditures.  There have been numerous articles written concerning ...

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IL. Auditor General Frank Mautino sued for FOIA violations –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – A Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit was filed today in the 5th Judicial Circuit Court, Edgar County, against the Office ...

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Kane County Court issued Restraining Order against U46 School District –

ELGIN, IL. (ECWd) – UDATED with copy of restraining order… Kane County Circuit Court has issued the Temporary Restraining Order in favor of School Board ...

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Orland Park Library’s Bridget Bittman Defeated Again — Judge Dismisses SLAPP Lawsuit –

ORLAND PARK, IL. (ECWd) – Bridget Bittman (former Orland Park Public Library spokesman) was defeated again today, 5/16/16, when federal Judge John J. Tharp, Jr. ...

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U46 School Board Member Janette Ward files suit against School District

Kane Co. (ECWd) – UPDATE at this article: (click here). U46 School Board member Jeanette Ward has requested to listen to closed session recordings multiple ...

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