OLIVER, IL. (ECWd) – During the June 2018 Clark-Edgar Water District Board of Trustees meeting, I informed the board that their receipt of an increase in pay during their term of office […]
DuPage Township, IL. (ECWd) – DuPage Township has taken it upon themselves to donate at least $459,812 since April of 2013. These are your tax dollars being given away to apparently whomever […]
Will Co. (ECWd) – A recent FOIA request by a local citizen resulted in a very disturbing response and what appears to be a pattern of behavior from Township Supervisor Quigley. The request […]
EDGAR CO., (ECWd) – UPDATE from the ECSD: At 1238 hrs a citizen found two subjects in the area around the Pleasant Hill Church. When law enforcement arrived the male subject took […]
McHenry Co. (ECWd) – A recent Freedom of Information Act request I submitted to the Algonquin Township Road District has now triggered court action directed at James Kelly, the Township attorney. Kelly apparently […]
EDGAR Co., IL. (ECWd) – In the video below, Rob Bogue and I are discussing various airports in Illinois, to include issues with the Vermilion County Regional Airport Authority’s Commissioners, and the […]
Why is the Northwest Herald silent on Local 150 reply brief that contains false allegation – Were they put in their place?
McHenry Co. (ECWd) – Where is the local reporting? The Plaintiff, James Sweeney, Union 150, and AFL-CIO filed this Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss Second Amended Counterclaim on June 26th, 2018. […]
Illinois – (ECWd) – Illinois news publications are buzzing about the Federal charges filed against Russian nationals related to the hacking of the Illinois State Board of Elections computers. See more on […]
McHenry Co. (ECWd) – The more we watch the current Algonquin Township, the more we are convinced those in charge have no business in public office as they can’t follow the simplest […]
Northwest Herald Editor takes to Facebook to refute claims of being Fake News -Let the comedy hour begin!
McHenry Co. (ECWd) – John Styf, Editor of the Northwest Harold took to the Cary Grove Politics Facebook page in what appears to be an attempt to school the Algonquin Township Road Commissioner […]
Wesley Township – Americans with Disabilities Act compliance failures could subject Township to Lawsuit.
Will Co. (ECWd) – During the last township meeting, it was pointed out that there was no handicap parking or signage as required by Federal Law. Failure to have such parking and […]
Will Co. (ECWd) – Let’s consider this a class in Township Government for dummies. The Township Code on Parks is found at this link. It’s a really large law that contains a […]
McHenry County, IL. (ECWd) – When we used the term “lie” in the title, we define it as providing a written document (via email) with language purporting to have the support of […]
DANVILLE, IL. (ECWd) – We have recently written about Steve Foster, and other’s, disqualifications of office that prevented them from serving as a Vermilion County Regional Airport Authority Commissioner. That disqualification is […]
Will Co. (ECWd)- When an elected official misleads the public it makes you wonder why, especially when the subject behind the misleading is a required filing obligation of the Board. Local citizens […]
SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – During the July 10, 2018 Hearing on a Motion for Partial Summary Judgment, Judge Cadagin, Sangamon County, ordered the City of Carlinville to produce all records related to […]
College of DuPage – Private email used to coordinate talking points for letter to the editor by former COD President
DuPage Co. (ECWd) – What kind of weight should people give to Letters to Editors when those very letters are first reviewed and adapted to messaging that is preferred by, at the […]
DANVILLE, IL. (ECWd) – Apparently the Herald-Review, interviewed two of the Vermilion County Regional Airport Authority Commissioners about our allegations that three of the remaining airport commissioners are disqualified from serving in […]
DuPage Co. (ECWd) – In July of 2016, we came across some information that pointed to a Robert Breuder being a trustee of a nonprofit called the Lincoln Foundation. Company Name: THE […]
DANVILLE, IL. (ECWd) – Back in the fall of 2015, Kevin Flynn submitted a request for public records to the City of Danville asking for documents pertaining to the Danville Housing Task […]
College of DuPage – $2.2 Million dollar loss no more worrisome than a “pimple on the ass of an elephant” says Dr. Breuder.
DuPage Co. (ECWd) – In what appears to be true to form, the terminated former President of the College of DuPage appears to have more dirt on his hands than realized. Today […]
DuPage Township, IL. (ECWd) – We have been fielding tips on DuPage Township’s illegal expenditures out of their General Assistance fund for “Home Relief” some of which are below: Dec 2017: Sponsor […]
AUDIO: WGLT Reporter Judy Valente calls Police Chief complaining about release of her traffic stop video –
BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL, IL. (ECWd) – Judith (Judy) Valente (read previous article here) left a message on the ISU Police Chief’s answering machine demanding to know why the dash cam video of her traffic […]
BUREAU CO., IL. (ECWd) – Lena M. Alfano, entered a guilty plea in Bureau County Court on June 22, 2018 to the charge of Battery causing bodily harm, a Class A Misdemeanor. […]
Confirmed, James Kelly has a real problem, as does his client Bob Miller – Private practice billing to Public Road District
McHenry Co. (ECWd) – We have seen a lot of shady stuff in our time but I think this one may well make the bucket list as an all-time stupid move. We […]
COLES CO., IL. (ECWd) – Defendant Barry Wolfe appeared in Coles County Court today for a hearing and entered a Guilty Plea to 4 counts of sexual abuse of a minor. He […]
BLOOMINGTON, IL. (ECWd) – Apparently, this candidate for public office is still living the fantasy life of a child, thinking she can simply issue threats and no one is going to pay […]
VIDEO: Reporter, writer, teacher, wife of Judge shows complete contempt for law enforcement during traffic stop –
Bloomington-Normal, Illinois – (ECWd) – Watch this disgusting display as Judith (Judy) Valente was stopped by the Illinois State University Police on March 28, 2018 for driving on an expired license plate. […]
UPDATE: Chatham Trustee Ryan Mann spearheads spending $27k for meeting videos, gets horrible results –
CHATHAM, IL. (ECWd) – UPDATE: After more than 10 weeks, hoping the audio problems would have been worked out by now, the audio for the June 12, 2018 meeting is still horrendous […]
Did Jim Kelly bill Algonquin Township Road District 5.5 hrs for attending Bob Miller’s private business meeting with Highway Commissioners?
McHenry Co. (ECWd) – Last week we exposed former Algonquin Township Road District Highway Commissioner Bob Miller as a walking conflict of interest in this article. Also in that article was the exposure of […]