January 2016

DuPage Co. (ECWd) - A letter provided by College of DuPage Public Relations officer, Joe Moore, raises an interesting question regarding Trustee Erin Birt. "On this point, we are particularly concerned with disclosure to your office because we are informed that you may also represent Trustee Birt...

College of DuPage (ECWd) - In their continuing temper tantrums, the boycotting trustees, Diane McGuire - a retired teacher "on a fixed income", Erin Birt - an attorney who should know better, and Joe Wozniak, have decided to file a three-count lawsuit for access to certain information and records...

DeKalb, IL. (ECWd) - Between January 2014 and February 2015, of the approximately $36.000.00 of p-card (credit card) expenditures from one Northern Illinois University p-card account, around $19,000.00 was travel. -- $1,900.00 of this was for Magaly Rodrigues, NIU's "Chief Inspiration Officer", who would not qualify since she was commuting...

LERNA, IL. (ECWd) - Don Pearcy, the unofficial now-former Village of Lerna President (maybe), tendered his "conditional resignation in a Special Meeting today, January 31, 2016. The problem is that the term of his "conditional" resignation resulted in the village trustees violating the Illinois Municipal Code due...