McHenry County

McHenry Co.  (ECWd) - Former Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Bob Miller was deposed earlier in the month regarding a lawsuit against him for unauthorized payments to himself and other matters. The theme of the deposition was one of "I don't remember, or I don't Recall" to most...

Algonquin Township (ECWd) - We had previously written about Algonquin Township paying its attorney to try and censor a video obtained from Township cameras (here), which at the time did not work very well for them. According to their attorney's invoices, several communications were had between...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) -  Former McHenry County Clerk and current McHenry County Circuit Court judicial candidate Mary McClellan recently had her Federal "341" meeting of creditors in her bankruptcy case. You can listen to the 7 minutes, fifty-four-second appearance here: [embed]https://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McClellan.wav[/embed] She was asked about who lived in her...

McHenry County, IL. (ECWd) - Article reprinted with permission of McHenry County Blog: Mary McClellan’s Effort to Have Special Prosecutor Named to Go After Headless Duck Accuser for Indirect Criminal Contempt Fails McHenry County Associate Judge Jeffrey Hirsch has ruled that Circuit Court judicial candidate Mary McClellan will...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - As a candidate for Judge Mary McClellan seeks voter approval, it's a safe bet to say the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's findings will impact her campaign. A former employee filed a complaint against the Clerk's office in March of 2016 with allegations...

Algonquin Township - (ECWd) - In this morning's Hearing for the Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed by Kirk Allen and John Kraft against Algonquin Township (18CH238), the Township's attorney showed up apparently unprepared asking for a continuance. Plaintiff attorney, Denise Ambroziak objected to the continuance, said...

Springfield, IL. (ECWd) - A few weeks ago, thru reporting on a search warrant into past actions of Jack Franks, it was revealed that Speaker Madigan "requested" Franks be prohibited from the State Capitol building without escort. We have confirmed as factual, thru a Freedom of Information...

Mchenry Co. (ECWd) - Those not familiar with the current problems McHenry County Board Chairman Jack Franks is facing, please read this article which also links to the Sun-Times breaking story of Jack Franks' current alleged criminal problems. This coverage is one related to an FOIA we...