James Kelly

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - The legal wrangling in Algonquin Township continues and the transcript from November 2017 makes reference to suspicion of a crime.  Reading the transcript points to concerns of access to the video records, not what may or may not be on the video. ...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - "I have the thumb drive copied of Mr. Lutzow and Provenzano in the Kabota for you.", says Algonquin Township Clerk in an email September 6, 2018, to criminal investigators. That statement is in regards to allegations that the current Algonquin Township Supervisor...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - The Algonquin Township Clerk, through her attorney, has filed her Amended Counter Claim. While it will be most interesting to see the response to this filing, there are some rather glaring conflicts and issues that raise even more questions. For example, the Missing RD-T...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - We have legally obtained video that raises more concerns with the Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik and now her husband.  This video is of the Clerk, her husband, and her son in a basement room at the Township opening boxes and preparing...

McHenry Co. (ECWd)- Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik recently admitted she had no facts to support Andrew Gasser destroyed records.  She then, through her attorney David McArdle, outlined certain demands that if not met would result in the filing of an amended counterclaim. We covered that...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - The Illinois Appellate Court Second District has set a date for oral argument in the Local 150 vs Algonquin Road District case.  "On the court's own motion, oral argument is hereby scheduled for 09/05/2019. A notice of the exact time, along with an...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - Algonquin Township attorney John Nelson has responded to Road District attorney Hanlon's letter of July 11, 2019.  We covered Hanlon's letter to Nelson and others in this article. Reading Nelson's letter, it would appear a nerve has been hit.  The content of the...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - The former Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller was investigated by the McHenry County State's attorney's office for possible Official Misconduct.  One of the prongs of that investigation was miscellaneous pay. According to the investigation records, Miscellaneous pay was $100 per week on-call...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - While I wish I could say the events below were fabricated and do not represent any real event, but I can't, as the events below are true and documented by an investigator with the McHenry County State's Attorney's office. During the now-closed criminal...