James Kelly

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - In January of this year, Algonquin Township Trustees Rachael Lawrence and Mellisa Victor filed a criminal complaint with the McHenry County Sheriff's office alleging intimidation and extortion of a public official. According to the police report, Victor stated that she was threatened on...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - This series is wrapped up with this article which includes all the remaining payroll periods in 2015 not covered in previous articles. A total of 45-time cards are included in this final series, and just as we saw in practically every other...

If you are new to our Time Card Tuesday series we urge you to catch up by first reading the first 14 parts of this series (here).  As pointed out in every article, it is abundantly clear, whoever was managing payroll has some explaining to...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) – If you are new to our Time Card Tuesday series we urge you to catch up by first reading part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13. As pointed out in our last article, it is abundantly clear, whoever was managing payroll has some explaining to do. This...

Algonquin Township (ECWd) - Adding to the already lengthy list of lawsuits, and adding to the already lengthy list of public records denials, we sued Algonquin Township again for another allegation of a Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA") violation. At some point these township officials will learn...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - If you are new to our Time Card Tuesday series we urge you to catch up by first reading part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12  As pointed out in our last article, it is abundantly clear, whoever was managing payroll has some explaining to...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - On June 29, 2018, the McHenry County Sheriff's office took a police report from Algonquin Township Clerk, Karen Lukasik.  Our first coverage of that report was regarding the alleged theft of a video that we had published on our web site.  You...

If you are new to our Time Card Tuesday series we urge you to catch up by first reading part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.   As pointed out in our last article, it is abundantly clear, whoever was managing payroll has some explaining to...

McHenry Co. (ECWd) - If you are new to our Time Card Tuesday series we urge you to catch up by first reading part 1, 2, 3, 4.,5, 6, 7, 8, and 9.   At this point in our coverage, it is abundantly clear, whoever was managing payroll has some explaining to...