Crundwell reported to the city's finance commissioner, a member of the City Council, but the mayor declined to comment on whether that current commissioner, David Blackburn, or former Commissioner Roy Bridgeman should have detected the alleged thefts. As Bridgeman left office last year, he praised Crundwell for being an asset to the city and said she "looks after every tax dollar as if it were her own," according to meeting minutes.
To me, WGN-TV in Chicago is synonymous with three things: the Chicago Cubs (sadly, only for one more year), Bozo the Clown, and Tom Skilling. For more than three decades, Skilling has been chief meteorologist at WGN, and he celebrated his 40th year with the station last August. While other meteorologists in Chicago get three- […]
Good morning, GCers. Some friends of ours at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Queens University in Kingston, Ontario are conducting research on group fraud, and we’re hoping you can do them a solid and help them with their project. While I’m sure they wouldn’t pass up an opportunity to hear about a juicy […]