Arthur Bishop was appointed last month to succeed the late Richard Calica at the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.
Gov. Quinn says the commission’s director, David Thomas, should step down because of a “gross failure to follow the law.”
Brad O’Halloran sent his letter of resignation to Cook County board members Thursday afternoon. He was among board members who OK’d a more than $700,000 severance deal with former Metra CEO Alex Clifford.
Ravenswood Elementary is closed for the summer, but when it opens this fall the principal who has headed the school for the last five years will be gone. Heather Connolly quit Thursday.
The dean, Paul Weil, was under investigation for sending texts to an 18-year-old male student.
David Protess, the Northwestern University journalism professor who is credited with helping free wrongfully convicted prison inmates, will be resigning from the university.
No one likes it when they find out a person who they thought they could trust is a complete phony.