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Sources: AG Investigators Find Discrepancies In Complaint Against Economy Bipartisan Group

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Investigators with the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office have found apparent discrepancies in a complaint filed by the Democratic Committee against the Bipartisan Committee For A Better Economy Borough, sources familiar with the investigation tell the Beaver Countian. The Economy Borough Democratic Committee and the Beaver County Democratic Committee filed a formal complaint against the Bipartisan Committee for a Better Economy ...

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Emails Expose Previous Economy Council’s Hiring Process For Chief

Councilwoman Courtney Barthelemy

Weeks after a newly elected majority of Economy Borough Council voted to appoint Economy Borough Officer Mike O’Brien to Chief of Police, remnants of the former majority continue to cry foul. Councilwoman Courtney Barthelemy and ousted Councilwoman Michelle Lapinski have continued to speak out at public meetings, angry that the process they spearheaded as members of the Public Safety Committee ...

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Economy Borough Hires Police Chief – Axes Solicitor – Secretary – Foreman – Others

Economy Borough Council Members being sworn into office / submitted photo

Economy Borough saw a major shakeup last night as its new council voted to hire a police chief and ousted a long list of other Borough employees during its reorganization meeting. Among the changes last night include: Economy Borough Officer Mike O’Brien appointed to the position of Chief of Police, attorney Joseph Askar replacing Dale Fouse as Borough Solicitor, working ...

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DA Declines To Prosecute Complaint Against Towcimak (Update 11/3/2013)

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Editorial Note 11/3/2013 – Rick Towcimak issued a response to this reporting which he published in the comments’ section of the article. The Beaver County District Attorney’s Office has declined to prosecute a case against former Beaver County Controller and Commissioner Candidate Rick Towcimak. A theft and vandalism complaint was filed with Economy Borough Police On October 25th by Gary ...

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Attorney General’s Office To Investigate Former Bipartisan Committee In Economy

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Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s Office has agreed to investigate the now defunct Bipartisan Committee For A Better Economy Borough. The announcement by the Attorney General’s Office comes just days after the case was referred to them by District Attorney Anthony Berosh. The Economy Borough Democratic Committee and the Beaver County Democratic Committee filed a joint complaint with the Board ...

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Economy Police Investigating Complaint Filed Against Towcimak Over Campaign Signs

Bucuren's campaign sign purportedly found in Towcimak's yard.

Economy Borough Police are investigating a complaint filed against former Beaver County Controller and Commissioner Candidate Rick Towcimak. A theft complaint was filed with police last night by Gary Bucuren, after the candidate for Economy Borough Council twice found his missing campaign signs in Towcimak’s yard stuck next to signs belonging to his opponents. On Wednesday, Bucuren said one of ...

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