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U.S. Representative Peter Roskam’s letter  to the Polish American Congress-Illinois Division

U.S. Representative Peter Roskam (R-IL, 6th District, Hinsdale) wrote the letter  to the Polish American Congress-Illinois Division President Michael Niedzinski in regards to the discussion about U.S.-Poland partnership and Polish-Jewish

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NEIU invites you for a lecture titled “Holocaust Commemoration in Poland Now”

You are cordially invited to attend a lecture titled “Holocaust Commemoration in Poland Now” by Tomasz Lysak from the University of Warsaw in Poland. Lysak is an applied linguist whose

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Member of Polish American Congress, Illinois Division responds to Chicago Tribune publication about Holocaust

Member of Polish American Congress, Illinois Division responds to Chicago Tribune publication about Holocaust The article published in the Feb. 14, 2018 edition of the Chicago tribune titled “Can the

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State Fire Marshal Asks Residents to Practice Fire Safety

The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) is urging residents to protect themselves and practice fire safety in their communities after an unusually high number of fire fatalities in

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Illinois Film Industry Continues to Expand, Diversify in 2017

The Illinois FILM Office announced that 2017 was the most diverse year for crew hires on record. Women and minority hires made up 53% of reported crew employees across the

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Buyer beware: Flood-damaged cars for sale

The floodwaters from last year’s hurricanes receded months ago, but their wrath could still affect used car buyers across the nation. That’s because storm-damaged cars are sometimes cleaned up and

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State Fire Marshal Launches „Be Alarmed!” Program

The OSFM will work jointly with the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance to provide smoke alarms and fire prevention education across Illinois. The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) and

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Fraud alert, freeze or lock after Equifax? Answers to questions people are asking

After the Equifax breach, some people are considering placing a fraud alert on their credit file. Others are thinking about freezing or locking their credit files to help prevent identity

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FTC wants to Stop Copycat Scam Pitching Bogus Interest-Rate Reduction 

The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint in federal district court in Orlando to halt an alleged credit card interest-rate reduction scam that, the FTC alleges, deceived numerous consumers

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Candidate filing for March 20, 2018 Gubernatorial Primary begins

Cook County candidates running in the March 20, 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election will begin filing their nomination petitions at the Clerk’s office on Monday, November 27. Filing ends on Monday,

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Got student loan debt? Don’t be scammed

If you’ve got student loan debt, you’ve probably seen ads or been contacted by companies promising they can help. Some are scams – and the FTC is going after them.

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Invitation to Polish-American Heritage celebration November 3 at NEIU

The Council of Educators in Polonia (CEP) is cordially inviting to the 20th Polish-American Heritage celebration on Friday, November 3, 2017 at Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU), 6-9 pm in Student

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Halloween Safety Tips For All Ages

Halloween is the second largest shopping holiday of the year, which means unscrupulous businesses have plenty of opportunity to cash in. In the rush to purchase a costume or decorate the

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IDOT Seeks Feedback on Illinois Rest Areas

The Illinois Department of Transportation is asking for the public’s help in developing a plan that will determine the best use of the state’s rest areas. An online survey, accessible

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How should the Supreme Court rule on gerrymandering?

On Oct. 3, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in Gill v. Whitford, a Wisconsin case challenging the partisan way state political districts are often drawn, known as gerrymandering.

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150th anniversary of Marie Curie’s birth at NEIU. Women in Science Conference

WHEN: Monday, September 18, 2017 at 5:30 pm to Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 8:00 pm WHAT: Conference Sponsor/Host: ChicagoCHEC WHERE: Northeastern Illinois University Address: 5500 N. Saint Louis Avenue,

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Store sensitive personal information securely and protect it during transmission

You’ve heard about Newton’s laws regarding bodies at rest and bodies in motion. A 21st century corollary is to protect sensitive information when it’s at rest on your network and

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Scammers impersonate the National Institutes of Health to steal money

Consumers are reporting another government imposter scam to steal money. This time the scammers are pretending to be calling from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). According to reports, callers

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Illinois Department of Insurance Reminds Homeowners of Their Options Following Summer Storms

 Following severe summer storms, the Illinois Department of Insurance (DOI) wants Illinois families to know the range of options they have when it comes to their homeowners insurance. How can