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Know Before You Go! Check with IDOT’S Winter Road Conditions Map

Springfield – With more snow in the forecast and the official start of winter coming soon, the Illinois Department of Transportation reminds you to visit www.gettingaroundillinois.com for updated Illinois road conditions

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Rauner calls on Democratic legislators to withdraw lawsuit seeking paychecks

Chicago – Governor Bruce Rauner today called on Democratic legislators to put taxpayers and critical human services ahead of their own personal gain by withdrawing their lawsuit seeking paychecks and

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IEMA highlights safety during the holidays season and gifts ideas

Springfield – If you’re trying to find the perfect holiday gifts for everyone on your list, the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) is offering ideas that will help your loved

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Treasurer Frerichs Signs Resolution Calling on Wells Fargo reforms

Springfield – Illinois Treasurer Michael Frerichs announced  that he has co-filed a shareholder resolution with Connecticut State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier to require a change to Wells Fargo bylaws. The

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Illinois and Chicago on the Top in Volunteering in the U.S.

Springfield – Illinois Ranks #1 in volunteer rate among the country’s largest states and Chicago tops in volunteering among largest metropolitan areas. The Serve Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community

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Gov. Rauner Releases 2015 Tax Returns and Family Foundation Filing

Springfield – Governor Bruce Rauner released his 2015 federal and state 1040’s, reflecting income and tax rates, while detailing the Rauner family’s charitable and community giving last year. In 2015,

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Today at NEIU presentation about European musicians in US around 1900

The lecture will take place today (on Thursday, November 10, 2016) at 4:15 pm in Lech Walesa Hall 4006. NEIU is located at 5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago. Department

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2016 Presidential Election: Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who is eligible to vote in the Nov. 8 General Election? A: All eligible voters in the City of Chicago, including those who need to use Election Day registration to

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Vote early today or tomorrow

James P. Allen, spokesman for The Chicago Board of Election Commissioners, is reminding Chicago voters that all of Chicago’s 51 Early Voting sites are open today, Sunday, from 10 AM

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Oh, Deer!  Potential Encounters to Rise in Coming Weeks

Springfield – Fall is here and the time of year when motorists need to be especially vigilant watching for deer on roads throughout the state, according to the Illinois Department

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Lipinski Accepting Service Academy Applications

Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3) is currently accepting nomination request letters from young men and women in the Third Congressional District who want to enter one of the U.S. Service Academies

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City of Chicago is in Copernicus Center hosting Small Business Expo

The City of Chicago is in Jefferson Park for the last Small Business Center ‘On the Road’ expo of the year. The expo is being held today, on Saturday, October 29,

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Polish-American 19th Annual Heritage Celebration

The Council of Educators in Polonia and Northeastern Illinois University Invite you to the Polish-American 19th Annual Heritage Celebration Thursday, October 27, 2016 – 6:30 to 9:00 P.M., Recital Hall,

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Illinois Manufacturers’ Association Responds to Recent Job Losses

Springfield − In the wake of another dismal jobs report from the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES), Greg Baise, CEO and president of the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association released the

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John Paul II and the Fall of Communism nominated for five Emmy awards

Chicago, Illinois, October 18, 2016 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Chicago/Midwest Chapter, nominated Liberating a Continent: John Paul II and the Fall of Communism for five

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Senior Health Insurance Program offers free one-on-one assistance

Springfield – Saturday, October 15th marks the beginning of the annual Medicare open enrollment period. The Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is reminding eligible older adults to use this time

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Clerk’s Office Issues Election Day Reminders For College Students

The Cook County Clerk’s Office is eager to help students register and vote for the November 8, 2016 Presidential Election. Below you will find key information on different forms of

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Is Your Massage Therapist Licensed? In Illinois, It’s the Law

With instances of unlicensed practice of massage therapy linked to dangerous criminal activity, such as human trafficking and prostitution, the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) is reminding

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Bilingual Polish and English speaking Election Judges needed

The Board of Election Commissioners for the City of Chicago is seeking to hire and train paid bilingual Judges of Election.  Specifically, the Board needs citizens who are registered to