Lansing Police Department hiring

Applications available October 1–26, 2018 information provided by the Lansing Board of Fire and Police Commissioners LANSING, Ill. (September 16, 2018) – The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Probationary Police Officer. Lansing, Illinois, has a population of 28,331, and the Lansing Police Department currently consists of … Read more

Two-thirds supermajority vote requested for any new tax or tax increase

“If this amendment had been in place two years ago, there never would’ve been a Soda Tax,” says Commissioner Morrison information provided by the Cook County Commissioner’s Office CHICAGO, Ill. (September 15, 2018) – On Wednesday, September 12, Cook County Commissioner Sean M. Morrison joined Commissioners Timothy O. Schneider (R-15), Richard Boykin (D-1), John Fritchey … Read more

Understanding Workers’ Compensation

SSC’s Business & Career Institute workshop scheduled for Thursday, October 4 information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (September 13, 2018) – The South Suburban College Business & Career Institute (BCI) presents a Breakfast with BCI Workshop titled “Understanding Workers’ Compensation: What You Need to Know to Minimize Risk” on Thursday, October 4, … Read more

Illinois prepared to assist states impacted by Hurricane Florence

Ten Army National Guard soldiers deploy to North Carolina information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (September 14, 2018) – Governor Bruce Rauner announced yesterday that Illinois is prepared to provide personnel and other support to states that may be impacted by Hurricane Florence. Ten Illinois Army National Guard soldiers and two … Read more

South Holland Master Chorale opens 2018-2019 season

Sunday, October 14, 4:00pm information provided by the South Holland Master Chorale SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (September 14, 2018) – The South Holland Master Chorale will open its 2018–19 season with a variety of American music. The “Americans All” concert will include pieces by American composers Randall Thompson and Robert Shaw, spirituals by Moses Hogan and … Read more

WBDC’s Connect & Celebrate: Chicago Conference to be hosted by Hyatt Regency O’Hare

Annual conference brings together local and regional business owners and corporate, government, community partners information provided by the Women’s Business Development Center CHICAGO, Ill. (September 14, 2018) – On Friday, September 14, the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC) will host its annual signature event, WBDC Connect & Celebrate: Chicago Conference, at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare … Read more

Governor declares 2018 harvest emergency

Farmers, crop haulers won’t have to wait to more successfully compete with neighboring states information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (September 11, 2018) — On September 7, Governor Bruce Rauner declared a harvest emergency to help level the playing field between Illinois farmers and crop haulers and those in neighboring states. … Read more

Obituary: Paul D. Klausner

May 08, 1947 – September 12, 2018 information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home Paul D. Klausner passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. He was born in 1947 in Chicago, IL, to Felix A. Klausner and Irene (nee Galin) Klausner. Paul attended Catholic grade schools in Chicago and Riverdale, IL, and he graduated from Marian … Read more