South Suburban College to host live First District Court oral arguments at Law Day

Tuesday, May 1, beginning at 10:00am information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (May 25, 2018) – The South Suburban College Legal Studies Department will host their fifth annual Law Day on Tuesday, May 1. This year’s event will feature a live court case. Oral arguments for a real criminal First District Appellate … Read more

SSC Coach John Pigatti named Region IV-B Coach of the Year for 2018

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (April 23, 2018) – Coach John Pigatti just completed his 12th year as head coach of the SSC Bulldogs, accumulating a career coaching record of 353-71. Pigatti has won nine Region IV championships; his teams have been to nine NJCAA Division II National Championships in 12 … Read more

Illinois State Museum launches ‘Story of Illinois’ website

Stories bring Illinois heritage to life as part of Bicentennial celebration information provided by the Illinois State Museum SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (April 23, 2018) – The Illinois State Museum (ISM) is highlighting artifacts that tell the story of Illinois’ rich heritage as part of the state’s Bicentennial celebration. ISM partnered with the Illinois Association of Museums … Read more

IDOT, ISP to Motorists: Drop it and Drive

Extra enforcement on roads during Distracted Driving Awareness Month information provided by Illinois Department of Transportation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (April 24, 2018) – As part of Distracted Driving Awareness Month, the Illinois Department of Transportation is making $500,000 in federal highway safety dollars available to nearly 100 local law enforcement agencies throughout the state to step … Read more

South Suburban College guard named All-American

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (April 23, 2018) – South Suburban College Men’s Basketball player sophomore guard Jordan Matthews was named to the NJCAA Division II All-American 2nd Team. Matthews averaged 21.7 points, 3 assists, 3.5 rebounds, and 1.8 steals. He is the 11th All-American that Coach John Pigatti has had … Read more

Lansing Journalists serve as IHSA journalism sectionals judges

FLOSSMOOR, Ill. (April 21, 2018) – Carrie Steinweg and Melanie Jongsma spent much of Saturday at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, serving as judges for the 2018 Illinois High School Association journalism sectionals. Journalism students from 10 area high schools began around 9:00am that morning, completing assignments in a variety of competition categories—news writing, editorial writing, sports … Read more

Honoring former First Lady Barbara Bush

United States and State flags at half-staff immediately until Sunset, Saturday, April 21, 2018 Notice from the Office of the Governor The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from the President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the … Read more