IDPH issues warning about synthetic cannabinoids

Six cases of severe bleeding reported information provided by the Illinois Department of Public Health SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 27, 2018) – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is warning people about the dangers of synthetic cannabinoids—often called fake weed, K2, and spice—after six people who used synthetic cannabinoids suffered severe bleeding. “Despite the perception … Read more

Forest Preserves of Cook County to host free documentary screening at West Pullman Library

Learn about volunteering with the Forest Preserves of Cook County information received from the Forest Preserves of Cook County CHICAGO, Ill. (March 27, 2018) – The Forest Preserves of Cook County is presenting their Emmy award-winning documentary, Chicago’s True Nature: The Forest Preserves of Cook County, at the West Pullman Library, 830 W. 119th Street … Read more

Nominations now open for 2018 Senior Hall of Fame awards

Nominations being accepted in multiple categories information provided by the Illinois Department on Aging SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (March 23) – The Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is accepting nominations for the 2018 Senior Illinoisans Hall of Fame Awards. These awards recognize adults 65 years and older, and highlight the meaningful contributions they have made in Illinois. … Read more

Bloom Township offers utility assistance

Applications available for Bloom Township residents only information provided by Bloom Township CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (March 22, 2018) – Beginning April 10, 2018, Lansing residents who live in Bloom Township can apply for financial assistance with utilities. Assistance is available until applications are exhausted. Applicants must come in to Bloom Township headquarters, 425 South Halsted … Read more