Congresswoman Kelly addresses Congressional inaction against gun violence

She directs floor speech to Speaker Ryan and House Republicans information provided by the Office of Congresswoman Robin Kelly WASHINGTON, DC (May 22, 2018) – Yesterday Congresswoman Robin Kelly, vice chair of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force, addressed Congressional inaction on gun violence during the Congressional Black Caucus Special Order Hour. “It’s sickening … Read more

Air Pollution Action Day Alert issued for Saturday, May 26

Conditions likely to continue through Memorial Day weekend information provided by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency CHICAGO, Ill. (May 25, 2018) – The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has issued an Air Pollution Action Day Alert for the Chicago Metropolitan area for Saturday, May 26. Today’s alert includes the counties of Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall, Grundy, … Read more

Walgreens honors veterans, active duty military and families

Memorial Day discount offered May 28 DEERFIELD, Ill. (May 21, 2018) – To honor the service and sacrifices of Americans who served in the armed forces, Walgreens is offering a Memorial Day 20-percent discount to all veterans, active duty military personnel, and their immediate family members, including the families of those who lost their lives … Read more

Career and Job Resource Fair scheduled for south suburbs

Saturday, June 9—thanks to partnership between South Suburban College, Calvary Baptist Church, and Prairie State College information provided by South Suburban College GLENWOOD, Ill. (May 23, 2018) – Calvary Baptist Church of Glenwood is partnering with South Suburban College (South Holland) and Prairie State College (Chicago Heights) to hold an event designed to provide south … Read more

Illinois joins ‘Border to Border’ effort to enforce seat belt laws

Multistate ‘Click It or Ticket’ operation underway through Memorial Day information provided by the Illinois Department of Transportation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 22, 2018) – The Illinois Department of Transportation and Illinois State Police are teaming with up more than 160 law enforcement agencies throughout the state in the national “Border to Border” mobilization, sending a … Read more

South Suburban College graduates Associate Degree Nurses

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (May 21, 2018) – South Suburban College recently honored the 2018 graduates of the college’s Associated Degree Nursing Program. The graduates received their nursing pins from faculty members Oluwakemi Adeyemi and LaDonn Dickens. Graduate Carl Engfer introduced the guest speaker, SSC alumna Michelle Warszalek, MS, RN. … Read more