Employers no longer can ask for past salary information

Change in state law will prohibit requesting wage or salary history information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (August 14, 2019) – Governor JB Pritzker has signed into law an amendment to the Illinois Equal Pay Act that bans employers and employment agencies from asking about applicants’ past wage and compensation histories … Read more

Agenda: Planning and Zoning Board meeting – 8/14/19

All residents are welcome to attend Planning and Zoning Board meetings. The Planning and Zoning Board meets as needed, and per the Open Meetings Act they publish an agenda to notify the public of items that are up for discussion. Meetings typically begin at 6:30pm on Wednesdays at the Municipal Court Complex (Lansing Police Department), … Read more

Tickets available for ‘Understanding Trauma in the Workplace’ conference at South Suburban College

Thursday, August 29, 7:30am–12:00pm information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (August 1, 2019) – The Business & Career Institute (BCI) of South Suburban College will host a half-day conference titled “Understanding Trauma in the Workplace” on Thursday, August 29, from 7:30am–12:00pm, with a catered breakfast. The conference will be held in the … Read more

Homewood Chick-fil-A accepting job applications

by Melanie Jongsma HOMEWOOD, Ill. (July 25, 2019) – The new Chick-fil-A restaurant at 17450 Halsted Street in Homewood is now accepting applications for team members. The restaurant offers flexible hours, leadership scholarship opportunities, competitive wages, and direct access to the owner/operator. In addition, Chick-fil-A is closed on Sundays. Interested applicants should visit: https://chick-fil-a-homewood.apply-now.us Chick-fil-A … Read more

Congresswoman Kelly introduces Women and Minority Equity Investment Act

Legislation seeks to provide Shark Tank exemption to allow women and minority-owned businesses to grow information provided by the Office of the Congresswoman WASHINGTON, DC (July 23, 2019) – On July 9, Congresswoman Robin Kelly introduced the Women and Minority Equity Investment Act (H.R. 3633); the legislation will make a commonsense tweak to existing Small … Read more

Cook County Assessor’s Office seeks applicants for five managerial valuation positions

information provided by the Cook County Assessor’s Office CHICAGO, Ill. (July 18, 2019) – Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi announced that his office is seeking qualified applicants for five managerial positions in its valuations division. Two managers of commercial valuations, two mangers of residential valuations, and a manger of special properties positions were posted on … Read more