Cook County could lose $87 million in federal funding because of its attempt to increase revenue through the recently imposed 1-cent-per-ounce beverage tax, Rep. Steve Reick (R-Woodstock) posted recently on his www.steve463.com website.
Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) wants his Kane County constituents to remember that the deadline to file a property assessment complaint is Aug. 24 for Dundee Township residents and Sept. 5 for Elgin and Rutland township residents, according to his website.
Lake in the Hills residents are being invited to safely and smartly destroy sensitive documents at a free paper shredding event hosted by Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 12, according to Skillicorn's website.
Seniors in the Woodstock area recently learned about the services offered to them by various groups while attending a free senior health fair run by Rep. Steve Reick (R-Woodstock), according to a press release.
McHenry County residents affected by recent flooding benefited from a two-day multi-agency resource center (MARC) set up by the Department of Insurance (DOI) and other state agencies, according to press release.
The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce is inviting area businesswomen to come to this month’s Women Empowering Women meeting, which will focus on “Work-Life Balance in an Unbalanced World,” according to the chamber’s website.
The biggest music of the 70s and 80s will return to Crystal Lake when LAVA Rock appears at the Raue Center for the Arts for the “Legends of Rock” show at 7:30 p.m. on Aug 10, according to a press release.
Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) is reaching out to residents affected by flooding along the Fox and Des Plaines rivers, urging them to call his office if they need help, according to a press release.
Illinois’ average personal income growth since the Great Recession is tied with Nevada for the worst in the country, according to data from the Pew Charitable Trusts recently published on the Illinois Policy Institute website.
Former Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller’s corporate credit card was used to buy tickets to Disneyland in 2012, according to information revealed in a Freedom of Information Act request filed with the township government.
The Lakewood Board of Trustees has voted to eliminate a 2-year-old tax increment financing (TIF) district, making good on the vow that swept village board President Paul Serwatka into office as a write-in candidate in April.