Early voting could be problematic for gubernatorial candidate

With early voting started this week, what impact will it have on one candidate who is working to recover the trust of some voters?

“Kari’s Law” implemented nationwide

State Senator Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (Shorewood) is pleased to see nation-wide implementation of “Kari’s Law,” a measure she introduced in the Illinois Senate in 2014.

Pritzker promises to regain voter trust

After the recent release of FBI wiretap recordings that paint a less-than-flattering portrayal of him, billionaire gubernatorial candidate, J. B. Pritzker, said he vows to work toward regaining voter trust ahead of next month’s primary election.

Sec. of State closed for Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, Presidents’ Day

All Secretary of State offices and facilities regularly open Monday through Friday will be closed Monday, Feb. 12 and 19, while facilities with operating days of Tuesday through Saturday will be closed on Saturday, Feb. 10 and 17, in observance ...

2018 Illinois tax filing season begins Monday, January 29th

IDOR fraud efforts resulted in over $31 million in savings in 2017

Multi-State Salmonella Cluster

Illness associated with sprouts served at Jimmy John’s

ComEd assistance available to help customers with winter bills

Winter's colder temperatures have arrived and ComEd is reminding customers that help may be available for those who have fallen behind on their energy bills. As of January 2, 2018, CARE is accepting applications for Residential Special Hardship (RSH) and ...

Nicor Gas passes tax reduction savings to customers

Nicor Gas plans to file testimony with the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) seeking approval to pass along tax reduction savings to its 2.2 million natural gas customers in Illinois.

Nicor offers tips to stay warm, save money this winter

Nicor Gas is always looking for new ways to reduce costs and drive efficiencies to save money for its customers. Energy efficiency tools and resources give our customers more control over their energy consumption and bill.

Black creativity kicks off 2018 at Museum of Science and Industry

Annual program focuses on innovation, honors legacy of African-American innovators.

Museum of Science and Industry free days in January, February

The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) is offering FREE Museum Entry to Illinois residents on select dates each week in January and February, starting January 8, 2018.

Celebrate the New Year with 10 Free Flowering Trees

Foundation Residents in your state can ring in the New Year with 10 free flowering trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January 2018.

Cold weather tips to prevent frozen pipes

Illinois American Water reminds homeowners of steps to take to prevent water damage from frozen and burst pipes.

Wedding showcase is Jan. 6

Naper Settlement’s annual Wedding Showcase opens its doors to newly engaged couples looking to meet a variety of wedding professionals to help make their special day one to remember.

Secretary of State offices closed for New Year’s Day

All offices and Driver Services facilities open Monday to Friday will be closed on Monday, January 1st, while facilities open Tuesday to Saturday will be closed Saturday, December 30th, in observance of New Year’s Day.