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Gov. Pritzker Announces 23 Key Appointments

Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointments in his administration: WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION Deborah Baker will serve on the Workers’ Compensation Commission.* Baker was previously Assistant Deputy Chief Legal Counsel and Ethics... Read More.

Delivering on Key Equity Goal, Pritzker Administration Awards $31.5 Million in First Ever Restore, Reinvest, and Renew Program Grants to Organizations Across the State

Historic R3 program awards grants to organizations in communities hit hardest by gun violence, unemployment, and criminal justice system overuse CHICAGO— Using revenue from adult-use cannabis sales, the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA) today announced 80 grants totaling $31.5 million to organizations... Read More.

Kiwanis and Key Club goes to Brownsville

The Carmi Kiwanis Club joined by members of the CWCHS Key Club entertained students and staff of Brownsville School for the annual Christmas program.  Prior to the program, the school graciously hosted the Kiwanis and... Read More.

Preparation is Key: ‘Winter Weather – Get it Together’

As bitter cold creeps into Illinois, the state’s frontline weather responders remind motorists that preparation can help take the bite out of winter this season. The Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois State Police and the Illinois Tollway encourage motorists to prepare for wintry driving... Read More.