DPW Asks Residents and Businesses to Conserve Water on Monday Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The new water tower in Park Forest will go online Monday. Residents might encounter some water service inconveniences. The Department of Public Works (DPW) published an alert to residents Friday. Beginning around 8:00 a.m., a village contractor[Read More…]
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Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra Announces 2023/24 Season
Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Stilian Kirov, is proud to announce its 2023/24 season of seven concerts.
South Holland Master Chorale’s Longtime Sign Interpreter Steps Down
Without singing a note, Gloria Goss-Harris enhanced musical performances by South Holland Master Chorale for much of the past two decades.
Justice Department Finds Civil Rights Violations by the Louisville Metro Police Department and Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government
Washington, D.C.-(ENEWSPF)- Following a comprehensive investigation, the Justice Department announced today that the Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD) and the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government (Louisville Metro) engage in a pattern or practice of conduct that violates the U.S. Constitution and federal law. The Department also announced that it has entered[Read More…]
Simon Wiesenthal Center, IARSS Partner to Promote Intolerance Education through Essay Contest
Springfield, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Basic human rights are threatened every day by hatred and intolerance. The internet, social media and constant connectivity through smartphones and similar devices make us more vulnerable than we realize to these threats, especially children. These are two powerful reasons why the Simon Wiesenthal Center, through its innovative[Read More…]
IL House Judiciary Criminal Committee Advances Bill to Protect Children Testifying in Abuse Cases
Dieterich, IL-(ENEWSPF)- A downstate legislator is the primary sponsor of a bill to make remote testimony for victims under 13 years of age the standard practice in alleged abuse cases. The Illinois House Judiciary Criminal Committee advanced the legislation by State Rep. Adam Niemerg (R-Dietrich). House Bill 2607 establishes a[Read More…]
Veterans: Cook County Partners with Rebuilding Together to Repair Your Homes
The $1.25 million program will improve at least 30 veteran-owned homes over two years Cook County, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle announced the call for applications for the County’s Department of Veterans Affairs home repair program. The county has a partnership with Rebuilding Together Metro Chicago. Cook County[Read More…]
School Districts Shine in Black History Performing Arts Showcase
The Black History Performing Arts Showcase, a collaborative effort between a number of local school districts.
Governors State University’s Dance Company Will “RISE UP” to Social Injustice Through Dance
Join the Governors State University (GSU) Dance Company as they dance for social justice in their upcoming production: RISE UP! Truth to Power.
Princess Offord Named to UM Fall 2022 Dean’s Honor Roll
Princess Offord, of University Park, IL, was named to the University of Mississippi’s Fall 2022 Honor Roll lists.