Cook County announced a plan that will provide rental assistance and wraparound support services to residents returning from incarceration.
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Toni Preckwinkle. (Cook County Government) Cook County, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Illinois lawmakers took an important step toward protecting our residents by banning assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. These weapons were designed for the military and have no place in our communities. Assault weapons have resulted in devastating, unnecessary loss of life in[Read More…]
Two local students made the fall 2022 Dean’s List at Oliven Nazarene University, one from Park Forest, the other from University Park.
Congratulations to Imoni Kyle of University Pk, Ill., who was named to the McKendree University President’s List.
Illinois High School Equivalency Certificate Renamed in 2023 to Accurately Recognize Equal Value for Graduates
A new law in 2023 will remove a long-standing stigma for people that earn an Illinois High School Equivalency Certificate.
The Illinois State Legislature approved a measure to ban assault weapons. Gov. J.B. Pritzker, wasting no time, signed the bill immediately.
Illinois Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (IARF), serving people with disabilities and serious mental illnesses, praises IL funding.
South Suburban College (SSC) will commemorate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on January 16, 2023, at 10:00 am.
Registration is open for the spring 2023 semester at Prairie State College (PSC) with various options.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office released preliminary statistics for cases in 2022: homicides drop, opioid deaths increased.