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NOTICE OF VACANCY TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES OF SCHOOLS

By Tony Largent / July 7, 2021 /

OFFICE: Trustee of Schools QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified elector/registered voter. RESIDENCY: Must be a resident of Lyons Township. However, no applicant shall reside within the same school district as a current Trustee. Thus, no applicant can reside in Willow Springs Elementary School District #108 or Lyons Elementary School District #103. (105 ILCS 5/5-3) ELIGIBILITY: No person shall…

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING SUMMIT PARK DISTRICT

By Tony Largent / July 1, 2021 /

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEARBY GIVEN THAT THE SUMMIT PARK DISTRICT, COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS WILL HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON THE 13TH DAY OF JULY 2021 AT 5:00 P.M. THE HEARING WILL BE HELD IN THE SPARK RECREATION CENTER, 5700 S. ARCHER ROAD, SUMMIT, ILLINOIS. THE PURPOSE OF THE HEARING WILL BE TO RECEIVE PUBLIC COMMENTS…

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Notice of Vacancy Summit Park District

By Tony Largent / July 1, 2021 /

Notice of Vacancy Summit Park District “Beginning on June 24, 2021, the Summit Park District Board of Commissioners is accepting applications from residents of the Park District who are interested in serving on the Park Board of Commissioners to fill one vacancy until that position is filled by the next statutorily held election. The Board…

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Village of Justice Treasurer’s Reporter

By Tony Largent / July 1, 2021 /
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Lien Notice

By Tony Largent / June 30, 2021 /

Notice is Hereby Given that on 8-14-21, a sale will be held at C.D.E. Collision Center, 1865 Busse Hwy., Des Plaines, IL, 60016, 847-824-1352 to sell the following articles to enforce a Lien Existing Under the laws of the State of Illinois against such articles for Hwy., Des Plaines, IL labor, services, skill or material…

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BEDFORD PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT ORDINANCE NO. 2021-01 PREVAILING WAGE RATE

By Tony Largent / June 23, 2021 /

BEDFORD PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT ORDINANCE NO. 2021-01 PREVAILING WAGE RATE WHEREAS, the State of Illinois has enacted “An Act regulating wages of laborers, mechanics and other workers employed in any public works by the State, county, city or any public body or any political subdivision or by any one under contract for public works,”…

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RESOLUTION 2021-13 A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF SURPLUS PUBLIC REAL ESTATE

By Tony Largent / June 23, 2021 /

RESOLUTION 2021-13 A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF SURPLUS PUBLIC REAL ESTATE WHEREAS, the Village of Justice is a municipal corporation duly formed and existing under the laws of the State of Illinois; WHEREAS, the Village of Justice owns a parcel of vacant real property, commonly known as 8916 W 86th Street, Justice Illinois (“Real…

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – McCOOK PARK DISTRICT

By Tony Largent / June 23, 2021 /

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – McCOOK PARK DISTRICT Notice is hereby given that a public hearing concerning the adoption of the proposed Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for the McCook Park District for the fiscal year beginning May 1, 2021 and ending April 30, 2022 will be held at 6:00 P.M. on July 13, 2021 in…

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Invitation for Proposals

By Tony Largent / June 23, 2021 /

Invitation for Proposals 7905 West 45th Street Lyons, Illinois The Village of Lyons is accepting proposals to purchase the property commonly known as 7905 West 45th Street, Lyons, Illinois. The property is vacant and currently zoned R-1. The approximate dimensions of the property are 33’ x 189’. Proposals are to be submitted on a form…

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INVITATION FOR BIDS VILLAGE OF McCOOK

By Tony Largent / June 23, 2021 /

INVITATION FOR BIDS VILLAGE OF McCOOK NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the President and Board of Trustees of the VILLAGE OF McCOOK, Cook County, Illinois, that sealed bids will be received for the following improvement: PY 2020 CDBG ADA SIDEWALK IMPROVEMENTS CDBG NO. 2006-095 The proposed improvement consists of P.C. concrete sidewalk removal and replacement,…

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Mallory Pugh, who has six goals in seven games, will miss three games for the Red Stars in July because she will be playing with the United States in a World Cup qualifier. Photo by Jeff Vorva

Pro Soccer Report: Red Stars will miss three big guns during World Cup qualifying

By Jeff Vorva Staff Writer Having world-class players on your team is a blessing. But during times like these, it can also be a curse. World-class players help NWSL teams win games. They also miss chunks of time during the season because of their commitments to playing in international competitions. For much of July, the……

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Stagg grad Laila Barakat leaves her mark on program

By Randy Whalen Correspondent Laila Barakat entered her freshman year of high school basketball with a plan. She left as one of the most accomplished and successful players in Stagg girls basketball history. “Coming in my freshman year, I knew what goals I wanted to achieve,” said Barakat, who was a four-year varsity player for……

Harper Noren of the Illinois Lightning Track Club shows her form in the long jump on June 25 at Shepard. Photo by Jeff Vorva

Area Sports Roundup: Lightning strikes at Shepard

By Jeff Vorva Staff Writer There was a lot of rain and a little bit of thunder at the Illinois Lightning Track and Field Club’s open track meet, which was held at Shepard on June 25. The meet was open to everyone, from children as young as 4 (one 3-year-old also participated) to adults. More……

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Fundraiser is Sunday for Pathlights

Tinley Park nonprofit One Less to Help One More is hosting a special community fundraiser for Pathlights in honor of June’s World Elder Abuse Awareness Month from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday, June 26, at Oberweis at 7202 W. 159th Street in Orland Park. For shoppers, 20% of your purchases will be donated……

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Incumbent Zalewski faces challenger for Dem nod in 21st District

By Steve Metsch Taking a break from the campaign trail – talking on a cell phone as he walked door to door – state Rep. Michael Zalewski (21st) said the choice facing Democratic voters on June 28 is simple. “I’ve said consistently that it’s the choice for voters between a record and a promise,” Zalewski……

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Update: Morrison, Gorman duking it out for county commissioner spot

By Jeff Vorva In what is one of the nastiest races around, Sean Morrison and Liz Gorman are duking it out for a commissioners’ spot on the Cook County Board. Gorman had the job in the 17th District from 2002-2015 but gave it up to work in the private sector. Morrison took over and had……

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World Wiffle Ball Championship returning to south suburbs

The 43rd World Wiffle Ball Championship is returning to Memorial Park in south suburban Midlothian on July 16-17. “We’re excited to gear up for this year’s Championship at Memorial Park in Midlothian. We can’t wait to see old and new Wifflers alike this summer come together to beat some plastic,” said Mike Baniak, Commissioner of……

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CAPITOL RECAP: Pritzker to call special session after Roe v. Wade overturned

CAPITOL RECAP: Pritzker to call special session after Roe v. Wade overturned

By CAPITOL NEWS ILLINOIS SPRINGFIELD – Gov. JB Pritzker will call a special session of the General Assembly in the coming weeks to focus on legislation to strengthen women’s access to abortion and other reproductive health services in Illinois. Pritzker made that announcement Friday, just hours after the U.S. Supreme Court released an opinion overturning…

6 Republicans vie to unseat Pritzker

6 Republicans vie to unseat Pritzker

By PETER HANCOCK & JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – Republican voters in Illinois will choose from six candidates to challenge incumbent Democratic Gov. JB Pritzker in the upcoming June 28 primary. The field includes a conservative farmer and state lawmakers who is the recent polling frontrunner, the mayor of Illinois’ second largest…

Candidate interview: Alexi Giannoulias looking to reclaim statewide office

Candidate interview: Alexi Giannoulias looking to reclaim statewide office

By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois [email protected] Illinois voters might know Alexi Giannoulias as the state’s treasurer from 2007 to 2011, or they might know him as the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate who lost to Republican Mark Kirk in 2010. He’s now looking to get back into public life as he runs for secretary…

Pritzker to call special session on reproductive rights

Pritzker to call special session on reproductive rights

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – Gov. JB Pritzker will call a special session of the General Assembly in the coming weeks to focus on legislation to strengthen women’s access to abortion and other reproductive health services in Illinois. Pritzker made that announcement Friday, just hours after the U.S. Supreme Court released…

Candidate interview: Anna Valencia running for secretary of state

Candidate interview: Anna Valencia running for secretary of state

By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois [email protected] This story is part of Capitol News Illinois’ coverage of the race for secretary of state ahead of the Tuesday, June 28 primary. We’re reaching out to the candidates this week to discuss their policy positions and plans for the office should they be elected. Chicago City Clerk…

Republicans see opening in secretary of state race

Republicans see opening in secretary of state race

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – For the first time in nearly a quarter century, there is an open race for the office of Illinois secretary of state as incumbent Democrat Jesse White prepares to retire, and Republicans hope that will give them an opportunity to pick up a statewide elected office.…

Candidate interview: Secretary of state hopeful David Moore

Candidate interview: Secretary of state hopeful David Moore

By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois [email protected] This story is part of Capitol News Illinois’ coverage of the race for secretary of state ahead of the Tuesday, June 28 primary. We’re reaching out to all of the candidates this week to discuss their policy positions and plans for the office should they be elected. Chicago…

Tom Cullerton sentenced to 1 year in prison for embezzlement

Tom Cullerton sentenced to 1 year in prison for embezzlement

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – A federal judge in Chicago handed down a one-year prison sentence Tuesday for a former state senator who once chaired the Senate Labor Committee. Tom Cullerton, a Villa Park Democrat, pleaded guilty earlier this year to one count of embezzlement for receiving salary and benefits from…

CAPITOL RECAP: State Supreme Court again declines to rule on FOID Act

CAPITOL RECAP: State Supreme Court again declines to rule on FOID Act

By CAPITOL NEWS ILLINOIS SPRINGFIELD – In a 4-3 decision with a blistering dissent from the Republican minority, the Illinois Supreme Court declined to rule on a question of whether Illinois Firearm Owners Identification Act is unconstitutional. It was the second time the case of the People v. Vivian Brown came before the court and…

State audit finds billions in unemployment fraud

State audit finds billions in unemployment fraud

By BETH HUNDSDORFER Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – A state audit released Thursday found nearly $2 billion in federal money intended to help unemployed Illinoisans during the pandemic was lost to fraudulent claims in Illinois. The Illinois Department of Employment Security blamed “insufficient and flawed federal guidance” and a lack of controls on a…

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