Joan McCarthy Lasonde, the Republican candidate running for the state's 9th District U.S. House seat, has plenty to say about her opponent, U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, especially her recent instigation of the House sit-in after the Orlando shootings.
In a loss for the redistricting efforts in Illinois and for Gov. Bruce Rauner, Cook County Circuit Judge Diane Larsen ruled that the Independent Maps amendment ballot measure does not meet the conditions set forth in the Illinois Constitution to be put on the Nov. 8 ballot.
If Elgin residents hear the sound of jackhammers over the summer, they can be assured that the Spring Street Parking Deck concrete repair project, planned for late July through August, is most likely well underway.
Utility company Nicor Gas, serving gas delivery needs for much of the North Cook area, is upgrading service lines throughout the month of July for approximately 300 Wheeling customers whose service lines consist of copper.
In the first phase of a several-step process, the Glenview School District 34’s board of education recently agreed to work with School Exec Connect, a nationwide search firm specializing in public school personnel placement.
The City of Park Ridge needs two commissioners — one for each of the Community Health and Planning and Zoning Commissions — and has extended its application deadline for the positions until Aug. 7 to widen the field.