Sente Encourages Students to Apply for Summer Legislative Internship Program March 30, 2015
Pioneer Press
State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, announced that her office is currently accepting applications for her legislative internship program. "With the end of the academic year rapidly approaching, it is time for students currently enrolled in high school or college to begin thinking about opportunities for the summer," Sente said.
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Sente, Residents Emphasize Importance of Healthy Communities at Advisory Meeting March 25, 2015
The NewsSun
State Rep. Carol Sente, D-Vernon Hills, met with her Health Care Citizens' Advisory Committee to provide a legislative update and brainstorm ideas to help local residents get access to quality care.. cComments z Got something to say? Start the conversation and be the first to comment. Add a commentí 0 "Our dialogue offered the unique opportunity to learn about health care from the perspective of patients, doctors, nurses and hospitals, as well as to learn more about the community health issues they would like to see addressed, such as prescription drug take back initiatives and stronger funding for mental health services," Sente said.
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Early voting has begun March 25, 2015
Daily Herald
arly voting for the April 7 election began Monday in Lake County and across Illinois. Early voting generally is allowed at township offices. Early voting hours at all locations are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mondays through Fridays, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Early voting ends April 4
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10th Dems internship March 22, 2015
Daily Herald
The Illinois Tenth Congressional District Democrats is accepting applications for its Summer 2015 Internship Program. The unpaid internship is designed for high school, college and graduate students. Assignments include staffing events and issue forums, door-to-door canvassing, working in campaign offices, and conducting research.
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Cook County seeks more poll workers March 19, 2015
Daily Herald
Cook County needs more poll workers to oversee elections April 7 in municipalities including Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines, Hoffman Estates, Mount Prospect, Rolling Meadows, Streamwood and Wheeling. Poll workers serve either as election judges or equipment managers. Election judges receive $175 for completing a 3-hour training session and working on Election Day.
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Let's keep Rob Nesvacil on Arlington Hts. park board March 09, 2015
Daily Herald
His experience as a board member will be critical as the board continues to seek ways to maintain the outstanding reputation of the Arlington Heights Park District. So, again, I support Rob Nesvacil's re-election to the Arlington Heights Park District Board of Commissioners.
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CLC candidates forum on Wednesday March 03, 2015
Daily Herald
The College of Lake County Student Government Association is sponsoring a candidate forum for the April 7 board of trustees election in District 532 on Wednesday, March 4, from noon to 1:30 p.m., in Room C005 on the Grayslake campus. The forum is open to the community and will provide voters the opportunity to meet the candidates and ask questions.
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Legislators pledge support for mental health center in Waukegan March 02, 2015
The NewsSun
On Monday, state Sen. Terry Link, state Rep. Rita Mayfield and Waukegan Mayor Wayne Motley gathered at the Kiley Center for a proactive forum calling attention to the state's budget crunch, which may leave mental health facilities struggling for funding.
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Trustee vacancy at Warren-Newport Public Library February 27, 2015
Lakeland Newspapers
Applications are being accepted to fill a vacancy for library trustee at the Warren-Newport Public Library District (WNPLD) in Gurnee following the Jan. 29 resignation of trustee Ravisankar Kondin, according to a news release. The board of trustees will hold interviews and make an appointment for the unexpired two-year term this June. Letters of interest are due March 30 at the WNPLD, 224 N. O'Plaine Road in Gurnee, the release stated.
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Illinois lawmakers push renewable energy proposal February 19, 2015
NorthWest Herald
The bill "sets Illinois energy policy" and calls for increasing state renewable energy standards to 35 percent by 2030, said State Rep. Elaine Nekritz. The current standard is 20 percent by 2025. The Democrat from Northbrook said the change will bring 32,000 jobs annually to Illinois after standards are implemented.
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