News

  • Perk or not a Perk, that is the question

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    It was announced on August 26th that the Governor had signed a bill eliminating pensions for County Board Members across the state. This is such a shame. This pension system receives NO money from the state, and is FULLY FUNDED, unlike the pensions of the groups who voted to eliminate it. The new law requires […]

  • Take Back the Night Save the DATE! October 13th, 2016

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    Citizens Against Abuse is hosting it Annual TAKE BACK THE NIGHT EVENT.  This year’s topic is Relationship ABC’s – Health vs Unhealthy and will include a panel discussion.  It is held at the Levy Center located at 251 Canterbury Lane in Bolingbrook, and runs from 5:30-8pm. It will include a march to bring attention to the violence […]

  • Will County Health Department News

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        In other health news the number of Zika Virus cases in Florida continue to rise.  Congress still hasn’t agreed on a funding bill.           Also in this months news Walgreens announces safe medication disposal kiosk program.  Over 45 kiosks will be rolled out this year in Illinois drugstores.

  • It’s Back!

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    Some of you might recall voting in past years at the Village Hall, but since the mayor and clerk are not funding this, our great Bolingbrook Library has signed on to be an early voting site. The schedule below was posted on the Clerks website for Fountaindale and of course you can always request to […]

  • Will County Executive Walsh Delivers 2016 State of the County address

    JOLIET – Thursday August 18th- Will County Executive Larry Walsh delivered his 11th annual State of County address during the monthly County Board meeting. In his remarks, Walsh credited the continued success of the county to working together towards common goals. “We continue to see numerous positive attributes that we can be proud of throughout […]

  • A Young Man with a Vision

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    I met Andy Wang after receiving a request for a donation to help send him to the Young Democrats High School Leadership Academy.  Below is his reflection on the trip.  I am glad I was able to help with a contribution to assist him afford the program.   Looking back a week later, the Young Democrats […]

  • End of Summer Blast!

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    A copy of our report filed with the State Board of Elections and the Will County Clerk, it is (or will be) available for purchase from the State Board of Elections, Springfield, Illinois and from the Will County Clerk, 302 N. Chicago St. , Joliet, IL 60432   Get your ticket here, or pay at […]