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Thursday, April 26th, 2018
Gas Tax Hikes Won’t Solve Transportation Funding Problems

As opposed to cutting expenses and rooting out waste, Springfield once again discusses another tax on the already burdened citizens of Illinois to “solve” a funding issue.  This time it’s gas…

Thursday, March 29th, 2018
April 21st Pet Adoption Fair Cancelled

The Pet Adoption Fair that was scheduled for Saturday, April 21, has been cancelled. We are rescheduling for later this year and will let you know the new date as…

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
REMINDER: July Flood Victims may Qualify for Income Tax Credit
Monday, March 5th, 2018
Skillicorn praises colleagues who ‘hustled up the Hancock’

Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) gave a shout out Tuesday on the House floor to all Hustle Up the Hancock participants. Skillicorn used his point of personal privilege to acknowledge…

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
Kane County Touch-A-Tractor

Join the Kane County Farm Bureau for their 13th annual Touch-A-Tractor event. This family friendly event will feature new and antique tractors and farm equipment, as well as raffles and…

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
Watch the 2018 Illinois Budget Address

Tomorrow at noon, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner will deliver his annual Budget Address. The address will provide a blueprint to the General Assembly of how the Governor would like to…

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
Real Options to File Your Taxes for Free

Before you pick a “free” tax filing software, make sure you know which options will actually be free for you. The IRS provides an easy to use tool to help…

Monday, February 5th, 2018
Protect Yourself From Tax Season Scams

Whether scam artists use your information to file tax returns in hopes of getting your refund or pose as IRS agents and threaten legal action if payments aren’t immediately made…

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Watch the 2018 State of the State Address

Today at noon, Governor Rauner will deliver his State of the State Address.You can watch it live online, Click Here.

Thursday, January 25th, 2018
Downtown Chicago and the North Shore Prospers While the Rest of Illinois Struggles to Get By

The map below shows in stark contrast that other than the most prosperous areas in downtown Chicago and the North Shore, Illinoisans are struggling to make ends meet. With so…