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Friday, January 18, 2019
The Illinois Environmental Council (IEC) awarded state Rep. Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) its "100% Environmental Voting Record Award" for 2018.
Former Chicago Bears star Gary Fencik is set to headline the University of St. Francis's 42nd annual Brown & Gold Night, on Dec. 6 in the Pat Sullivan Center, as guest speaker.
Robert Morris University-Illinois men’s soccer star Max Never has been named to the NAIA District 2 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District Soccer Team.
Describing her campaign as one about “reclaiming your voice,” Republican state House hopeful Alyssia Benford recently posted to Facebook to thank supporters for standing with her in her 98th House District run.
Even in victory Tuesday, re-elected state Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) said it felt like his work had only just begun.
Running backs Keenan Hailey and Nick Iannantone headline a list of eight Joliet Catholic football players recently named to the East Suburban Catholic Conference All-Conference team.
State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) wants voters to consider the direction of the state over four decades in deciding how to cast their votes Tuesday.
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) minces few words in voicing his strong opposition to any idea of additional tax increases for the state.
Rick Laib says it is imperative that voters are honest with themselves, as they prepare to cast their ballots Tuesday.
Former Lincoln-Way Central soccer star Ned Grabavoy was recently back where it all began in his illustrious career.
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) insists one thing has become abundantly clear in the face of all the dysfunction and uncertainty in Springfield.
The Joliet Township girls’ golf team recently walked away as SPC Conference champs, earning the school its first district title.
Patty Smith laments how lawmakers in Springfield have lost touch with reality when it comes to connecting with the people they represent.
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) is calling on 97th House District opponent Mica Freeman to do what he insists should be a no-brainer for every lawmaker in Springfield.
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) sees all the politics House Speaker Mike Madigan regularly engages in as being driven by his hunger for power.
Providence Catholic has named Lee Rucinski new head boys volleyball coach.
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) worries that House Speaker Mike Madigan’s reach might be on the verge of growing longer.
The Plainfield High School Athletic Hall of Fame recently enshrined three new members as part of its 20th class.
Laurie McPhillips, who is running to replace retiring Nancy Schultz Voots as Will County clerk in the upcoming election, is pained by Illinois’ shrinking population.
Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) wants House Speaker Mike Madigan to know he’s ready to meet in Springfield to pass legislation Madigan seems to want voters to think he supports.