News for Cary IL - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Cary Illinois. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/cary-il News for Cary IL - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/cary-il https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 01 Feb 2023 09:48:40 -0600 Don Tracy: To Defeat Joe Biden in 2024, Ronna McDaniel is the Best Person to Lead the RNC The RNC Winter Meeting just concluded in Southern California. The final and most important agenda matter was the election of the RNC Chair. There https://www.americantowns.com/news/don-tracy-to-defeat-joe-biden-in-2024-ronna-mcdaniel-is-the-best-person-to-lead-the-rnc-31528003-carbondale-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/don-tracy-to-defeat-joe-biden-in-2024-ronna-mcdaniel-is-the-best-person-to-lead-the-rnc-31528003-carbondale-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Pritzker Announces Fourteen Appointments to Boards and Commissions Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointments in his administration https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-fourteen-appointments-to-boards-and-commissions-31527538-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-fourteen-appointments-to-boards-and-commissions-31527538-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Illinois State Fair Announces Grammy Award Winning Artist Maren Morris Will Headline Illinois Lottery Grandstand Springfield, IL – The Illinois State Fair is proud to announce Grammy winning, Platinum-certified and CMA award-winning artist Maren Morris https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-state-fair-announces-grammy-award-winning-artist-maren-morris-will-headline-illinois-lottery-grandstand-31527554-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-state-fair-announces-grammy-award-winning-artist-maren-morris-will-headline-illinois-lottery-grandstand-31527554-springfield-il.html Arts and Entertainment Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Construction Begins at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Campus Funding supports renovations for Altgeld and Illini Hall Champaign – Governor JB Pritzker on Jan 30th, announced construction will begin on https://www.americantowns.com/news/construction-begins-at-university-of-illinois-urbanachampaign-campus-31527557-champaign-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/construction-begins-at-university-of-illinois-urbanachampaign-campus-31527557-champaign-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Deadline Nears for State and Local Government 2022 Injury and Illness Electronic Submission SPRINGFIELD – Certain state and local government establishments are required to electronically submit 2022 summary data about work-related https://www.americantowns.com/news/deadline-nears-for-state-and-local-government-2022-injury-and-illness-electronic-submission-31527562-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/deadline-nears-for-state-and-local-government-2022-injury-and-illness-electronic-submission-31527562-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Durbin, Duckworth, Davis Announce $7.2 Million for Illinois State Board of Education And Chicago Public Schools For Student Mental Health Services WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), and U.S. Representative Danny Davis (D-IL-07) https://www.americantowns.com/news/durbin-duckworth-davis-announce-72-million-for-illinois-state-board-of-education-and-chicago-public-schools-for-student-mental-health-services-31527927-belleville-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/durbin-duckworth-davis-announce-72-million-for-illinois-state-board-of-education-and-chicago-public-schools-for-student-mental-health-services-31527927-belleville-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Pritzker Announces $15 Million Preservation Investment at Historic Old State Capitol in Springfield Site will be closed to public while work is underway Springfield – The Old State Capitol State Historic Site in Springfield is receiving long https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-15-million-preservation-investment-at-historic-old-state-capitol-in-springfield-31526848-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-15-million-preservation-investment-at-historic-old-state-capitol-in-springfield-31526848-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Pritzker Takes Bill Action - January 27, 2023 On Jan 27, 2023, Governor JB Pritzker took the following bill action: Bill Number: HB 4412 Description: Sets statewide renewable energy project https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-takes-bill-action-january-27-2023-31526851-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-takes-bill-action-january-27-2023-31526851-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 IDHR Releases Public Safety and Fair Housing Guidebook with UIC Law School Fair Housing Legal Support Center and Clinic The Guidebook helps local governments, public officials, housing providers and others explore best practices CHICAGO – On Jan 30th, the https://www.americantowns.com/news/idhr-releases-public-safety-and-fair-housing-guidebook-with-uic-law-school-fair-housing-legal-support-center-and-clinic-31526889-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/idhr-releases-public-safety-and-fair-housing-guidebook-with-uic-law-school-fair-housing-legal-support-center-and-clinic-31526889-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Pritzker Celebrates Opening of New Student Center at College of Lake County in Waukegan The 63,000 square foot facility boasts classrooms, laboratory space, a library, and more WAUKEGAN — Governor JB Pritzker along with local and https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-celebrates-opening-of-new-student-center-at-college-of-lake-county-in-waukegan-31526896-waukegan-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-celebrates-opening-of-new-student-center-at-college-of-lake-county-in-waukegan-31526896-waukegan-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Dorothy Abreu to Step Down as Tollway Chair CHICAGO — Governor JB Pritzker accepted the resignation of Tollway Chair Dorothy Abreu, as she leaves to focus on her health challenges. https://www.americantowns.com/news/dorothy-abreu-to-step-down-as-tollway-chair-31526898-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/dorothy-abreu-to-step-down-as-tollway-chair-31526898-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Duckworth, Durbin Announce Over $850 Million in Federal Investments to Improve Transit for Illinoisans [WASHINGTON, D.C.] – U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) today announced that Illinois will benefit from significant https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-durbin-announce-over-850-million-in-federal-investments-to-improve-transit-for-illinoisans-31527071-carpentersville-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-durbin-announce-over-850-million-in-federal-investments-to-improve-transit-for-illinoisans-31527071-carpentersville-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Duckworth Joins Senator Markey, Representative Bush in Letter to Biden Administration Recommending an Environmental Justice Scorecard [WASHINGTON, D.C.]—Today, U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Chair of the U.S. Senate’s Environmental Justice Caucus, joined U.S. https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-duckworth-joins-senator-markey-representative-bush-in-letter-to-biden-administration-recommending-an-environmental-justice-scorecard-31527075-carol-stream-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-duckworth-joins-senator-markey-representative-bush-in-letter-to-biden-administration-recommending-an-environmental-justice-scorecard-31527075-carol-stream-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Duckworth Leads Colleagues in Urging FDA to Act Swiftly to Reduce High Levels of Toxic Heavy Metals in Baby Foods [WASHINGTON, D.C.] —  After the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued draft guidance to reduce levels of lead in baby food earlier this https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-leads-colleagues-in-urging-fda-to-act-swiftly-to-reduce-high-levels-of-toxic-heavy-metals-in-baby-foods-31527078-aurora-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-leads-colleagues-in-urging-fda-to-act-swiftly-to-reduce-high-levels-of-toxic-heavy-metals-in-baby-foods-31527078-aurora-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Duckworth, Durbin Join Casey, Dingell in Introducing Bill to Provide Historic, Permanent Investment in Home Care for Seniors and People with Disabilities [WASHINGTON, D.C.] – U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) joined U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-durbin-join-casey-dingell-in-introducing-bill-to-provide-historic-permanent-investment-in-home-care-for-seniors-and-people-with-disabilities-31527081-glen-ellyn-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-durbin-join-casey-dingell-in-introducing-bill-to-provide-historic-permanent-investment-in-home-care-for-seniors-and-people-with-disabilities-31527081-glen-ellyn-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600