News for Danville IL - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Danville 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/danville-il News for Danville IL - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/danville-il https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 07 Dec 2022 20:42:56 -0600 Trinity Lutheran School Teacher Receives Grant from Western Governors University       Mindy Ohlmiller, a kindergarten teacher at Trinity Lutheran School in Danville, has received a $1,162 grant through Western https://www.americantowns.com/news/trinity-lutheran-school-teacher-receives-grant-from-western-governors-university-31379223-danville-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/trinity-lutheran-school-teacher-receives-grant-from-western-governors-university-31379223-danville-il.html Schools and Libraries Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 State of Illinois to Receive More than $350 Million in Federal Funding to Support Small Businesses Illinois eligible to receive up to $354.6 million from the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) to https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-of-illinois-to-receive-more-than-350-million-in-federal-funding-to-support-small-businesses-31501271-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/state-of-illinois-to-receive-more-than-350-million-in-federal-funding-to-support-small-businesses-31501271-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 The Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs Announces Partnership with the National Veterans Legal Services Program Chicago, IL - On Dec 7th, the Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs (IDVA) announced a new partnership with the National Veterans Legal Services https://www.americantowns.com/news/the-illinois-department-of-veterans-affairs-announces-partnership-with-the-national-veterans-legal-services-program-31501280-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/the-illinois-department-of-veterans-affairs-announces-partnership-with-the-national-veterans-legal-services-program-31501280-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 IDOT Invites Public, Stakeholders To Webinar On Upcoming Disparity Study SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation is inviting the public to participate in a webinar on the upcoming disparity study to https://www.americantowns.com/news/idot-invites-public-stakeholders-to-webinar-on-upcoming-disparity-study-31501281-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/idot-invites-public-stakeholders-to-webinar-on-upcoming-disparity-study-31501281-springfield-il.html Clubs and Organizations Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Honoring Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person or entities covered by the Illinois Flag https://www.americantowns.com/news/honoring-pearl-harbor-remembrance-day-31500496-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/honoring-pearl-harbor-remembrance-day-31500496-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Illinois Office of Tourism Celebrates Tourism Industry Achievements with Excellence in Tourism Awards CHICAGO -The 2022 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism kicked off Monday, https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-office-of-tourism-celebrates-tourism-industry-31500537-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/illinois-office-of-tourism-celebrates-tourism-industry-31500537-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Pritzker Signs SAFE-T Act Amendment Trailer Bill Clarifies, Strengthens Original Bill as Transition to Cashless Bail Approaches CHICAGO – Governor Pritzker on Dec 6th, https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-signs-safet-act-amendment-31500547-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-signs-safet-act-amendment-31500547-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Senate Confirms Judge Doris Pryor to the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today released the following statement after https://www.americantowns.com/news/senate-confirms-judge-doris-pryor-to-the-seventh-circuit-court-of-appeals-31500739-schaumburg-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senate-confirms-judge-doris-pryor-to-the-seventh-circuit-court-of-appeals-31500739-schaumburg-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 White Crane Wellness Center Wins Governor’s Engaging Aging Award CHICAGO – White Crane Wellness Center is the recipient of a 2022 Governor’s Engaging Aging Award, presented annually to up to 13 community https://www.americantowns.com/news/white-crane-wellness-center-wins-governors-engaging-aging-award-31499865-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/white-crane-wellness-center-wins-governors-engaging-aging-award-31499865-chicago-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 DoIT Celebrates Computer Science Education Week: December 5-11, 2022 Computer Science Education Week is recognized December 5-11 SPRINGFIELD – In honor of Computer Science (CS) Education Week, the Illinois https://www.americantowns.com/news/doit-celebrates-computer-science-education-week-december-511-2022-31499892-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/doit-celebrates-computer-science-education-week-december-511-2022-31499892-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Duckworth Joins Cortez Masto and Colleagues in Introducing Legislation to Help Americans Access Reproductive Care [WASHINGTON, D.C.] – U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) joined U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and seven of their colleagues in https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-joins-cortez-masto-and-colleagues-in-introducing-legislation-to-help-americans-access-reproductive-care-31500077-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/duckworth-joins-cortez-masto-and-colleagues-in-introducing-legislation-to-help-americans-access-reproductive-care-31500077-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Durbin Statement on Sinema-Tillis Immigration Deal WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL), Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee and author of the Dream Act, https://www.americantowns.com/news/durbin-statement-on-sinematillis-immigration-deal-31500747-evanston-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/durbin-statement-on-sinematillis-immigration-deal-31500747-evanston-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Congressman Krishnamoorthi Calls On Members Of Congress And Americans Of All Parties To Denounce Former President Trump's Effort To Terminate The Constitution To Overturn The 2020 Election ATLANTA, GA – On Saturday, former President Donald Trump posted on his Truth Social platform regarding his efforts to overturn the 2020 https://www.americantowns.com/news/congressman-krishnamoorthi-calls-on-members-of-congress-and-americans-of-all-parties-to-denounce-former-president-trumps-effort-to-terminate-the-constitution-to-overturn-the-2020-election-31499733-peoria-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/congressman-krishnamoorthi-calls-on-members-of-congress-and-americans-of-all-parties-to-denounce-former-president-trumps-effort-to-terminate-the-constitution-to-overturn-the-2020-election-31499733-peoria-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 IDPH Reports 63 Illinois Counties are at Elevated COVID-19 Community Levels Illinoisans urged to Get Fully Vaccinated for COVID-19 & Flu; Stay Home and Seek Treatment Immediately if you are Sick; State Reports 20,495 New https://www.americantowns.com/news/idph-reports-63-illinois-counties-are-at-elevated-covid19-community-levels-31498931-chicago-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/idph-reports-63-illinois-counties-are-at-elevated-covid19-community-levels-31498931-chicago-il.html Health and Fitness Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Pritzker Announces Six 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-six-appointments-to-boards-and-commissions-31498947-springfield-il.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-pritzker-announces-six-appointments-to-boards-and-commissions-31498947-springfield-il.html Government and Politics Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600