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Bill to allow for dissolution of certain Illinois townships

Billy Kobin, Reporter

April 6, 2017

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, Politics

Illinois residents would be able to vote on local government consolidation and township dissolution under a bill passed in the Illinois House of Representatives last month. State representatives voted March 29 overwhelmingly...

U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, state Rep. Robyn Gabel hold onto seats

Nora Shelly and Ben Winck

November 9, 2016

Filed under City, Election 2016, Local, National, Politics

U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) and Illinois Rep. Robyn Gabel (D-Evanston) were both re-elected by large margins Tuesday night. Gabel and Schakowsky celebrated their victory’s at Tommy Nevin’s Pub, 1450 Sherman Ave. Schakow...