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Tuesday, January 9, 2024
Thank you law enforcement!

Monday, January 1, 2024
Happy New Year!

Monday, January 1, 2024
New laws taking effect in 2024

In 2024, Illinoisans will see more than 300 new laws take effect. Here are few notable new laws.


Thursday, December 28, 2023
Honoring our Pledge of Allegiance

Pledge of Allegiance Day commemorates the day that our pledge was adopted by Congress in 1945. First published in 1892, our pledge honors our nation’s values of freedom and liberty.


Friday, December 22, 2023
Merry Christmas!

Thursday, December 21, 2023
Monday is National Pumpkin Pie Day

Monday isn’t just Christmas, it is also National Pumpkin Pie Day, a day to enjoy our Illinois state pie!


Wednesday, December 20, 2023
How to Prepare your Home for Winter

Living in Illinois means homeowners have to always be prepared for changes in the weather. The climate encapsulates all four seasons in Illinois, and staying ahead of the game can save…


Saturday, December 16, 2023
Saturday is Wreaths Across America Day

Wreaths Across America Day remembers the fallen and honors those who have served in the United States military. Today, volunteers across America will lay wreaths on the headstones of those…


Friday, December 15, 2023
Today is Bill of Rights Day

On December 15th, 1791, the United States of America ratified the Bill of Rights, which included the first 10 amendments in the U.S. Constitution. These amendments are the bedrock of…


Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Happy birthday National Guard

Happy birthday to the U.S. National Guard! Established in 1636, the National Guard is the oldest military organization in the United States. Thank you to all of the men and…