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Income Tax Filing Begins

Both the Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) and the federal Internal Revenue Service (IRS) begin accepting 2018 individual income tax filings on January 28. Illinois

Winter preparedness

With the recent severe winter weather and the potential for more snow this weekend, the American Red Cross is sharing some helpful tips on winter

New laws going into effect Jan. 1

Notable Legislation 72-hour Waiting Period (SB 3256/PA 100- 0606): Creates a 72-hour waiting period on all firearms, not just handguns. The bill also eliminates the

Happy 200th Birthday, Illinois!

On Dec. 3, 1818, Illinois became the 21st state in the union.  The Illinois Bicentennial has been celebrated with a yearlong celebration of what has

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