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CHICAGO – Unsafe sleep is a leading cause of death for children one year old and younger, and while families are spending more time at home together, Illinois DCFS reminds parents of three simple steps they can take to ensure their infants are put to sleep safely. more
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) wants to remind local units of governments that while they still must pay prevailing wages for public works projects, a 2019 change in the law means they no longer need to adopt a prevailing wage ordinance or file it with IDOL. more
LAWRENCEVILLE — Testing in Lawrence County was limited in the first eight weeks of the coronavirus pandemic, but that all changed on May 19. more
MT. VERNON -- At the request of the local government, the State of Illinois has activated a pre-staged alternate housing facility in Jefferson County to meet the identified needs of COVID-19. Jefferson County authorities have indicated a recent spike in positive cases of COVID-19, including more than 17-cases linked to a long-term care facility, will require additional resources to help slow the spread of the virus. more
LAWRENCEVILLE — Lawrenceville businesses may be eligible for $25,000 from the Downstate Small Business Stabilization Program, according to Mayor Don Wagner. In all, the state is making $20 million … more
April 23, 2020 – Coty Kasinger and Bonnie Marie Barlow, both of Bridgeport. April 24, 2020 – Frank Arnold Licon III and Megan Leigh Love, both of Lawrenceville. Real estate … more
LAWRENCEVILLE — Elective surgeries have been on hold at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital for more than a month, but starting May 11, that will change. Due to a revision in coronavirus … more
SUMNER — Republic Services has launched “Committed to Serve,” a $20 million initiative to recognize its frontline employees in the field, their families and small business customers across the … more
LAWRENCEVILLE — A loser in the Second Judicial Circuit primary election on March 17 is challenging the results, and Lawrence County is one of six within the district where votes will be … more
The Robinson Area Food Pantry, the Palestine Community Food Bank, the Embarras River Basin Agency Inc., CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation and Effingham Catholic Charities are among the groups sharing more than $5.5 million distributed to nonprofit organizations across the state. more
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