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Then-U.S. Rep. Mark Kirk co-sponsored a commemorative coin bill to help build a disabled veterans’ memorial. (Brendan Hoffman, Chicago Tribune / May 28, 2012)

Sen. Kirk co-sponsored bills helping onetime girlfriend’s clients

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk was a leading sponsor of congressional legislation that has meant $5.3 million for two clients of his onetime girlfriend, and he … Read more ›

Glenview trustees to discuss electrical aggregation at June 5 workshop

Glenview officials could decide June 5 whether they wish to pursue an alternative electricity supplier for village residents The Village Board will convene at 6:30 … Read more ›

Kimberly Vertolli, the former wife of Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL), poses for a portrait in her home on Saturday, April 28, 2012 in Alexandria, VA. (Brendan Hoffman/For the Chicago Tribune)

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk’s ex-wife files FEC complaint about campaign payments to his girlfriend

Soon after Mark Kirk’s ex-wife announced she would no longer support his 2010 run for the U.S. Senate, he brought her onto his campaign team, … Read more ›

From the community

Tenth Dems Offers Summer Internships

Highland Park, IL. – The Tenth Congressional District Democrats (“Tenth Dems”) is now accepting applications for its Summer Internship Program. Internships are available to high … Read more ›

Todd Hileman (Village of Glenview)

Glenview leader gets top honor for cost-saving program

A statewide municipal government association has given Glenview Village Manager Todd Hileman its award for outstanding village manager. The Illinois Association of Municipal Assistants awarded … Read more ›

Glenview officials will dedicate a plaque May 19 at 106 Park Drive to commemorate the home's landmark designation. (File photo)

Plaque to be dedicated at historic Glenview home

Glenview officials on Saturday will dedicate a plaque to commemorate the village’s first home to be designated a local historic landmark. Laurie Weber, who owns … Read more ›

Brenda Troutman of Arlington Heights casts her ballot as teacher Mlle. Baptiste calls out, "a voté."
From the community

Students of French Institute elect Sarkosky!

WINNETKA, Ill. (May 7, 2007) — Although French citizens have elected François Hollande as their new President, students at the French Institute and parents of … Read more ›

Palatine councilman, new Cook GOP leader, looks at new strategy

The work of any suburban trustee or council member rotates between high profile issues, such as tax increases, to the mundane, whether to allow a building … Read more ›

Glenview officials OK tax incentive for local corporation

Glenview Village Board members voted last week to support a Cook County tax incentive pursued by Anixter Real Estate Inc., which is eying a property … Read more ›

Dist. 34 board approves $1.8M budget cuts, new administrator

The Glenview Public School District Board of Education Monday approved $1.8 million in budget cuts officials say will help reduce future deficits. Approval comes after … Read more ›