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    Salem Chamber hosting Obamacare seminar

    by  • September 24, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    The greater Salem Chamber of Commerce is hosting an Affordable Health Care Act, also called Obamacare, seminar at 1:30 Thursday afternoon at the Bryan Bennett Library on south Maple in Salem. Salem Township Hospital President Stephanie Hilton-Siebert has invited Keith Krohe, president of Crossroads Consulting & Brokerage, along with David Shellenberg, of Elias, Meginnes,...

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    State releases some ACA insurance rates

    by  • September 24, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    It’s time to get ready to shop for health insurance for many Illinois residents. President Barack Obama’s health law requires nearly everyone to have insurance starting in 2014, and a new online marketplace is set to open Oct. 1 to make shopping for insurance easier. The build-up to next week’s launch in Illinois has...

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    ISP publishing list of approved concealed-carry instructors

    by  • September 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Illinois state police have begun publishing a registry of approved concealed-carry firearms training instructors. In July, Illinois became the last state in the nation to approve a law allowing the public possession of firearms. Anyone who wants to apply for a concealed-carry license must successfully complete 16 hours of training from an instructor approved...

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    New DCFS campaign targets abuse and neglect

    by  • September 23, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services is launching a new statewide campaign aimed at stopping child abuse and neglect. The “You are not Alone” campaign lets children know that help is available at DCFS’ child abuse hotline. The department is asking all regional school superintendents and private school organizations to partner in...

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