• McCarter’s senate week in review

    by  • May 3, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Public pension reform, is it fair to all?  More gambling for Illinois , is it good or bad?  These are two of the big issues and pending questions of the week considered by state lawmakers, according to State Sen. Kyle McCarter .  The Illinois House sent back to the Senate a pension reform proposal...

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    April one of wettest on IL record

    by  • May 3, 2013 • 0 Comments

    If April showers lead to May flowers, things should really be blooming in Illinois this year. In a news release, Illinois State Climatologist Jim Angel says the state received 6.90 inches of rain this past April — making the month the fourth wettest April on record in Illinois. The total was 3.13 inches above...

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