September 4, 2015

Honor American Workers

Labor Day, 2015   Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday in September, pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of the American worker.  Made a federal holiday in 1894, and September holiday in 1897, Labor Day honors […]
August 6, 2015

Is Your Child Going Away to College?

You Will Need Authorization to Talk to the Doctor in a Medical Emergency It’s August, and many parents are preparing to move their recent high school graduates to college campuses near and far. These college students […]
July 2, 2015

Don’t Blow it this July 4th!

HAVE A SAFE 4th of JULY! Fireworks are NOT legal in Illinois Most people lining up at the fireworks stores across the state line know that they can legally buy firecrackers, bottle rockets and roman candles […]
May 7, 2015

Don’t Fall for Phone Scams

The I.R.S. is Not Calling for $$$ Like many of you, I’ve received several phone calls at home from aggressive, foreign sounding men claiming to be Internal Revenue Service collection agents.  They claim that an error was discovered […]
January 1, 2015

15 New Illinois Laws for 2015

The new year will add hundreds of new laws to the books in Illinois.  Among the new laws, are 15 listed below, which may be of interest, anticipation, curiosity or concern to the residents of Illinois. For those wishing to […]