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Monday, October 16, 2023
National School Bus Safety Week

Nearly every day, millions of children across the United States line up to ride the bus to school. The school bus is one of the safest modes of transportation, but…

Friday, October 13, 2023
Rep. Ozinga Hosts Blood Drive

MOKENA- State Representative Tim Ozinga (R-Mokena) is inviting constituents to participate in a Blood Drive on October 26th. The event will take place at his district office located at 11019…

Wednesday, October 11, 2023
Illinois State Fair History

The first Illinois State Fair was held in Springfield 170 years ago today on October 11, 1853. Over the years, the State Fair has hosted fantastic grandstand acts, fun-filled parades,…

Monday, October 9, 2023
Celebrating Columbus Day

Columbus Day commemorates the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Americas in 1492. Wishing all a happy Columbus Day.

Friday, October 6, 2023
National Manufacturing Day

Happy National Manufacturing Day! Illinois’ manufacturing industry alone supports roughly $580 billion in annual economic impact driving investment, opportunity, and innovation across the state. Thank you to our manufacturers for…

Monday, October 2, 2023
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Sadly, domestic violence is more common than people think. We can all do our part to encourage healthy, safe relationships this Domestic Violence Awareness Month by learning the warning signs…

Friday, September 29, 2023
Legislative Updates from Rep. Ozinga

Blood Drive – October 26th Looking for an easy way to give back to your community this fall? Blood drives are an easy way to help save the lives of…

Friday, September 29, 2023
Rep. Ozinga Honors Townline Surveying for September Local Business Highlight

MOKENA- For his September 2023 local business highlight, State Representative Tim Ozinga (R-Mokena) chose to highlight Townline Surveying, PLLC in Mokena. Rep. Ozinga spent time touring the business and presented…

Thursday, September 28, 2023
Lincoln History

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum recently received a rare donation, an original image of Abraham Lincoln with a fascinating backstory. Learn more about it here.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023
National Women’s Health and Fitness Day

Two-thirds of women in the United States are caregivers who provide regular support to others, and caregivers are at a greater risk for poor physical and mental health. This National…