Friday, September 29, 2023
Happy VFW Day!

On this day in 1899, a group of 13 Spanish-America war veterans joined together to form what would become the nation’s largest and most dedicated group of combat veterans. Today…

Friday, September 29, 2023
Illinois is The Great Pumpkin State

Who doesn’t enjoy a big slice of pumpkin pie, or how about carving and decorating those pumpkins every October to celebrate Halloween? And where did those pumpkins come from? There’s…

Thursday, September 28, 2023
Professional Licensure Law Outdated and Stifles Job Growth

The professional licensure system in Illinois is antiquated and outdated, and as a result industry professionals from nurses to barbers to roofers can experience wait periods of three to nine…

Saturday, September 23, 2023
Seat Check Saturday

Every year, on average, more than a third of all kids under 13 killed in car crashes are not properly buckled up or in a car seat. Take time this…

Friday, September 22, 2023
Senator Lewis and Representative Grant to Host Unclaimed Property Day on September 27 in Carol Stream

Carol Stream, Illinois— State Senator Seth Lewis (R-Bartlett) and State Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) are partnering with the Illinois Treasurer’s Office to connect Illinoisans with more than $3.5 billion in…

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Quote of the Day

“Humor is the universal solvent against the abrasive elements of life” – Fmr. Senator Alan Simpson

Monday, September 18, 2023
Wheaton Multi-Cultural Festival

Celebrated our community at the Wheaton Multi-Cultural Festival this weekend. Always great to enjoy moments like this with the people who make our community so special!

Sunday, September 17, 2023
A Successful Blood Drive

Another successful blood drive in the books Thanks to @versitibloodcenterofillinois for coming out! #dupage #wheaton

Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Rep. Grant’s September Blood Drive

State Representative Amy Grant is hosting of a blood drive event this Friday, September 15th, from 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM at the representative’s office in Wheaton (416 E. Roosevelt…

Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Senior Fair Recap

I had a great Senior Fair with State Senator Seth Lewis this morning. It’s always great to offer much needed information and resources to the Senior community in the 47th…