Monday, August 21, 2023
National Senior Citizens Day

In 1988, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed August 21 as a day to recognize the older adults in our lives and honor senior citizens across our nation. From the proclamation: “For…

Saturday, August 19, 2023
Call 2-1-1 Dupage!

Do you ever need help but aren’t exactly sure where to go? Then 2-1-1 DuPage is the resource for you. The new helpline for the county can help residents find…

Thursday, August 17, 2023
National Nonprofit Day

Thank you to the nonprofits that serve our communities across the state! The dedication of those who work and volunteer for these organizations is unmatched and their advocacy makes Illinois…

Monday, August 14, 2023
Rep. Grant Co-Sponsors Bills for Affordable Insulin and EpiPen Costs

Wheaton, IL – Addressing the concern of rising insulin prices that have impacted many Illinois families, State Representative Amy Grant (R-Wheaton) has co-sponsored legislation ensuring more affordable access to insulin. Recently signed…

Monday, August 14, 2023
India Day Celebration

I was honored to present a certificate to the Indian Community Outreach Organization for their work enhancing the relationship between the Indian Community and the State of Illinois. Last night’s…

Sunday, August 13, 2023
Amy Grant visits Halal Fest

Naperville, IL – I recently celebrated the vibrant Halal Fest, organized by the Illinois Muslim Chamber of Commerce. The event showcased the Muslim world’s rich diversity with attendees enjoying halal…

Tuesday, August 8, 2023
Tips for Back to School

As summer draws to a close and children start heading back to school, family life can get pretty hectic. It’s important to remember – and share with your children –…

Monday, August 7, 2023
Purple Heart Day – August 7th

On August 7th in 1782, George Washington proudly established the Badge for Military Merit which would later be known as the Purple Heart. The shape and color of the Badge inspired…

Thursday, August 3, 2023
Hearts of Grace

Another great evening in the books. This time with Hearts of Grace supporting their mission to help women who are victims of assault, abuse and violence. These women are a…

Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Sweet Corn Appreciation Day!

Whether it’s grilled, steamed, boiled, or roasted, we love sweet corn in Illinois. Shout out to Illinois’ official state vegetable on this Sweet Corn Appreciation Day!