Civil Discourse And Respectful Debate – April 27 Skokie Public Library

The Illinois Humanities Council is sponsoring one of a discussion series “What’s Possible? Government and the Economy,” a conversation with experts who are thinking and writing about the relationship of economics and government to democracy and ideological segregation. This will take place on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the...
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School District 65 Voters Unseat Board President – the times they are a changing

School District 65 Voters have unseated incumbent Keith Terry, board president, in the school trustee race. I guess Superintendent Murphy needed his 5 year contract.,evanston-65election-040711-s1.article
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Michael Krasny, Skokie Native, makes Forbes Richest People List

Michael Krasny – founder of CDW Corporation, a Skokie native made the most recent Forbes list of richest people. For Skokie Patch article:
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Cook County & Niles Township – Property Tax Appeals Seminar

Cook County and Niles Township Offer Property Tax Appeals Seminar on March 14 The seminar begins at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Civic Center at 6140 Dempster Street, Morton Grove. Sponsored by Larry Suffredin, Cook County Commissioner for the 13th District, and Scott Bagnall, Niles Township Assessor.
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State Employees in Skokie Picketing for Parking

No they aren’t walking the picket line in Wisconsin where the governor is attempting to bust the public unions. They are picketing about more important matters. They are protesting the rising cost of parking. “We’re already bombarded with so much work and so many demands. It’s never enough.” say one state employee. (the 200...
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100 students Watch Live Sex Demo in Sexuality Class

You can’t make news like this up. 100 students watched live sex at a Northwestern University human sexuality class. “I feel it represented extremely poor judgment on the part of our faculty member” says Northwestern President Morton Schapiro. Somehow we don’t think the professor has heard the last of this. For more see:
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District 69 firing 30 People

District 69: Budget cuts to result in loss of 30 positions You would think that that Union would accept some salary reductions to keep everyone working. Read the story:,morton-grove-skokie69rif-030411-s1.article
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College Student Political Internship

The Illinois Campaign for Political Reform is a non-partisan public interest group that conducts research and advocates reforms to promote public participation in government, address the role of money in politics and encourage integrity, accountability, and transparency in government Want to learn about IL politics, government this summer? ICPR is now taking applications for the...
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Tuesday, April 5 Elections

Early voting for the Tuesday, April 5, 2011 Election starts Monday, March 14, 2011 and ends on March 31, 2011. Offices up for election include: District 65 School Board District 68 School Board District 69 School Board District 73.5 School Board Skokie Public Library Trustee Skokie Park District, Park Commission
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BGA Citizen Watchdog Training

BGA Citizen Watchdog Training Two Free Sessions: Wednesday, Feb. 23 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 2 – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. WHERE: Joliet Junior College 1215 Houbolt Road, Room 2002 Joliet, Ill. 60431 The BGA’s Volunteer Citizen Watchdog Training is a free program that empowers citizens to examine government and...
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