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Tuesday, January 30, 2024
Rep. Haas Celebrates IBHE Grants for Olivet Nazarene University

KANKAKEE- Following the announcement of the recipients for this year’s Independent Colleges Capital Investment Grant Program, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) released the following statement: “I am delighted that Olivet…

Tuesday, January 30, 2024
On This Day in Illinois History: Richard J Oglesby Inaugurated for 3rd Term

On this day in 1885, Richard J Oglesby was inaugurated as Illinois Governor for the third time. Improving access to mental healthcare and expanding state run hospitals were some of…

Monday, January 29, 2024
Rep. Haas Celebrates OSLAD Grants in District 79

KANKAKEE- Following the announcement of the 2024 Open Space Land Acquisition and Development (OSLAD) grant recipients, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) released the following statement:  “I am thrilled to hear…

Sunday, January 28, 2024
Global Community Engagement Day

Global Community Engagement Day encourages organizations, individuals, and businesses to better engage with their community. Take some time today to learn about how you can become more active in your…

Sunday, January 28, 2024
Data Privacy Day

Data Privacy Day is a global day aimed at bringing awareness to the ways in which we can safeguard our data and privacy online. Some best practices for online privacy…

Saturday, January 27, 2024
Holocaust Remembrance Day

This Holocaust Remembrance Day acts as a solemn reminder of the dangers of antisemitism and hatred. Now more than ever we must honor the lives of those lost in the…

Friday, January 26, 2024
Rep. Haas Celebrates 150th Anniversary of Village of Monee

Earlier this week, I attended a Village of Monee board meeting where I had the honor of presenting them with House Resolution 553, which congratulates the village on their 150th…

Friday, January 26, 2024
National Spouses Day

Happy National Spouses Day to my incredible husband! Be sure to show your spouse some appreciation today for all that they do.

Thursday, January 25, 2024
More Changes to “Skip-The-Line” Program

There are more changes coming to the Illinois Secretary of State’s “Skip-The-Line” program. Click here for more information.

Thursday, January 25, 2024
Rep. Haas Recognizes Frankie’s Pizzeria for January Local Business Spotlight

KANKAKEE – For her January 2024 local business spotlight, State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) recognizes Frankie’s Pizzeria in Monee. Rep. Haas spent time touring the business and presented the owners…