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  1. Article number 1 - Governor Quinn Visits Chicago Chocolate Business as Illinois Comeback Continues
  2. Article number 2 - The last, full measure...
  3. Article number 3 - Public Briefing on Ebola Preparedness in Illinois
  4. Article number 4 - October is "Safe to Sleep" Month
  5. Article number 5 - Governor Quinn’s Administration to Announce “Governor’s Awards for Excellence” on October 10
  •  Governor Quinn Visits Chicago Chocolate Business as Illinois Comeback Continues

    Governor Quinn Visits Chicago Chocolate Business as Illinois Comeback Continues

    CHICAGO – As Illinois’ unemployment rate continued falling to its lowest point in more than six years, Governor Pat Quinn today visited Vosges Haut-Chocolat in Chicago to discuss the state’s ongoing economic comeback. In September, Illinois’ unemployment rate dropped for the seventh consecutive month, from 6.7 to 6.6 percent, the lowest level since June 2008. Today’s event is part of the Governor’s agenda to create jobs and drive Illinois’ economy forward.

  •  The last, full measure...

    The last, full measure...

    This one-act play, about Lincoln's final hours, is a powerful and moving piece of theater.

    Written by Illinois author Ken Bradbury and featuring Richard "Fritz" Klein as President Lincoln.

    Each evening will include a musical performance:
    Thursday:  The Four Sopranos
    Friday:  Ben Bedford
    Saturday:  The Four Sopranos
    Sunday:  1st Illinois Volunteer Regimental Band

  •  Public Briefing on Ebola Preparedness in Illinois

    Public Briefing on Ebola Preparedness in Illinois

    CHICAGO – Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck, joined by local health department, hospital, health care and emergency response officials, will hold a media briefing on Friday, October 17, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. to provide the latest information on Ebola preparedness efforts in Illinois.

  •  October is "Safe to Sleep" Month

    October is "Safe to Sleep" Month

    Reduce the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and Other Sleep-Related Causes of Infant Death

    Make sure everyone who cares for your baby knows the ways to reduce the risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death. Remember: Babies sleep safest on their backs, and every sleep time counts!

    Information for Parents and Caregivers

  •  Governor Quinn’s Administration to Announce “Governor’s Awards for Excellence” on October 10

    Governor Quinn’s Administration to Announce “Governor’s Awards for Excellence” on October 10

    CHICAGO - Governor Pat Quinn’s administration will unveil the winners of the “2014 Governor’s Awards for Excellence” in the fields of art, education and community health at his annual Latino Heritage Month Reception, Friday, October 10, 6:00 p.m., at the National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th St, Chicago.