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Schneider gives legislative update to area chambers

by Peter Kaspari, Contributing Editor News, Local Government

U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider gave a legislative update in Lake Forest on Friday, Nov. 8 at the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce’s Multi-Chamber Luncheon.

The Democrat from Deerfield, who represents Illinois’ 10th...

Community offers resources to help immigrant residents

by Sam Rakestraw, Freelance Reporter News, Local Government

U.S data shows Highwood with a population of around 5.38 thousand, about 2.58 thousand are of Latino descent; making up about 47.9 percent, according to datausa.io. Highwood has always remained one of the most concentrated areas for...

Rep. Schneider, community representatives discuss 2020 census

by Sam Rakestraw, Freelance Reporter News, Local Government

The United States has taken a census every 10 years since 1790. With 2020 two months away, Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Highwood mayor Charles Pecaro held a briefing at the library on the matter with the objective of...