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Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Jacobs Celebrates National Hot Dog Day

Happy National Hot Dog Day! No matter how you prepare them, hot dogs are a summer food staple. Be sure to enjoy a hot dog today to celebrate. 🌭


Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Capitol Crimes Podcast Series – Betraying Faith

When Faith Colson was an Illinois high school student she was made to feel special by one of her teachers. He became a trusted adult to whom she could turn…


Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Jacobs Attends Westminster Bridge Dedication

MARION – State Rep. Paul Jacobs delivered remarks at Monday’s Westminster Bridge dedication in Marion. The bridge is adorned with a patriotic flag-themed barrier that will be lit up at…


Tuesday, July 16, 2024
Jacobs: Renew Your Professional License before September 30, 2024

POMONA – State Representative Paul Jacobs (R-Pomona) is reminding local residents with professional licenses issued by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) to start the renewal process…


Friday, July 12, 2024
Rep. Jacobs – Today is National French Fry Day!

Happy National French Fry Day! Whether you make your own at home or stop by your favorite restaurant, this day is a great reason to enjoy this salty snack. 🍟


Tuesday, July 9, 2024
Rep. Jacobs Celebrates National Ice Cream Month!

Happy National Ice Cream Month! First designated by President Ronald Reagan in 1984, this month is a celebration of this cold summer treat.


Monday, July 8, 2024
Illinoisan of the Day Nominations Now Being Accepted

The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is seeking 10 individuals to spotlight each day of the Illinois State Fair as an Illinoisan of the Day. The Illinoisan of the Day program…


Thursday, July 4, 2024
Happy Fourth of July – Celebrate American Independence!

Happy 4th of July! Since this day in 1776, America has been a beacon of freedom, liberty, and hope across the globe. Happy 248th Birthday America!


Wednesday, July 3, 2024
July is National Independent Retailer Month

This National Independent Retailer Month, show some appreciation for your favorite independent retailer! As a cornerstone in our economy, independent retailers contribute so much to their communities through employment, outreach,…


Wednesday, July 3, 2024
Rep. Jacobs Offers Fireworks Safety Tips on 4th of July Holiday Weekend

Safety is paramount when handling any fireworks-type devices, as they can cause serious eye injuries and burns if not used properly. Important safety tips include: Learn more about fireworks safety…