Tenth News

Sign up and get our free monthly newsletter delivered to your inbox.


In case you missed this special evening (or even if you attended!) …

2017 Literary Edition

Friends,

Our 7th Annual Poetry and Prose Contest Awards Night was a special evening–area high school students read their original works on the theme of Service, and they were joined at the microphone by some of the professional writers who judged the contest. These young writers were amazing! See for yourself–this special edition of Tenth News has all 12 award-winning poems, essays, and stories, as well as a photo album from the event.

There’s a good chance you’ll be moved by the talent and sensitivity of the young students from North Chicago, Waukegan, and Zion who participated in this year’s contest.

Enjoy!

Barbara Altman,
Editor, Tenth News

Election wrap-up

April 2017 newsletter image

Tenth Dems April Newsletter

Please follow the link to view our April newsletter as a pdf file:

1705_nl

In this issue of Tenth News:

Meet State Representative Laura Fine (17th District)

Congress Watch: The GOP’s War on the Environment

Post-Election Thank You from Moraine Township Democratic Slate   

Democrats Turn Vernon Township Blue!

We Must Work Harder

West Deerfield Dems Score Historic Sweep

Pre-Election Let’s Talk Politics in Deerfield Builds Enthusiasm for Local Candidates

 

Meet State Representative Laura Fine (17th District)

By Mark DeBofsky

Our series on elected officials from the area in and around the 10th Congressional District continues this month as we learn more about 17th District State Representative Laura Fine.

 

Congress Watch: The GOP’s War on the Environment

By Dr. Laurence D. Schiller

While 10th District Congressman works to preserve our planet, President Trump and his enablers in Congress have been launching an attack on the environment through executive orders and legislation aimed at rescission of environmental regulations and weakening the EPA.

 

Post-Election Thank You from Moraine Township Democratic Slate

The Democrats recently elected to Moraine Township offices thank their constituents and reaffirm their promise to continue to provide outstanding services without increasing taxes.   

 

Democrats Turn Vernon Township Blue!

By Mark Rosenberg, M.D.

A slate of political newcomers ousted the entrenched Republicans in Vernon Township.

 

We Must Work Harder

By John Idleburg

Not all Democrats running for local office around the 10th Congressional District were victorious in the April 4 elections. We must work harder.

 

West Deerfield Dems Score Historic Sweep

Following the April 4 elections, for the very first time, West Deerfield Township will be led entirely by Democrats.

 

Pre-Election Let’s Talk Politics in Deerfield Builds Enthusiasm for Local Candidates

By Laurence D. Schiller

The Deerfield Public Library was the setting for the March 27 session of Let’s Talk Politics.  The discussion was lively and far-ranging, and attendees met some of the Democrats running on April 4.

 

 

Tenth News Special Election Edition – Polls are OPEN

Tenth Dems Special Election Edition

17Election_nl

Please follow this link to view our Election 2017 newsletter as a pdf file. In this issue of Tenth News::

Voter Information for the April 4th Elections

Get Out and Vote! It all Starts with Local Elections

Meet the Democratic Candidates in West Deerfield Township

Meet the Democratic Candidates in Vernon Township

Meet the Democratic Candidates in Warren Township

Meet the Democratic Candidates in Moraine Township

John Idleburg for Zion Township Supervisor