Annual Conference of the American Council on Alcohol & Addiction Problems

Everyone is invited to the annual conference of the American Council on Alcohol & Addiction Problems (ACAAP) on Tuesday, September 20 from 9:00 AM – 3:00.  $25 registration includes lunch.  2016 Registration Form and additional information.  Hear prominent experts speak on alcohol & other drug policy issues; “How-to” workshops and seminars; reports … Continue reading

IS DAILY FANTASY SPORTS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL LAW AND MOST STATE LAWS?

In this Op-ed Prof. John Kindt writes: Virtually a nonentity in 2012, by 2015 Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) was the largest advertiser in the United States. But by the end of 2015, DFS was the subject of investigations by the U.S. Attorney Offices in New York, Boston, and Tampa. Other criminal … Continue reading

2016 Poster Contest Winners Announced

All Illinois students in grades 6-12 were invited to participate in the 2016 Alcohol Awareness Poster Contest.  Winners were announced April 20, 2016.  Pictured above are two of the poster contest winners, Emme Neumann and Alexandra Bradley of Our Savior’s Lutheran in Springfield, IL.

Geneseo churches victorious over video gambling

Geneseo, IL – Video gambling machines won’t be found in Geneseo bars or gas stations. At the Tuesday, Sept. 22 committee of the whole meeting, aldermen voted against forwarding a proposal to allow video gaming to the October city council meeting.  As a result of the vote’s failure, Geneseo’s current … Continue reading