Action plan to protect your municipality and county

 Contact your Mayor, Village Trustees, Aldermen, and ask them to support an ordinance to prohibit a marijuana dispensary and marijuana businesses.  Sample ordinance Talk with churches/pastoral associations, local law enforcement, doctors, counselors, fire chief and emergency personnel, teachers, school administrators, activists, and others in the community and ask them to … Continue reading

Implement Voluntary Self Exclusion for Problem Gamblers in Illinois

Sign a petition to give problem gamblers in Illinois the option to voluntarily self-exclude from non-casino slots. Taken from the change.org petition to the Illinois Gaming Board: Problem gamblers are left at a loss with the explosion of non -casino Slots. Slot machines are referred to as “Electronic Morphine” and … Continue reading

How to Talk with Your Son or Daughter about Vaping

The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids has compiled a guide for parents about how to talk to their children about vaping. Visit the Partnership for Drug-Free Kid’s website to view the guide or download the guide here: What-You-Need-to-Know-and-How-to-Talk-to-Your-Kids-About-Vaping-Guide-Partnership-for-Drug-Free-Kids

Daily Marijuana Use And Highly Potent Weed Linked To Psychosis

Weed use is taking off as more states move to legalize it. And with all the buzz over medical marijuana, it’s starting to gain an aura of healthfulness. But there are some serious health risks associated with frequent use. One of the more troubling ones is the risk of having … Continue reading

Internet Sports Gambling Becomes Law

SB 690 – Massive Expansion of Gambling Casinos Chicago casino with 4,000 gambling positions – revenue split equally between the City, State, and owner New casinos in Waukegan, Danville, Rockford, South suburbs of Chicago, Walker’s Bluff Winery Slot machines at O’Hare and Midway Airports, using some of Chicago’s 4,000 positions … Continue reading