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Rep. Edly-Allen Hosting Coffee Event

State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen of Libertyville is hosting a drop-in coffee from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, July 20, at the Starbucks, 159 Buckley Road, in Libertyville. Rep. Edly-Allen wants to hear from constituents about how to keep Illinois moving forward. She believes these informal meetings help her better understand the community’s priorities. All residents […]
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Edly-Allen Highlights Reforms, Responsible Budgeting

Edly-Allen Highlights Government Reforms, Responsible Budgeting in First Legislative Session June 1, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – In her first legislative session, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, demonstrated her commitment to working families and supporting a stronger middle class. Edly-Allen supported a balanced, bipartisan budget that controls spending, meets the state’s full pension obligation, pays down […]
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Mobile Office Hours Announced for July

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – Continuing the success of last month’s mobile office hours, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, is announcing her schedule for July mobile office hours throughout the 51st District. “My staff and I are continually striving to make our office accessible to every part of the district. With the success of our June mobile […]
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Mobile Office Hours Set for Barrington, Lake Zurich

Continuing her efforts to stay accessible and transparent to all 51st District communities, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, has launched a series of mobile office hours throughout June. She has held mobile office hours already this month at Fremont Public Library in Mundelein and Cook Memorial Public Library in Libertyville. The next sessions are: Thursday, […]
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Rep. Edly-Allen Hosts Q&A Session in Mundelein

Rep. Edly-Allen addressed a variety of issues at Mary on the Matters, a public forum June 8 at Fremont Public Library in Mundelein. “You’re my constituents, and we’re here to come up with solutions,” she told the gathering. The question-and-answer format included discussions on gun safety, the state budget, taxes, and legalization of marijuana, among […]
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Ribbon-cutting ceremony with large sign celebrating 70-year anniversary of Libertyville Manor.

Mary Edly-Allen Celebrates Libertyville Manor’s Anniversary

State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen joined other local officials celebrating Libertyville Manor’s 70th anniversary of service to the community on April 18. The public celebration included a ribbon-cutting ceremony, guided tours, intergenerational activities, and refreshments. Libertyville Manor offers assisted living, skilled care, and physical therapy. Libertyville Manor was opened by the Stokovich family in 1949 at […]
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Rep. Edly-Allen Meets Environmentalists

Rep. Edly-Allen welcomed community members and Illinois Environmental Council Legislative Director Colleen Smith to the Libertyville Civic Center on April 25. Discussion focused on current environmental legislation and local priorities for future green jobs, sustainability, and conservation initiatives.
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Legislators help women pursuing a return to education with scholarships

The Conference of Women Legislators, a bipartisan, bicameral, nonprofit organization of women legislators in the Illinois General Assembly, announce their 2019-2020 Scholarship Award Program. It created the scholarship program as part of its mission to promote economic independence, community service and leadership development. Rep. Kathleen Willis, the chairwoman of the scholarship committee, announces that scholarships […]
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Edly-Allen Passes First Bill; Strengthens Discussion on Career Opportunities for Students

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – A measure lead by state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, to strengthen discussions school college and career counselors have with students regarding post-secondary options passed out of the Illinois House of Representatives with widespread bipartisan support on Wednesday. “As a former educator and mother, I know the important role school counselors play in […]
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