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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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Edly-Allen Advances Bill Adding Protection for Victims of Revenge Porn

From the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release May 30, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Refusing to back down to attempts by Springfield politicians to sideline her efforts to enact new protections for victims of revenge porn, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, passed landmark reforms out of the House on Thursday cracking down […]
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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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Edly-Allen Sponsors Legislation to Help Protect Foster Children in State Care

From the Office of State Representative Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release May 10, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, is sponsoring legislation aimed at gaining additional insight as to how the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) can better serve Illinois’ youth in care. “There is nothing more important than the […]
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Edly-Allen Legislation Adds Protections for Victims of Revenge Porn

Press release from the Office of State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release May 2, 2019 LIBERTYVILLE, Ill. – State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, is sponsoring new legislation to better protect victims of revenge porn. “Disseminating, sharing or posting private images of someone without their consent is an egregious violation of privacy,” said Edly-Allen. “The […]
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Edly-Allen Meets with Local Police Chiefs About Opioid Crisis and Safety

Press release from the Office of State Rep. Mary Edly-Allen For immediate release May 1, 2019 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Continuing her efforts to fight against the ongoing opioid crisis, state Rep. Mary Edly-Allen, D-Libertyville, met with local police chiefs to brainstorm ways she can help protect the community and keep families in the 51st district […]
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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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