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Sep 30 2014 - 11:30am

Timothy Schneider speaks at City Club of Chicago

Timothy Schneider, the chairman of the Illinois Republican Party, speaks at City Club of Chicago on Sept. 30, 2014. Reception begins at 11:30; luncheon is at noon. Click here for tickets.

Sep 21 2014 - 12:00pm

Puppy mill march

CHICAGO — Puppy mill opponents hold march down Michigan Ave. Noon, starting at 401 N. Michigan Ave. Contact: Marcy Manning, 847-398-1388.

Sep 19 2014 - 9:00am

Metra Board of Directors meeting

LIBERTYVILLE — Metra Board of Directors meeting, 9 a.m. Lake County Central Permit Facility, 500 W. Winchester Road, second floor. Contact: 312-322-6966.

Sep 18 2014 - 12:00pm

Jeb Bush headlines Bruce Rauner fundraiser

CHICAGO — Republican Illinois gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner and GOP lieutenant governor nominee Evelyn Sanguinetti host former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush for a fundraiser luncheon. 12 p.m. Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave. Contact: 312-583-0704, ext 105.

Sep 18 2014 - 8:30am

Hiring Our Heroes job fair

CHICAGO — Hiring Our Heroes job fair, 8:30 a.m. Hyatt Regency, 151 E. Wacker Drive. Contact: Greg Rivara with Illinois Department of Employment Security, 312-793-9633; Ryan Yantis with Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs, 312-814-0778.

Sep 15 2014 - 5:30pm

Anti-violence rally

CHICAGO — Chicago Alderman Ray Suarez holds anti-violence rally, 5:30 p.m. Falconer Elementary School, 3020 N. Lamon. Contact: 773-276-9100.

Sep 15 2014 - 12:00pm

Barbara Byrd-Bennett speaks to City Club

CHICAGO — Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett speaks to City Club. 12 p.m. Maggiano's Banquets, 111 W. Grand Ave. Contact: 312-565-6500.

Sep 13 2014 - 10:30am

Alderman Bob Fioretti announcement

CHICAGO — Alderman Bob Fioretti to make a political announcement. 10:30 a.m. Wabash YMCA, 3763 S. Wabash Ave. Contact:

Sep 12 2014 - 9:15am

Attorney General Lisa Madigan speaks in Naperville

 NAPERVILLE — Attorney General Lisa Madigan delivers keynote address at conference for senior citizens. 9:15 a.m., Naperville Municipal Centre, 400 S. Eagle St. Contact: Julie Smith, 630-305-5450 or

Sep 12 2014 - 8:30am

Regional Transportation Authority meeting

CHICAGO — Regional Transportation Authority meeting. 8:30 a.m. 175 W. Jackson Blvd, Suite 1650. Contact: Susan Massel, RTA Director of Communications and Public Affairs, 312-913-3256.