On Aug. 25, 2017, Vanessa Morales Lopez and Samael Morales purchased a home at 3132 Prairie Ave., Brookfield from Glazik (trust), Michael A. Glazik (trustee) and Loretta Ann Glazik (trustee) for $275,000.
On Aug. 25, 2017, Nancy and Kari Remkus purchased a property at 4237 Blanchan Ave., Brookfield from Alice J. Murphy (trustee), Martin Dale Murphy (trustee), Murphy (trust) and Ann Francene Fabris (trustee) for $279,000.
On Aug. 24, 2017, Prola J Hernandez Pedrazia and Edgar Antunez Ortiz purchased a three bedroom, one bathroom home at 3109 Sunnyside Ave., Brookfield from Dimitri Lespinasse and Mary Ann Gonzales-Lespinasse for $240,000.
Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) defended the work and compromise that went into the state's public school funding bill before its House passage on Aug. 28. Some of his Republican colleagues didn't agree that the results lived up to expectations.
Anyone interested in becoming a tax professional is being invited to free training from the Abacus Tax School, according to a posting on the Illinois Valley Area Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development.
Education funding reform in Illinois was a hard-fought battle that paid off by bringing a more equitable system to schools across the state, Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Morris) said during Senate debate on Tuesday.
Athletes in Action tracks players with ties to communities within the Illinois Valley Times coverage area as they compete at the collegiate level. The following football players will compete during the week of Sept. 3 to Sept. 9.