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Thursday, October 5, 2023
Senior Fair in Highland October 17 Hosted by Rep. Charlie Meier

State Representative Charlie Meier is hosting a Free Senior Citizen Fair on Tuesday, October 17 at the Highland VFW, located at 1900 VFW Road in Highland, IL from 9:00 a.m….

Wednesday, October 4, 2023
Need help paying your utility bill?

LIHEAP applications are open now for eligible families who need utility bill assistance. Need help with utility bills? LIHEAP applications open today for eligible families  Visit for eligibility information.

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Illinois is The Great Pumpkin State

Who doesn’t enjoy a big slice of pumpkin pie, or how about carving and decorating those pumpkins every October to celebrate Halloween? And where did those pumpkins come from? There’s…

Monday, October 2, 2023
Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Sadly, domestic violence is more common than people think. We can all do our part to encourage healthy, safe relationships this Domestic Violence Awareness Month by learning the warning signs…

Friday, September 29, 2023
Today We Celebrate National VFW Day

On this day in 1899, a group of 13 Spanish-America war veterans joined together to form what would become the nation’s largest and most dedicated group of combat veterans. Today…

Thursday, September 28, 2023
Rep. Meier Seeking Vendors for Oct. 17 Senior Fair

State Representative Charlie Meier is hosting a free Senior Fair on Tuesday, October 17 in Highland and is seeking potential vendors to participate by setting up a table at the…

Wednesday, September 27, 2023
National Women’s Health and Fitness Day

Two-thirds of women in the United States are caregivers who provide regular support to others, and caregivers are at a greater risk for poor physical and mental health. This National…

Monday, September 25, 2023
News Update

I have been busy making my way around the district talking with constituents and learning about issues that are important to our local communities. This past week I was able…

Sunday, September 24, 2023
Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day

On Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day we honor the families who have lost a loved one in service to our nation. Let us never forget the sacrifice of our…

Saturday, September 23, 2023
National Hunting and Fishing Day

Wishing a very happy National Hunting and Fishing Day to all the sportsmen and women across Illinois!