Orland Hills Veterans Breakfast

  • Speaking about legislation in Springfield impacting veterans
  • With Mayor Hastings
  • Speaking to the Orland Hills Veterans Breakfast attendees
  • With an Army veteran exchanging out booth camp experiences

  Last weekend, I joined Mayor Kyle Hastings and spoke to my fellow Vets at the Veterans Pancake Breakfast during the Orland Hills Party in the Park Celebration. I met WWII Veteran and spoke to a woman who met Ike right around the liberation of Paris. We also took some…

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Alpha Phi Alpha Theta Mu Lambda Scholarship Awards Breakfast

  • With Olymipa Fields Mayor and Steve Baskerville
  • TML Keynote Speaker
  • Speaking at LFT scholarship breakfast
  • TML Program Book
  • With a parent of a LFT participant
  • Black n Gold Save The Date

This annual event awards scholarships to Leaders for Tomorrow participants composed of male high school students. The keynote speaker was Alpha Phi Alpha Brother Steve Baskerville, chief meteorologist for CBS Chicago.  The Village of Olympia Fields hosted this year’s mock trial for the Leaders for Tomorrow program.  To learn more…

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The Hazel Crest Vietnam War Commemoration Event

  • HC - Rep Riley speaking
  • HC Color Guard
  • HC Senator Hastings
  • HC Parade Participants
  • HC American Legion Commander
  • HC Village Clerk
  • HC Young Participant

This weekend, I was honored to attend and speak at the 50th Vietnam War Commemoration at the Hazel Crest American Legion Hall. There was a parade from the Hazel Crest Village Hall to the American Legion Post. The program was then held at the beautiful Memorial Park. The State Representative…

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Village of Richton Park “I Make A Difference Award”

  • Representative Riley and Senator Hastings
  • Richton Park Representative Riley speaking
  • Richton Park Volunteer Recipients
  • Richton Park Volunteer Awards
  • Richton Park Volunteer Event
  • Richton Park Volunteer Event Award
  • Richton Park - Mike Hastings speaking
  • Richton Park Human Relations Commission
  • Richton Park Human Relations Commission Volunteer

This weekend, I joined the Richton Park Human Relations Commission and the Community Relations Department for the 7th Annual “I Make a Difference Award” celebration. The celebration honored outstanding volunteers in the community. Also in attendance was Senator Mike Hastings as the guest speaker and Lt. Governor Sheila Simon. With…

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Groundbreaking ceremony for new PACE Operations in South Suburbs

  • More of PACE fleet
  • PACE fleet
  • Shaking hands with Lynwood Mayor Gene Williams
  • Press conference for PACE ground breaking
  • PACE shovel picture
  • Ground breaking of PACE new facility
  • With Flossmoor Mayor Paul Braun
  • With Governor Quinn
  • PACE hard hat
  • Speaking to TJ Ross
  • TJ Ross speaking with Representative Robert Rita
  • With Senator Harris and Rocky Donahue

Investment Will Create 300 New Jobs, Consolidate Operational Functions to Improve Productivity, Service and Innovation CHICAGO – On October 11, 2014 Governor Pat Quinn announced a major investment to consolidate several PACE operations in one location to improve productivity, service and innovation for the Chicago-area bus transportation system. Approximately 300…

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