Women's History Month celebrated

March 1, 2012 3:27:52 PM PST
March is Women's History Month and a special celebration was held at the Thompson Center Thursday.

Attorney General Lisa Madigan, Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simonand Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka each presented four women with awards.

The honorees were singled out for their contributions in business and their communities.

ABC7's Karen Jordan hosted the event.