Financial News: Illinois Department of Employment Security reports state’s unemployment rate up slightly in March

Chicago, IL (STL.News) – Illinois’ unemployment rate is up slightly.  That’s according to the Illinois Department of…

Midwest Flooding News: Illinois State Issues Health and Safety Tips as Residents Return Home from Recent Floods

SPRINGFIELD, IL (STL.News)  – After historic flooding in Winnebago and Stephenson counties forced hundreds of people…

Chicago News: Statement from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel On Consent Decree, Monitor Selection

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) With the appointment of the independent monitor by Federal Judge Robert M. Dow,…

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, CTA, CRRC Sifang America Announce Hiring of Workers at New Railcar Manufacturing Facility in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel yesterday joined Chicago Transit Authority President Dorval R.…

Chicago News: Mayor Rahm Emanuel Announces Another Record Breaking Year in Chicago Film, Television, Media Production

Nine full-season television series were among the 520 film and media projects produced in Chicago last…

Illinois News: Illinois Film Industry Shows Strong Growth in 2018

Streaming Services, Cable and Independent Film Projects Lead Expansion of Illinois Film Industry Chicago, IL (STL.News)…

Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel and Chicago Police Department Announce 95 New Officers Hitting City Streets

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Police Department (CPD) today announced the…

Chicago News: Chicago Police Department Announce 10-Year Low in January Homicides

Crime reductions also include 20-year lows in robberies, burglaries and motor vehicle thefts CHICAGO, IL (STL.News)…

Illinois News: Statement From Mayor Emanuel On The Passing Of Former Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel released the following statement today: “From the Peace Corps…

Illinois News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces $2.07 Million Boost in Funding to Support Employment of Returning Citizens and Neighborhood Beautification Efforts

Additional Funds Will Fund and Support 2,595 Employment and Job Readiness Opportunities CHICAGO, IL – Chicago…

Illinois News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Joins First Midwest Bank for a Ribbon Cutting at the Company’s New Headquarters in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined First Midwest Bank, one of the largest…

Illinois News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces Plans to Create Riverwalk Community Marketplace

New Program Will Enhance Existing Concessions Program and Highlight Minority and Women-Owned Neighborhood Businesses CHICAGO, IL…

Illinois News: Leading Global IT, Cybersecurity Technology Firm, OneSpan, Relocates Headquarters to Chicago

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined OneSpan CEO Scott Clements to open the…

Chicago News: Mayor Rahm Emanuel, CPS Announce Record High Math Scores, Strong Reading Scores On National Exam

Chicago’s Expansion to Free, Full-Day Pre-K for All 4-Year-Olds Lays Even Stronger Foundation for Elementary Students…

Illinois News: Governor Bruce Rauner extends health insurance to fertility preservation

Egg or sperm freezing keeps hope of parenthood alive for young cancer patients; Governor notes ‘extraordinary’…

Illinois News: Mayor Emanuel Announces $8.8 Million In Latest Round Of Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Grant Awards

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel yesterday announced that seven local businesses and neighborhood organizations from…

Illinois News: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Solstice Announce Company is Doubling Size of North American Headquarters in Chicago

Digital Innovation Firm Moving into New 60,000-Square-Foot Headquarters in the Gogo Building CHICAGO, IL – Chicago…

Illinois News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces Chicago Streetlight Modernization Program Has Reached Major Milestone

In One Year Smart Lighting Program has Installed More than 76,000 Modern Lights Across All 50…