Boeing Names New Communications Leader for Commercial Airplanes Business

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) Boeing [NYSE:BA] today announced the appointment of Conrad Chun as vice president of…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Announces Appointment of Charlie Beck as Interim Police Superintendent

Former LAPD Chief to serve as Interim Superintendent following the retirement of Superintendent Johnson later this…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Announces $1 Million Increase in City Funding for Cultural Grants

$1 million increase includes at least $500,000 for artists and organizations in South and West Side…

Statement from Chicago Mayor Lightfoot’s Office on Framework for Mental Health Equity

Chicago, IL (STL.News) The Framework for Mental Health Equity – created in partnership with the Mayor’s…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot and Chicago Board of Education Reach Contract Deal with SEIU Local 73

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Chicago Board of Education announced a…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Announces $1.2 Billion Debt Refinancing to Save $200 Million In 2020 Budget

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot Monday announced the City’s plans to refinance existing…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Announces Plans to Quadruple Funding for Bus Program to Alleviate Congestion on Chicago’s Most Popular Routes

CDOT-CTA Bus Priority Zone Program to receive more than $20 million to support Mayor’s commitment to…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot and the Chicago Park District Announce Agreement with SEIU Local 73

Four and a half year deal addresses wage increases, healthcare and pension crisis CHICAGO, IL (STL.News)…

Boeing Board of Directors Separates CEO and Chairman Roles

Dennis Muilenburg Continues as CEO, President and Director; Lead Director David Calhoun Elected Non-Executive Chairman Board…

Illinois News: Task Force Recommends Consolidating Downstate, Suburban Police, Fire Pensions

Consolidating Assets of Suburban & Downstate Police & Fire Pension Fund Assets Worth As Much As…

Missouri/Illinois DOTs Win Grand Prize for Best Transportation Project

ST. LOUIS, MO (STL.News) The Infrastructure Improvements to Downtown St. Louis project – a collaboration between…

Illinois Emergency Management Agency Receives more than $600,000 to Support Hazardous Materials Emergency Preparedness

SPRINGFIELD, IL (STL.News) – The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) has been awarded a grant of…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Five Appointments to Illinois Boards

Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Illinois…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Releases $35.8 Million for New Health Facility at South Suburban Community College

State-of-the-Art Facility to Train Students for Careers in Medical Field Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Illinois Governor…

Emmerson Buie Jr. Named Special Agent in Charge of the Chicago Field Office

(STL.News) – FBI Director Christopher Wray has named Emmerson Buie Jr. as the special agent in…

FBI News: Emmerson Buie Jr. Named Special Agent in Charge of the Chicago Field Office

Chicago, IL (STL.News) – FBI Director Christopher Wray has named Emmerson Buie Jr. as the special…

CME Group Reaches Second-Highest Monthly Volume Ever

CME Group Reaches Second-Highest Monthly Volume Ever, Averaging 24.3 Million Contracts Per Day in August 2019…

CME Group to Launch SOFR Options on January 6, 2020

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) – CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Signs Legislation Expanding Access to Banking Services Through New Bank On Initiative in Comptroller’s Office

Chicago, IL (STL.News) – Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation Monday expanding access to banking services…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Launches Connect Illinois, a $420 Million Statewide Broadband Expansion Under Rebuild Illinois

Cross-Agency Effort Hosted Online at www.illinois.gov/ConnectIllinois Springfield, IL (STL.News) – With a historic $420 million investment…

Business News: LKQ Announces European Management Succession

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) – LKQ Corporation (Nasdaq:LKQ) today announced that John S. Quinn, Executive Vice President…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Signs Comprehensive Legislation Protecting Victims of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed comprehensive legislation today to help prevent sexual…

USDA Declares Agriculture Disaster in Illinois Following Governor Pritzker Request

Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Following Governor JB Pritzker’s July 3 request in the wake of historic…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Signs New Law Protecting Survivors of Domestic Violence

Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed a new law Wednesday to help ensure…

Ameren Illinois Modernizing Natural Gas System in Springfield, Illinois

$5.5 million projects will happen throughout 2019 Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Residents in Springfield are seeing…

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot, Neighborhood, Faith-Based Organizations Launch Keeping Our Communities Safe Initiative in West Garfield Park

New initiative to provide City services, substantial preventative and treatment supports, job training and employment resources…

Living Organ Donors Are Protected from Workplace, Insurance Retaliation Under New Illinois Law

Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Illinois Governor JB Pritzker signed a new law Thursday that protects living…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Signs New Law Giving Millions Relief from High Interest on Consumer Debt

Consumer Fairness Act Lowers Post-Judgment Interest Rate from 9% to 5%, Reduces Collection Timeframe by 9…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Requests Extension for State to Request Federal Disaster Declaration

Springfield, IL (STL.News) – Illinois Governor JB Pritzker formally requested an extension from the Federal Emergency…

Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot Announces Citywide Survey to Gain Input on Future Casino

Chicago launches survey inviting residents to weigh in on preferences for a new Chicago casino CHICAGO,…