Illinois Gov. Pritzker Announces $16 Million Investment to Connect Out of Work Illinoisans with 1,300 COVID-19 Response Jobs

Funding from the U.S. Department of Labor will Boost Training and Hiring for Roles Created by…

Crestwood Mayor, Louis Presta Indicted in Alleged Bribery Scheme Involving Red-Light Camera Services

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) The mayor of Crestwood has been indicted by a federal grand jury for…

CCPD: Thomas Bruefach Charged with Criminal Damage to Property

Carbondale, IL (STL.News) On June 28, 2020 at approximately 6:00 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers monitored a…

Missing Suicidal Person Rakim J. Verner Investigation by CCPD

Carbondale, IL (STL.News) The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing…

Recovered Missing Juvenile, Larry D. Granger in Carbondale

Carbondale, IL (STL.News) On 06-15-2020 the City of Carbondale Police Department met with Larryhon (Larry) D.…

Champaign, IL: Shamar N. Betts Arrested Charged with promoting Riots

Champaign, IL Man, Shamar N. Betts Arrested in Mississippi, Charged in Federal Complaint with Using Internet…

Chicago, IL News: DUI Saturation Patrol this weekend by CPD

Chicago, IL (STL.News) DUI SATURATION PATROL – Shakespeare (14th) District The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a…

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Activates National Guard at Request of City of Chicago

Guard To Help Chicago Police Department Manage Street Closures Chicago, IL (STL.News) In response to a…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Remote Learning Days Will Continue Through End of School Year

Illinois State Receives $569 Million to Support Schools, Administration Waives edTPA for Teacher Candidates and Amends…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Announces Updates on Hospitalizations, Ventilator Capacity

State Increases Doubling Rate, Efforts to Flatten the Curve Continue Chicago, IL (STL.News) Building on measures…

Illinois Attorney General Raoul warns Residents of CARES Act Scams

Chicago, IL (STL.News) Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul urges Illinois residents to be vigilant and watch…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Outlines Efforts to Expand Access, Eligibility to Unemployment Insurance

Chicago, IL (STL.News) Building on measures designed to address the unprecedented economic challenges facing Illinois families…

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker Takes Bill Action

Springfield, IL (STL.News) Friday, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker took the following bill action: Bill Number: SB…

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker Signs Two New Laws Protecting Immigrant Youth

New Laws Extend Short-Term Guardianship, Aid Youth Applying for Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Chicago, IL (STL.News)…

Illinois Governor Pritzker Signs Most Equity-Centric Law in Nation to Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis

Illinois Creates $30 Million Loan Program, Social Equity Applicant Status for Licensing, Expunges Roughly 700,000 Records…

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…