When the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) scheduled a strike vote earlier this year, many viewed the move as another tactic orchestrated by the union to prevent Gov. Bruce Rauner from imposing his last, best offer.
'WotNow,' the city of Lockport’s new social and civic events tracking app, is up and running for residents with the desire to streamline today’s constant flow of information, simplify their choices and clarify their calendars.
Chosen for her extensive business, government and human services experience, former Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger was named deputy governor today by Gov. Bruce Rauner in order to support conquering the state’s financial ordeals.
County Executive Larry Walsh encourages local jobseekers to brush off their resumes and bring them to tomorrow’s 1:30-3:30 p.m. job fair at the Workforce Center of Will County, located at 2400 Glenwood Ave., Suite 100.
Under the state’s Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity’s (DCEO) auspices, Illinois’ Office of Trade and Investment has been awarded $850,000 in federal funding to promote small-business growth with an emphasis on expanding exports.
Orland Park’s Centennial Park Aquatic Center (CPAC) recently scored a double set of five-star rankings — the highest safety rating possible — for the 2016 season, prompting Village leaders to commend the youthful staff.
Manufacturing workers in Illinois suffered yet another blow this week when a major machinery manufacturer announced the layoffs of hundreds of workers in Illinois, an associate for a Chicago-based conservative think tank said in a recent article.
To score sponsors for its Sugar Grove golf classic set for Aug. 10, the Fox Valley Marine Corps League is calling for fundraising backers, offering tickets and providing several opportunities for sponsorship levels.
Aurora’s Municipal Airport invites the public to its ongoing Commemorative Air Force (CAF) AirPower History tour open now through Sunday, July 17 in Sugar Grove and featuring various iconic aircrafts, close-up views and remarkable rides.