In a list of the 30 most populous counties in Illinois, Will County ranked No. 4 for the rate of abortions performed there in 2016, according to an Illinois Department of Public Health report issued in December, which tracks abortions performed on an annual basis.
Alyssia Benford, a Bolingbrook Republican vying for the seat held by Rep. Natalie Manley (D-Joliet) in the 98th House District, took an active role on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to honor the civil rights leader and also the anniversary of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated.
Will County accounted for 1,202 of the 38,382 abortions performed statewide in 2016, according to an Illinois Department of Public Health report issued in December, which tracks abortions performed on an annual basis.
Will County has been named a leading community for its promotion of solar power in the 2017 SolSmart program by the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), according to a county press release.
Resolving issues with the College Illinois prepaid tuition program, which closed to new investors last summer after falling $320 million short of its obligations, will not be simple, Illinois' 97th District state House representative said during a recent interview.
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is imposing vehicle weight restrictions on the Briggs Street bridge over Interstate 80 in Joliet to reduce stress on the structure, a posting on the city's website said.
Laurie McPhillips sees and hears every day what a recent IRS study -- detailing that more than 86,000 people left Illinois at an adjusted gross income cost of nearly $5 billion over 12 months -- revealed to everyone.
The Will County Workforce Services Division said its Mobile Workforce Center, which helps county residents develop resumes and cover letters and fill out job applications when seeking employment, will be stopping in six communities in January.
Mickey Straub feels a new IRS report detailing how more than 86,000 people left Illinois at a cost of nearly $5 billion in just a year’s time highlights the battle being waged for the soul of the state.