ROCHELLE, Ill. (AP) — A Japanese rail car manufacturer is expanding its plant in north-central Illinois, adding 90 jobs.
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Things are looking better around the state of Illinois as far as unemployment rates are concerned.
CHICAGO (AP) — The state Department of Employment Security says unemployment rates dropped in June in all 12 Illinois metro areas. It was the third straight month of across-the-board decreases.
Although applications have not even been accepted by the state of Illinois, one company is making efforts to educate the public about medical cannabis.
A developer that is seeking to construct a hotel on East Main Street in Galesburg will have to wait an additional two weeks for some perks.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has announced a new training program to prepare people for construction jobs.
A company that has been operating in Galesburg since 1972 has decided to stop operations.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has hired just four of 53 new employees it says it needs to oversee a much praised compromise on regulating hydraulic fracturing.
CHICAGO (AP) — A task force formed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel has recommended Chicago raise its minimum wage to $13 an hour.