CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the state’s unemployment rate fell in November to its lowest level since June 2008, hitting 6.4 percent.
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The manager of the current Holiday Inn Express in Galesburg says construction on the new facility could begin as soon as later this month.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A city in central Illinois is deciding whether to conduct a study to determine if there would be a local market for Asian carp.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A first round of layoffs at Benedictine University in Springfield will begin at the end of this month.
CHICAGO (AP) — A summer jobs program that engaged mentors to help troubled kids in Chicago stay on track is linked with a big reduction in youth arrests for violent crimes.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — The mayor of Dixon says he’s optimistic that a shuttered cement plant will reopen.
The job fair might have been smaller than in year’s past, but the idea was still the same.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Scott Air Force Base in southern Illinois is one of three military bases being considered to serve as home for the newly created Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center.
CHICAGO (AP)–State officials say the Illinois unemployment rate held steady at 6.6 percent in October as private-sector hiring slowed.