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.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation requiring private employers in Illinois to first evaluate job applicants’ skills then ask about criminal histories.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has announced a new training program to prepare people for construction jobs.
CHICAGO (AP) — The state Department of Employment Security says Illinois unemployment dropped in June to 7.1 percent. It was the fourth straight monthly decrease in the state’s jobless rate.
MASCOUTAH, Ill. (AP) — Nearly 300 jobs are to be cut at Scott Air Force Base in southern Illinois.
A company that has been operating in Galesburg since 1972 has decided to stop operations.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Officials in the Peoria area say they’re trying to attract an Asian carp processing plant to central Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — A task force formed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel has recommended Chicago raise its minimum wage to $13 an hour.