Posts Tagged ‘jobs’
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.
CHICAGO (AP) — Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.
CHICAGO (AP)–Illinois’ gubernatorial candidates are focusing on the economy, with Gov. Pat Quinn touting his jobs record and Republican Bruce Rauner stopping at Chicago area businesses.