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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Public Schools official say a reduced number of students expected in the fall has prompted the layoff of teachers and other staff.
MASCOUTAH, Ill. (AP) — An Air Force base in southwestern Illinois soon will be home to two new cyber-security squadrons that will mean 320 new jobs and a $16 million investment in the site.
Pegasus Mfg. is a leading supplier of complex machined parts and assemblies to the food processing, automotive, and contract manufacturing industries.
Pegasus relocated from California to Galesburg. They are currently looking to hire qualified individuals. Ray Whitehead is the Director of Operations for Pegasus. Ray joined us on the WGIL Morning News to talk about their business and the move to Galesburg.
Pegasus Manufacturing in the city’s Enterprise Zone held a ribbon-cutting ceremony yesterday, after being in town for what Ray Whitehead says has been about 100 days.
CHICAGO (AP) — The state Department of Employment Security says Illinois’ unemployment rate fell to 7.5 percent in May. It was the third consecutive monthly decrease.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois officials say that online auction giant eBay Inc. will expand into Chicago.