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Department of Human Services offers extra help during tax season SPRINGFIELD, IL –Illinois Department of Human Services Secretary James Dimas today announced free income tax preparation and electroni...[Read More]
ELGIN, Ill. – The Illinois State Police (ISP) is warning the public of a phone scam that is currently circulating throughout the state. Several individuals have reported to the ISP that they have...[Read More]
Largest nonfarm payroll drop of the year CHICAGO–The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate in December inched up +0.1 percentage points to...[Read More]
Donors to Illinois Conservation Foundation Support Habitat Projects at Schools SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and the Illinois Conservation Foundation (ICF) today...[Read More]
Chicago named #5 Best Place to Live and Work as a Moviemaker CHICAGO – The Illinois FILM Office today announced that Illinois’ film industry generated $499 million in estimated Illinois...[Read More]
Federal waiver grants DCFS flexibility to better care for fostered youth SPRINGFIELD – The Federal Administration for Children, Youth, and Families has granted Illinois a waiver of restrictions...[Read More]
EducationSuperHighway 2016 “State of the States” Annual Report Finds 83 Percent of Illinois School Districts Meet Minimum Connectivity Goal, Up from 71 Percent in 2015 CHICAGO — Governor...[Read More]
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) released the following statement: On Friday, January 20, 2017, I will be standing several feet to the side of Donald John Trump as he is sworn in t...[Read More]
LITCHFIELD - Senate Joint Resolution 57 was unanimously adopted recently by the Illinois House and Senate. The Resolution designates Illinois as a “Purple Heart State”, honoring our combat...[Read More]
LITCHFIELD - Troopers handled 483 traffic crashes throughout the counties of Montgomery, Macoupin, Greene, Jersey and Calhoun. District 18 Officers investigated 27 fatal crashes in 2016 which resulted...[Read More]

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