Rep. Joe Sosnowski (R-Rockford) sent a strongly worded letter to his colleagues in the Illinois House on Monday, urging them to work together to implement an equitable funding system for schools.
Gov. Bruce Rauner's campaign committee has hired Matt Besler, president of the Illinois Opportunity Project, as its chief adviser, the non-profit advocacy announced on Monday.
The budget battle in the Illinois Statehouse has allowed workers' compensation fraud to continue largely unchecked, the law firm Keefe, Campbell, Biery & Associates (KCBA) contends.
Illinois did something this week that no state has ever done: received a downgraded credit rating to near-junk bond status.
The City of Rockford Water Division clarified a recent WREX Channel 13 News report that left viewers with the impression that city water is contaminated with volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
The Congress for the New Urbanism Illinois (CNU-IL) has awarded a Charter Award to the city of Rockford for its Downtown Strategic Action Plan.
Rockford Mayor Lawrence Morrissey recently announced that City Administrator Jim Ryan has accepted the Vice President and COO position with Rock Valley College (RVC).
The city of Rockford recently announced its intention to focus on helping homeless youth in 2017.