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Despite an economy decimated by shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Illinois House is poised to consider a $42.64 billion operating budget for next year, a 6.8% increase over current spending that is heavily reliant on federal assistance.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker also spoke about President Donald Trump calling on governors to allow churches to reopen.
Listen to Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker's daily press briefing on COVID-19.
“This discussion needs to go beyond 2:30 in the afternoon press conferences,” Sen. Minority Leader Bill Brady said outside the Capitol, referencing the daily COVID-19 news briefings held by Gov. JB Pritzker.
The termination of the management contract between the city and VenuWorks ends another chapter in the downtown Bloomington entertainment venue's rocky financial path which was strained long before the COVID-19 pandemic temporarily shut down the facility.
5 years ago (2015): Freshman Amelia Glueck and sophomore Jamie Gradishar set Illinois Wesleyan records in the long jump and pole vault in day …
Barney's Caboose. Bombay Bicycle Club. White Horse Inn. We look back at regional restaurants that have come and gone. How many do you remember?