In this Oct. 16, 2015 file photo, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks to reporters about the Illinois budget at the State Capitol in Springfield.
Seth Perlman/AP
October 31, 2015

Rauner: November Meeting With Leaders More For Media

Republican Governor Bruce Rauner and the state's Democratic legislative leaders are scheduled to meet on November 18th in an effort to end Illinois' budget impasse.  But when asked about it Friday, Rauner said the open public meeting is more for the media's benefit than real compromise.

Congressman Rodney Davis of Taylorville meets with University of Illinois students at the Illini Union Friday.
Jeff Bossert/Illinois Public Media
October 30, 2015

Davis Bill Aims To Cut Student Loan Debt, Provide Incentive To Employers

Taylorville Republican Rodney Davis has co-sponsored the Employer Participation in Student Loan Assistance Act, a student loan re-payment plan that lets employes offer recent college graduates a tax-free benefit of just over $5-thousand.  The funds can also be used for continuing education with current workers.

The suspect in an attempted carjacking is led to a police car by an officer.
Kimberly Guikema/for Illinois Public Media
October 30, 2015

UPDATE: More Details On Arrest Of Champaign Carjacking Suspects

Champaign police have apprehended two suspects following an alleged attempted armed carjacking followed by a standoff lasting several hours Friday morning on the city’s northwest side.  The incident ended peacefully, and without injury.

The new vinyl record collection at the Urbana Free Library.
Jim Meadows/Illinois Public Radio
October 30, 2015

Urbana Free Library Debuts New Vinyl Collection

The Urbana Free Library is launching a vinyl record collection, in response to the interest in vinyl recordings that has persists, despite the dominance of digital formats.

Page 8 of 965 pages ‹ First  < 6 7 8 9 10 >  Last ›