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Small Business Saturday: Shoppers encouraged to support local businesses

61% of Illinois’ retail store owners have closed up shop Information provided by the Illinois Policy Institute CHICAGO, Ill. (November. 25, 2020) – As Illinoisans shop...

South Suburban College to open barber school in spring semester

Information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 19, 2020) – The South Suburban College Board of Trustees approved the hiring of its...

IL unemployment declines in October

Unemployment rate at 6.8% in October Information provided by the Illinois Department of Employment Security SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (November 19, 2020) – The Illinois Department of Employment...

Illinois to move to Tier 3 of COVID-19 restrictions

"Tier 3 boils down to this: if you don’t need to do it, don’t," says Gov. Pritzker Information provided by the Governor's Office. CHICAGO, Ill. (November...

Forklift operator training coming to SSC’s Oak Forest Center

Friday, November 20 Information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 12, 2020) – South Suburban College’s Business & Career Institute is offering a...

Small businesses urged to apply for BIG grants

Information provided by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity Chicago, Ill. (November 6, 2020) – The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity...

South Suburban College presents: Exploring the hidden power of racism in the workplace

Information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (November 5, 2020) – The Business & Career Institute (BCI) of South Suburban College presents a...

Total Staffing Solutions opens new office in Lansing

Staffing agency has growing need for clerical, customer service, and manufacturing workers for local companies by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (October 29, 2020) - "We are...

IL unemployment drops for third consecutive month

Unemployment rate at 10.2 percent Information provided by the Illinois Department of Employment Security SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (October 16, 2020) – The Illinois Department of Employment Security...

Emergency loans available for small businesses impacted by civil unrest

Information provided by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (October 15, 2020) – Governor JB Pritzker announced the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has...

Water’s Edge marketplace and Thrivent Financial hold ribbon-cuttings

New marketplace and a new location By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (October 2, 2020) – Both Thrivent Financial and Water's Edge Gift, Garden, & Pond Center...

October webinars support women-owned businesses

Free events offer insights and information from industry leaders information provided by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (October 4, 2020) –...

Lansing Chamber offers street pole banners for local businesses

Deadline is Oct. 26 By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (September 28, 2020) – The Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce is again accepting orders for street pole...

Back to Business Illinois designed to promote small business reopenings

Health and safety program launched by Illinois Department of Labor is "non-punitive" information provided by the Illinois Department of Labor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (September 30, 2020) –...

‘Most award-winning’ American Standard dealer based in Lansing

Meter family's South Suburban Heating & Air Conditioning has won awards every year since 1997 Sponsored Content LANSING, Ill. (September 15, 2020) - In a normal...