Gov. Pritzker announces $4.2 million in funding for Small Business Development Centers

information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (September 28, 2019) – Governor JB Pritzker announced $4.2 million in funding for Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) throughout Illinois. The funding is available to universities, community colleges, and business-focused nonprofit organizations to provide small businesses with support services through the operation of a Small … Read more

Obituary: David Spencer

December 19, 1947 – September 26, 2019 information provided by Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home David Spencer, age 71 of Lansing, IL, passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife of 32 years: Marilyn (nee Reading); brother: Chuck; and sister: Mary. David was preceded in death by his parents: Henry and … Read more

Governor Pritzker, Congresswoman Kelly, and Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau to present Annual Tourism Awards

Lansing to be included among award winners by Melanie Jongsma OAK LAWN, Ill. (September 27, 2019) – “One Chicago Southland” is the theme of this year’s Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon, hosted by the Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau. The 2019 event will feature U.S. Congresswoman Robin Kelly as the Keynote speaker, and guest … Read more