After projecting its investments would grow by 6.75 percent, the Mount Vernon Police Pension Fund lost 2.08 percent on its investments in 2016, according to data reported to the Illinois Department of Insurance Pension Division.
Public school administrators in Summersville School District 79, Benton Community Consolidated School District 47 and Zeigler-Royalton Community Unit School District 188 earn the highest average salary in North Egypt, according to the latest Illinois schools report card.
Columbus College Chicago, DePaul University and Roosevelt University, all based in Chicago, reported the largest share of borrowers at private higher education institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
Rep. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) is one of 13 Republican members of the Illinois House who abstained from voting on a resolution urging members of Congress to reject President Donald Trump’s proposed infrastructure plan.
University of Illinois men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs in the state, reporting $705,097 – or $100,728 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.
Jefferson County, which makes up the Mt. Vernon Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), recorded the 36th highest foreclosure rate for Illinois MSAs during the first quarter of the year, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.
About 26.4 percent of the 1,202 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rend Lake College in 2016-17 were to students in Health Professions and Related Programs programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclo
Why would a Democrat appropriate for $63 million in this fiscal budget when there still isn’t a revenue estimate? That was the question some Republican lawmakers asked Rep. Jerry Costello (D-Smithton) at the Thursday House floor debate when he backed HB4290, which pays the oldest Prairie State bill.