Illinois Press Release
|07/05/2020 - 22:33||
Right to Work Foundation Backs Civil Service Commissions Proposal Protecting Workers First Amendment Janus Rights
Comments urge state agency to go further, ensure that employees know they have First Amendment right under Supreme Court decision to stop payments to union.
|07/05/2020 - 21:20||
Construction starts on U.S. 150 bridge, first step to remake I-57/I-74 interchange as part of Rebuild Illinois
The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today a $8.4 million project to replace the U.S. 150 bridge over Interstate 57 begins July 8. The project is one of the first steps to accommodate a new-and-improved Interstate 57/74 interchange, a highlight of Gov. JB Pritzker's Rebuild Illinois capital program.
|07/03/2020 - 11:00||
Military Base Employee Charges Union Bosses with Religious Discrimination
Union officials interrogated employee about her beliefs instead of providing federally-mandated exemption.
|07/02/2020 - 10:43||
NLRB Moves to Prosecute Embassy Suites & UNITE HERE Union for Violating Worker Rights with Coercive Card Check Unionization
Complaint comes after top NLRB prosecutor found Embassy Suites’ ‘neutrality agreement’ with union illegally assisted union boss organizing drive.
|07/01/2020 - 18:01||
HIMSS Becomes Founding Member of Patient ID Now Coalition
HIMSS has joined several other leading healthcare organizations in the formation of Patient ID Now , a national coalition committed to addressing the issue of patient identification by advocating for legislation and regulations.
|07/01/2020 - 16:40||
Klein Tools Launches New and Improved Ratcheting Lineman Wrenches
July 1, 2020 (Lincolnshire, Ill .) – Klein Tools ( www.kleintools.com ), for professionals since 1857, introduces the next generation of wrenches for lineworkers, redesigned to improve durability and featuring fully integrated handles and non-slip grips for comfort.
|07/01/2020 - 01:57||
COVIDs impact on higher education strategy
The winds of change had already been blowing through the higher education sector at the onset of COVID-19. Leaders across the country had been contemplating significant shifts in institutional and growth strategy, how traditional brick-and-mortar delivery could continue to transition toward online or hybrid delivery models, how the student experience could be enhanced, and how costs could be managed, among other considerations.
|06/30/2020 - 23:24||
Lincoln International Adds Three Healthcare Investment Banking Leaders
Lincoln International, a leading global investment banking advisory firm, today announced that three leaders specializing in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory for the healthcare sector have joined the firm’s Frankfurt office. Dirk Loeffler joins as Managing Director and head of healthcare for the DACH region and Julian Knirim and Jens Gerlach join as Directors. All will advise shareholders, management teams and financial sponsors on complex private and public M&A transactions in the global healthcare sector.
|06/30/2020 - 19:13||
2019 Jefferson County Final Multiplier Announced
SPRINGFIELD, IL, - Jefferson County has been issued a final property assessment equalization factor of 1.0345, according to David Harris, Director of the Illinois Department of Revenue.
|06/30/2020 - 17:55||
Safety 2020 Draws Largest Virtual Gathering of Safety Pros
PARK RIDGE, IL — The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) brought together the largest group of occupational safety and health professionals who have ever participated in a virtual conference and exposition. Safety 2020: Virtual, held June 23-25, drew nearly 2,400 professionals who attended educational sessions and engaged with speakers, peers and exhibitors to learn the latest in workplace safety.
|06/30/2020 - 17:47||
Cision Launches Global Print Monitoring In Its Next Generation Communications Cloud Platform
CHICAGO , June 30, 2020 / / -- Today Cision announced it has expanded its current product offering, making available global print content from more than 100 countries to the 7 million+ sources it currently monitors in the Next Generation Communications Cloud. Cision customers are now able to get print clips from regions across the world including Europe , Africa , Latin and Central America , Caribbean , Asia , and Middle East . Learn more about global print content and Cision media monitoring here .
|06/30/2020 - 13:18||
Indium Corporation Continues to Cultivate STEM Careers with Summer Internship Program
Indium Corporation , Utica’s Technology Company ® , commences its summer internship program with 10 new college students in the company’s 2020 class.
|06/30/2020 - 12:50||
Starved Rock, Matthiessen State Park Closures Expected During Holiday Weekend
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Heading into a busy holiday weekend, Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Conservation Police Officers are reminding visitors to Starved Rock State Park and Matthiessen State Park to obey No Parking zones and to have a back-up plan should parks reach capacity before they arrive.
|06/30/2020 - 12:15||
Destra Capital selected to distribute Angel Oaks Second Closed-End Fund
CHICAGO, IL--Destra Capital Management LLC (“Destra”) is pleased to have been selected by Angel Oak Capital Advisors, LLC (“Angel Oak”) for the second year in a row to distribute a new closed-end fund, the Angel Oak Dynamic Financial Strategies Income Term Trust (NYSE: DYFN).
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|06/30/2020 - 12:01||
The Society of Actuaries Announces New Actuarial Model Examining Health Costs Under COVID-19
Schaumburg, IL (June 30, 2020) – The Society of Actuaries (SOA) released a new modeling tool to assess the impact of COVID-19 on health care insurance estimates for 2021. This model and an accompanying research report help illustrate the level of the COVID-19 outbreak, the potential scenarios over the next half year and the direct costs from this pandemic.
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|06/30/2020 - 11:31||
Littelfuse Adds 105C Rated, 800V Solid State Relay to Product Line
It is the first solid-state relay in the Littelfuse product portfolio that comes with guaranteed electrical parameters at 105 °C ambient operating temperature.
|06/30/2020 - 11:16||
Grant Thornton names Invisible Hands Deliver as next Purple Paladin
CHICAGO — Grant Thornton LLP has named Invisible Hands Deliver as the fourth nonprofit in its Purple Paladin initiative — a program that helps emerging nonprofit organizations move from start-up to sustainable by providing funding, business advice and volunteer support, while also helping them share their stories more broadly.
|06/30/2020 - 10:45||
Hyatt Centric Brand Expands to Minnesota With The Opening of Hyatt Centric Downtown Minneapolis
CHICAGO (June 30, 2020) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the opening of Hyatt Centric Downtown Minneapolis. Once known as the Minneapolis Athletic Club, the 154-room upscale lifestyle hotel with 22 suites is centrally located in the heart of Minneapolis, MN.
|06/30/2020 - 10:38||
Klein Tools Launches Compact Impact Drill and Wrench to Provide Max Torque
June 30, 2020 (Lincolnshire, Ill .) – Klein Tools ( www.kleintools.com ), for professionals since 1857, expands its offering of battery-operated tools beyond the power utility market with a compact impact drill and wrench, engineered to help trade professionals work more efficiently.
|06/30/2020 - 10:03||
American Lung Association Commends House Select Committee for Prioritizing Health and Equity in Climate Change Report
In response to the report from the U.S House of Representatives Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, American Lung Association National President and CEO Harold Wimmer issued the following statement:
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|06/30/2020 - 00:07||
Argonne to advance energy security and safety with funds from U.S.-Israel Energy Center
Researchers at Argonne will share advances in offshore drilling safety and technology in the Eastern Mediterranean with a new five-year grant from the U.S.-Israel Energy Center.
|06/29/2020 - 20:59||
Kansas Celebrates 10 Years of Clean Indoor Air Act
Tomorrow, July 1, marks the 10-year anniversary of the Clean Indoor Air Act, a comprehensive smokefree law that protects Kansas residents from secondhand smoke and improves community health.
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|06/29/2020 - 20:41||
INTUIT AND NACCE WELCOME ELEVEN COLLEGES TO PHASE II...
INTUIT AND NACCE WELCOME ELEVEN COLLEGES TO PHASE II OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT FOR ENTREPRENEURS CURRICULUM INITIATIVE.
|06/29/2020 - 19:56||
Kristina Hamilton to Lead Policy Efforts to End Lung Disease in Chicago
The American Lung Association in Greater Chicago today announced that Kristina Hamilton will lead local and state policy initiatives as advocacy director.
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|06/29/2020 - 19:49||
Kristina Hamilton to Lead Policy Efforts to End Lung Disease in Iowa
The American Lung Association in Iowa today announced that Kristina Hamilton will lead local and state policy initiatives as advocacy director.
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