Category: Illinois

Illinois Governor Activates National Guard to Secure State Buildings

Gov. Pritzker Activates Illinois National Guard to Bolster Security of State Buildings in Downtown Springfield Gov. Activates an Additional 100 Members of The Guard in Support of the Presidential Inauguration in D.C. Springfield, IL (STL.News)- Governor JB Pritzker has activated 250 members…

Illinois: IDVA Major General Peter Nezamis to Serve as Interim Director

IDVA Director Linda Chapa LaVia to Step Down, Major General Peter Nezamis to Serve as Interim Director Nezamis, 34-Year Veteran of Air National Guard and Current Assistant Adjutant General – Air to Serve as Interim Director Pending Search for Permanent…

Illinois Governor Announces Appointment to State Commission

(STL.News) Building on a strong team of diverse experts in their fields, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced the following appointment in his administration: ILLINOIS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COMMISSION Bradley Gillespie will serve as an Arbitrator on the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission.* …

Illinois Governor Names Sen. Manar as Senior Advisor

Gov. Pritzker Names Sen. Manar as Senior Advisor Manar, a Leading Advocate for Education, Balanced Budgets and Working Families, Will Advance Governor’s Agenda CHICAGO (STL.News) Governor JB Pritzker announced that Senator Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) will join his administration to…

Drug Paraphernalia Intercepted by CBP Officers in Chicago, IL

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Chicago recently seized four shipments that contained dabbers, quartz banger nails, used to vaporize cannabis concentrates on a bong or dab ring. On December 27 and 28, CBP officers…

Illinois: Adam Tracy Charged With Federal Tax Offense

Former Illinois Attorney, Adam Tracy Charged With Federal Tax Offense CHICAGO (STL.News) A former Illinois attorney withheld more than $137,000 in payroll taxes from his employees’ paychecks but failed to remit the money to the IRS, according to a criminal…

CME Group to Launch Ether Futures on February 8, 2021

Ether futures to expand CME Group’s robust crypto derivatives offering for institutional traders alongside CME Bitcoin futures CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it intends to launch Ether futures starting February…

Quarterly Dividend Declared by CME Group

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) CME Group Inc., the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today declared a fourth-quarter dividend of $0.85 per share, payable December 29, 2020, to shareholders of record as of December 10, 2020. The post Quarterly Dividend…

Discover Unveils Full 5% Cashback Bonus® Calendar For 2021

Riverwoods, IL (STL.News) Discover today released its complete 5% Cashback Bonus® Calendar for 2021 to help card-members plan their spending and maximize their rewards.  In addition to a variety of quarterly categories geared towards everyday spending throughout the year, like…

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. News: Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

ROLLING MEADOWS, IL (STL.News) Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today reported its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020.  Management will host a webcast conference call to discuss these results on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at…

Illinois Governor Pritzker: Grants in Funding to Businesses & Communities

Pritzker Administration Grants $94 Million in Funding to Businesses and Communities Across Illinois More Than $46 Million Awarded to Small Businesses and Over $48 Million to Local Governments to Offset… The post Illinois Governor Pritzker: Grants in Funding to Businesses…

Baxter News: Proposed $650 Million Senior Notes Offering

DEERFIELD, IL (STL.News) Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), a major global healthcare company, today announced that it proposes to offer, subject to market conditions and other factors, $650 million aggregate principal… The post Baxter News: Proposed $650 Million Senior Notes Offering…