Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Illinois’ Bicentennial: Giant City State Park, Celebrating the Natural History...

As we celebrate the Illinois BiCentennial, , we also look to note the NATURAL HISTORY of Illinois. Here, from our archives, one of our more...

The Fight to End Cook County’s Sweetened Drinks Tax

From Springfield: With the sweetened drink tax now in effect for nearly a month, and much confusion arising from its implementation, we talk with...

Can Chicago Public Schools Avoid Bankruptcy ?

We attend a panel discussion at the City Club of Chicago: Chicago Public Schools, is bankruptcy inevitable? The panel includes Paul Vallas, the Former...

Paris, IL: Horizon Health’s Expansion Aids Paris’ Business Expansion

From Paris, Illinois -- It's a small city located on the Eastern edge of Illinois. Yet despite being so close to Indiana -- a...

ABOUT ILLINOIS: Giant City State Park

While many think of Illinois as flat farmland, we travel to the hilly, rocky and forested landscape of Southern Illinois. Here, Giant City...

What’s Behind Chicago’s CityKey ID Card, and Is It a Blessing...

From the City Club of Chicago, April 30, 2018 -- a panel of critics and supporters discusses the adoption of a new form of...

4 Wheeling in Southern Illinois

Carrier Mills, Illinois -- Gov Rauner, IDNR Director Wayne Rosenthal, and Sen Dale Fowler, participate in the announcement for the creation trails allowing 4-wheeling...

Funding Mass Transit in Chicago’s Metropolitan Area

From the State Capitol:  We talk with fmr Senator Kirk Dillard, who now heads the regional transportation agency, responsible for mass transit in Chicago...

Toni Preckwinkle (D), President of the Cook County Board at the...

Chicago - Toni Preckwinkle, a candidate for Mayor of Chicago, gives an address to the City Club, laying out her 5-year plan, a "Policy...

C-SPAN Visits Springfield As Part of Its 50 State Tour of...

SPRINGFIELD, September 18, 2018 - Every year the C-SPAN Network produces a major series on public affairs or history.  In 1994, C-SPAN reenacted the...

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Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Lloyd Karmeier on the Costs of...

From the Illinois Supreme Court: Our one-on-one with Chief Justice Lloyd Karmeier, as we talk about funding the courts, the costs of the legal...

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