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By the Numbers: Illinois is among 29 states that retain personal income tax exemptions

Twenty-nine states, including Illinois, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.

By the Numbers: School of the Art Institute of Chicago ranks 4th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds

School of the Art Institute of Chicago finished in a tie for fourth in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Illinois

Illinois State University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Lincoln College top the list of highest grossing women's college swimming and diving programs in Illinois in 2016

Preserve the Anesthesia Care Team vows to fight bill it says will compromise level of care

Seven organizations representing Illinois physicians and dentists have banded together to protest proposed legislation that would allow Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) to administer anesthesia without the physical presence of a medical doctor or dentist.

CARBONDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Fourth of July Fireworks Parking Information

Southern Illinois University Carbondale has released parking and road closure information for those attending the City of Carbondale's Fourth of July fireworks display on campus July 4 at 9:15 p.m.

By the Numbers: University of Chicago ranks 10th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

University of Chicago finished in a tie for 10th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

Illinois ranks 14th in hospital safety analysis

Illinois finished 14th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

Doctor, dentist organizations form group to fight proposed changes to anesthesia regulations

Seven organizations representing Illinois physicians and dentists have banded together to protest proposed legislation that would allow Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) to administer anesthesia without the physical presence of a medical doctor or dentist.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in the U.S.

McKendree University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Olivet Nazarene University top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in the state in 2016

Northwestern University ranks 10th best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

Northwestern University finished 10th in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Alexander County ranks the poorest of Illinois counties, study finds

Alexander County was ranked the poorest county in Illinois in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Allen Skillicorn Pledges Support for Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises Illinois State Rep. Allen Skillicorn, 2020 U.S. House candidate (CD-14) from Illinois, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Illinois

McKendree University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Olivet Nazarene University top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in Illinois in 2016

AUSTIN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: A guide to West Side farmers markets

As the weather warms up, farmers markets are sprouting all over Chicago and the West Side is no exception.

Analysis: Kendall County has fastest growing local economy in Illinois

Kendall County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Illinois in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

University of Chicago ranks 4th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Chicago finished fourth in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

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