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MACOMB AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ribbon Cutting for AGE Rehab & Medical Fitness to be held May 29

The Ambassador Committee of the Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes AGE Rehab & Medical Fitness, a new Chamber member and new business to Macomb.

McHenry County ranks 137th among counties in highest exporting metros

McHenry County ranks 137th in trade with $847.92 million in exports in 2017.

Stark County exported $31.77 million worth of goods in 2017

Stark County exported $31.77 million worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA).

Average teacher salaries in Illinois rank 12th highest in nation

The average Illinois teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $66,600, the 12th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

St. Louis city ranks 114th among counties in highest exporting metros

St. Louis city ranks 114th in trade with $1.32 billion in exports in 2017.

Marshall County exported $34.51 million worth of goods in 2017

Marshall County exported $34.51 million worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 2.4 percent from $35.37 million in 2016.

Pittsburgh metro exports are most similar to Peoria in 2017

Pittsburgh metro area exported $9.32 billion in 2017, $80.86 million less than Peoria, according to the International Trade Administration.

Analysis: Kendall County posts 21st highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 312 properties in Kendall County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 21st highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Peoria metro exports are most similar to St. Louis in 2017

Peoria metro area exported $9.40 billion in 2017, $228.44 million less than St. Louis, according to the International Trade Administration.

Woodford County exported $0.1 billion worth of goods in 2017

Woodford County exported $0.1 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 2.8 percent from $97.32 million in 2016.

Madison County ranks 113rd among counties in highest exporting metros

Madison County ranks 113rd in trade with $1.36 billion in exports in 2017.

St. Charles County ranks 110th among counties in highest exporting metros

St. Charles County ranks 110th in trade with $1.45 billion in exports in 2017.

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn metro exports are most similar to Chicago-Naperville-Elgin in 2017

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn metro area exported $45.54 billion in 2017, $1.84 billion more than Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, according to the International Trade Administration.

Tazewell County exported $0.51 billion worth of goods in 2017

Tazewell County exported $0.51 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 21.4 percent from $0.42 billion in 2016.

Marshall County exports down 24.1% since 2013

Marshall County exports decreased 24.1 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Peoria County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Peoria County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA).

Google's most recent report touts $22 billion economic impact in Illinois from online tools

An Illinois gourmet spice shop is among the small businesses featured in Google's latest economic impact report, which detailed how about 41,000 businesses in Illinois benefited from the use of Google's search and advertising tools to connect with customers and generate $22 billion in economic activity.

St. Louis County ranks 56th among counties in highest exporting metros

St. Louis County ranks 56th in trade with $4.68 billion in exports in 2017.

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