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Analysis: Illinois ranks 11th least reliant on federal aid

Illinois finished 40th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

1.7 percent of McHenry County College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.7 percentage of McHenry County College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.8 percent of Lake Land College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.8 percentage of Lake Land College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.9 percent of Heartland Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.9 percentage of Heartland Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.8 percent of Oakton Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.8 percentage of Oakton Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

45.1 percent of Quincy University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 45.1 percentage of Quincy University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

25.2 percent of Trinity Christian College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 25.2 percentage of Trinity Christian College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Financial Poise's thought leaders a beacon in the darkness of the Web

The Internet makes it hard for business, financial and legal professionals to find reliable, useful information that can help advance their careers because the worldwide network makes it too easy for anyone to call themselves a thought-leader, according to the founder of a website trying to change that.

29.1 percent of McKendree University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 29.1 percentage of McKendree University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

10.4 percent of Trinity International University-Illinois students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 10.4 percentage of Trinity International University-Illinois students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: Which college football program grossed the most in the U.S.

Northwestern University, Northern Illinois University and Illinois State University top the list of highest grossing college football programs nationwide in 2016

24.2 percent of Judson University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 24.2 percentage of Judson University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

28.8 percent of Knox College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 28.8 percentage of Knox College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

0.9 percent of College of Lake County students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 0.9 percentage of College of Lake County students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

3.5 percent of John Wood Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 3.5 percentage of John Wood Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

40 percent of Illinois Wesleyan University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 40 percentage of Illinois Wesleyan University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.5 percent of Kishwaukee College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.5 percentage of Kishwaukee College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: Illinois ranks 12th worst in corporate tax study

Illinois finished 39th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

JEFFERSON COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Cedarhurst Music Series: Backtrack Vocals to be held April 13

Backtrack is an award-winning, five-person a cappella group based in New York City that explores the power of the human voice through unique vocal arrangements, tight harmonies and world-class beatboxing.

MOUNT PROSPECT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Networking After Hours to be held Mar. 28

All Chamber members and MP 20/30 members are invited to this Networking After Hours event.

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