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Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Residents in Illinois face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Nonprofit management conference hosted by North Park University

Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management, North Park University, played the role of host at the "Focus on the Important" conference, which welcomed almost 130 attendees.

Peoria County ranks bottom third among Illinois counties in university report

Peoria County has been ranked in the bottom third for the health of its residents compared to all other counties in Illinois. The study was released by the University of Wisconsin in its annual County Health Rankings.

Chicago gears up for BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival will take place Friday and Saturday, culminating in Mickey and Minnie Mouse leading a tree-lighting parade down North Michigan Avenue.

BMO Harris Bank opens Dallas office

BMO Harris Bank has launched a new commercial banking office in Dallas, providing Texas customers with resources for diversified industries, asset-based lending and commercial real estate.

Money Smart Week creates money-related events for kids

Leaders from the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education have partnered with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and BMO Harris Bank to host an event for children during Talk With Our Kids About Money Day.

Wolter Group acquires Bolingbrook's Servicemax

Wisconsin-based Wolter Group LLC said it recently acquired Bolingbrook material handling distributor Servicemax Inc.

BMO Harris Bank survey shows Americans optimistic about 2016 economy

A healthy majority of respondents to a nationwide survey anticipate improvement in the U.S. economy in 2016 —especially compared to last year — according to Chicago, Illinois-based BMO Harris Bank.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. buys Burkwald & Associates

Burkwald & Associates Inc. of Pewaukee, Wisconsin was acquired last week by Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. for an undisclosed amount.

BMO Financial Group acquires GE Capital transportation finance business

BMO Financial Group and its wholly owned Chicago-based subsidiary BMO Harris Bank N.A. recently announced the signing of an agreement with General Electric Capital Corp. to acquire GE Capital's transportation finance business in the United States and Canada.

Arbor Investments adds Hudson Baking Company to food and beverage portfolio

Wisconsin bakery is known for its high-quality marshmallow crispy dessert bars.

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