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Illinois Central College offers campus visits on Fridays

Illinois Central College will host campus visit days from 9:30 am to noon on upcoming Fridays so potential students can learn about various program options and see the campus. Each Friday is tailored for specific options.

Pekin Family Practice joins OSF HealthCare, changes name

Pekin Family Practice, which includes the office of Dr. C. William Fisher, is now part of OSF HealthCare and will be called OSF Medical Group–Pekin.

First Midwest Bank names Jamieson executive vice president

Michael Jamieson has joined First Midwest Bank as executive vice president and director of commercial banking.

Brodeski on Forbes list of country's top wealth advisors

Brent Brodeski, CEO of Savant Capital Management, is on this year's list of America’s Top Wealth Advisors, as ranked by Forbes magazine.

Groundbreaking held for low-income senior living complex in Richmond

Novak Construction hosted an official groundbreaking for Creekview, an affordable apartment complex for senior citizens.

One Chicago Inc. wins prestigious 'Campaign Cup' sales award

One Chicago Inc., a marketing and consulting company, has received a top national sales award for achieving outstanding results on behalf of a client in the energy field.

OSF HealthCare ranks in Becker's top 100

Chicago-based hospital business news source Becker's Hospital Review recently named Peoria’s OSF HealthCare to its list of “100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know” for its high standard of care, management, patient satisfaction and cost savings.

Gagne named CEO of Les Mills' U.S. operations

Global fitness company Les Mills International has chosen Brian Gagne as the new CEO of its United States operations.

Northeastern Illinois business program earns AACSB accreditation

Northeastern Illinois University has earned AACSB International accreditation for its College of Business and Management.

Roark Capital Group acquires majority interest in Jimmy John's

Jimmy John's Sandwiches, one of the largest and fastest-growing brands in its restaurant category, has sold a majority interest in the company to private equity firm Roark Capital Group.

Former Debate League students participate in summer internship

Third Coast Underwriters and the Chicago Debate Commission wrapped up a summer partnership that brought on two interns for three months.

Accounting firm taps Richie for human resources role

Maurie Richie has joined the human resources department at Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams Ltd., one of the largest public accounting firms in Chicago.

Tallgrass community to open with grand celebration Saturday

Home builder Taylor Morrison will unveil its gated community at Tallgrass on Sunday with a celebration featuring free local food, wine, craft beer and prizes.

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce condemns proposed water, sewer tax

The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce issued a statement last week regarding Chicago City Council’s proposal to add a new 29.5 percent tax on water and sewer bills to produce additional revenue for the city.

Champaign Chamber celebrates 25th anniversary

The Champaign County Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 25th anniversary all year.

Morton Community Bank opens new Champaign lending center

Morton Community Bank has opened a new lending center at 301 N. Neil St., Suite 105, in downtown Champaign.

Sleet joins public affairs firm Kivvit

Brian Sleet has joined the award-winning public affairs and communications firm Kivvit as a principal.

FDA widens approval of heart procedure, aiding more OSF HealthCare patients

A heart procedure offered at OSF HealthCare will now be able to help more patients, thanks to FDA approval.

Les Mills fitness company to relocate U.S. headquarters to Chicago

Fitness company Less Mills, a wholly owned subsidiary of Les Mills International, will relocate the company's stateside headquarters to Chicago by the beginning of November.

Center for Real Estate Law celebrates 20th anniversary

The Center for Real Estate Law at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago will celebrate its 20th anniversary Thursday with a special reception.

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