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2.2 percent of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 2.2 percentage of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: Illinois ranks 36th best in sales tax study

Illinois finished 36th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Analysis: 13 Illinois medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Thirteen Illinois medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

1.5 percent of William Rainey Harper College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

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

1.1 percent of College of DuPage students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.1 percentage of College of DuPage students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.2 percent of City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.2 percentage of City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

10.9 percent of Lincoln Christian University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 10.9 percentage of Lincoln Christian University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

34.6 percent of Augustana College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 34.6 percentage of Augustana College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

26.6 percent of Lincoln College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 26.6 percentage of Lincoln College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

2 percent of Rock Valley College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 2 percentage of Rock Valley College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

13.2 percent of University of St Francis students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 13.2 percentage of University of St Francis students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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

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

MACOMB AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: MOPS & MOMSNEXT to be held Mar. 19

A MOPS meeting includes practical teaching through speakers, demonstrations, crafts and videos. Plus, there's usually food. food you didn't make!

AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN POLAND: Bleisure - The New Trend of Business Trips to be held Mar. 26

Bleisure (mixing business trips with leisure) has become the latest trend in the corporate world. For some companies, bleisure trips are completely out of the question, whereas for others, they offer real opportunities (like attracting top talent/increasing employee retention, cutting business costs and reducing the amount of time employees are absent from work). How do you decide whether bleisure is right for your organization?

23.4 percent of Rockford University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 23.4 percentage of Rockford University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.3 percent of University of Illinois at Chicago students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.3 percentage of University of Illinois at Chicago students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

4.1 percent of Illinois Valley Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 4.1 percentage of Illinois Valley Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

7.9 percent of Olney Central College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 7.9 percentage of Olney Central College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

52 percent of MacMurray College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 52 percentage of MacMurray College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

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