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Analysis: Illinois has 14th highest average credit card debt

Illinois finished 14th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

18 Illinois residents on Forbes' 2019 billionaire list

Gov. J.B. Pritzker was among 18 Illinois residents on Forbes’ 2019 billionaire list, which was released earlier this week.

WOOD DALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Wood Dale Charity Gala to be held Mar. 23

The Wood Dale Gala Committee cordially invite you to attend in this event and help support the work that these six organizations do.

MACOMB AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Coffee Talk with Cathy Onion to be held Mar. 06

Leadership Styles: Getting the Most Out Of Yourself and Your Employees presented by Cathy Onion.

NORTHCENTER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 47th Ward Runoff Candidate Debate to be held Mar. 09

The Northcenter Chamber of Commerce, Roscoe Village Chamber of Commerce, Lakeview Chamber of Commerce, Business Partners - The Chamber for Uptown & Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Davis Theater, are proud to present a runoff debate with the two final candidates for Alderman of the 47th Ward, Matt Martin and Michael Negron.

Analysis: Illinois' St. Clair County has 9th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Illinois' St. Clair County was nearly 3,800 in the third quarter of 2018, a 441-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

MASCOUTAH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mascoutah Color Run to be held Mar. 30

The Mascoutah 5K Run/Walk and Youth Run Will be held on Saturday, March 30 at Mascoutah High School.

AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE IN POLAND: Mandatory Disclosure Regulations (MDR) to be held Feb. 26

AmCham will be hosting a workshop on Mandatory Disclosure Regulations (MDR), which entered into force January 1 this year and concern reporting so-called tax schemes.

New Moms of Chicago among 'Renewal Awards' finalists

A Chicago-based group that helps young mothers who are living in poverty is one of 15 nonprofits in the U.S. selected to be finalists in The Atlantic and Allstate's "The Renewal Awards," according to a recent press release.

GRUNDY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY: Farm to Table Valentine's Dinner to be held Feb. 16

Think outside the heart-shaped box of chocolates this year and treat your darling (or best friend!) to a Valentine's farm to table dinner.

Peoria, Illinois has 20th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas.

The number of vacant homes in the Peoria, Illinois, was nearly 3,500 in the third quarter of 2018, a 157-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

O'FALLON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Dr. Muhammad Ansari to give Community Presentation for Heart Month

Dr. Muhammad Ansari, a cardiologist on the Medical Staff at Memorial Hospital, will give a Heart Month presentation on Tuesday, February 19, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Memorial’s Orthopedic and Neurosciences Center, first floor conference room, 4700 Memorial Drive, Belleville.

CANTON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library is Hosting Joe Valentin to be held Jan. 22

Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library is hosting Joe Valentin, author of The Figure, for a presentation and book signing on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, from 6:30 –7:30 p.m. in the Library Program Room.

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