Despite not seeing it, the LaSalle County Board approved a contract that will give raises to some county employees, according to the LaSalle County Republican Party.
You might say it's frightening how things have improved for the Hegeler Carus Mansion in La Salle.
Putnam County residents will pay an additional $1.67 million in state income taxes this year, according to an analysis by Local Government Information Services (LGIS).
Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Morris) wants to derail a troublesome transportation project in her district, she said on her website recently.
A recent report indicates that 63,000 public servants across Illinois receive at least $100,000 each year as part of their taxpayer-supplied salaries.
The Village of Mineral budget was $367,251 for its 2015 fiscal year, or $2,661.24 per household.
The Village of Wyanet budget was $1.01 million for its 2015 fiscal year, or $2,521.18 per household.
The Village of Troy Grove budget was $542,487 for its 2015 fiscal year, or $7,640.66 per household.
Sgt. James Strand of the La Salle Police Department has resigned amid allegations of soliciting a prostitute, according to the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW).
School’s out in the summertime. So when Harrisburg’s Mike and Angella Gauch decided they would drive to Springfield earlier this month, getting out of work wasn’t a concern.
A measure that would require homeowners in Chicago’s suburbs to pay off Chicago Public Schools’ $17 billion in debt is expected to go to Gov. Bruce Rauner’s desk for his signature later this month.
State bureaucrats will dictate how many teachers Illinois school districts must hire and how much to pay them if a school funding bill is signed into law this month.
Illinois ranks third in the nation in unfunded pension liability despite being saddled with some of the most stifling tax burdens in the country.
The Village of Tonica budget was $812,052.60 for its 2015 fiscal year, or $1,601.68 per household.
The Village of Tiskilwa budget was $1.02 million for its 2015 fiscal year, or $2,911.79 per household.
The City of Streator budget was $21.16 million for its 2015 fiscal year, or $3,379.56 per household.
Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) wants Illinoisans to reject the concessions made to Chicago Public Schools (CPS) in Senate Bill 1, he said on his website recently.
Illinois homeowners should not have to lose their houses because legislators can’t do what they were elected to do, the LaSalle County Republicans argued in a Facebook post recently.
Here are the 1 highest-paid employees of Waltham Township, according to 2015 Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) records:
The Village of Standard budget was $314,367.06 for its 2015 fiscal year, or $2,884.10 per household.