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Thursday, March 28, 2024
ISP Recruitment

The Illinois State Police is increasing starting pay for new State Troopers. Starting July 1, 2024, new Troopers will earn a total amount of compensation above $90k upon graduation from…

Wednesday, March 27, 2024
Illinois EPA Grant Opportunity

The Illinois EPA has announced an additional funding opportunity to provide grants to units of local government to conduct household waste collection and disposal of sharps for their residents. Learn…

Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Epilepsy Awareness Day

Epilepsy Awareness Day aims to increase public knowledge about the neurological condition that affects over 50 million people worldwide. Be sure to wear purple today in a show of support…

Monday, March 25, 2024

Holi is a Hindu festival that celebrates the Festival of Colors, Love, and Spring. Wishing a happy Holi to all who celebrate this joyous occasion!

Monday, March 25, 2024
National Medal of Honor Day

National Medal of Honor Day recognizes those who have received the highest military award for valor. Since its creation in 1861, only 3,517 members of the armed forces have achieved…

Sunday, March 24, 2024

Once registered, I-PASS stickers are immediately ready to use on the Illinois Tollway, and within 24 hours on the Chicago Skyway or other E-ZPass roadways. Learn more here.

Saturday, March 23, 2024
Illinois Community Colleges

36 of the state’s community colleges saw an increase in their student headcount from spring 2023 to spring 2024. Learn more here.

Friday, March 22, 2024
Illinois History

On this day in 1872, the Illinois General Assembly passed a law providing that no person could be excluded from any occupation, profession, or employment because of sex. Learn more…

Thursday, March 21, 2024
National Farm Rescuer Day

National Farm Rescuer Day is dedicated to the farmers who help those in need. Whether it be through natural disaster, sickness, or injury, Farm Rescuers support their fellow farmers in…

Wednesday, March 20, 2024
National SBDC Day

Today is National SBDC Day, which recognizes the impact of Small Business Development Centers across the country. SBDCs provide resources and tools for aspiring business owners and support current businesses…