CPS Increases Its Budget With $125 Million For The Upcoming Year"This budget also addresses key priorities such as special education, college and career readiness and supports and services for our district's schools in our highest need areas."
Mass Transit Will Ride With More Money For Extra Rail Cars, Maintenence"This is a substantial package and this will address a substantial portion of the maintenance needs that we have in this region."
Illinois Public Housing Agencies Receive $2.7M In HUD GrantsPublic housing authorities across Illinois are receiving a combined $2.7 million in federal grants to help residents find jobs and become more financially independent.
3 Tips To Pitching Potential Investors With StyleUpon meeting with potential partners for your small business, stick to the topic of business and don’t waste too much time with small talk.
Palos Heights Catholic School May Close Due To Lack Of FundsTime appears to be running out for a southwest suburban Catholic elementary school fighting to stay open after this academic year.
Aldermen Address Concerns About COPA's Mission, FundingDuring budget hearings, some aldermen raised concerns that the city’s new police accountability agency has not been given enough money.
Community Leaders Protest For Higher Funding For CPSA coalition of community, education and labor leaders protested at City Hall Thursday for higher funding for Chicago’s Public Schools.
Get A Small Business Started With A Small BudgetWith the right planning and execution, a small business can easily get off the ground with limited funds.
Poorest Illinois School Districts May Not Stay Open Long: OfficialStudents may eventually miss classes if the battle over a new school funding formula isn’t resolved, one top official tells WBBM's Craig Dellimore.
At Issue: Crime Fighting And FundingRiverside Police Chief, Tom Weitzel, said some of the policies State’s Attorney Kim Foxx is putting in place is helping to dismantle the criminal justice system, not reform it.
How Much Of Your Small Business Should You Offer To Investors?Small business owners should not overlook the world of equity financing for funding, but be careful not to give up too much control.
RTA Worrying About State's Backlog In Public Transportation FundingThe Regional Transportation Authority is beginning to worry about its ballooning backlog in funding from the state's Public Transportation Fund -- and what it could mean for CTA, Metra and Pace riders.
Trump Administration's Budget Proposal Has Big Impact On ChicagoThe Trump Administration unveiled Thursday its initial budget proposal.
City Won't Cut Funding For Minority HIV/AIDS Care GroupsThe Emanuel Administration said it does not plan to cut funds for most providers working with African Americans with HIV and AIDS.
Managing Small Business Finances: The Importance Of A Business Plan & Avoiding PitfallsInfinity Sauces Founder John Kessler shares financial tips for entrepreneurs getting started or trying to maintain a business.