Nov. 3, 2021 SEAC Ramón Colón-López, Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, visited Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, Nov. 1, 2021, for a two-day tour. During his visit, Colón-López met with senior leaders from the 375th Air Mobility Wing and U.S. Transportation Command and […]

Childcare problems still linger in Illinois

(The Center Square) – The reopening of Illinois’ public schools for in-person education has become a struggle between districts hoping to curb the documented learning loss of their students forced into virtual education and teacher unions who say their members will die if they’re sent back into classrooms. Stuck in the middle are families who, […]

Illinois, Michigan join forces to stop Asian carp invasion

(The Center Square) – Illinois and Michigan joined forces to stop the Asian carp species from invading the Great Lakes. Michigan made $8 million available to help Illinois sponsor the design of the Brandon Road Ecosystem Project to 30% of completion, according to a news release from the Illinois Governor’s Office. The U.S. Army Corps […]