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Mar 1, 2015 | via The News-Gazette
But the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, which has oversight of the long-closed, state-built resort, is promising action this year. Now approaching 30 years of age, the 138-room resort was closed by court order in July 2009 after mold was detected in guest rooms and other parts of the resort and conference center. Comment?
Sunday Aug 23 | via Northwest Herald
CRYSTAL LAKE – The Heartland Realtor Organization in Crystal Lake recently raised $1,500 for the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance during its annual volleyball tournament. The statewide alliance tries to raise public awareness about fire safety and provides educational programs for fire departments, hospitals, nursing homes, schools, child development centers and assisted living facilities. Comment?
Saturday Aug 22 | via Illinoisreview
Illinois property taxes are now so high that they are equivalent to a second mortgage, according to a new study from the nonpartisan Tax Foundation , a Washington-based tax-research and -education center. The report, which shows the effective property-tax rates in each state, ranks Illinois as the second-highest property-tax state in the U.S. The top spot goes to New Jersey, where the effective property-tax rate is 2.38 percent, barely higher than Illinois' 2.32 percent. Comment?
Thursday Aug 20 | via Daily Herald
The strong summer housing market continued in July as home sales and median prices posted robust gains while the time it took to sell a home declined, according to the Illinois Association of Realtors. In the nine-county Chicago region, home sales, which include single-family homes and condominiums, totaled 12,384 in July, an increase of 9.6 percent from the 11,298 sales in the same month last year. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 18 | via American Reporter
Developments in the United Kingdom and Italy may ease some bon and stock market pressures, but on the eve of an emergency G-7 Finance Ministers' meeting Friday, I will provide them with a list from my money prescription pad, which, like my kids, they will likely ignore. First, how we got here, or rather the last few days of how we got here. Comment?
Saturday Aug 8 | via WTAX-AM Springfield
The Belleville News Democrat reports the housing agency received $30 million from the federal government to help those wanting to buy homes in ten Illinois counties. The housing agency says those who qualify may receive $7,500 in down-payment assistance with an interest rate that could be as low as 4.1 percent for a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage. Comment?
5 min ago | via Kirkintilloch Today
Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Based in the U-Save convenience store at 118 Kirkintilloch Road the branch had been working with auditors on some unspecified problem, according to staff. Comment?
Nov 5, 2010 | via American Reporter
Last night's election results have been "discounted" in the truest sense by not just Wall Street but by most foreign stock markets. It is a good refresher course in the fact that markets are usually anticipatory. Comment?
13 min ago | via Prince George Citizen
Celine Dion performs at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. Celine Dion performs at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. Comment?
22 min ago | via National Journal
AUSTIN, Texas-Not long ago, inner cities were riddled with crime and blight, and affluent white residents high-tailed it to the suburbs in search of better schools, safer streets, and, in some cases, fewer minority neighbors. But today, as affluent white residents return to center cities, people who have lived there for years are finding they can't afford to stay. Comment?
25 min ago | via Brandon Sun
Celine Dion performs at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Las Vegas. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau set out to build some campaign momentum Thursday with a big-ticket, multibillion-dollar infrastructure plan, which an animated Stephen Harper spent much of his day trying to tear down. Comment?
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