Illinois lost more residents than any other state in the most recent population estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau. The loss of an estimated 37,508 people between July 1, 2015, and July 1, 2016, is a big concern in its own right.
I've been known to get kind of worked up about who I think should -- and should not -- be in the Rock and Roll of Fame.
Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza's Twitter account tells part of the sad story of the Illinois budget impasse. A Tweet from last Monday shows the state's backlog of payables was at $11,348,292,450.40. A Tweet from one week earlier showed the backlog wa
This is always one of my favorite times of the year, but for a reason other than holiday-related celebrations and events. It's always around this time the various dictionary people let us know what new words are now officially a part of our daily language
It's just a few days before Christmas, and for many the world is spinning out of control. Relax. Take a deep breath. Think nice thoughts.