A report from Illinois lawmakers has found that state university and community college presidents have enjoyed lavish perks, some worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, that aren’t always disclosed to taxpayers.
After being unsigned by the Dallas Cowboys and Kansas City Chiefs during their NFL rookie minicamps, former Belleville West and Northwest Missouri State cornerback Travis Manning found a home with the Green Bay Packers.
Driving down Lebanon Avenue to Cross Street through Shiloh, you won’t just see American Flags displayed for Memorial Day, but high visibility yellow and orange flags to mark the recent progress by Memorial Hospital to connect its campus under construction in Shiloh to its Belleville campus hub.
Starting next week, the Cottages at Cathedral Square in downtown Belleville will have an “official” waiting list for low-income residents 62 or older who want to live in the $8 million housing development.
The statewide student assessment test known as the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers will return next year with a shorter and simpler format, to improve the testing process for both students and educators, according to school officials.