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Pension legislation passes both houses

Interior of the Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield
The Illinois General Assembly approved a pension reform plan Tuesday in hopes to eliminate the state’s $100 billion pension shortfall. The House voted 62-53 in favor of the plan just minutes after the Senate approved the measure 30-24. Senate Bill…

NIU seeks public comment

NIU: Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow
Northern Illinois University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The University will host a visit March 3-5, 2014, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission…

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