The Illinois state sales tax holiday will end at the close of the business day on Aug. 14.
Joliet area residents are noticing the variations in gas prices, even on different sides on the same town. Two economics professors explain why.
America’s hiring boom continued last month as employers added a surprising 528,000 jobs despite raging inflation and rising anxiety about a recession
Senate Democrats say they have reached an accord on changes to their marquee economic legislation, clearing the major hurdle to pushing one of President Joe Biden’s leading election-year priorities through the chamber in coming days
During a 35th anniversary event for the DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation, area leaders said jobs and economic growth since 2020 far outpace trends dating back decades, due in part to county rebranding efforts and development in the city's south side.
The price Kane County residents pay at the pump for gas is likely going to increase again, said NIU economics professor Carl Campbell, after a federal announcement Tuesday that the U.S. will halt oil imports from Russia in retaliation for its invasion of Ukraine.
The price DeKalb County residents pay at the pump for gas is likely going to increase again, said NIU economics professor Carl Campbell, after a federal announcement Tuesday that the U.S. will halt oil imports from Russia in retaliation for its invasion of Ukraine.
U.S. employers stepped up hiring in January, adding 467,000 jobs despite a wave of omicron inflections that sickened millions of workers, kept many consumers at home and left businesses from restaurants to manufacturers short-staffed
The nation’s gross domestic product — its total output of goods and services — expanded 5.7% in 2021. It was the strongest calendar-year growth since a 7.2% surge in 1984.
Congresswoman-elect argues for $2,000 relief checks
Jobless rates last month across the Sauk Valley increased by fewer than half a percentage point