Posts Tagged: GLCEDC Media

Woodland getting ahead of the game

STREATOR — Recent years have seen the job market trend increasingly toward careers requiring skills in computation, engineering and manufacturing, and the desire for education to meet those demands has expressed itself in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics academic discipline. And Woodland High School is putting itself ahead of the curve, becoming the first […]

STEM Comes to Life in Woodland Classrooms

Woodland instructor Hannah Cox’s students are learning about things they don’t necessarily get to see in an everyday math or chemistry classroom. Since the beginning of the school year, students have worked with greenhouses, wind energy, model rockets, model towers and skyscrapers, among other items. With the help of the community, Woodland Unit 5 has […]

OSF and BCBSIL Reach Agreement

November 22, 2017 OSF HealthCare – Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Peoria, IL – November 22, 2017) – OSF HealthCare has reached an agreement with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) to ensure patients have uninterrupted access to extensive high quality, in-network, medical care and services, including pediatric, neurologic, and cardiovascular care. All […]

Dist 429’s Curriculum Moving Full STEAM Ahead

November 15, 2017 Pontiac Daily Leader [CLICK to read entire article]

City of Fairbury Approves Property Tax Abatement for BMCH Properties

October 19, 2017 Pontiac Daily Leader [CLICK to read entire article]

ComEd Recognized as One of the Top 10 Utilities for Economic Development

CHICAGO (September 11, 2017) Site Selection magazine has named ComEd to its annual list of Top 10 Utilities in Economic Development for 2017. The magazine cites ComEd’s 17 direct-involvement project “wins” in 2016. It also noted the anticipated $1.6 billion in projected capital investments creating 6,170 jobs across the 400 municipalities and 25 counties ComEd […]

Kinzinger Feels Failed Health Plan Misunderstood

August 10, 2017 Pontiac Daily Leader [CLICK to read entire article]

Kinzinger Feels Failed Health Plan Misunderstood

August 10, 2017Pontiac Daily Leader [CLICK to read entire article]

GLCEDC audio 08-09-2017 WJEZ

WJEZ 98.9 FM: Adam Dontz, GLCEDC and Ryan McGuckin, Superintendent of Woodland CUSD #5, speak about a grant from the GLCEDC to help fund STEM classes.(August 9, 2017)