Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity http://tspr.org en "Poaching" Not In Blueprint For Illinois Job Growth http://tspr.org/post/poaching-not-blueprint-illinois-job-growth <div style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: 13px;"><p>Illinois' economy was slow to feel the effects of the Great Recession, and has been slow to recover from it. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:19:01 +0000 Hannah Meisel 55942 at http://tspr.org "Poaching" Not In Blueprint For Illinois Job Growth Colchester Homeowners to Get Grant Money http://tspr.org/post/colchester-homeowners-get-grant-money <p>Thanks to a state grant, one part of Colchester might soon look a good deal better. Mon, 20 May 2013 20:52:58 +0000 Scott Stuntz 34112 at http://tspr.org Colchester Homeowners to Get Grant Money New Data Shows Higher Incomes in the Tri States http://tspr.org/post/new-data-shows-higher-incomes-tri-states <p>Recent numbers indicate the economy might be picking up steam in the tri states.<br>The Illinois Department&nbsp; of Commerce and Economic Opportunity reports per capita personal income in McDonough county rose five-percent…and it increased seven-percent in Hancock County. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 19:19:18 +0000 Scott Stuntz 25368 at http://tspr.org New Data Shows Higher Incomes in the Tri States Galesburg Trade Delegation to Indonesia http://tspr.org/post/galesburg-trade-delegation-indonesia <p>Mayor Sal Garza, Global Strategies Director Gary Camarano, and representatives from 10-12 of the region’s companies will take part in a trade mission to Indonesia.</p><p>Most of them will begin the trip on Monday, December 3. Garza will join them a day later after overseeing the December 3 city council meeting. Aldermen will be asked that night to approve the city’s 2013 budget.</p><p>Garza has a couple goals for the trip.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 22:00:45 +0000 Rich Egger 24100 at http://tspr.org Galesburg Trade Delegation to Indonesia Students Studying Wind Power http://tspr.org/post/students-studying-wind-power <p>Winds farms are dotting the landscape across Illinois, and now wind energy is working its way into school curriculum.<br />&nbsp;<br />A new Illinois Wind Energy Program is being offered in three Central Illinois school&nbsp; districts, including <a href="http://cubahs.weebly.com/" target="_blank">Cuba Middle-Senior High</a> in Fulton County. The program is free of charge through the <a href="http://www.ildceo.net/dceo" target="_blank">Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity</a>.<br /> Sun, 19 Feb 2012 21:44:09 +0000 Rich Egger 10479 at http://tspr.org Students Studying Wind Power