POLITICS & GOVT
Mayor Brandon Johnson supports a career fair in Chicago introducing over 3,000 students to skilled trades, featuring city agencies and employers, with the goal of job readiness and potential employment opportunities.
The 25th Illinois Product Expo will showcase local goods at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The event offers tastings, a limited-edition cup for early attendees, and a "$5 for 5 promotion." Over 70 vendors and local wineries will participate.
Illinois Eyes Top Movie-Making Status with $10M Investment, Boosting Chicago and Statewide Film Industry
Illinois Governor JB Pritzker has allocated $10 million in grants via the Illinois Soundstage Capital Grant Program to bolster the state’s film industry, with the aim of transforming Illinois into a major film production hub.