Standardized test scores for Forest Park SD 91 elementary schools were below the county average despite spending the most of any elementary school in West Cook County, according to a report by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE).
The Regional Transportation Authority recently celebrated its 21st consecutive Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) board's Human Resources Committee will meet at 9 a.m. Friday at Stroger Hospital,1900 W. Polk St. in closed session to consider the 2016 Executive Incentive Package for CCHHS CEO Dr. John Jay Shannon.
With the 2016 open-enrollment period for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act having closed on Jan. 31, officials from the Illinois Medical District Commission (IMDC) recently reminded low-income Cook County residents of another option.
State Rep. Chris Welch (D-Maywood) received more donations from the Chicago Teachers Union than any other legislator in 2015. Will he support the power union's call to shift state school money to Chicago, away from west suburban districts he represents?
House District 7 candidate Chris Harris, a Democrat from Chicago, was happy to hear Gov. Bruce Rauner emphasize the importance of programs such as child care during his fiscal year 2017 budget address on Wednesday.
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System's (CCHHS) Audit and Compliance Committee will review the results of an internal audit at its next meeting at 8:30 a.m. Thursday in Stroger Hospital's second-floor conference room, 1900 W. Polk Street.
The Cook County Health and Hospitals System's (CCHHS) finance committee will get an update on the CountyCare program at its next meeting at 10:30 a.m. Friday in Stroger Hospital's second-floor conference room, 1900 W. Polk St.
The Forest Preserve District of Cook County Board of Commissioners' Finance Subcommittee on Litigation met Feb. 9 at the Cook County Building to consider two lawsuits being brought against the preserve district.