Aggregated Illinois News Articles
- For The New York Yankees, Early Returns On Anthony Rizzo Are Really Good
Anthony Rizzo is off to a hot start with the Yankees through his first six games following last week's trade from the Chicago Cubs.
By Larry Fleisher, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 05 Aug 2021 08:00:00 -0400.
- Chicago house DJ Paul Johnson dies at 50 from COVID complications
Chicago house music DJ, producer and legend Paul Johnson died from complications of COVID Wednesday morning, his agency said in a statement.
Wls. ABC News. Thu, 05 Aug 2021 03:31:07 +0000.
- Illinois school mask mandate to take effect immediately in K-12 schools, daycares, Pritzker says
Gov. JB Pritzker announced a statewide school mask mandate Wednesday afternoon as the delta variant spreads in Illinois.
Craig Wall. ABC News. Thu, 05 Aug 2021 03:28:51 +0000.
- Illinois Gov. Pritzker introduces mask mandate for schools as Covid cases surge
Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker announced a mask mandate from preschool through high school at a news conference on Wednesday.
CNBC. Thu, 05 Aug 2021 00:31:55 GMT.
- Pritzker mask mandate for Illinois schools unlikely to quell COVID-19 battles at suburban districts
Gov. J.B. Pritzker's mask mandate for all K-12 students in Illinois is unlikely to quell debate at local school board meetings, some of which have devolved into name-calling and shouting matches.
Karen Ann Cullotta. Chicago Tribune. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 23:36:48 +0000.
- Foo Fighters, Modest Mouse And Radkey Close Out Lollapalooza 2021
Radkey, Modest Mouse, Foo Fighters and more closed out Lollapalooza 2021 in Chicago's Grant Park.
By Jim Ryan, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 17:44:38 -0400.
- Pittsburgh investment firm launches spinout company
AquaTherm uses Chicago-area company's technology to recover water from gas streams.
Patty Tascarella. American City Business Journals. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 19:27:21 +0000.
- Watch live: Gov. Pritzker provides update on COVID-19 in Illinois
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker provides an update on COVID-19. Watch live here.
Chicago Tribune. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 19:16:33 +0000.
- Camping app acquired by Chicago tech firm
A Chicago tech firm that owns a suite of outdoor adventure apps has added another travel startup to its portfolio.
Jim Dallke. American City Business Journals. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 18:58:46 +0000.
- Illinois woman charged after disturbing grizzly bear and three cubs
Samantha Dehring, 25, from Illinois, was charged with intentionally disturbing and photographing wildlife within 100 yards, after video footage surfaced of her standing roughly 15feet away from bear.
Daily Mail. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 18:19:53 GMT.
- With delta, is it even safe to go to music festivals or outdoor concerts? Here's what experts say
Lollapalooza welcomed thousands of people to Chicago for a four-day music festival. Attendees had to show proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test within 72 hours. But does that mean outdoor music festivals are safe?
CNBC. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 15:22:55 GMT.
- Cease blanks Royals for 6 innings, White Sox win 7-1
Dylan Cease allowed one hit in six scoreless innings, matching a season high with 11 strikeouts, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-1 on Tuesday night.
Fox News. Wed, 04 Aug 2021 12:37:26 GMT.
- Patriotic Wrestler Elated After Historic Gold Medal: 'I Freaking Love Living' in America
A Chicago-born U.S. wrestler thanked God and expressed joy at representing the United States after becoming the first African-American woman to win gold in wrestling. ...
Andrew Jose. Western Journal. Tue, 03 Aug 2021 22:13:23 +0000.
- Clippers took aim at DeMar DeRozan, but Bulls get a deal done
While the Clippers try to re-sign guard Reggie Jackson, they also negotiated with free agent DeMar DeRozan, who agrees to deal with the Chicago Bulls.
Andrew Greif. Los Angeles Times. Tue, 3 Aug 2021 17:00:32 -0400.
- Illinois man who killed mom with baseball bat and says it was accidental avoids prison
An Illinois man who beat his mother to death with a baseball bat after he mistakingly thought she was an intruder will serve probation and community service in exchange for a guilty plea.
Louis Casiano. Fox News. Tue, 03 Aug 2021 20:27:13 GMT.
Illinois Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Illinois as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||12,801,539||-0.29|
|July 1, 2015||12,839,047||-0.22|
|July 1, 2014||12,867,544||-0.09|
|July 1, 2013||12,879,505||0.07|
|July 1, 2012||12,870,798||0.08|
|July 1, 2011||12,860,012||0.14|
|July 1, 2010||12,841,578|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Illinois was 12,830,632.
In 2008, the estimated population of Illinois was 12,901,563, whereas
in 2006, the population of Illinois was about 12,759,673.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Illinois' demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Illinois
web page. For maps of Illinois,
visit this Illinois Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Springfield, Illinois.
Illinois newspaper publishers
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addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
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