SureWerx Expands in the US and Centralizes Operations

  • October 30, 2017
  • Carol Gieske

SureWerx USA enters the American industrial, construction and automotive aftermarket industries as a one-stop-shop supplier
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Third Annual Expo Connects U-46 Academic Courses with Careers

  • October 17, 2017
  • Terry Gajewski

An all-female competitive engine teardown team, healthcare demonstrations and culinary displays - and tastings - were among the many top draws at Explore 2017: A U-46 Community, Curriculum, and Career Expo at Elgin Community College. At least 2,000 students and family members attended the third annual expo Saturday, the largest crowd to date.
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State Report Names School District U-46 a Bright Spot of Future Investment

  • September 22, 2017
  • Terry Gajewski

The non-profit lender and public policy group IFF named School District U-46 a `Bright Spot for Future Investment,’ in a report released last week. Findings of the report will be part of a Monday IFF panel discussion in Chicago among state and education advocates and leaders, including Chief Executive Officer Tony Sanders.
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ComEd Recognized as One of the Top 10 Utilities for Economic Development

  • September 19, 2017
  • Carol Gieske

ComEd Recognized as One of the Top 10 Utilities for Economic Development Industry-leading publication recognizes ComEd’s capital investments and job creation in northern Illinois 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 serves in northern Illinois. There were an additional nearly 40,000 new indirect jobs reported by the utility’s regional economic development organization partners as a result of these efforts.
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