News for Community

Wednesday, June 03, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Gretchen Piper 309-682-1113, ext. 2151 GOODWILL OPENS STORES AND CONTINUES EMPLOYMENT, VETERANS AND YOUTH SERVICES Peoria, IL – June 1, 2020 – Goodwill of Central Illinois has reopened their stores with new hours and a social distancing policy. Until further notice, Goodwill’s store hours will be Monday through Sunday, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Shoppers will be ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, June 02, 2020
Galesburg Area Chamber of Commerce Announces Reopening of Office with Safety Precautions in Place  We are eager to continue serving the business community - advocating for you and providing reliable information and resources to grow your business and the Greater Galesburg area.   Here's our reopening plan:After 11 weeks of serving the area remotely, the Chamber team has returned to their ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, June 01, 2020
Ameren Illinois Offers Hardship Grants to Small Businesses and Non-profit Organizations COLLINSVILLE, IL (May 29, 2020) – Ameren Illinois announced that funding is available for small businesses and non-profits that have fallen behind on their electric bills. Under the company's COVID-19 Economic Hardship Recovery Program, one-time grants of up to $500 will be provided on a first-come, ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, May 28, 2020
GALESBURG, IL – The Galesburg Civic Art Center was notified Monday evening, that the budget bill passed by the Illinois General Assembly over the weekend, has allocated $2,000,000 to them for a major capital project through the Illinois Arts Council Agency.  The budget bill is now on Governor Pritzker’s desk, and he is expected to sign it in the weeks ahead. The bill preserves $13.3 million in ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release