Illinois is a proper noun. Illinois is (1) the Algonquian language of the Illinois and Miami peoples, (2) a Midwest state in north-central United States, (3) a member of the Algonquian people formerly of Illinois and regions to the west.
The following articles provide more information about the proper noun Illinois.
The state capital of Illinois is Springfield. Learn about Illinois state government agencies, operations, and services. Find information about living, traveling, and working in Illinois.
The University of Illinois began as Illinois Industrial University in 1867. In 1885 it became one of the original Land-Grant State Universities. The University has the largest public university library in the country. There are approximately 42,000 total students enrolled, 88% from Illinois and almost 3000 faculty, including 21 Nobel prize winners and 20 Pulitzer prize winners.
Learn about rural, suburban, and urban real estate markets in Illinois. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Illinois real estate resources on this page.
The University of Illinois at Chicago was formed in 1982. Today there are about 25,000 students at UIC, making it the largest University in the Chicago area. There are more than 2000 faculty members. Besides the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, UIC has Colleges of Applied Health, Art and Architecture, Business Administration, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, Social Work, and more.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of Illinois. An interactive Illinois map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
This official guide to the City of Chicago features information about city agencies and services. Read about the Chicago city government, and learn about visiting and living in the city of Chicago, Illinois.
DePaul, located in Chicago, was founded in 1898 by the Congregation of the Mission religious community and remains the nation's largest private Catholic University in the country. There are over 23,000 students and 1521 faculty members. It has been ranked #1 in the Happy Students category by the Princeton Review. Application procedures and more information about the school are available online.
Indiana is the 38th largest state in the USA, bounded by the states of Kentucky, Ohio, Illinois, and Michigan. Visit this site to learn more about Indiana, and view printable maps of Indiana.
Iowa is the 23rd largest state in the United States, bordered by Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, South Dakota, and Nebraska. Visit this site to learn more, and find printable maps of Iowa.
Missouri is the 18th largest USA state, bordered by Iowa, Arkansas, Kentucky, Kansas, Illinois, Tennessee, Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Visit this site to learn more about Missouri and find printable maps of the state.
Wisconsin is the 25th largest USA state, bounded by Lake Superior to the north, Illinois to the south, Minnesota and Iowa to the west, and Lake Michigan and the state of Michigan to the east.
CDW, located in Illinois, was founded in 1984. It is a provider of technology products and services for business, government, and education. CDW offers both items for sale and also leasing options. Their staff is knowledgeable about bandwidth, telephony, storage, security, power, network design, and software licensing. The website contains information about products and how to contact CDW.
Published by the editors of the Chicago Tribune, this online portal features editorial and advertising content that is intended for a Chicago, Illinois audience. Sections include News, Business, Sports, A&E, Lifestyles, Opinion, Real Estate, Cars, and Jobs.
Choose Chicago is the official destination marketing organization for Chicago, Illinois. Their mission is to bring regional, national and international business and leisure visitors to Chicago for the economic benefit of the City, the community and their members. Choose Chicago is a private, nonprofit organization that is responsible for marketing the greater Chicago area as a business and leisure visitor destination.
In 1983, the National Remodelers Association and the National Home Improvement Council joined to establish the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), which now has chapters nationwide and has enjoyed sizeable growth since its formation. In 2000, NARI moved its national headquarters to Des Plaines, Illinois. NARI strives to advance and promote the remodeling industry's professionalism, product, and public purpose.
The following articles provide recent Illinois-related news.
Illinois could reduce the number of people killed each year by gun violence by implementing ten policies supported by available research, according to a new report.
Science Daily. Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 13:02:45 EST.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) - A Republican in the Illinois General Assembly says all elected officials in the state should be required to wear body cameras while conducting government business. Rep. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 06:02:59 -0500.
The governor of Illinois vowed on Tuesday to seek tighter gun control measures after learning the man who shot five co-workers dead last week was wrongly granted a firearms permit but never forced to surrender his weapon.
Reuters. Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 03:53:58 -0500.
A "disgruntled" employee, who fatally shot five people and wounded five officers at an Illinois warehouse, severely beat a woman years ago in a domestic violence incident that turned him into a criminal - and should have kept ...
New Zealand Herald. Sunday, 17 Feb 2019 10:35:26 +1200.
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