Three nursing homes in Kankakee and Iroquois counties received below-average scores from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) after the federal agency updated its nursing home rating system for consumers in April.
More than 130 Illinois public school administrators who signed witness slips in opposition to a bipartisan bill that aims to consolidate Illinois school districts make six-figure salaries, according to an analysis compiled this week.
Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.
In-state tuition and book costs for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will continue to be among the highest for schools in the Big 10 conference, despite the UI Board of Trustees' vote on Thursday to extend an in-state tuition freeze for the fifth-straight year.
River North of Bradley , a 120-bed skilled and intermediate care center in Bradley, was cited by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) for violations of the Nursing Home Care Act in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Olivet Nazarene University sports programs brought in $13,334 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the 23rd highest sports revenue of any school in Illinois that year, according to a Kankakee Times analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
In a list of the 30 most populous counties in Illinois, Kankakee County ranked No. 15 for the rate of abortions performed there in 2017, according to an Illinois Department of Public Health report issued in December, which tracks abortions performed on an annual basis.
Kankakee County accounted for 152 of the 39,329 abortions performed statewide in 2017, according to an Illinois Department of Public Health report issued in December, which tracks abortions performed on an annual basis.
Olivet Nazarene University volleyball brought in $14,742 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it among the highest-grossing volleyball programs in Illinois that year, according to a Kankakee Times analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
Illinois received a score of 72 on making key financial information accessible and understandable to the public, according to a new report from Truth in Accounting (TIA), a Chicago-based policy institute.
River North Bradley, a 120-bed skilled and intermediate care facility in Bradley, was cited by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) for violations of the Nursing Home Care Act in the third quarter of 2018.
The number of competitive Illinois state legislative races in the Nov. 6 midterm elections will be 18 more than what it was four years ago as more major-party candidates go head-to-head is districts across the state.
An annual Illinois assessment of student, school and school district performance labels more than 77 percent of K-12 schools as exemplary or commendable, even though students' academic test results appear static and sub-par in many instances
Head coaches of Kankakee Community College women’s teams earn an average of $64,466 annually – the 16th highest average salary in the state – according to a Kankakee Times analysis of federal education data.