Trades apprentices pursuing the skills for good-paying jobs sometimes run into financial barriers when it comes to acquiring tools, work boots and other items they need to move forward.
A Jared Kushner-led team of volunteers tasked with procuring much needed supplies during the pandemic were encouraged to prioritize assistance…
DECATUR — Marley Schoneman already knows what career she'd like to pursue and is preparing now.
DECATUR — Caleb Taylor is a third-generation union laborer and loves what he does, and loves to tell kids about it.
DECATUR – About a week before the American Softball Association's men's state tournament at Rotary Park, the Decatur Park District and Decatur…
PEWAUKEE, Wis. — President Donald Trump is making the case for more apprenticeships to match workers with millions of open jobs, invoking the …
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ROCKFORD — Three years ago, Kenyatte Moore was unemployed and rarely ate vegetables, but a community garden helped him change both.
DECATUR – Mary's Garden, with its colorful sunflowers, zinnias and petunias, is more than eye candy for motorists on Lake Shore Drive.
DECATUR — A select group of workers in the Decatur area are taking advantage of training programs for trades that can open long-range career paths.