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Rauner signs fiscal year ’15 budget bill, cuts University funding $15 million

Rauner signs fiscal year ’15 budget bill, cuts University funding $15 million

By Maggie Sullivan

March 27, 2015

Gov. Bruce Rauner signed the 2015 fiscal year budget bills concerning appropriations and finance Thursday. The bills, which take effect immediately, cut University funding by 2.25 percent - $15 million - for the upcoming fiscal year, set to begin July 1. “As promised, we are eliminating a $1.6 billion deficit ...

Talking Heads cover band to play The Canopy Club

Talking Heads cover band to play The Canopy Club

May 1, 2014

On Friday night, Canopy Club will host This Must Be The Band, a Talking Heads cover band from Chicago. This Must Be The Band, headed by lead guitar and vocalist Charlie Otto, was formed back in 2007 through a series of Craigslist inquiries for band mates and, perhaps, some forces of fate.  Friday ni...