NORMAL – The non-profit organization Americans for Prosperity partnered with State Representatives Dan Brady and Randy Frese to host a town hall meeting discussing Governor J.B. Pritzker’s proposed graduated income tax system Tuesday night. Illinois currently has a flat income tax meaning all residents, regardless of income, are taxed at a rate of 4.95 percent. […]
On this week’s Tea Time, Brandon and Pat spill all the gossip on Kim Kardashian West’s newest pursuit on becoming a lawyer, Lori Loughlin’s legal troubles, and Taylor Swift’s music tease.
By: Bri Bradley Billie Eilish is a seventeen-year-old superstar. Billie recorded her first song “Ocean Eyes” when she was fourteen-years-old and it has accumulated over 267 million streams on Spotify as of April 2019. Billie Eilish’s debut EP, Don’t Smile At Me, was released in August 2017, is certified gold, and has caused her to […]
NORMAL – After four seasons as the Head Coach of Redbird Swimming, ISU Athletics announced that Scott Cameron is stepping down from the position. ISU Athletic Director Lyons made an official statement on the situation last week. “We appreciate Scott’s contributions to the swimming and diving program over the past four seasons,” said Lyons. “We wish […]
NORMAL – Illinois State University Police are preparing for the holiday this upcoming weekend as things will be busy on the roads and the campus. As Easter approaches, people are going to be traveling home as roads and highways will become extremely busy with traffic. Just as it is important to be safe and not […]
By: Logan Flesch A title describing what seem to be the only two options for young men to escape poverty and help their families and friends achieve their dreams. 2 Chainz, born Tauheed Epps, recently released Rap Or Go To The League, his first project since his 2018 EP The Play Don’t Care Who Makes […]
NORMAL – Illinois State University launched their first ever Redbird Rising campaign this year in hopes to fundraise $150 million dollars in pursuit of elevating university resources. ISU Director of Donor relations and Stewardship Jamie Wood expresses that the University’s alumni have bought onto ISU’s purpose. “It really speaks to how well the university is doing. […]
NORMAL – Illinois State football will wrap up spring practice on Saturday when the Redbirds host the Kids Football Fest for Reggie’s Kids Club members at Hancock Stadium. Registration will begin at 10 a.m, followed by the program starting at 10:30 a.m. and lasting till noon. This event is free and open to all Reggie’s […]
NORMAL – AsiaConnect is a university association of faculty and staff members with a focus on promoting Asian cultures and supporting Asian staff, faculty and students here at Illinois State. This week, AsiaConnect has been hosting events everyday to promote, share, and inform Illinois State students of Asian heritage and culture. Some events included the […]
This week Patrick and Brandon spill the tea on drama involving Taylor Swift, Solange dropping out of the Coachella lineup, and Felicity Huffman’s legal troubles.