Local school libraries to receive money from $1.9M Illinois grant

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WTVO) — An Illinois grant will mean a financial boost for stateline-area school libraries.

The $1.2 million comes from the Illinois School District Library Grant Program.

The money will be distributed across 684 school districts throughout the state.

Rockford schools will receive about $19,000.

School libraries can use the money to buy books, computers, and other educational resources.

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