GRAYSLAKE, Ill. (AP) — A 36-foot-high electronic sign at the gates of the Lake County Fairgrounds will be ready for the opening of the annual festival on July 29.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A man being held on $3 million bond in the Lake County jail will go to trial in September on charges he killed a North Chicago man in 2009.
LANARK, Ill. (AP) — A company in northwestern Illinois has developed a device for rescuing workers trapped in grain bins.
ALTON, Ill. (AP) — The recent death of a 43-year-old Alton man following a downtown beating has prosecutors considering whether to file more charges.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger is preparing for what could happen if there’s no state budget in place when the new fiscal year begins next month.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation that proponents expect to boost Illinois’ beer production is headed to the governor’s desk after passing the House.
CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of Chicago Public School teachers marched along downtown streets demanding a “fair contract” after hearing their leadership demand new revenue sources to fund it.
GLEN ELLYN, Ill. (AP) — Two College of DuPage finance officials have been put on administrative leave in the wake of an internal audit of the school’s investment practices.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago activist the Rev. Michael Pfleger says it’s now time for members of the public to turn their cellphone cameras in a new direction in effort to make their neighborhoods safer.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has voted down a property tax freeze _ one of the issues on Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s agenda.