NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois State University senior who planned to miss commencement to help honor an in-law celebrating her own college graduation has received a private send-off from the school’s president.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The CEO of a foundation devoted to medical issues will be the speaker at the University of Illinois’ spring commencement.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate has unanimously approved a measure that would name a section of a state highway after seven brothers who served in World War II.
CHICAGO (AP) — A project meant to throw a spotlight on a sometimes less-heralded stretch of Chicago’s iconic Michigan Avenue is heading into a second full summer.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Champaign officials say they expect to recover most of the more than half-million dollars it lost through an investment fund that is the subject of an investigation.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Health advocates in central Illinois are celebrating a decline in births to teenage mothers in Macon County.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago street gang member who was dismissed from a high-paying Illinois Department of Corrections job, but later reinstated, was awarded back pay.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois Army National Guard staff sergeant has been arrested on aggravated criminal sexual abuse charges.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the Federal Aviation Administration will expedite a review of how airport noise is measured.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ Democratic House speaker says he’s scheduling a vote on Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposal to allow employees to opt out of unions.