SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Top Illinois Republicans are requesting that the State Board of Elections grant an extension to a group gathering signatures to take the political mapmaking process away from lawmakers.
CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama’s Homeland Security chief will visit Illinois Friday as part of the administration’s immigration reform push.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Citizens Utility Board and the city of Chicago are asking the Illinois Commerce Commission to investigate whether alternative electricity suppliers are misleading consumers into paying too much.
Knoxville Police were called to the community’s City Hall around eight o’clock this morning to a report of a break-in.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Cook County Jail inmate has filed a lawsuit alleging that for much of the time he was locked up he was denied, food, water and was forced to sleep on the floor.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois voters could register to vote on Election Day, have more time to cast early ballots and not be required to bring photo identification to vote early under a plan state lawmakers have approved.
BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — The assembly line at the Chrysler plant in Belvidere is up and running again after being shut down when an industrial accident at an area parts supplier halted deliveries.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a plan into law that guarantees a higher percentage of state grant money be set aside for early education.
Raymond E. Meece, 90, of Oneida, formerly of Galesburg, died at 3:03 p.m. Monday, June 9, 2014 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.