SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has launched an effort that will spend millions of dollars on state park improvements.
CHICAGO (AP) — The parents of Hadiya Pendleton, the high school student gunned down in a Chicago park last year, have formed a nonprofit organization to combat gun violence across the nation.
CHICAGO (AP) — A vascular surgeon who gained national and international acclaim as one of the pioneers in organ transplantation has died at the age of 87.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk is calling for accelerated access to doctors for veterans facing extreme wait times for treatment within the Veterans Affairs system.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — David Djovakpor says he felt like he was “born new” when he took an oath to become a U.S. citizen.
The intention is to keep operations continuing as normal at Sandburg Mall in Galesburg.
It’s been a year long process and it’s technically not even close to complete. But a survey put together by the Galesburg Youth Commission is finally available on the City of Galesburg’s website.
CARLYLE, Ill. (AP) — A Damiansville man is accused in connection with a hit-and-run vehicle wreck that killed a 23-year-old pedestrian.
WILMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A lake southwest of Chicago has been closed to the public after officials discovered that virtually all of the fish in it did not survive the long, brutal winter.