WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Waukegan’s teachers strike has resulted in a sharp rise in the number of children using the Boys and Girls Club of Lake County.
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis are debating which candidate has the best plan to create jobs and improve the lives of Illinois residents.
There’s been some major negative back lash from the final outcome of the District 205 teacher’s strike.
CHICAGO (AP)–An Illinois political reporter says he’s resigned after being put on temporary leave when Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner’s campaign accused him of having a conflict of interest.
CHICAGO (AP)–Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s choice for the city’s new treasurer is an executive with an asset-management firm.
Lee W. Vail, 99, of Monmouth, Ill. died at 3:05 P.M. Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at the Rosewood Care Center, Galesburg, Ill.
LINCOLN, Ill. (AP)–The future of an Elkhart mine, along with more than 300 jobs, will remain unclear for at least another month.
Thomas H. Rhinehart, 67, of Longmont, Colorado, formerly of Kirkwood, died Friday, September 19, 2014 at his home.