An area church will mark its 50th anniversary this weekend, in celebration of a merger that took place in the 1960’s.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cardinal Francis George, a vigorous defender of Roman Catholic orthodoxy who played a key role in the church’s response to the clergy sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 78.
An area organization operating in 10 Illinois Counties is saving state money while helping those in need.
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 28-year-old Burlington man has been slain and a suspect has been caught in Illinois.