ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — One of two men accused of breaking into Rockford and Rockton homes and attacking the elderly residents has pleaded guilty to attempted murder and home invasion charges.
We don’t trust the Galesburg School District Administration anymore. That’s according to members of the Galesburg Education Association, who say they remain far apart from administration on various contract issues, as the strike of District-205 teachers starts its second week.
The fair and festival season is an exciting time for many, especially kids who enjoy spending the summer nights eating carnival food and going on rides.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Officials in a small town in southwestern Illinois town are trying to figure out what caused a sewer explosion that sent manhole covers flying so high they damaged power lines.
CHICAGO (AP) — Unemployment fell in all 12 Illinois metro areas in July. It was the fourth straight month of falling jobless rates across the state’s metro areas.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The first major construction work is beginning on a project to combine rail lines running through the state capital into a single corridor.