Before the barbecues, and massive parties started residents of Cameron gathered yesterday afternoon at the local cemetery.
CHICAGO (AP) –A newspaper is reporting that Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration chose a Chicago social service provider in 2010 to distribute millions of dollars in anti-violence money even though serious questions had been raised about the way it was handling money.
CHICAGO (AP)–Authorities say a Chicago man was killed when a commercial coffee machine he was setting up toppled onto him near a park.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–Visitors to a memorial for men who left Illinois’ Winnebago County to fight and die in Vietnam will now be able to see what those veterans looked like on this Memorial Day.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois legislators will return to the Capitol for their final week of the spring session with much of the heavy lifting still to do.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP)–A suburban Chicago police commander says a track coach who was struck in the head with a 12-pound shot put during a track and field event last week is expected to recover.
Four Knox College students and KCCDD teamed up for a study that KCCDD CEO Mark Rudolph was particular interested in.
CHICAGO (AP)–Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration is reacting to a Marion Democrat’s proposal to jump-start hydraulic fracturing in Illinois after complaints from industry groups.