SHOREWOOD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Education Department is investigating claims of racial discrimination against a black student in a northwestern Illinois school district.
ROYALTON, Ill. (AP) — Members of a southern Illinois congregation have a new place of worship more than a year after their 89-year-old church was destroyed in a fire.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A dozen properties are up for sale through the city of Quincy’s redevelopment program.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Officials say thousands of veterans are qualified for burial in suburban Chicago’s closest national cemetery, but many are unaware of their federal benefits.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin’s more than three decades in Washington have helped him become one of the most powerful Democrats on Capitol Hill. It’s a position he says has helped him reap billions of dollars of federal funds and other benefits for Illinois.
A member of Galesburg’s religious community has made his second trip to Asia as part of an effort to spread a message about a problem that continues to grow in that area — but, more importantly, a solution.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Attorney General’s office is asking residents to be on the lookout for a phone scam in which callers posing as government officials attempt to get people to send money by claiming they are under criminal investigation or owe unpaid taxes to the Internal Revenue Service.
OGLESBY, Ill. (AP) — The state of Illinois has acquired 51 acres of land adjacent to Starved Rock State Park in Oglesby to provide more space for wildlife.