LINCOLN, Ill. (AP) — An Abraham Lincoln museum has reopened at a new location at Lincoln College.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Nearly 400 people gathered in a suburban Chicago church to honor the father and son killed last week at a hospital in Afghanistan.
CHICAGO (AP) — Four people have been killed and at least 31 have been wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend _ the third weekend in a row in which more than 30 people suffered gunshot wounds.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A journalist in residence at the conservative Illinois Policy Institute is appealing a federal court’s tossing out of his lawsuit claiming legislative leaders wrongly denied him a media credential.
Knox yesterday cut a ribbon on a new high tunnel growing structure — similar to a greenhouse — on the Knox Campus, near Academy and Berrien Streets. It’s the first of two high tunnel structures going up.
Galesburg’s history has so much to do with the railroad, and a local historian says a sport that will be in the national spotlight next weekend was practiced in town, thanks in part to the railroad.
Historian Rex Cherrington says a year after the railroad came to town in the 1850’s, a horse racing track was formed, but it was small — in that only one horse was taken around the track for harness racing at a time.
CHICAGO (AP) — Meteorologists say Illinois could close out the weekend windy and likely rainy but may be spared the kind of violent weather that may hit other parts of the Midwest.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Ameren Illinois is seeking a more than $206 million rate hike to help pay for upgrades to its electricity power grid.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois health officials are planning two public hearings on proposed rules affecting patients who want to use medical marijuana.