ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–A former Rockford businessman is headed to federal prison after being convicted of stealing millions of dollars through a Ponzi scheme.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–A California man has been indicted in Illinois on fraud charges after allegedly passing himself off as a decorated Navy SEAL. He used the ruse to convince two charities to pay him $30,000 to secure the release of three employees who’d been kidnapped in Somalia.
CHICAGO (AP) –The Illinois House has approved legislation that would let minors with epilepsy use medical marijuana.
CHICAGO (AP)–Chicago’s U.S. prosecutor says his battle to stem violence in the city includes federal participation in a new outreach program that seeks to persuade vulnerable youth to avoid crime.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–An Illinois lawmaker says she plans to file legislation that would pay for a capital construction program with the state’s sales tax on gasoline.
The work being planned to replace a ceiling in the kitchen at the Knox County Nursing Home should end up saving taxpayers money in the long run.
The Galesburg community was once again invited to sit down with FEH architects and talked schematic design for the new library.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A task force established by the Environmental Protection Agency to curtail farmland pollution that flows into the Mississippi River has reached an agreement with 12 universities.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois man faces up to 30 years in prison after he was convicted of child pornography for making more than two dozen videos of teenage girls showering at his home.
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White’s office says he has been personally blocking attempts by a former Illinois state trooper to get his driver’s license back.