The Galesburg City Council has signed off on a plan to move to the east the new Carl Sandburg statue in the city’s public square or Central Park area.
During the regular Knoxville City Council meeting Monday, what was meant to be a report turned into a request.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A lawyer for a Chicago couple charged in federal court with stealing more than $3 million in Illinois state grant money says Leon Dingle Jr. trusted his bookkeeper who is to blame for the fraud.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawyers for a Chicago couple charged with stealing $3.4 million in taxpayer money intended for use on public-health programs are to address a federal criminal jury.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The city of Rockford says it has reached a $1.1 million settlement with the estate of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot inside a church-run daycare by two white police officers in 2009.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has retired from the Naval Reserve, ending a 23-year military career.
OAK PARK, Ill. (AP) — Officials say nearly 600 students in a suburban Chicago elementary school district have missed school because of illness.
CHICAGO (AP) — State officials say anyone who collected unemployment insurance this year can sign up to be notified when a tax form needed to complete state and federal tax returns is available.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Wesleyan University’s president says he plans to retire at the end of July.