GALESBURG, Ill. (AP) — A Galesburg school has started an anti-bullying club that wants to inspire acts of kindness.
EAST CHICAGO, Ind. (AP) — Police say a driver apparently was following GPS navigation when he drove off the ramp to a demolished bridge that had been closed since 2009, killing his wife.
NASHVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois judge has ruled that a 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash that killed four family members is now under the legal care of her half-sister.
CHICAGO (AP) — A real estate developer considering turning an old Chicago funeral home into apartments and shops is hoping location will trump the creepiness factor.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) –A tire recycling program designed to clean up neighborhoods in Peoria was so popular volunteers had to turn people away after just two hours.
LACON, Ill. (AP) — Anyone interested in buying an old 80-foot steel and concrete bridge can get one in central Illinois’ Marshall County.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — Police say they have arrested a 27-year-old knife-wielding man who broke into his mother’s home in central Illinois and tied her up in an attempted robbery.
FREEPORT, Ill. (AP) — A public defender is seeking a psychiatric evaluation for a woman facing animal cruelty charges after dozens of dead cats and dogs were found in her rural northern Illinois home.
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago-area universities are taking part in the research examining the health effects on an American astronaut spending a year in space.
LERNA, Ill. (AP) — The Lincoln Log Cabin Historic Site will commemorate the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s death with special theater performances.