CHATHAM, Ill. (AP) — Ameren Illinois is embarking on a 10-year $400 million overhaul of its natural gas distribution in central and southern Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The unexpected firing of 58 state workers whose jobs were improperly filled with politic considerations probably won’t end the controversy for Gov. Pat Quinn.
CHICAGO (AP) –A nonprofit consumer group is cautioning people who suffered flood damage in recent heavy rains about dishonest contractors.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) –A new butterfly garden at a historic site in Springfield will be the setting for a talk by a biologist and gardening expert.
CHICAGO (AP)–A 3-year-old Chicago boy is in critical condition after being shot in the head at a home on the city’s West Side.
CHICAGO (AP)–Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration has renewed its contract with the public relations firm that handled promotion of Get Covered Illinois in the first year of President Barack Obama’s health care law.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced it will receive more than $1.7 million to expand the Illinois Recreational Access Program.
CHICAGO (AP)–A Chicago man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for a 2009 crash that killed a woman and critically injured her young son.
CHICAGO (AP)–After hiding in Poland for years, a suspect in a fatal 2004 drunken driving crash in Chicago is being held without bond.
CHICAGO (AP)–Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a mass transit reform law intended to make the operations of transit agencies serving metropolitan Chicago more transparent and accountable.