SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Springfield child welfare organization has put its chief executive officer on paid administrative leave after state officials reinstated a ban on new admissions to the facility, citing child safety.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The attorney for the former director of an Illinois agency in charge of a troubled anti-violence program says his client will testify before a legislative panel next week.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois House panel has set a hearing to look into Speaker Michael Madigan’s proposal to separate the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.
EAST PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Central College has broken ground on a $7.5 million sustainability center in East Peoria.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars for beating a man to death with a board.
EAST PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Illinois will spend roughly $360,000 to modernize traffic signals on state roads in East Peoria.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is set to pay tribute to the state’s agriculture industry during the upcoming Illinois-Purdue football game.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says the Department of Justice has set aside $19 million for various justice-system programs in Illinois, including one providing assistance to crime victims and to reduce recidivism rates.
CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is headed home to Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man charged with mailing threats of rapes, killings, bombings and beheadings to Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus will get a chance to make his case for being eligible for bond.