SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Cyclists with flats or mechanical hitches will soon be able to rack up their bikes at a series of small repair stations that will dot bike trails and parks around Illinois’ capital.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago suburb plans to launch a pesticide-free parks program with a local business.
CHICAGO (AP) — An interfaith service, visitation and prayer vigil are planned as the Archdiocese of Chicago continues to mourn the death of Cardinal Francis George.
CHICAGO (AP) — Two influential hospital organizations in Illinois are planning to merge into one entity by the end of the year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — County clerks in the congressional district of former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock say they’re scrambling to comply with a new Illinois voting law ahead of a primary election vote to replace him.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — A 24-year-old northern Illinois woman has been sentenced to six years in prison for her role in a man’s 2011 heroin overdose death.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed against the Chicago Police Department contends officers have routinely violated the constitutional rights of minority residents who have not committed any crime.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Art Institute of Chicago is receiving a major gift of contemporary art, including works by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Jasper Johns and Jeff Koons.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP), — Legislation extending Illinois’ medical marijuana program beyond 2017 has passed the Illinois House despite some recent opposition from Gov. Bruce Rauner.