DIXON, Ill. (AP) — A manufacturing company plans to expand its plant in the northern Illinois town of Dixon, adding 40 new jobs over the next three years.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The bicentennial of Illinois’ statehood is still four years away, but it’s apparently not too soon to start preparing.
CHICAGO (AP)–A 53-year-old from suburban Chicago faces federal weapons charges for allegedly trading more than 40 stolen guns to support a crack-cocaine habit.
CHICAGO (AP)–Authorities say a security guard donned a burqa to disguise himself as he stole $168,000 from a suburban Chicago ATM this week.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) –A trial date has been set for another suspect in the 2013 strangulation deaths of two men in suburban Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP)–Medical marijuana in Illinois will be encased in vaults, monitored by security guards and protected by fingerprint-recognition biometrics.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–State and local officials have broken ground on a $7 million project to build a road, rail lines and utilities to serve the future Port of East St. Louis.
URBANA, Ill. (AP)–Researchers at the University of Illinois are looking for dozens of arthritic dogs for a study examining whether a dietary supplement already used to treat humans can also help their canine cousins.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — An Alton woman has been sentenced to five and a half years in prison after pleading guilty to criminal neglect of her elderly mother.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — St. Clair County officials have charged an East St. Louis high school security guard with having sex with a minor.