UPDATED 12:32pm The Galesburg Education Association says despite published reports to the contrary, they are NOT filing a lawsuit against the Galesburg School District, while the administration says it’s still a legal matter.
The Galesburg Education Association held their second news conference in as many days today — this time, to dispute a published report that suggested the GEA was filing a lawsuit against District 205.
As the Galesburg teachers strike continues, many students who depend on the schools to get their meals found themselves without lunch.
A Mattoon, Illinois man faces serious felony charges in Knox County after a search at the Galesburg Amtrak Depot almost a month ago.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois State Board of Elections is meeting to certify the Nov. 4 ballot.
BURBANK, Ill. (AP)–Overnight rains have flooded street after street in parts of Chicago’s southwest suburbs, stranding cars, inundating basements and yards and forcing some to get around in row boats and kayaks.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois’ lieutenant governor is facilitating the donation of hundreds of books to Springfield schools.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–A 25-year-old Rockford man left paralyzed from the waist down after a fatal crash has been booked into the Winnebago County Jail.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Villa Park in suburban Chicago has been awarded a $432,000 federal grant to purchase vehicles for its fire department.