CHICAGO (AP) – An anti-violence program backed by some of Chicago’s largest businesses has awarded nearly $2 million in grants to community groups working in violent neighborhoods.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) –Southern Illinois University’s governing board is weighing whether to increase fees.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) – A jobless Washington state restaurant worker suspected of a multistate string of bank robberies appears ready to resolve holdups in at least three of the states.
ALTON, Ill. (AP) – MERS Goodwill officials in Alton say they are trying to determine who may have left $2,350 in the pocket of clothing donated to the organization recently.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Joliet-based company that provides school-bus services plans to lay off more than 300 employees by the end of June.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State lawmakers have advanced legislation that revises a proposal to overhaul the way Illinois schools receive funding.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has denied a request by a former Illinois state representative to expand his home confinement to include use of his patio.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A measure that would allow children with epilepsy to use medical marijuana is advancing in the Illinois Legislature.
Trains won’t have to stop blowing their whistles when traveling in Galesburg through the Chillicothe rail subdivision just yet.