CHICAGO (AP) — A real estate developer considering turning an old Chicago funeral home into apartments and shops is hoping location will trump the creepiness factor.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) –A tire recycling program designed to clean up neighborhoods in Peoria was so popular volunteers had to turn people away after just two hours.
LACON, Ill. (AP) — Anyone interested in buying an old 80-foot steel and concrete bridge can get one in central Illinois’ Marshall County.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — Police say they have arrested a 27-year-old knife-wielding man who broke into his mother’s home in central Illinois and tied her up in an attempted robbery.
FREEPORT, Ill. (AP) — A public defender is seeking a psychiatric evaluation for a woman facing animal cruelty charges after dozens of dead cats and dogs were found in her rural northern Illinois home.
CHICAGO (AP) — Three Chicago-area universities are taking part in the research examining the health effects on an American astronaut spending a year in space.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Jorge Soler and Chris Coghlan each hit two-run homers, Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo also connected and the Chicago Cubs beat the rival White Sox 6-3 Friday.