DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — A first-term alderman in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines has died of an apparent stroke.
GALVA – Dolores Marie Justus, 97, of Galesburg, formerly of Galva, died at 3:35 AM, Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Heartland Health Care Center in Galesburg.
GALVA – Mark J. VanDeVelde, 58, of Galva, died at 11:50 AM, Sunday, August 17, 2014 at his home.
A standout 3-sport athlete from Monmouth-Roseville High School has decided to attend Carl Sandburg College.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have put second baseman Mark Ellis on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain, retroactive to Aug. 15.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Joshua Houston struck out five in five innings, and Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West beat Pearland, Texas, 6-1, in an elimination game in the Little League World Series on Tuesday night.