CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has approved several laws aimed at increasing boater safety on a holiday weekend that many Illinois residents are spending on lakes and rivers.
CHICAGO (AP) — Firefighters have rescued three people who were trapped for several hours in an elevator that was stuck at a hotel in Chicago.
David “Gene” Clark, age 74 of Dahinda, Illinois passed away Thursday, July 03, 2014, at Marigold Care Center, Galesburg, Illinois.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Officials in St. Clair County want to demolish a house near Belleville that’s become a neighborhood nuisance _ as soon as they can capture dozens of feral cats living there.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lance Lynn bounced back from his worst start of the season with 6 2-3 scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals placed consecutive two-out RBI doubles just out of right fielder Giancarlo Stanton’s reach in a three-run sixth of a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
West Nile Virus activity isn’t as high as it has been in past years, but it’s still pretty close to the area.
CHICAGO (AP) — Customs officers seized a cache of jewelry from an alleged smuggler worth nearly $700,000 at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.