PROPHETSTOWN, Ill. (AP) — A small community in northwestern Illinois has marked the first anniversary of a damaging fire.
Gerald W. “Jerry” Blundy, age 86, of Silvis, Illinois formerly of Oak Run, Galesburg, and Brimfield, Illinois died on Monday, July 14, 2014 at Lighthouse Assisted Living in Silvis, Illinois.
The Galesburg Post 285 American Legion baseball team has the day off, after scoring a pair of convincing wins on opening day at the District 15 postseason tournament.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Helping send Derek Jeter out a winner in his last All-Star game appearance, Mike Trout drove in two runs with a triple and a double to lead the American League past the National League 5-3 on Tuesday night.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Derek Jeter was a big hit from the start in his final All-Star game.
A Connecticut man can stand trial on charges of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse stemming from an incident late last month involving a 14-year-old girl.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cardinal Francis George says the Archdiocese of Chicago wants to help care for the thousands of immigrant children gathering at the U.S. border with Mexico.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn says Illinois will have the “strongest grant oversight” nationwide after widespread problems were identified with his 2010 anti-violence program.