CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County Clerk David Orr says 120 same-sex couples converted civil unions to marriages Monday as a new state law took effect.
CHICAGO (AP) — Imprisoned Illinois ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is on track to be released from federal prison earlier than first expected because of his completion of a drug or alcohol treatment program.
CHICAGO (AP) — The issue of same-sex marriage has taken center stage in the race for Illinois governor as gay couples statewide are taking their vows.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a Chicago charter school operator with defrauding investors.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois election officials say a group that supports eight-year term limits on legislators appears to have enough signatures to let voters decide on the issue in November.
Robert N. Adcock, 83, of Galesburg, died at 3:15 a.m. Saturday, May 31, 2014 at home.
Roy R. Drasites, 97, of Little Swan Lake, Avon, Ill. died at 7:58 a.m. Friday, May 30, 2014 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.
Linda J. Boynton, age 65, of Galesburg, Illinois died on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at her home in Galesburg, Illinois.
The Galesburg High School boys track team finished seventh in the IHSA 2A State Track Finals at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston on Saturday.