DWIGHT, Ill. (AP) — The fire protection district in Dwight has been awarded a federal grant that will allow its firefighting staff to double within four years.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Two central Illinois brothers in their teens have been sentenced to decades in prison for an armed robbery during which they shot and injured two men.
GLEN ELLYN, Ill. (AP)–A bald eagle that died this week at a wildlife center in suburban Chicago had recovered last year from a gunshot wound.
GOODFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A dinner theater that operated inside a barn in central Illinois is closing just short of its 40th anniversary.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A former financial director for a suburban Chicago Islamic institution has been sentenced to five years in state prison for stealing $450,000 from his then employer.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man convicted of helping to buy more than 40 guns in Indiana and then transporting them for sale on the streets of Chicago has been sentenced to just over three years in prison.