CHICAGO (AP) — A highway interchange near downtown Chicago has been named for former Mayor Jane Byrne.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Two men have been sentenced to 30-year prison terms after they pleaded guilty to a felony home invasion in Decatur last year.
The GHS Silver Streaks Football team fell in their home opener at the new Van Dyke Field to the Alleman Pioneers tonight 16-6. Both teams now stand 1-1 for the season. The Streaks will play again next Friday at United Township.
This weekend marks the end of the summer with a number of parties and opportunities to have a good time.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy police detective’s decision to take another look at an unexplained death led to a first-degree murder charge this week against a former prosecutor and one-time University of Illinois football standout.
ALSIP, Ill. (AP) — A monument has been dedicated at a suburban Chicago cemetery that was the site of grave desecration scandal uncovered in 2009.
Mary Ellen Larson, 87, of Galesburg, died at 12:05 p.m. Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Heartland Health Care, Galesburg.