JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Mark Ruffalo had a big smile on his face as he signed ticket stubs and posed for pictures at Chicagoland Speedway. A steady stream of fans approached the actor from all angles, but he made it look as if it was a small party with a bunch of old friends.
A recent audit into the finances of the Knox County Regional Office of Education turns up a finding it made the last time an audit was conducted.
The Illinois Auditor General’s Fiscal Year 2013 audit into the local R.O.E. finds that there are not sufficient internal financial controls in order to adhere with generally accepted accounting principles — especially as it relates to grant activity.
After months of planning, an agreement between a new economic development partnership and the City of Galesburg is ready to be adopted.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say a 41-year-old man has died after Chicago police used a stun gun while trying to break up a fight.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — The accidental electrocution last month of a 3-year-old Illinois boy was caused by current from an improperly grounded family camper.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office says a task force has been created in an effort to increase the number of affordable housing units in the city.
CHICAGO (AP) — An analysis shows Gov. Pat Quinn’s troubled anti-violence program, which critics have called a “political slush fund,” didn’t do him much good in his 2010 campaign.