DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — School board members in Danville are expected later this month to consider prohibiting pizza, cupcakes, cookies and other foods considered unhealthy from being sold during fundraisers or eaten during school parties.
CHICAGO (AP) — A 91-year-old U.S. Navy veteran has been given five medals he earned during World War II, nearly 70 years after the Illinois man refused to accept them.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — An East St. Louis medical marijuana facility is nearing approval after a Madison County judge lifted a temporary restraining order issued when the indoor farm’s location was unknown.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois lawmakers instrumental in crafting pension overhaul legislation in 2013 are calling for an analysis of Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposal to reform the state’s underfunded pension system.
ALTON, Ill. (AP) — Alton Steel Inc. says it has laid off 62 workers because of less demand in steel markets.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A Champaign County judge has set a June hearing for a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed against the University of Illinois by a professor denied a job at the school.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — The former suburban Chicago police officer convicted of killing his third wife is due back in court as he awaits trial on allegations he tried to hire someone to kill the prosecutor who helped put him in prison.
CHICAGO (AP) — A group that’s criticized the volume of lawsuits in Illinois has a new report it says contains mixed news for reform advocates.