CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois in August added a fifth consecutive month of across-the-board unemployment declines in its 12 metro areas.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A recent addition at the Illinois Raptor Center, a snowy owl named Yeti, is settling into her new home.
CHICAGO (AP) — One Chicago alderman has become so upset with potholes in his neighborhood that he’s started filling them himself.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A former township supervisor in eastern Illinois has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $60,000 from the township and using the money to gamble.
LEWISTOWN, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man has been sentenced to over three years in prison after pleading guilty to his 13th count of driving with a revoked license.
WARRENVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A DuPage County Boy Scout is using 38 goats to promote environmentally friendly weed removal.
SWANSEA, Ill. (AP) — O’Fallon authorities are investigating a crash that left a 15-year-old pedestrian in serious condition after a police officer hit her with a city vehicle.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A children’s hospital official in central Illinois accused of embezzling $500,000 from the institution since 2008 didn’t steal money received as charitable donations, hospital officials said.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials urged support of local businesses and products Wednesday by promoting “Shop Illinois Saturday” Oct. 4.