The Galesburg Youth Commission met Thursday evening and discussed programs at the city’s recreation division.
What started as a friendly wager to shave a friends beard in return for fundraising a thousand dollars has now turned into a second full blown fundraiser.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police say more than 91,000 concealed-carry permits have been issued statewide since the state began allowing guns to be carried in public a year ago.
LENZBURG, Ill. (AP) — The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after it says one person was killed in an alleged home invasion in Lenzburg.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A dozen teams have begun carving away at big blocks of snow in hopes of winning the annual Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy man is accused of purposely setting a fire in an apartment building in his western Illinois hometown.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Northern Illinois University’s new vice president of administration and finance says maintaining enrollment and making the school competitive are challenges.
CHICAGO (AP) — A computer analyst who pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets from Citadel LLC and a New Jersey trading firm has been sentenced to three years in prison.