PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois woman will have to serve a year of weekends in jail for stealing $48,000 from her grandmother.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A music teacher at a Waukegan middle school is accused of having sex with an underage student.
MORTON, Ill. (AP) — A 75-year-old chess instructor who fended off a knife-wielding man who threatened children at a central Illinois library say this week’s attack will not stop his class from holding its next meeting.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois’ campus in Urbana-Champaign gave out nearly $2 million in raises to 210 professors and administrators this year.
CHICAGO (AP) — Suburban Chicago police say drug was a factor in the death of man whose body was found earlier this week in the bathroom of a Metra commuter train.
CARTERVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois community college will pay its outgoing president $290,000 in severance pay at a time when it faces a budget shortfall.