LISLE, Ill. (AP) — A rare book of French botanical art has found a home in the Sterling Morton Library at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Illinois.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Sixteen high school students from around Illinois will compete for the state championship in an annual poetry performance contest.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — An Illinois congressman wants to extend a measure that currently prevents state and local governments from taxing Internet services.
CHICAGO (AP) — A union-backed group is spending more than $700,000 to promote state Sen. Kirk Dillard in the Republican primary for Illinois governor.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Employment Security says the state’s unemployment rate was 8.7 percent in January, down from the previous month’s revised rate of 8.9 percent.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate is predicting $1 billion less to spend in the state’s upcoming budget year.
CHICAGO (AP) — Some county clerks say they won’t rush to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples just because Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan told them they can.
GIFFORD, Ill. (AP) — Officials in one small Illinois town hit by a tornado last November say the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s denial of the state’s appeal for federal disaster assistance will leave them to make tough financial decisions.
CHICAGO (AP) — A father, mother and daughter from suburban Chicago are accused of shoplifting more than $7 million worth of items, sometimes whisking away toys and other stolen goods by concealing them in a skirt.