Due to high-speed rail work on the route between St. Louis and Chicago, Amtrak had to make some big changes.
Police shooting dogs. It’s a problem around the country and now the governor of Illinois has signed a bill to prevent it.
Fire Marshal Larry Matkaitis says Friday that he received an “unprecedented amount” of public comment on his proposals, which were slated to be heard by a state panel next week.
Blackhawks winger Brandon Bollig, local native, spends his day with the Cup.
Organizers say dozens of restaurants will be affected. The workers will be joined by clergy and community supporters.
Illinois State Police narcotics agents received a tip that a truck believed to be carrying drugs was heading toward Chicago
The lengthy filing comes more than two years after the Chicago Democrat’s retrial and 16 months after he entered a federal prison in Colorado.
Over the holiday weekend, 74 people were shot and 12 killed in Chicago, and Rep. Davis says the police don’t have the manpower to make arrests.
For days, Quinn has been pushing for alterations to a bill that would end Illinois’ status as the last state in the nation to ban the concealed carry of weapons in public.
He calls incumbant Democrat Pat Quinn a “decent and honest guy” who took over at a tough time for the state but he isn’t shy about challenging him in the March primary.