The Republican governor delivered a rare speech to the Chicago City Council on Wednesday. He said the city’s agenda for fixing its fiscal issues cannot be separate from the state’s own reform efforts. He says it will require shared sacrifice and asked council members to work with him.
Springfield Bishop Thomas Paprocki has removed Father Robert “Bud” DeGrand as pastor of four central Illinois parishes following a credible abuse allegation from 30 years ago.
Hazelwood police say Clark’s body was found about 400 yards from his car, which was found last evening in the parking lot of a truck driving school on Missouri Bottom Road.
The “Safe Exchange” program is a direct response addressing safety concerns brought about with online purchases from websites such as Craigslist and eBay, says a news release from the police department.
Legacy Christian Academy in Caseyville will kick off optional year-round school June 1.
At the time he was last seen, Clark was driving his red 2007 Nissan 350ZX, bearing Illinois Registration P845960.
Illinois’ new medical marijuana program would cover thousands, perhaps millions, more patients under expansive recommendations.
State Sen. Ira Silverstein (D-Chicago) sponsored a bill he said intended to protect children from second-hand smoke.
Illinois’ Department of Children & Family Services is reportedly investigating a video posted online that shows a woman riding a bike down a sidewalk as she holds the hand of a young child attempting to keep up as he runs alongside her.
It’s not always obvious when a loved one is considering suicide. An Illinois Senate committee has signed onto something which may help.