After Mayor Slay’s $15 minimum wage plan was shelved in a committee, there is a new offer for a substitute plan.
UrbanStreet Group is putting together a mixed-use plan, with retail, restaurants, a movie theater, apartment buildings and parks.
State Representative Jerry Costello II has launched a petition drive for taxpayers to voice their support for keeping the shooting complex open that’s located in Sparta, Illinois.
A measure that would create a new office to coordinate Missouri’s efforts to retain military bases is headed to Gov. Jay Nixon’s desk.
Authorities say the boy’s mother, grandmother and aunt planned the ruse to scare him because they believed he was too nice to people.
Other ideas, like police officers in every school, deemed too costly.
As the presidential election focuses on President Barack Obama’s national health care overhaul, Illinois has been inching toward implementing the law.
A community walk through Joplin’s tornado-ravaged neighborhoods will mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly May 22 tornado.
The governor says he sticks by his framework for a scaled-down gambling expansion plan that calls for five new casinos, but does not allow slot machines at race tracks.
Officials said the work should be completed by next summer.