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  • Illinois budget woes affect Peoria abuse prevention center

    PEORIA – The Peoria County mother first came to the Center for Prevention of Abuse more than a decade ago to get aid for herself and her infant daught ...
    March 21, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Illinois governor announces cybersecurity plan

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has unveiled a broad-based cybersecurity plan.The Republica ...
    March 21, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Body cam video shows charged Illinois officer punching man

    SPRINGFIELD – Newly released police body camera footage from Springfield shows an officer punching a 19-year-old man nearly a dozen times.
    March 21, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Illinois treasurer to auction off unclaimed property

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois treasurer’s office is auctioning off almost 500 unclaimed items ranging from collectible coins to jewelry and baseball card ...
    March 21, 2017 - 11:44 pm
  • Owner of new Fox River Grove banquet hall anticipates late summer opening

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A new banquet hall in Fox River Grove is expected to open by the end of the summer at the former Five O’Clock Steakhouse location.
    March 21, 2017 - 11:35 pm
  • Chicago planetarium hosts event based on 'Hidden Figures'

    CHICAGO – A Chicago museum and planetarium are teaming up to host three days of events inspired by the stories portrayed in the Oscar-nominated movie ...
    March 21, 2017 - 10:18 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Mary McNicholas, candidate for District 300 School Board

    Name: Mary McNicholasAge: 20Town: West DundeeOffice Sought: Community Unit School District 300 Schoo ...
    March 21, 2017 - 7:19 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Anne Miller, candidate for District 300 School Board

    Name: Anne B. MillerAge: 58Town: AlgonquinOffice sought: Community Unit School District 300 School B ...
    March 21, 2017 - 7:19 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Leslie LaMarca, candidate for District 300 School Board

    Name: Leslie LaMarcaAge: 47Town: Pingree GroveOffice sought: CUSD 300 School Board1. What skills, qu ...
    March 21, 2017 - 7:20 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: David Scarpino, candidate for District 300 School Board

    Name: David ScarpinoAge:Town:Office sought: CUSD 300 School Board1. What skills, qualities or experi ...
    March 21, 2017 - 7:19 pm
  • 124 Illinois prison nurses get layoff notices

    SPRINGFIELD – The 124 union nurses working in Illinois prisons have received layoff notices telling them their jobs are being privatized, according to ...
    March 21, 2017 - 4:51 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Jeff Kraus, candidate for Cary Village Trustee

    Name: Jeff KrausTown: CaryOffice sought: Cary Trustee1) What skills, qualities or experience do you ...
    March 21, 2017 - 1:24 pm
  • White House issues gag order to officials on budget details

    WASHINGTON – The White House is instructing Cabinet heads and agency officials not to elaborate on President Donald Trump's proposed budget cuts beyon ...
    March 21, 2017 - 12:43 pm
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Ron Ludwig, candidate for District 155

    Name: Ron LudwigAge: 53Town: Crystal LakeOffice sought: Community High School District 155 school bo ...
    March 21, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • 2017 Election Questionnaire: Ann Somers, candidate for District 155 school board

    Name: Ann SomersAge: 64Town: Trout ValleyOffice sought: Community High School District 155 school bo ...
    March 21, 2017 - 11:03 am
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