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The Chicago civil rights Project filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court, arguing the city illegally deleted the recordings "for administrative convenience," unless there was a notice to preserve specific recordings.
With the Sprint Center in downtown Kansas City about 40 minutes from the Jayhawks' campus in Lawrence, tickets have been in high demand.
Illinois agencies under Gov. Bruce Rauner have been told to decide whether vacant positions can be moved to the Springfield area as part of the process to fill the jobs.
RAMOS: I actually have barely any recollection of writing "City Girl," although when I found it in my closet, it was, like, a 50-page script, and there were, like, red pen marks, like, halfway through where I was, like, revising.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) - Several million dollars in upgrades and improvements are planned this year at Quad City International Airport in western Illinois. The (Moline) Dispatch reports the airport is working on 17 projects during 2017 with a combined ...
... for Mayor. Frankfort Village Clerk Adam Borrelli says Frankfort has "flourished" under the leadership of Mayor Jim Holland.
Sweeney also said that he was fired for his refusal to publicly support a local motor fuel tax and his opposition to the tax during a city staff meeting. In court documents, Gleason provided other reasons for firing Sweeney that did not relate to the ...
Other formal education: Master Online teacher Certificate, Online Teaching & Learning, University of Illinois; Higher Education Leadership, American Council on Education (ACE) Fellowship.
EDDYVILLE, Ill. _ A southern Illinois judge has ordered a small-town treasurer accused of theft into state custody for inpatient mental health treatment.
ROCK ISLAND - A $2.4 million grant application was submitted Thursday by Moline for a 2017 Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant that will cover much of the Illinois Quad-Cities. The grant is spread over three years and is through the U.S. Department ...
URBANA -- The case between Carle hospital and the city of Urbana is still up in the air. An appellate court had ruled that the charity care ... URBANA -- The Illinois Supreme Court is sending the case of the city of Urbana against Carle Hospital back ...
The meeting gave people a chance to voice concerns about the VA. The veteran suicide rate, patient care, and veterans outreach programs brought the most comments.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., plans to host a town hall meeting Friday at Illinois Wesleyan University.
To identify the safest cities in Illinois, we reviewed the most recent FBI Uniform crime Report statistics along with our own population data and internal research.
Wobbe, who left retirement to be Pana's first city planner, told the crowd Sunday that his whole career has been about development.
CHILLICOTHE - An incumbent and three newcomers are looking to fill two seats in the First and Fourth wards on the Chillicothe City Council. Two incumbents are running unopposed for two ... The north side of town also has businesses and they need to be ...
An Anti-Abortion physician and two pregnancy help centers have filed a lawsuit alleging an Illinois law requiring them to discuss abortion with patients is unconstitutional.
... of Morgan City today. Charles Collins and Myron Leslie, contractors on Illinois' first railroad, the Northern Cross, platted the town along the railroad in 1839 with the hope of some day having it as the county seat. ... the town never developed ...
ALEC Sirken is a "48 Hours" producer. "48 Hours" investigated the death of Cory Lovelace and the trials of her husband, former prosecutor Curtis Lovelace, in "Death on Valentine's Day.
Baker, an Illinois Valley Community College alumnus, said he would like to make Granville more appealing to both commerce and potential residents.
LEMONT, IL- Glenn Pasiewicz, a candidate for Lemont village trustee, shares why he should be elected for the position.
FILE - in this Nov. 15, 2016 file photo, Illinois Sen. Daniel Biss, D-Skokie, speaks to lawmakers while on the Senate floor at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. In a live video event Monday, March 20, 2017, Biss said he's running for ...
GLENCOE, IL - The Village of Glencoe endorsed the "Welcoming and Inclusive Community Pledge" at a board meeting last week, and the city's top public safety officer promised it will not enforce federal immigration laws. At a meeting last Thursday ...
Algonquin-Lake In The Hills, IL - Greg Ligman answers questions posed to candidates running for the 2017 local election.
Upon graduation, Mendoza moved back to Little Village and worked in advertising/Public Relations, the hospitality industry, and at the City of Chicago's Department of Planning and Development. Today, Mendoza lives in Chicago's Portage Park neighborhood ...
Chicago (AP) - A published report says Chicago's U.S. Attorney's office has stepped up gun prosecution cases, but the office lags behind those in other cities plagued by gun violence. Former U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon said recently in his final days ...
Co-owner Alice Blanding emerges from behind the counter, sharing with a visitor about Colp, the town she adopted as her own when she, her husband and four boys moved to his hometown, this small Southern Illinois village - a sliver of space north of ...
The University of Illinois would reserve 85 percent of financial aid for Illinois residents as part of a proposed five-year state funding agreement being considered in the Legislature.
By Hannah DonsbachGateHouse Media Illinois. ABINGDON - At a previous school board meeting, Interim Superintendent Bill Rees discussed the Spanish program at the elementary and junior high school levels.
It's March Madness, but only one statewide Illinois elected official posted a bracket of picks for the NCAA tournament.
It all began at 5:15 a.m. Thursday in Glen carbon, Illinois, when fire broke out at a home owned by Cristy Lynn Campbell. An adult died in the fire but six children, siblings ranging up to age 14, escaped.
BLOOMINGTON - A group in the Twin Cities is taking a stand on the immigration debate.
We need her on the Village Board for those reasons, as well as her financial acumen and her emphasis on communication and transparency.
NAPLATE, Ill. -- The little town of Naplate, Ill. was devastated by a tornado last month. now comes news that the community may not be entitled to state or federal ...
BLOOMINGTON - Illinois People's Action, along with some local church officials, are pushing what they're calling Welcoming City ordinances in both Bloomington and Normal. Illinois People's Action Board member Sonny Garcia said during a press ...
Lists of books considered pornographic by Chicago courts are being placed in the hands of all book handlers in the city, Chief Jones stated.
In this May 2016 file video, U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, a Republican from Murphysboro IL, holds a forum on the decision to put the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency West facility in north St. Louis MO city instead of St. Clair County IL in Southern ...
With the pending 1-cent sales tax ballot issue coming before voters in April to help Marion County schools, the Centralia City School Board of education has been preparing for the possible increase in funds. Architect John Whitlock from BLDD addressed ...
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, a Republican, admitted as much when he immediately panned Ryan's bill after last week's rollout.
"Since the prison closed over 12 years ago, budget shortfalls and staffing limitations have prevented the state from properly maintaining the buildings and structures," the city said in a press release. "As a result, collapsed floors, crumbling walls ...
Decline is due in part to populations shifting from small towns to big cities, aging of rural populations and time constraints on active lifestyles because of two-income households with no parent to stay at home when an emergency call comes in ...
Free tax preparation is offered by appointment only every Saturday through March 25, in the Library Training and Events Room, 2001 Delmar Ave.
LEMONT, IL- David Maher, a candidate for village trustee recently shared his background and areas of focus he would have for Lemont.
Now the city is in the black and leaders are ready to expand. "Yeah, Johnston City is open for business," said Mayor Jim Mitchell.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel listens to a question during a news conference about new police procedures on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, in Chicago.
The Illinois Department of Revenue reported that Ottawa had a record December and finished 2016 with just 1.3 percent less in revenue than was raked in during 2015, which was Ottawa's best year ever.
But, the die-hard snow-plow drivers that make up the city of Peoria's team, haven't had the opportunity to take the trucks out for a spin much this winter season.
The Illinois State Fairground's Coliseum won't open its doors to guests and shows this year - not even for its namesake fair in August.
The Carmi City Council met Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Room of the Municipal Building, 225 East Main Street.





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