Illinois has been spared the damage, grief and expense associated with the four major hurricanes that have touched the U.S. mainland in the past two months, but that doesn’t mean…

  • Cook County News Briefs

    Cook County News Briefs

    Cook County State Rep. Durkin spearheads winter clothing drive State Representative and House Republican Leader Jim Durkin (82nd District) is hosting a winter clothing drive through…

  • Kendall County News Briefs

    Kendall County News Briefs

    Aurora Police investigate scamming of senior citizen Aurora Police are encouraging residents to talk with their elderly family members and neighbors about a recent scam that was reported…

  • Peoria County News Briefs

    Peoria County News Briefs

    STATE Opioid overdose reversal drug more readily available  A drug that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose is now more readily available to first responders and communities….

  • Metro East Area News Briefs

    Metro East Area News Briefs

    Three sentenced, three more charged in vote fraud crackdown Three Metro East residents have been convicted of election law violations this year, according to a summary report released…

  • Kane County News Briefs

    Kane County News Briefs

    ELGIN Most residents satisfied with services, programs Elgin residents say are very satisfied with the services and programs provided by the city and consider it to be heading in the…

  • Lake County News Briefs

    Lake County News Briefs

    Ela Township Community Services to host Mother-Daughter Program Ela Township Community Services will host its Mother-Daughter Program for Girls (ages 9-14) from 10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 21…