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Illinois Pension Buyout Payments On Hold

(Springfield, IL)  —  The state of Illinois wants to buy people out of their pensions, but there’s no money…

Senator Dick Durbin Announces Plans To Run Again

An Illinois senior U.S. Senator says he plans to run again.  Senator Dick Durbin announced yesterday that he plans…

Ribfest Looking For A New Home

Romeoville Mayor John Noak is hopeful that a Naperville summer attraction will move to his village. Naperiville’s…

Metra Parking In Romeoville Has Doubled And Could Again

Demand for parking at the new Romeoville Metra station is so great that the lot was full…

Powerful Chicago Alderman Charged with Attempted Extortion

A powerful Chicago Alderman has been charged with attempted extortion. Alderman Ed Burke is accused of using…

Democratic State Rep-To-Be Plans To Sue Mike Madigan

A newly elected Democratic state rep. is looking to file a hostile workplace lawsuit before she’s ever…

Clergy Sex Abuse Survivors Blast Catholic Church in Chicago

Clergy sex abuse survivors are blasting the Catholic Church for its handling of sex abuse investigations as…

Report: Illinois Second In U.S. For People Moving Out

Moving trucks may be at a premium in Illinois. A new study from United Van lines says…

Local Photographer Captures Bald Eagles On I&M Canal

A local photographer snaps images of the bald eagle along the I&M Canal. The best time to…

Forest Preserve Offers ‘Owl Prowl’ Programs in February

Three free “Owl Prowl” programs are being offered in February by the Forest Preserve District of Will…



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