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$21.9 million dollars allocated over three years to teach SNAP recipients job skills and job etiquette.
This year's annual campaign has raised more money.
It's almost two years old, and the Sangamon CEO program says they've had more success than they could ever have imagined.
The Sangamon County Drug Interdiction Response Team, or DIRT, is reporting some meth arrests in Pawnee.
Thirty-nine percent of people in rural parts of Illinois have no access to high-speed Internet service.
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is praising Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid as "one of the ablest leaders of the Senate Democratic caucus in modern history.''
The measure has been introduced twice previously without success.
Minimum wage, right to work zones, and other questions were posed.
Children wasted no time Thursday morning running to play in the new "Bounties of Nature" playground at Center Park in Springfield, once it officially opened.
The Illinois Legislature has approved a plan ending weeks of negotiations over plugging a $1.6 billion hole in this year's state budget.
Congressman Aaron Schock says he is leaving Congress with sadness and humility.
An Illinois National Guard soldier is one of two people arrested for allegedly providing support to ISIS.
Jackson will serve the remainder of his sentence at a Washington, D.C., halfway house.
Madigan's office says the arrest of Timothy Saxton, 37, is the 75th since her office started what's called "Operation Glass House".
The health of young people and their families is the subject of a pair of bills which Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) shepherded through committee Wednesday.
Aging brickwork to blame.
A suburban Chicago man and an Illinois National Guard member have been arrested and charged with conspiring to try and provide support to ISIS.
Bill would allow parents to opt kids out of standardized tests
$337 M savings per year
Springfield Fifth Ward Alderman Sam Cahnman says if the Legislature won't act, the City Council should.