SPRINGFIELD - Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White has awarded $724,424 in FY18 Live and Learn Construction grants to 15 public libraries to help pay for essential, capital improvements....[Read More]
ALTON – State Rep. Monica Bristow, D-Godfrey, is inviting Bethalto residents to a Coffee Stop Shop on Saturday, June 2 at Weeping Willow in Bethalto, located at 128 W. Central St. from 10 am t...[Read More]
WASHINGTON—Following reports that the U.S. Department of Education is unwinding the unit tasked with investigating fraud at for-profit colleges and universities, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD –The Illinois Department of Transportation and Illinois State Police are teaming with up more than 160 law enforcement agencies throughout the state in the national “Border to...[Read More]
CHICAGO - The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) Board of Directors today awarded more than $26.4 million in federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) to fund 26 affordable housing developments...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation this week announced the debut of a multimedia safety campaign that asks the public to make a choice: Life or Death. “Illinois is...[Read More]
CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate decreased by -0.2 percentage point to 4.4 percent in April and nonfarm payrolls increased...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – As a result of the changing financial needs of the Southern Illinois University system, state Reps. Katie Stuart, D-Edwardsville, Jay Hoffman, D-Swansea, LaToya Greenwood, D-East St...[Read More]
LITCHFIELD - A bill, Co-Sponsored by Representative Bourne (R-Raymond), designating May 17th of each year as Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG) Awareness Day passed out of the Illinois House Today....[Read More]
DIXON - Matthew A. Milby, 19 of Dixon, Illinois, was released from the hospital at approximately 10:20 a.m. today, May 17, 2018. Milby has been transported to Lee County Jail awaiting arraignment, which...[Read More]

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