There are six vacant storefronts on the Macomb Courthouse Square, and now a position charged with filling those buildings is also vacant.
There is a lot of excitement about the completion of a project two years in the making in this western Illinois community.
A Nauvoo woman has been arrested in connection with last month's death of her infant child.
A new four-year contract for Galesburg teachers is finally in place. The Board of Education and members of the Galesburg Education Association approved by the pact Thursday.
The Galesburg teachers union and school district had some success during a 12 hour negotiation session with a federal mediator Wednesday that went into the early morning hours of Thursday.
A rare opportunity can be experienced for the next month at two of the region's art galleries.
Lee County is once again reaping the benefits of local banking.
The demolition of two buildings on the square in Monmouth is running slightly behind schedule, which in turn is delaying the completion of another downtown project.
The Macomb City Council could turn to the private sector for help managing operations at Spring Lake Park.
Progressive Democrats are fighting back against employers that break the law by introducing legislation on Capitol Hill that makes free association with unions a Civil Right.