Western Illinois University will be able to double the amount of food waste it diverts from the landfill and turns into compost.
In a House Ways and Means Committee Hearing, Representative Aaron Schock (R-IL) said new Internal Revenue Service rules intended to clear a backlog of groups still wanting tax exempt status are unclear.
A Burlington man no longer faces criminal charges in connection with a fatal boat crash that occurred in May 2012.
Governor Pat Quinn is pledging to keep working with Illinois lawmakers to legalize same sex marriage.
Macomb’s downtown revitalization committee is still unable to reach a decision on which plan to present to the city council.