Construction on the 907,000-square-foot facility is expected to support more than 1,200 workers. It will be Facebook’s first data center located in Illinois.Read more
The conclusion the team comes to is not going to be surprising to many people in Wisconsin.Read more
The lawsuit seeks more than $50,000 in damages.Read more
The data suggest Wisconsin’s high-profile vote was a low-risk activity.Read more
While the investigation is ongoing, the Carroll County Health Department said they are aware the case is related to travel.Read more
The increased taxes on all Illinoisans— rural, suburban and urban— are being spent with very unequal input from stakeholders paying the bill for this excess.Read more
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The occupants of the house were home at the time it happened.Read more
DUBUQUE, IOWA — Heavy rain in the Dubuque area led to massive flooding around town. A couple of residents JayRead more
LOVES PARK, ILLINOIS — A local manufacturer of orthopedic medical devices, Serola Biomechanics, Inc. (Serola) received an award for Continuing ExcellenceRead more
Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Monday that former Chicago clerk and state Sen. Miguel del Valle is her choice to be Chicago Public Schools board president.
She also appointed seven members to the Chicago Board of Education. The new members will be sworn in June 26.
Lightfoot previously said she…
At least 50 people were shot across Chicago over the weekend, the most violent of the year with a toll even higher than during the long Memorial Day holiday just a week earlier.
More than half the victims were wounded during a 12-hour burst of gunfire from Friday evening to Saturday morning. At…
Marking a historic moment in an expanding national movement, Illinois lawmakers Friday approved recreational marijuana legalization.
After a contentious debate in Springfield — during which one lawmaker even cracked eggs into a frying pan to depict the “brain on drugs” — the House of Representatives…
The parent company of Sears, controlled by former Sears CEO Edward Lampert, is buying the rest of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores that it doesn’t already own and reuniting the business with the Sears and Kmart stores.
Sears Hometown was spun off from Sears Holdings Corp., the former parent company…
The Illinois General Assembly adjourned its spring session Sunday and delivered first-term Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s “think big” agenda as the Senate voted to raise motorists’ taxes and fees and embark upon a massive statewide gambling expansion that included a Chicago casino and legalized…