Budget negotiations will extend into next week as House leaves Springfield

May 26, 2024 /

By JERRY NOWICKI & HANNAH MEISEL Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – Democrats in the General Assembly will go at least three more days past…

Read More

Maternal health, abortion protection measures advance as session nears end

May 25, 2024 /

By ALEX ABBEDUTO Capitol News Illinois [email protected] In the final days of their spring legislative session, Democrats in the General Assembly advanced measures aimed at…

Read More

Health insurance changes targeting ‘utilization management,’ more will head to governor

May 25, 2024 /

By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – A package of health insurance reform measures that Gov. JB Pritzker called for at the beginning…

Read More

Beer and Bourbon Fest to Benefit House for Vet

May 25, 2024 /

Tickets for the 3rd annual Will County Beer & Bourbon Fest, presented by Blue Ribbon Products, are now available. The event, which will be held…

Read More

Capitol Briefs: Measure targets ‘legacy’ admission at public universities

May 24, 2024 /

By DILPREET RAJU, COLE LONGCOR & ALEX ABBEDUTO Capitol News Illinois [email protected] Illinois lawmakers missed a self-imposed Friday deadline for passing a budget, but they…

Read More

Illinois could be 19th state to phase out subminimum wage for disabled workers

May 23, 2024 /

By ALEX ABBEDUTO Capitol News Illinois [email protected] After years of negotiations and continued opposition from service providers, Illinois appears poised to prohibit employers from using…

Read More

Capitol Briefs: Measure blocks interstate probes of abortion services

May 23, 2024 /

By PETER HANCOCK & COLE LONGCOR Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – Authorities in Illinois would not be allowed to aid another state’s investigation of…

Read More

Advocates underscore need for statewide reentry programs

May 23, 2024 /

By DILPREET RAJU Capitol News Illinois [email protected] Illinois legislators this week approved a bill to restructure an oversight board in charge of distributing state money…

Read More

19 More Parishes Make Diocesan Restructuring List

May 23, 2024 /

By Nick Reiher Parishioners in 19 Catholic churches in Eastern and Southern Will County, Cook, Kankakee, DuPage and Grundy counties opened their bulletins at masses…

Read More

Marcella Tewes, 94, Formerly of Frankfort

May 23, 2024 /

Marcella D. Tewes (Wieland), Frankfort, 94, passed away on Sunday, May 12, at the Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Lemont. Marcella is survived by…

Read More

Events

May 2024
June 2024
July 2024
August 2024
September 2024
No event found!
Prev Next