| Jun 20, 2011
| 6:15 PM
An international Christian radio and television network based in West Frankfort in southern Illinois and the brother of the network’s founder were named in a federal child-sex-abuse lawsuit filed in Chicago today.
Three Angels Broadcasting Network,...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:08 PM
A Will County youth soccer and volleyball coach accused of molesting a 12-year-old boy pleaded not guilty this morning in a Will County court.
Darrell J. Stephenson, 24, of Crest Hill, was charged June 10 with three counts of aggravated criminal sexual...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Lt. Governor Becky Skillman joined executives from Crown Equipment Corporation, a manufacturer of materials handling equipment, Monday to announce that the company will expand its operations here, creating up to 150 new jobs by 2013.
| Oct 27, 2011
| 10:52 AM
Anyone who has fought a traffic ticket, been sued or has been divorced, knows what it’s like to stand before a judge. Not all judges are elected by voters.
The state constitution gives voters the responsibility of electing circuit, appellate and...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 5:30 AM
A Frankfort Square man is due in court today, accused of trying to hire someone to kill a Will County prosecutor while awaiting trial for the 2009 shotgun slaying of a woman whose birds he was watching.
Brian Trainauskas, 36, was charged Tuesday with a...
| May 18, 2011
| 11:45 AM
Police in Kentucky are trying to piece together why a Chicago architecture student struck and killed by a car was riding a bicycle in darkness on an unlit rural highway between Lexington and Frankfort.
Yishi Wei, 27, a graduate student at the Illinois...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 6:03 PM
Thousands of Illinois adults with developmental disabilities — many of whom have spent years on a 21,000-plus waiting list for state services — will soon have more choices in housing under a proposed settlement to a long-running federal...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 6:49 AM
A 25-year Orland Park resident with more than 20 years of experience on the U.S. House of Representatives Legislative Staff has been appointed to represent the 37th District of the Illinois House for the remainder of the term vacated by Kevin McCarthy, D-...
| Jan 29, 2012
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Tourism Department, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-2262...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 8:40 PM
Carol Ann Minich, 70, of Fruitland Park, Fla., was born Dec. 15, 1941 in Gary, Ind. and died Feb. 19, 2012. She grew up in W. Frankfort, Ill., moved to Clinton, Pa. and then later to Fruitland Park in 1981. She immensely enjoyed her grandchildren and...
| Sep 16, 2008
| 4:26 PM
Time for some economic fundamentals: At some point, you can???t keep spending what you don???t have. At some point, you can???t keep borrowing if you can???t repay the loans. And at some point, the banks and firms who back all......
| May 23, 2009
(WGN-AM) - A Will County high school senior is in jail, accused of stabbing his 4-year-old half-sister to death. The boy was to graduate next week, but now is charged with first degree murder.
The 18-year-old Mokena resident was charged early today...