Eloisa De Velazquez, 75, of Galesburg, died at 10:13 p.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at Watson Thomas Funeral Home and Crematory, Galesburg, with praying of the rosary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church. Memorials may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Midwest Affiliate.
Galesburg Police are investigating a series of burglaries to Locast Street apartments from earlier this week.
Knoxville native and Assistant State’s Attorney Brian Kerr says he’s in the process of gathering petitions to run for Knox County State’s Attorney as a Republican.
The downtown Park Plaza revitalization project is ongoing – but making progress.
The City of Monmouth was awarded a grant from the State of Illinois to replace the roof of the Strom Senior Center.