JOLIET, Ill. (AP) – Authorities are warning suburban Chicago residents about a phone scam involving people calling residents claiming to be with the Will County Sheriff’s Office.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) – The city of Carbondale is receiving a federal grant to build a downtown transit hub that will service more than 30 counties.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) – Officials in Granite City say more than $1 million in relief has been distributed to homeowners and businesses hit by August’s freak flood event.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) – The Justice Department has sued the former director of a southern Illinois public housing authority to collect what he agreed to pay to settle a federal claim of fraud.
CHICAGO (AP) – Chicago police now say a 25-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting a 66-year-old man who went to the aid of his niece in their home was an invited guest.