PLAINVILLE, Ill. -- Playground equipment from Alsip will soon see a second life 285 miles away in Plainville, a testament to the power of social media. Plainville Mayor Chuck Epley wanted to upgrade the village's playground but knew the village of 264 didn
QUINCY -- Faced with a revenue shortfall of more than $600,000 in this budget year, city officials will hold a public update session and a discussion of possible solutions Tuesday night. "We must face the hard truth that relying on revenue from Springfield
The fourth annual Tri-State Severe Weather and Preparedness Conference is bringing together emergency responders, storm spotters, health organizations and others with an interest in being ready in case of a man-made or natural disaster.
The Adams County Ambulance Service is accepting applications for paramedics and EMT-Basics to fill both full- and part-time positions.
Engineers told Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration 18 months ago that replacing problematic plumbing at a veterans' home beset by Legionnaires' disease would cost $8 million, according to a report obtained by The Associated Press. That estimate is far below the estimate — up to $30 million — that Illinois Veterans' Affairs Director Erica Jeffries has repeatedly told lawmakers it would cost to replace aged and corroded pipes at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy.
The Illinois Senate overwhelmingly passed a resolution Thursday calling for an audit of the state's response to the Legionnaires' disease at the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy.
Thursday night's Pouring for a Cause fundraiser for the Quincy Humane Society brought out several local "celebrities" willing to mix drinks to help out a good cause.
The Liberty School District's music program is reaching for a high note with new classes -- and some help from a local farmer who won a $2,500 grant through America's Farmers Grow Communities.
The Roselle man who was allegedly shot at last summer by a woman with whom he had an altercation in downtown Quincy has pleaded not guilty to the charges he faces.