Some mid-size Illinois cities are hoping to gain more influence in Springfield. The Rockford Register Star reports industrial cities like Rockford, Peoria, Aurora and Danville are forming a new alliance at the Capitol. Each of these cities already belongs to the Illinois Municipal League. That organization focuses on legislative issues for communities across the state.
A pizza delivery driver was uninjured when he was robbed by three assailants over the weekend.
Bradford Moss is charged with Possession of Explosives or an Incendiary Device and Attempt Theft.