Be advised that the intersection of Dirksen Parkway and South Grand Avenue is closed until about 10 a. m. because of an accident investigation. This also affects Route 29 and the I-55 / 72 off-ramps leading to South Grand.
Lawmakers are proposing a change to the qualifications for state child care assistance, while at the same time eliminating cuts to that program.
A project that's been delayed for years may end up going forward, thanks in part to the city's new Economic Development Commission.
The Service Employees International Union used the State Capitol Rotunda to hold a class they say Governor Bruce Rauner is trying to cut.