Embattled Cook County Prosecutor Announces Bid For Re-Election

The top prosecutor in Cook County, Illinois, who was harshly criticized when her office suddenly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett, says she’s running for re-election. Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx says in a Tuesday news release that she hopes to continue reforming the criminal justice system in the county including Chicago that she […]

News Around Illinois – November 19, 2019

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  Illinois Faces Regional Propane Shortage Illinois is one of seven states with a much greater demand for propane than is available.  An early snowfall and wet weather has led to greater consumption of the gas, especially in rural areas.  Farmers in particular use it to both heat their homes and to reduce the moisture […]