Controversial Priest And Head Of Maryville Academy, Fr. John Smyth, Is DeadJust four months, ago, with Smyth already ailing, he was accused of sexual misconduct dating from the years 2002 and 2003. The archdiocese removed him from active ministry.
Amtrak, Metra Debate Who Should Run Metra's Trains Out Of Union StationThe agony of February 28 is what led to the hearing. That's when an Amtrak computer blackout led to the stranding of more than tens of thousands of Metra commuters. Now, Metra said it can do a better job of dispatching its trains.
Golfers Look To Tee Off On Tiger Woods' Chicago Course If It's BuiltThe biggest roadblock seems to be money: 30 million in tax dollars would be needed just to build three underpasses so golfers won't have to cross roadways.
Shoplifting Call In Auburn Lands Man Behind Bars On Laundry List Of Charges
Baseball Diamond Made For People With Disabilities Reopens In South SacramentoOn Saturday morning, the community celebrated the re-dedication of the River Cats Independence Field.
UC Davis Picnic DayThe annual event features more than 200 events in Davis.
Developer Caught In Burke Shakedown ScandalCui already had gotten a promise of two million dollars in city TIF subsidies. Money that Burke voted to approve the year before. And money that would disappear if Cui couldn't close the deal.
As Lightfoot Meets With Springfield Power Brokers, Ethics Reform Is Front And Center In Chicago"There was a vote in the City Council to strip out the power to investigate aldermen. And so, the power to investigate aldermen was taken away, and that was 30 years ago."
Lincoln Yards and The 78 Get The Green Light From City CouncilLincoln Yards will soak up a as much as 900 million dollars in TIF subsidies, creating 6,000 housing units over its 70 acres. And The 78, a south of the Loop district along the Chicago River, could could consume up to 700 million in TIF funds, while creating 13 million square feet of residential and commercial space.
Avon Police On Human Remains Found In Crown Point: 'Somebody Knows Something'"It's not the outcome that anybody wanted. At the end of the day somebody knows something."
Aldermen Want Lightfoot To Prioritize Violence Prevention Plans"Until we start focusing on redeveloping communities and putting people to work, we will not be able to get a hold on this violence."
Warm Weather Welcomes Fans To The Friendly Confines For Cubs Home OpenerOne year after the Cubs home opener was snowed out, Monday's dress code was shorts and short sleeves.
Snow Slide Traps Drivers On Highway 50Emergency crews had to rescue motorists on Sunday who got stuck in a snow slide.
Another Measles Case Found In Butte CountyButte County Public Health says it's an additional case of measles in an adult, bringing the total cases in Butte County to six.
Lightfoot: 'There Are Things A Big City Mayor Can Do To Really Transform And Improve People's Lives'"I truly love this city. I see the greatness of it in every neighorhood, every corner of it. But we need to make sure that we are providing real opportunity. I just think there are things that a big city mayor can do to really transform and improve people's lives that no other elected official can do. And I really look forward to the opportunity."