Wilmington Region

06/28/2022 - 3:25pm
Parking in downtown Wilmington is set to become a reality thanks to grant funding from the Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau. But, ground breaking is still yet to be announced, as the city completes the necessary paperwork to get the...

Coal City Region

06/30/2022 - 4:00pm
SPRINGFIELD – Illinoisans will receive some modest tax relief starting Friday when the state’s new fiscal year begins. That includes some income tax rebates, property tax rebates, a suspension of the state’s 1 percent tax on groceries, and a six-...

Braidwood Region

THE BRAIDWOOD ZOO IS not the only city-owned property that makes up the park along Route 66 in Braidwood. As the city prepares to sell the property, city administrator Tony Altiery said officials will look for ways to use the amphitheater and pole barn building currently on site. Photo by Marney Simon.

06/28/2022 - 3:31pm
Plans to eventually develop the area that now holds the Braidwood Zoo are not yet completed. But Braidwood city administrator Tony Altiery said the city continues to work with a potential developer, hoping to bring something to the City Council...

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