| Feb 2, 2012
| 10:49 AM
There's some good news for Illinois' job market.
1800 new jobs are coming to the Chrysler plant in Belvidere..
The plant will have three shifts when the new jobs are in place and the Belvidere plant will start making the new "Dodge Dart" in the summer....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 7:32 PM
There was plenty of chatter over the new electric and hybrid offerings at Friday's opening of the Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place. But off in the wings, the throaty roars of unapologetically powerful V-8 engines more than drowned out the buzz....
| Feb 15, 2012
| 10:29 AM
The Freddy Awards kick off in weekend with Stephen Sondheim's dark musical "Sweeney Todd," presented by Blair Academy in Blairstown, N.J. Thursday through Saturday.
The Freddy Awards is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with a record number of...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 8:29 AM
The Freddy Awards is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with a record number of schools taking part in the State Theatre's annual awards for excellence in high school musical theater. Thirty schools in the Lehigh Valley and Warren County, N.J.,...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 10:44 AM
The 10th anniversary season of the Freddy Awards is underway, with 29 schools from Lehigh Valley and Warren County, N.J., taking part in the State Theatre's annual awards for excellence in high school musical theater.
Participants include first-timer...
| May 12, 2011
| 7:51 PM
Emmaus Area High School's production of "The Phantom of the Opera" led the nominations Thursday for the 2011 Freddy Awards with 16, including best musical, best actress and best actor.
Freedom High School, with its production of "Joseph and The Amazing...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:47 PM
The Michigan House approved funding Tuesday for Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund (MNRTF) projects, including three in Montcalm and Ionia counties.
The projects included in House Bill 5364 are among 77 development projects totaling $16 million and 22...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 8:07 PM
High wind and lakeshore flood warnings for much of the Chicago area, including the northwest Indiana lakefront, have expired.
But the newest weather wrinkle is a freeze warning for western Illinois, including the cities of Clinton, Freeport and Peoria,...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 9:08 AM
A spike in recent gun violence in York City has caught the attention of Mayor Kim Bracey and she says it is unacceptable.
Just this past Thursday two men were gunned down and killed within minutes of each other in York City. The first victim, Stanley...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:07 PM
A York City teenager is charged with homicide in the fatal shooting during what police say was a drug related robbery last week. York City Police arrested 17 year old Bruce Williams Jr., of Linden Avenue, as he arrived at the Lindberg Academy on Monday...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Arrest in Thursday night shooting. 17-year-old Bruce Williams Jr. of Linden Ave. was arrested Thursday morning. He was charged with Homicide and Robbery in Jesse Heverling's death. He was taken to Central Booking for processing and arraignment....