When the Edgar County Watchdogs (ECW) filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request for LaSalle Police Department personnel records and was denied, improperly in ECW’s view, it filed a review request — and the chase was on.
Ushering in the Festival of Lights in advance, Gov.
Bruce Rauner recently launched the state’s annual Hanukkah Celebration with
local constituents at Chicago’s James R. Thompson Center, where a menorah will shine
through New Year’s Day.
The pairings have been set for the Earlville-Leland Freshman/Sophomore Christmas Girls Basketball Tournament, which runs Dec. 26-28 at Earlville Junior Senior High School, according to Putnam County High School's section on il.8to18.com.
Following an election year rife with accusations aimed at the “Madigan Machine” and other factions in Springfield, Chicago Sun-Times writer Mark Brown said recently that the time for term limits may have arrived in Illinois.
Chicago-based independent education advocate Advance Illinois, which compiles data for its annual “The State We’re In” report, recently released its newest findings on the state’s education statistics, illuminating an achievement gap in need of rebalancing.