Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) contends that the 17-count felony indictment against Brian Towne might be just the tip of the iceberg in terms of how deep corruption ran in his office during his time as LaSalle County's state's attorney.
Sen. Tim Bivins (R-Dixon) has joined a growing list of Republicans pulling their support from Gov. Bruce Rauner's re-election bid after the governor signed legislation that expands funding for abortion coverage.
Gov. Bruce Rauner recently announced he will sign controversial abortion funding expansion House Bill 40 into law, which critics say will increase the number of abortions from the reported 111 in LaSalle County in 2015.
Athletes in Action tracks players with ties to communities within the Illinois Valley Times coverage area as they compete at the collegiate level. The following football players will compete during the week of Oct. 1 to Oct. 7.
On Sept. 29, 2017, Rosa V. Brito-Valdes and Alfredo Valdes purchased a home at 9031 28th St., Brookfield from Mark P. Barborka, William M. Iwinski, Jean P. Barborka (trust) and James Barborka (trustee) for $205,000.