The University of Illinois’ Allerton Park and Conference Center is a frequent location to visit for touring the grounds, or special events like a wedding. But an event this weekend will give visitors a sense of what it was like about a century ago.
The National Weather Service says four possible tornadoes touched down in central Illinois, causing minor damage.
A proposal to ban smoking on public college campuses is advancing in the Illinois Legislature.
Heavy winter snowfall and freezing temperatures have taken their toll on many roadways, and it’s prompted lane closures as Urbana begins work in one of the worst areas for potholes.
A 2-day strike by faculty at the University of Illinois at Chicago this week isn’t deterring the efforts of some at the school’s flagship campus to unionize.
Freshman guard Kendrick Nunn hit five 3-pointers and led Illinois with 19 points as the last-place Illini beat Minnesota 62-49 on Wednesday night.
In an age when consumers want transparency in how their food is produced, meat producers are under the microscope.
As University of Illinois at Chicago faculty members went on strike this week for the first time in school history, English Professor Walter Benn Michaels took a break from picketing to give a reporter a lesson about the academic pecking order.
Seventy-five percent of the lawmakers in the Illinois House have never stepped foot in a maximum security cell block, and 40 percent of the legislators have never toured or visited a prison even once. This despite the fact that they’re the ones signing the checks for the $1.3 billion dollar per year agency.
The U.S. has earned both silver and bronze medals in the Olympic women’s bobsledding events. The bronze team includes former University of Illinois track and field star Aja Evans. The Canadian team took the gold.