Saturday’s funeral service for 14-year-old "MasterChef Junior" star Ben Watkins, of Gary, celebrated his life, his fame, and his gift to others before dying.
While restaurants and officials struggle with COVID-19 regulation compliance, the rest of us are wrestling with our own pandemic integrity.
Demolition work begins on historic former Madison Street auto dealership in Oak Park
Joe Biden won Illinois by nearly 17 percentage points, 57.4% to 40.7%; Sen. Richard Durbin sailed to re-election over Republican Mark Curran 54.5% to 38.8%; and the graduated income tax fell by a not-insignificant margin of 53.4% to 46.6%. However, break the vote behind those landslides into the smallest electoral pieces — precincts — and a more nuanced picture emerges.