Candidate for IL Governor Ameya Pawar makes stop in Jacksonville

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 7:24am

Illinois Gubernatorial candidate Ameya Pawar laid out his plan to unite the state during a public appearance in Jacksonville yesterday. An alderman for Chicago’s 47th ward, Pawar’s statewide bus tour Read More

Jacksonville Police looking for suspect in Saturday morning robbery

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 7:07am

Local authorities are looking for a man who allegedly robbed an individual on East Morton Avenue Saturday morning. According to a news release from the Jacksonville Police Department, officers received Read More

Jacksonville Aldermen to hear update on New Water Treatment Plant Project tonight

By Blake Schnitker on July 24 at 7:05am

A number of topics regarding the new water treatment plant, as well as the possible hiring of a new firefighter highlight tonight’s city council meeting. At the workshop session, aldermen Read More

South Jacksonville officials ready for annual celebration

By Jack Jones on July 22 at 3:08pm

First Christian Church in South Jacksonville will host one of the highly anticipated events of the summer season next weekend. The South Jacksonville Celebration is July 28 and 29, and Read More

Democratic candidate for governor in Jacksonville July 23

By Jack Jones on July 22 at 2:46pm

Jacksonville area voters will get the chance to meet one of the eight Democratic candidates for Illinois governor this weekend. Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ameya Pawar is on a bus tour Read More