The Art Institute of Chicago is receiving a major gift of contemporary art, including works by Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Jasper Johns and Jeff Koons.

Rauner offers donation to credit union

Aug 1, 2014

Illinois Democrats are questioning the motivation of the Republican candidate for governor.  Bruce Rauner is offering a million dollars to support a money lender on Chicago’s South Side.  

Former Ambassador gives $3M to ISU

Jul 26, 2013

Former U.N. Ambassador Donald McHenry has donated $3 million to his alma mater, Illinois State University. McHenry says he is pleased to do for the University what ISU did for him, offer an intellectual transformation. McHenry says he still thinks of himself as a former champion debater more than he does as a co-founder of the NAACP or diplomat:

Red Cross in urgent need of blood

Jul 9, 2013

The American Red Cross is in urgent need of blood. The Peoria area organization is asking for platelet and blood donors of all types.