Mental health professional Linas Grybinas raised awareness Saturday about post-traumatic stress disorder by hauling three human beings to the top of the Confluence Tower in Hartford. The trip up the 180-foot tower takes 262 steps.
Belleville East senior Miya Dorsey and East St. Louis senior Aaliah Herron concluded solid high school careers on Saturday by winning state titles at the Class 3A Girls State Track Meet. Dorsey won the 300 meter hurdles while Herron took home the top medal in the shot put.
A report from Illinois lawmakers has found that state university and community college presidents have enjoyed lavish perks, some worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, that aren’t always disclosed to taxpayers.