On Monday, Marine and many other communities throughout Illinois, sparked the start of a 365-day celebration leading up to the state’s 200th birthday by hosting an Illinois Bicentennial flag-raising ceremony.
Highland Parks and Recreation Director Mark Rosen and Natural Resource Manager Ryan Hummert explore Silver Lake by boat. Learn how the city is trying to improve the water and save the lake's storage capacity.
Swansea resident Sheila McGlown, 51, has been living for eight years with Stage IV metastatic breast cancer and was featured in a national art project, #ThisIsMBC Serenity Project. McGlown said her cancer has allowed her to be an advocate for the disease.