FREEPORT, Ill. (AP) — Officials at one northern Illinois county jail hope to install a 120-foot wind turbine in an effort to cut electricity costs by 40 to 70 percent.
By Kenneth R. Olson and Lois Wright Morton
The Illinois city of Cairo overlooks the confluence of two great rivers, the Ohio and Mississippi.
When Maria Braendeland and Roberta Spanu first arrived in DeLand, fresh off the plane from Europe, the pace of their new school (enrollment: 60) and town (population: 446) was enough to make them question their decision to go on an American adventure.
Living in a country home surrounded by corn didn't help, either.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Organizers of the Rockford AirFest have cancelled the event for this year, citing an inability to attract the U.S. military's acrobatic jet teams.
CHICAGO (AP) — Three top Chicago attractions are providing free general admission on Presidents' Day to Illinois residents.
SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) — After 15 years of near austerity, U.S. airlines are restoring some small perks for passengers crammed into coach.
By Alex Ruggieri
We began our Peruvian adventure from Willard Airport, because I fly C-U.
The following morning, we arrived in Lima, where we met up with all five of our adult children, their spouses and our oldest grandson. After a short plane ride, we arrived at our final destination — Cusco.
CATLIN — The skies over the Catlin Regional Airport were a little cloudy Tuesday morning, but neither the weather nor the full flight seemed to dampen the spirits of the young passengers aboard Salt Fork Air 512, excited for their trip around the world.