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The Black Phone

Release Date: June 24, 2022 Director: Scott Derrickson Starring: Mason Thames, Madeline McGraw, and Ethan Hawke Mister Marquee Says: LEGENDARY Number: 5/5 Finney (Mason Thames) is kidnapped by a sadistic child murderer (Ethan Hawke) and locked in a soundproof basement with only a disconnected black phone and a mattress. His sister Gwen (Madeline McGraw) tries…

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A disabled young patient was sent to get treatment. He was abused instead. And he wasn’t the last.

By BETH HUNDSDORFER Capitol News Illinois MOLLY PARKER Lee Enterprises Midwest This article was produced for ProPublica’s Local Reporting Network in partnership with Capitol News Illinois and Lee Enterprises. As Blaine Reichard rose from a breakfast table at the Choate Mental Health and Developmental Center in southern Illinois, a worker ordered him to pull up…

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ISP Firearms Services Bureau Provides Firearms Dealer License Certification Act and FOID Services Updates

The Illinois State Police (ISP) Firearms Services Bureau (FSB) is announcing the opening of the public comment period for rules regarding the Firearms Dealer License Certification Act (FDLCA), as well as providing a public update to the agency’s Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) efforts to date. With the strong support of Governor JB Pritzker, the ISP…

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