For those interested in hispanic news (with a definite Mexican-American tone) as well as information in the Quad Cities area of Western Illinois, don't forget to check out Hola! America newspaper's online presence.
Their website entails a number of channels dedicated to various news-worthy areas:
I'm very happy to remember the days I spent with the Publisher, Tarsicio Macias, and his brother, AC Macias, helping them out with a little graphic design and layout, in the very first, founding days of the newspaper. They've come a really long way since then, on their on hard work, sweat, and tears. Great job