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Springfield viaducts were full of water Thursday night from flash flooding. More than two inches of rain were officially recorded at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Immigration Reform Advocates Rally in Springfield
The seemingly last-minute rally was meant to draw attention to what organizer Sonny Garcia says is President Obama's broken promise to overhaul the way illegal immigrants are dealt with.
Downtown Festivals Could Get a Tune-Up
But Executive Director Victoria Ringer says some of the tried-and-true events such as the Taste of Downtown may need a tune-up.
APWA elects 2014-2015 president, board
Larry Stevens, P.E., PWLF, project director for HR Green, Inc. in Johnston, Iowa, was elected president of the American Public Works Association during the recent 2014 APWA International Public Works Congress and Exposition in Toronto.
Lincoln Daily News
Celtic Festival in Springfield this weekend
The St. Andrews Society of Central Illinois is hosting a Celtic Festival in downtown Springfield, Illinois August 31st, 2014 on 7th street between Washington St. and Adams.
The Logan County Herald
Steve and Annie Chapman lend their voices to celebrate WLLM 10th anniversary
Doors open at 6:30 PM. The Chapmans have shared their writing and musical talents with crowds all over America for the past four decades.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Illinois Supremes Back a oeHomea
After more than a year hearing cases in Chicago, Illinois State Supreme Court Chief Justice Rita Garman says it is time her court returns home.
Veteran Walks for Others
A 23-year old veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq is making his way from coast to coast - but he is doing it by foot.
CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
Dead Presidents Blog: Land of Lincoln
The long haul yesterday paid off today rewarding us with a leisurely day to spend in Lincoln's hometown of Springfield, IL.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Lanphier Student Arrested; Brought Loaded Gun to School
Springfield Police say a 16 year old Lanphier High School student is in custody after he brought a loaded gun to school.
Lincoln library plans Stevenson family exhibit
We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.
Former Springfield teacher convicted of sex abuse
The State Journal-Register reports that 59-year-old Steven Battles was sentenced to seven years in prison in Sangamon Circuit Court Monday.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Catholic Sun Phoenix
BenU at Mesa welcomes new year, new faces
Some 200 students are attending classes, meeting with faculty and staff - including a brand new associate vice president for Student Life - plus renewing and forming friendships.
Which Candidate Do You Dislike the Least?
Come Election Day, many of us will be voting one-handed - because we'll be holding our noses with the other hand.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Ameren Illinois rolls out system upgrade
Ameren Illinois is embarking on a 10-year $400 million overhaul of its natural gas distribution in central and southern Illinois.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Illinois DNR to use $1.7M grant on recreationIllinois DNR to use...
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced it will receive more than $1.7 million to expand the Illinois Recreational Access Program.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Two Found Dead at Riverside Park Have Been Identified
The two men found dead in a car at Riverside Park Thursday evening both died of self-inflicted gunshot wounds.
Arrests Made in January Murder
Sangamon County Sheriff Neil Williamson says three men are now in custody in connection with the January murder of Justin Sharp.
Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Care Gets Spotlight in Chicago
When the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society hosts the IFFAS/AOFAS Meeting the third week of September, 1,000 attendees-what will be record attendance-and 500 company representatives will descend on Chicago.
Hands Up; Please shoot your cameras
In the past five days, I have walked back and forth along the streets of Ferguson and even attending the Al Sharpton church service on Sunday, I have witnessed the media inclination towards covering only celebrity, tear gas, or violent acts by other protesters.