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ISA - International Society of Arboriculture
Description The International Society of Arboriculture is offering a student fellowship in arboriculture and seeks applicants.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Matching grant challenge raises $50,000 for Roger Ebert sculpture project
You don't have to be a physicist to enjoy the energy, camaraderie and giddy thrill of discovery that radiates from this documentary about the search Liam Neeson must stop a series of murders on an airplane.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
6 candidates for Illinois lieutenant governor
Six candidates - four Republicans and two Democrats - are running to be the next lieutenant governor of Illinois.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Winter storm watch issued for East Central Illinois
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for Champaign, Vermilion, Douglas, Edgar, Coles, Shelby, Moultrie, Macon, Piatt and DeWitt conuties from Saturday evening through late Sunday night.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Major Winter Storm to Hit Illinois on Sunday March 2, 2014
Major Winter Storm is on its way for Illinois on Sunday March 2, 2014 and it will bring 20+ cm of snow which is 6 to 12 Inches of Snow and it will bring Blowing and Drifting Snow in Illinois Especially in Springfield and the Snowstorm will also affect Chicago with 15cm of snow which is 6 Inches of Snow and the Cold Arctic Air is coming from ... (more)
Dine on our Dime: Heady Bar-B-Que Co.
When reader Toni Miller moved from Illinois to Republic, she quickly made friends, and one of the things she and her friends enjoy is trying out new, local restaurants.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Chicago Jewish Community
Reaching out, short or far
It was an interesting mix of things-delayed and instant gratification, involved planning and intense spontaneity, familiar faces and faces that became familiar and faces that I'll probably never see again, long hours of work and leaving with a deep, joyous satisfaction after five days.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Disease-bearing Pests Will Be Here Soon
One of these days, it will warm up for a good, long time - and we'll be worried about bugs.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Illinois regulators OK massive transmission line
Illinois regulators have signed off on the route for a massive high-voltage transmission line that would run through 19 counties, traveling from Quincy to the Indiana border.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
Flooding, severe storms, high winds in store as day progresses
T he National Weather Service in Lincoln released the following weather outlook at 6:09 a.m. Thursday for portions of central and east-central Illinois.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Capitol Fax Blog
Fight over voter file
Chairman Joe Berrios explained the access had been cut "due to the terms of the new contract between the Democratic Party of Illinois and the national provider for the file."
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Get on board for the Eagle Trolley tour at Starved Rock State Park
While most people can't wait for this interminable winter to end, some folks are actually looking forward to January and February of 2015-or even 2016! Such is the case at the iconic Starved Rock Lodge in Utica, Illinois where many visitors were recently spotted queuing up at the front desk to reserve winter weekend rooms well in advance! You might ... (more)
Chicago: Envisioning a More Walkable, Transit-Accessible Illinois Medical Distric
With 560 acres of medical research facilities, labs, and classrooms, and more than 40 healthcare facilities, visited by some 50,000 people per day, the Illinois Medical District is a major economic engine.
House Republican Lawmakers Introduce Legislation to Combat Heroin in DuPage County
Wheaton, ILa€¦ A group of House Republican Lawmakers are taking action to fight Illinois' growing heroin epidemic.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
LIVE: Winter weather roundup Feb. 14, 2014
The following is a collection of news related to Friday's snowfall in East Central Illinois.
Rutherford won't release independent probe yet
The independent probe into accusations of sexual harassment and improper campaign work against Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford will remain a secret for now, his attorney said.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Chicago: Would NYC's Midtown Biz Leaders Write Off the Idea of a Car-Free Mag Mile?
Yesterday's Active Transportation Alliance announcement submitting 20 streets for consideration as partial or total car-free spaces has already sparked a lively dialogue.
House Republicans roll out heroin legislation in DuPage County
In response, several Republican lawmakers and DuPage County officials on Thursday unveiled proposed legislation they hope will ensure that record is never broken.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Daily Beast
G.O.P.'s Creepy Sex ScandalBy Caitlin Dickson
Just weeks away from the Republican primary, an Illinois gubernatorial candidate is being accused of everything from sexual harassment to questionable spending on travel with a young aide.
Myrtle Beach Online
EXCHANGE: Fair Queen says pageants built skills
Robbins, 18, of rural Coffeen, won the 1990 Little Miss Old Settlers Pageant in Hillsboro playing "God Bless America" on the violin.