6 hrs ago
Ars celebrandi at adorandi
As a liturgical-minded Catholic blogger I can almost swoon when I see a pastoral letter with a Latin title regarding worship and the Eucharist. In this case it is a letter from Bishop Thomas Paprocki of the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois called Ars celebrandi at adorandi .
Sat Sep 13, 2014
The Daily Gazette
Illinois still employs 173 hired improperly
Gov. Pat Quinn makes a stop in Rock Falls on Sept. 3, visiting La Familia to talk about raising the minimum wage in Illinois.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Henricksen: Stevenson's Jalen Brunson heads to Villanova and more
During this "down time" for high school basketball, fans around Illinois can't seem to get enough of the Jalen Brunson recruitment. The Stevenson star, who is the top-ranked prospect in Illinois in the Class of 2015, heads to Villanova for an official visit this weekend.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Rauner declines to say how personal relationship with Emanuel will affect political one
A photo from 2010 of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner was published on the cover of the Chicago Tribune on Aug. 31, 2014.
Salaita prompted donors' fury
As news spread in late July about a new University of Illinois faculty hire and media outlets began publishing some of his profanity-laden tweets, a number of wealthy donors threatened to stop giving money to the university, recently released documents show.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
When visiting Chicago, Illinois, don't miss the Chicago lighthouses
Although a visit to Chicago will not allow one to go inside either the Chicago Harbor Light or the Chicago Southeast Guidewall Lighthouse , a trip to the most visited tourist attraction, the Navy Pier will allow you to see each one.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Tom's Mailbag Aug. 30, 2014
Switching it up a bit this week. The big topic is railroads, the industry that arrived in Champaign-Urbana in 1854, just 22 months after the first newspaper opened here.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Rauner term limits question won't appear on November ballot
Illinois voters won't get the chance to impose eight-year limits on state lawmakers after the state Supreme Court today refused to hear an appeal of lower court rulings that found the proposed constitutional amendment to be unconstitutional.
Area history, Aug. 22, 2014
In 1914: The Fitted Steel Sash Co. is installing three new punch presses at their works at Neil and John streets.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Fair Time in Du Quoin
Illinois has two state fairs: the Illinois State Fair, which concluded in Springfield this past Sunday, and the Du Quoin State Fair in southern Illinois, which starts Friday night and runs through Labor Day.