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  1. Speaker Has Become the Perfect BogeymanRead the original story

    22 min ago | River Cities' Reader

    ... 55 percent. That's pretty darned bad, and perhaps the worst among the nation's governors. But Quinn has nothing on Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan. A new Capitol Fax /We Ask America poll found Madigan's unfavorable rating to be an almost ...


  2. Mrs. Green's Natural Market in West Windsor offers taste of healthy food trendRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... offers all organic or natural locally sourced products. Its other locations include Canada, New York, Connecticut, Illinois and Virginia, but this is the first New Jersey location. The food store is one of the last components to open in the ...


  3. Editorial: Ita s politics before prestige in Obama library bidRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is Illinois' only presidential library, but the state hopes to attract the Barack Obama Presidential Library as well.


  4. Jim Davis Why your mayors want you riled up over pensionsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Herald

    ... Yet the community leaders are attempting to get across what strikes me as two key points: 1. The pension system in Illinois clearly favors police and firefighters over the average Joe. And that's costing Joe Taxpayer a lot of money, suburban leaders ...


  5. Illinois roadwork suspended for Easter weekendRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    The Illinois Department of Transportation has suspended all non-emergency roadwork over the Easter holiday weekend to reduce congestion and improve traffic flow.


  6. Illinois bill would streamline transition for students in military familiesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A bill passed by the Illinois House would make it easier for children of military personnel to transfer into Illinois schools.


  7. APSU Lady Govs Track and Field has huge day at SIU Edwardsville's Gateway ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    ... field on the campus of SIU Edwardsville, finishing just 10 points behind fellow Ohio Valley Conference foe Eastern Illinois' 117 point tally. "Another very solid outing for us," said head coach Doug Molnar. "I couldn't count the number of ...


  8. Let voters decide future of townshipsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Illinois' nearly 13 million citizens have a shameful tax burden of supporting 7,000 units of governments, which is 2,100 more than any other state.


  9. Tim Staudt: NCAA needs to reform recruitingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lansing State Journal

    ... And the Badgers should get a challenge from other teams, such as Minnesota, Iowa, Ohio State, Nebraska, maybe even Illinois. The two teams that need to make a move up are Indiana and Purdue, traditional basketball schools who both struggled this ...


  10. State GOP officials who wanted Brady out get replacedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A crop of Republican officials who wanted to oust former Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady for his statements supporting same-sex marriage have been replaced in their party positions.


  11. Illinois mayor sends cops after man who created parody Twitter accountRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A police warrant shows that Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis asked authorities to investigate the home of a man who created a parody Twitter account in the mayor's name.


  12. Predicting the Future-One Chapter at a TimeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... en Foley, Ala. and Mundelein, Ill. He holds a bachelor's degree in marketing and advertising from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and he now writes full time.


  13. Co-Wrestler of the Year: Hard work paid off for West's HigginsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat

    ... News-Democrat co-Wrestler of the Year. He shares the honor with Highland senior Tanner Farmer. Headed to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, where he will compete for the Cougars, Higgins' is ready for the challenges which await. "I'm ready ...


  14. Obituary for Patricia PhillipsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    ... Wilcox, Amber Nicole Phillips, Kayla Danielle Phillips and Landon Chase Phillips. Patsy attended the University of Illinois where she was a member of Sigma Kappa Sorority. She was a member of Rivermont Presbyterian Church, where she served as ...


  15. Wildlife: Hummers coming to a feeder near youRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... day one was reported in northeastern Massachusetts. By the next day reports arrived from northern Ohio, northern Illinois, northern New Jersey, northeastern Pennsylvania and central New York. If you have not yet hung a nectar feeder, do it today. ...


  16. Don't Dump Pennsylvania's GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Right Wing News

    ... to balance its budgets and still pay for health care and pension costs, Pennsylvania is ranked No. 42. Jersey (50), Illinois (48) and New York (45) are worse, but that's no consolation. Pennsylvania - where I was earlier this month giving a speech ...


  17. Larson-KeithRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | IN-FORUM

    ... as a sales associate at Banana Republic, Washington. David graduated in 2000 from New Trier East High School in Illinois and in 2005 he graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida with a bachelor's degree in aeronautical science. ...


  18. Satirical Tweets Mock Peoria Mayor Who Hits Back ... with a Police RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... a hit with the Peoria crowd was likely to go over well anywhere in America. But Twitter doesn't play in Peoria, Illinois, apparently. At least not with the mayor. Mayor Jim Ardis, angered by @peoriamayor, a satirical Twitter account depicting him as ...


  19. Downs, McHugh lead Purdue baseball past MichiganDowns, McHugh lead...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    ... Ashley Burkhardt homered in the second inning and Lilly Fecho made it stand up for Purdue with a 1-0 victory over Illinois on Saturday. Fecho (18-10) struck out seven and allowed three hits in her 22nd complete game of the season. Tori Chiodo went ...


  20. Bangert: Turner's ethics, Statehouse trust on trialBangert: Turner's...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    ... happening on every bill. Asked how he would connect with students at Purdue, the Purdue grad and University of Illinois associate provost admitted that his generation was much different than today's student body: "I listen to Pink Floyd. You listen ...