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The Champaign News-Gazette
House backs Ammons bill on prison call costsSPRINGFIELD — A bill aimed at lowering the cost of phone calls for people incar
House backs Ammons bill on prison call costs
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD — A bill aimed at lowering the cost of phone calls for people incarcerated in Illinois and prohibiting the state from profiting on such calls cleared the Illinois House on Wednesday. The measure, HB 6200, is sponsored by Rep. Carol... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
RIP day in Springfield as reform plans face tests and politicsIt's crunch time in Springfield as, with only a bit over three weeks remaining
RIP day in Springfield as reform plans face tests and politics
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
It's crunch time in Springfield as, with only a bit over three weeks remaining in the scheduled spring session, key deadlines begin to arrive and final decisions are made. On legislative redistricting reform, as previously reported, both chambers of... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Pittsburgh schools’ proposed policies to protect transgender students go beyond the bathroom debateus to address these issues. Hopefully we’ll see more school districts like Pitt
Pittsburgh schools’ proposed policies to protect transgender students go beyond the bathroom debate
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted yesterday
us to address these issues. Hopefully we’ll see more school districts like Pittsburgh take the lead and enact policies and education to make sure their school is open to all students,” says Jason Landau Goodman, executive director of the... Read more
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examiner.com
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership PrizeIllinois Library System (R.A.I.L.S.), the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
Doris Kearns Goodwin to win 2016 Lincoln Leadership Prize
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
Illinois Library System (R.A.I.L.S.), the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum (A.L.P.L.M.), the American Library Association (A.L.A.), The Newberry Library, Frugal Muse Books, and Anderson’s Bookshop. On Tuesday, May 17, 2016 eight... Read more
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The MidWeek
G-K Supt. Burgess named a leader of distinctionDistrict 424 Superintendent Joe Burgess traveled to Springfield on Thursday whe
G-K Supt. Burgess named a leader of distinction
The MidWeek / Posted 7 days ago
District 424 Superintendent Joe Burgess traveled to Springfield on Thursday where he picked up an award from the during a recognition event co-sponsored by the Illinois State Board of Education, Horace Mann organization, the Illinois Principals... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
G-K Supt. Burgess named a leader of distinctionDistrict 424 Superintendent Joe Burgess traveled to Springfield on Thursday, wh
G-K Supt. Burgess named a leader of distinction
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
District 424 Superintendent Joe Burgess traveled to Springfield on Thursday, where he picked up an award from the during a recognition event co-sponsored by the Illinois State Board of Education, Horace Mann organization, the Illinois Principals... Read more
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Philly.com
New school rules give transgender students 'right to be who they are'When a transgender girl graduated in white gown from Springfield Township High
New school rules give transgender students 'right to be who they are'
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
When a transgender girl graduated in white gown from Springfield Township High School, her parents made an unusual request for two diplomas: one for her, with her new female name, and one for them, with her male birth name. Springfield... Read more
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SaukValley.com
In Illinois, it’s all about ‘king of the hill’largest category of government spending at the federal and state levels, greate
In Illinois, it’s all about ‘king of the hill’
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
largest category of government spending at the federal and state levels, greater than for Social Security and defense.� In Springfield, the powerful Illinois Hospital Association and the state doctors’ society assiduously protect their members’... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sunday Calendarback. Handicap accessible. For more information, call 937-342-2218 or visit www
Sunday Calendar
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
back. Handicap accessible. For more information, call 937-342-2218 or visit www.al-anondaytonoh.org. Noon: Members of the Springfield High School Class of 1951 will meet at Ann and Tony’s Restaurant, 211 E. Main St., West Jefferson. If questions,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield super outlines cuts if August levy failsBy Connie Williams SPRINGFIELD — At the April 19 Springfield Local Schools Boa
Springfield super outlines cuts if August levy fails
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 13 days ago
By Connie Williams SPRINGFIELD — At the April 19 Springfield Local Schools Board of Education meeting, Superintendent Chuck Sincere addressed cuts that would be necessary if voters reject the five-year, $1.5 million emergency levy on the Aug. 2... Read more
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The Mercury News
What was the most successful company founded the year you were born?goods store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 4
What was the most successful company founded the year you were born?
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
goods store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 states as of early 2016.1949 Grand Canyon Education Inc.Market Cap: $1,945,900,000 Ticker Symbol: LOPE Grand Canyon Education owns for-profit Grand Canyon... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Car backs out of driveway, causes gas leakWestern Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the
Car backs out of driveway, causes gas leak
WGEM Quincy / Posted 14 days ago
Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in Springfield. Around 50 students participated and took their message to school administrators at Sherman Hall. Dozens of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark State announces first-of-its kind programin the school’s history. The school is announcing the new program this morning
Clark State announces first-of-its kind program
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 days ago
in the school’s history. The school is announcing the new program this morning at an event at its Leffel Lane campus in Springfield. Several guest speakers will be on hand at the event, including Ohio Department of Higher Education Vice... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Two arrested after police find meth in Quincy hotel roomWestern Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the
Two arrested after police find meth in Quincy hotel room
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in Springfield. Around 50 students participated and took their message to school administrators at Sherman Hall. Dozens of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new equipment to meet growing demandWestern Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new equipment to meet growing demand
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in Springfield. Around 50 students participated and took their message to school administrators at Sherman Hall. Dozens of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Search warrant leads to three meth arrests in QuincyWestern Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the
Search warrant leads to three meth arrests in Quincy
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in Springfield. Around 50 students participated and took their message to school administrators at Sherman Hall. Dozens of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new look to meet growing demandWestern Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new look to meet growing demand
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in Springfield. Around 50 students participated and took their message to school administrators at Sherman Hall. Dozens of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Tornado touches down in northeast MissouriWestern Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the
Tornado touches down in northeast Missouri
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in Springfield. Around 50 students participated and took their message to school administrators at Sherman Hall. Dozens of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Free Legal Clinics Offered Across The StateThe Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division will host 16 free legal ad
Free Legal Clinics Offered Across The State
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
The Tennessee Bar Association Young Lawyers Division will host 16 free legal advice clinics and legal education events throughout the state. Attendees will get information on a variety of topics including: debt collection, bankruptcy, landlord-tenant... Read more
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Boston Globe
Grassroots bid to scrap Common Core from Mass. schools faces challengesDANVERS -- Common Core education standards have become a political football acr
Grassroots bid to scrap Common Core from Mass. schools faces challenges
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
DANVERS -- Common Core education standards have become a political football across the country, with Republican presidential candidates scrambling to distance themselves from the guidelines that set goals for what students should know by the end of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Employees stealing drugs from Ohio pharmacies, health care facilitiesnortheastern Ohio had seizures while in the store’s bathroom after he overdosed
Employees stealing drugs from Ohio pharmacies, health care facilities
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
northeastern Ohio had seizures while in the store’s bathroom after he overdosed on stolen tramadol. A nurse anesthetist in Springfield tried to kill himself by injecting stolen pain medications at work. A pharmacist at a Downtown Columbus CVS stole... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris County news and events briefsare invited to this free concert as five bell choirs perform solo and combined
Morris County news and events briefs
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
are invited to this free concert as five bell choirs perform solo and combined choir music. St. John’s is located at 587 Springfield Ave., Summit. MADISON The Museum of Early Trades & Crafts, 9 Main St., will present Stitching her Niche - How... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County school music program nationally ranked againLocal Schools has achieved a musical equivalent of a hat trick, recognized as o
Clark County school music program nationally ranked again
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 23 days ago
Local Schools has achieved a musical equivalent of a hat trick, recognized as one of the Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) in the United States for the third consecutive year. The designation is awarded by the National Association... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
The most successful company founded in your birth yearstore, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 stat
The most successful company founded in your birth year
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 23 days ago
store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 states as of early 2016. 1949 Grand Canyon Education Inc.Market Cap: $1,945,900,000 Ticker Symbol: LOPE Grand Canyon Education owns for-profit Grand Canyon... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
The most successful company founded in your birth yearstore, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 stat
The most successful company founded in your birth year
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 23 days ago
store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 states as of early 2016. 1949 Grand Canyon Education Inc.Market Cap: $1,945,900,000 Ticker Symbol: LOPE Grand Canyon Education owns for-profit Grand Canyon... Read more
4 related stories
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KIVI Boise
The most successful company founded in your birth yearstore, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 stat
The most successful company founded in your birth year
KIVI Boise / Posted 23 days ago
store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 states as of early 2016. 1949 Grand Canyon Education Inc.Market Cap: $1,945,900,000 Ticker Symbol: LOPE Grand Canyon Education owns for-profit Grand Canyon... Read more
4 related stories
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WRTV Indianapolis
The most successful company founded in your birth yearstore, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 stat
The most successful company founded in your birth year
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 23 days ago
store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 states as of early 2016. 1949 Grand Canyon Education Inc.Market Cap: $1,945,900,000 Ticker Symbol: LOPE Grand Canyon Education owns for-profit Grand Canyon... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
The most successful company founded in your birth yearstore, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 stat
The most successful company founded in your birth year
KGTV San Diego / Posted 23 days ago
store, Dick's Sporting Goods is now just about everywhere, operating in 47 states as of early 2016. 1949 Grand Canyon Education Inc.Market Cap: $1,945,900,000 Ticker Symbol: LOPE Grand Canyon Education owns for-profit Grand Canyon... Read more
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The Advocate
Springfield native, nurse joins North Oaks clinicSpringfield native and resident April Kluka McIntyre has joined North Oaks Phys
Springfield native, nurse joins North Oaks clinic
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
Springfield native and resident April Kluka McIntyre has joined North Oaks Physician Group as a family nurse practitioner with North Oaks Primary Care Clinic in Livingston. A member of the North Oaks Health System team for nine years, McIntyre comes... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lawmakers, Advocates Call for Strengthening Distracted Driving Lawsand $150 for a third or subsequent violation. The Pennsylvania Department of T
Lawmakers, Advocates Call for Strengthening Distracted Driving Laws
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 24 days ago
and $150 for a third or subsequent violation. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation would conduct a six-month education campaign prior to the distracted driving violation going into effect. The bill contains exemptions for use of such... Read more
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Business Insurance
Sports, rock music fan and accidental risk managercommittee. Among other things, Ms. Natovitz has been named Insurance Professio
Sports, rock music fan and accidental risk manager
Business Insurance / Posted 25 days ago
committee. Among other things, Ms. Natovitz has been named Insurance Professional of the Year by the New York City Association of Insurance Women and was among Business Insurance's 2009 Women to Watch. Ms. Natovitz is also a booster of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Students at 24 Illinois colleges object to state budget messSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Students at two dozen Illinois colleges have penned an
Students at 24 Illinois colleges object to state budget mess
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 26 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Students at two dozen Illinois colleges have penned an open letter to Gov. Bruce Rauner and lawmakers about the 10-month stalemate on a state budget. The letter singles out the Republican governor for saying he wants a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Business calendarPilot sessions continue May 9 and June 13. $15, members get in free. (904) 261-
Business calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
Pilot sessions continue May 9 and June 13. $15, members get in free. (904) 261-3248 or islandchamber.com. Beaches Business Association, lunch, 11:30 a.m.-noon; meeting, noon-1 p.m.; Jacksonville Beach Public Golf Course clubhouse, Hero’s 19th Hole,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
State, city study new pension solutions after Supreme Court slapSupreme Court effectively saying "just pay up" when it comes to government work
State, city study new pension solutions after Supreme Court slap
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
Supreme Court effectively saying "just pay up" when it comes to government worker pensions, officials in Chicago and Springfield are looking at a pair of other options that would still require taxpayers to pay, but pay less. One option... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKcall 800-733-2767. NEW GARDEN Rummage sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., New Garden United
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 27 days ago
call 800-733-2767. NEW GARDEN Rummage sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., New Garden United Methodist Church, 7165 state Route 9. NEW SPRINGFIELD Rummage sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Trinity United Methodist Church, 2427 Columbiana Road; lunch available. NORTH... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Vermilion probation director: Court services threatened by lack of state budgetSPRINGFIELD — The director of probation services for Vermilion County warned a
Vermilion probation director: Court services threatened by lack of state budget
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — The director of probation services for Vermilion County warned a Senate committee Thursday that Illinois' budget problems threaten court services throughout the state, and especially in those counties with drug problems. The warning... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Cities and towns becoming more dependent on local moneySpringfield City Hall is seen here in a WWLP file image. BOSTON (State House N
Cities and towns becoming more dependent on local money
WWLP Springfield / Posted 28 days ago
Springfield City Hall is seen here in a WWLP file image. BOSTON (State House News Service) – Over five years ending in December, the Legislature passed 97 new laws with a “significant financial impact” on cities and towns, and over that same period... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKplant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell, breakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. Crestvie
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 29 days ago
plant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell, breakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. Crestview Local Board of Education, public meeting to interview superintendent's candidates, 6 p.m., high/middle school cafeteria, 44100 Crestview... Read more
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WestportNow
John B. Baker, 68family relocated to Amherst, Mass. where John attended the University of Massac
John B. Baker, 68
WestportNow / Posted 29 days ago
family relocated to Amherst, Mass. where John attended the University of Massachusetts and earned a bachelor’s degree in education. John and Lynne separated in 1977 and later divorced. John returned to work at Mohonk in 1978, where he met and... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKplant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell, breakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. Crestvie
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 30 days ago
plant employees of AT&T/Ohio Bell, breakfast, 8 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. Crestview Local Board of Education, public meeting to interview superintendent's candidates, 6 p.m., high/middle school cafeteria, 44100 Crestview... Read more
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Daily Herald
Want safe water? Get it testedthing they can do is get it tested," said Dave Loveday, director of government
Want safe water? Get it tested
Daily Herald / Posted a month ago
thing they can do is get it tested," said Dave Loveday, director of government affairs for the Lisle-based Water Quality Association, a trade group representing the water treatment industry. The suburbs are home to a number of water testing... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKClass of 1959, dinner, 5:30 p.m., Adrian's in Calcutta. EAST PALESTINE East P
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted a month ago
Class of 1959, dinner, 5:30 p.m., Adrian's in Calcutta. EAST PALESTINE East Palestine Board of Education, meeting, 6 p.m., elementary media center. HANOVERTON United Athletic Booster Club, 6 p.m., high school... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
At the firing range: Tupelo women take handgun safety coursefive years. Before that, he traveled the Southeast and shot handguns competitiv
At the firing range: Tupelo women take handgun safety course
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 1 months ago
five years. Before that, he traveled the Southeast and shot handguns competitively with the International Defensive Pistol Association. “I competed for six to eight years, then I decided I would rather teach,” the 65-year-old said. He’s certified... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Home, Health show also caters to homelessand other volunteers displayed welcome kits to be offered at the NUMAS Haus. N
Home, Health show also caters to homeless
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 1 months ago
and other volunteers displayed welcome kits to be offered at the NUMAS Haus. NUMAS Haus (named for the New Ulm Ministerial Association) will provide emergency shelter, counseling and education for up to 90 days for single-mother, homeless families... Read more
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Boston Globe
Money at the heart of the charter debatethat child, so I’m not sure why they should have a claim to that money,” said J
Money at the heart of the charter debate
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
that child, so I’m not sure why they should have a claim to that money,” said James A. Peyser, the state secretary of education and a charter proponent. “Charter schools are public schools, and these are public school students, and it’s... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
WIU President Thomas appointed to Board of Higher Education Posted Apr. 2, 2016 at 10:53 AM MACOMB — West central Illinois and Western I
WIU President Thomas appointed to Board of Higher Education
McDonough County Voice / Posted 1 months ago
Posted Apr. 2, 2016 at 10:53 AM MACOMB — West central Illinois and Western Illinois University will soon have a voice on the Illinois Board of Higher Education.Governor Bruce Rauner has... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK8-11 p.m., Columbiana American Legion, 44403 Route 14; music by SRO. Beaver Cr
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 1 months ago
8-11 p.m., Columbiana American Legion, 44403 Route 14; music by SRO. Beaver Creek Wildlife Education Center, informative program, 1-2 p.m., Columbiana Public Library; register at 330-482-5509 or circulation... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Springfield school superintendent named state's top administratorDr. John Jungmann, Superintendent of Springfield Public Schools, has been named
Springfield school superintendent named state's top administrator
KY3 Springfield / Posted 1 months ago
Dr. John Jungmann, Superintendent of Springfield Public Schools, has been named the Missouri School Public Relations Association’s 2016 Administrator of the Year during their annual Spring Conference held March 30 – April 1 at the Lodge of Four... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKdistribution, 9-11:30 a.m., Salem Community Pantry, 794 E. Third St. Deadline,
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 1 months ago
distribution, 9-11:30 a.m., Salem Community Pantry, 794 E. Third St. Deadline, 3 p.m., Salem High School Alumni Association scholarship applications, for high school students, high school guidance office. Applications available at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin schools could get help making CEO the superintendentA renewed push could be underway in Springfield to allow the suburbs' biggest s
Elgin schools could get help making CEO the superintendent
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
A renewed push could be underway in Springfield to allow the suburbs' biggest school district to make one of its leaders acting superintendent even though he lacks the credentials state law requires. Members of the Elgin Area School District U-46... Read more
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