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Chicago Tribune
Investing big dollars in the parts of Chicago too often forgottenchurches, hoping to find a way to bring families back. A way to drown out gunfi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
churches, hoping to find a way to bring families back. A way to drown out gunfire and reclaim your streets. You know none of that can happen without jobs. And jobs don’t happen without people willing to invest, to take a chance on opening or... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
More prevention needed to curb opioid epidemic in SpringfieldMore prevention and community education is needed to curb the opioid epidemic t
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
More prevention and community education is needed to curb the opioid epidemic that has led to more than 160 deaths in Clark County and Springfield in the last two years, local leaders told residents on Tuesday afternoon. About 50 people attended a... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Talk with the candidatesseeking re-elections this year, moderated the meeting in his usual role at Comm
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
seeking re-elections this year, moderated the meeting in his usual role at Community Conversations. He started the evening off with two questions of his own. The first was “What is your main motivational factor in seeking the position?” Time limit,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Movepatients in the hospital’s intensive care unit. She also treats patients with p
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
patients in the hospital’s intensive care unit. She also treats patients with pulmonary issues including various forms of lung disease, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary embolisms and lung cancer. She will also perform... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County voters to pick several school board seats in NovemberSeveral school boards across Clark County will likely see changes this fall as
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Several school boards across Clark County will likely see changes this fall as many have competitive races and several veteran board members aren’t seeking re-election. School board members play a major role in the finances of the district, deciding... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield coalition to host community forum on opiatesto 1:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at United Senior Services, 125 W. Main St. The event wil
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 days ago
to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 19 at United Senior Services, 125 W. Main St. The event will be an open discussion that will include local professionals and a person in recovery. The message is often spread to people who are tied to the epidemic, but not the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 15, 2017Curtis Road interchange area, planning for Champaign Central High School, tarps
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Curtis Road interchange area, planning for Champaign Central High School, tarps on truck loads, instructional spending by local school districts, battery recycling, porta potty wastes, Revilo Oliver, Col. Henry Blake and the University of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Recovery home prepares to open, with help from Leadership Clark CountyClose to 40 Clark County business professionals ripped up carpet and put togeth
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Close to 40 Clark County business professionals ripped up carpet and put together beds this week for a for a drug recovery program that will begin housing patients this fall. The Celebrating Recovery House on West Mulberry Street will begin treating... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of events- TOPS Club, a nonprofit, noncommercial support and accountability group for in
The Suburbanite / Posted 10 days ago
- TOPS Club, a nonprofit, noncommercial support and accountability group for individuals interested in losing weight and maintaining their weight loss, holds weekly chapter meetings where members learn about nutrition, portion control, food planning,... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
SGA hears president's strategies, reviews suspension of rulesinitiatives plan for the academic year 2017-2018 to the WIU Student Government
McDonough County Voice / Posted 11 days ago
initiatives plan for the academic year 2017-2018 to the WIU Student Government Association on Tuesday night. The purpose of Thomas’ presentation to SGA was to increase student awareness and identify how the university can best use its resources... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Springfield schools residents want district to drop property value complaintsSpringfield High School. Another group of Lucas County homeowners is speaking
The Toledo Blade / Posted 11 days ago
Springfield High School. Another group of Lucas County homeowners is speaking out against their school district’s practice of contesting property values in an effort to collect more tax dollars. Springfield Local Schools district residents say they... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Forum a chance to weigh in on plans for $54M new Greenon schoolGreenon Local Schools will host a community forum this month so residents can l
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Greenon Local Schools will host a community forum this month so residents can learn more about the process the district will use to build its $54 million new school. Superintendent Brad Silvus said the district has been hard at work preparing for... Read more
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SaukValley.com
State replacement tax raid creates more uncertainty locallyproperty replacement tax distribution. The replacement taxes were instituted i
SaukValley.com / Posted 16 days ago
property replacement tax distribution. The replacement taxes were instituted in 1979, to make up for money lost when local governments lost the power to impose property taxes on businesses. While the school districts' projected replacement... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Suburbanite area calendar of events8 - Join Retreat Master Abbot Clement Zeleznik, O.S.B. at Loyola Retreat House
The Suburbanite / Posted 17 days ago
8 - Join Retreat Master Abbot Clement Zeleznik, O.S.B. at Loyola Retreat House, Setp. 8-10 as he investigates the mystery of why an unconditionally loving God would allow suffering and offers guidance on how to suffer well. The cost is $165. For... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield Local Schools see improvements in ratingsCarolynn Mostyn TheSuburbanite.com correspondent SPRINGFIELD TWP. Springfield
The Suburbanite / Posted 17 days ago
Carolynn Mostyn TheSuburbanite.com correspondent SPRINGFIELD TWP. Springfield Local Schools Treasurer Chris Adams reported during the Aug. 15 Board of Education meeting that the district's bond ratings have improved, pointing out that in most areas,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
New UI trustee has his heart in the jobCHAMPAIGN — Playing Mother Ginger in "The Nutcracker" — with a beard, no less —
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — Playing Mother Ginger in "The Nutcracker" — with a beard, no less — may not be the first credential you'd tick off for a University of Illinois trustee. Dr. Stuart King has plenty of others on his résumé — Christie Clinic... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pair of property tax cut options in new schools bill, but they're limiteda long-elusive school funding formula overhaul, it quickly became clear that Ch
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
a long-elusive school funding formula overhaul, it quickly became clear that Chicago Public Schools stood to gain hundreds of millions of dollars, both through state help and a future city property tax increase. But top lawmakers also needed some... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of eventsSept. 2 - Barberton Parks and Recreation offers the Jeep Davis 5K Run and Walk
The Suburbanite / Posted 24 days ago
Sept. 2 - Barberton Parks and Recreation offers the Jeep Davis 5K Run and Walk beginning at 8:30 a.m. The race begins at Lake Anna Park, tours the Sports Complex and ends back near the lake. The race is an Elite Division race in the Subway Challenge... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
State schools superintendent's tour brings him to Danville HighDANVILLE — As a student ambassador, Neil Patel has given a number of tours of D
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
DANVILLE — As a student ambassador, Neil Patel has given a number of tours of Danville High School. But the National Honor Society president, Band of Vikings drum major and Executives show-choir member admitted to being a bit nervous when he saw... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield Schools host Good Beginnings FairCarolynn Mostyn TheSuburbanite.com correspondent SPRINGFIELD TWP. Three Good B
The Suburbanite / Posted 25 days ago
Carolynn Mostyn TheSuburbanite.com correspondent SPRINGFIELD TWP. Three Good Beginnings Fairs were held in August in conjunction with Summit County's Kids Month, an initiative started by the late Summit County Executive Russ Pry. On Aug. 9, a fair... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
5K attend first Clark County powerboat racesAn estimated 5,000 people attended the first Formula 1 powerboat race held in S
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 25 days ago
An estimated 5,000 people attended the first Formula 1 powerboat race held in Springfield, which local leaders are hopeful will return next year. However some neighbors were upset by the loud noise created by the event. The inaugural Springfield F1... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Death penalty documentary gets first Missouri screening hereCapitol City Cinema in Jefferson City will host the first in a series of Missou
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Capitol City Cinema in Jefferson City will host the first in a series of Missouri screenings of a new documentary examining capital punishment and the impact it has on jurors. “Lindy Lou, Juror Number 2” follows Lindy Lou, a woman from rural... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Board member announces run for Illinois State Senate District 32H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com McHenry County Board Member Craig Wilcox
Northwest Herald / Posted 27 days ago
H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com McHenry County Board Member Craig Wilcox announced on Monday he is running for Senate District 32. The retired air force colonel and McHenry County Board member looks to replace state Sen. Pam Althoff,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago school board president says state funding deal would do 'wonders' for district's financesChicago Teachers Union over a possible tax credit program for private school sc
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Chicago Teachers Union over a possible tax credit program for private school scholarships. His comments came as the school board was set to vote on a proposed $5.7 billion operating budget. For the third consecutive year, the proposed budget... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner set to sign immigration bill MondayStreet: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here. State Rep. Theresa Mah, D-Chicago, said she found it ironic that Illinois would enact its law... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Rauner Criticizes School Deal as Some Dems Slam Tax CreditsJust days after lawmakers announced that they had reached a tentative agreement
NBC Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
Just days after lawmakers announced that they had reached a tentative agreement on education funding reform, that compromise appears to be getting pushback from both sides of the aisle. After applauding the four top legislative leaders for “coming... Read more
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