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Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:20 am
STOP ‘BEAT THE TRAIN’Great article on the railroad sidewalk fencing (“Don’t fence me in,” by Bruce Rushton, June 21). I too drive through that intersection every day on my way home. Everybod...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:19 am
AFSCME Council 31 called the U. S. Supreme Court ruling against the union a “blatant political attack,” while the Illinois Policy Institute, crowing over its victory, called the unions “inherent...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:17 am
 When it comes to getting the most bang for your buck, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more extensive small-town festival than Assumption Fest. This epic three-day festival with free parking a...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:15 am
 Don’t miss Beatles vs Stones, a high-energy musical showdown on Friday, June 29 at 8 p.m. at the Hoogland Center for the Arts. During this top-rated event, The Fab Four will be represented by...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:14 am
I’m a 28-year-old woman who has been single for over five years. I’m steering clear of dating sites right now because of how so many guys portray themselves in ways that are very different from ho...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:13 am

Restored Governor’s Mansion will tell the stories of its colorful occupants

 Restoration of the Governor’s Mansion is wrapping up for a grand opening in July. The mansion is the third-oldest continuously occupied executive mansion in the United States and has been on t...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:10 am
A community’s local businesses are often what write the town’s history, initiate and maintain traditions and give a community its special characteristics. Shopping local also creates a positive ri...
Thursday, June 28, 2018 12:09 am
See how much shopping local can affect your community with these fast facts.Let’s talk small businesses• According to the Small Business Administration, there are 29 million small businesses acros...


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