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Wednesday, April 8, 2009 10:01 pm
Springfield School District 186 is expected to receive $8.5 million in federal stimulus money. Though there appear to be limitations and guidelines are yet to be developed, district officials have b...
Wednesday, April 1, 2009 07:06 am
As specialists in the field of fertility, we cringe every time a higher order multiple pregnancy (three or more gestations) receives special attention. Almost every Mother’s Day contest for &l...
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 05:12 am
I read with interest your article on medical marijuana [see “Medical marijuana,” by R.L. Nave, IT, Feb. 26]. I then read the letters to the editor in the March 5 issue and I take issue wi...
Wednesday, March 4, 2009 06:12 am
As we anticipate the financial resources that are certain to come to Illinois and, we hope, to the capital city, let us not forget where some of our greatest needs are: in the heart of our city. If...
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009 04:27 am
Finally, the change we’ve all been waiting for; the light at the end of the tunnel. Now we can sit back and relax, right? Well, at this moment, pundits vie for the cleverest visuals to m...
Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009 07:40 pm

Internet exchange: What’s really important here?

Tom, before you read my response to your e-mail, I want you to keep in mind that I am not a fan of the Democratic Party or especially of the Republican Party; I hold both in contempt for ...
Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009 12:20 pm
This week is without precedent in our city’s history. Not only are we celebrating the 200th birthday of Illinois’ favorite son in the community he famously called home, the newly elected l...
Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009 02:56 am
We certainly have divergent opinions about police officers. Are they gallant knights or authoritative villains? I am involved in an organization that assists family members of victims of drun...
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009 12:58 am
Imagine cable television channels keeping you aware of all the local activities, events, policies and important decisions that affect your quality of life. Springfield offers that service, sort of. ...


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