IllinoisTimes - News http://illinoistimes.com/articles.sec-1-1-news.html Thu, 27 Apr 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 Doctor shopping? - Cop contacted several pathologists to find experts http://illinoistimes.com/article-18372-doctor-shopping.html Doctor shopping? - Cop contacted several pathologists to find experts
After failing to persuade Dr. Jessica Bowman to establish a cause of death for Cory Lovelace, Quincy police detective Adam Gibson went searching for other pathologists. He found several. Dr. Ja...]]>
Ex-wife testifies in murder trial - Lovelace murder trial enters second week http://illinoistimes.com/article-18371-ex-wife-testifies-in-murder-trial.html Ex-wife testifies in murder trial - Lovelace murder trial enters second week
The ex-wife of a former Adams County prosecutor charged with murdering his wife in 2006 testified Monday that the defendant was physically abusive and suggested strongly that he was a killer."I don'...]]>
A broken marriage - Lovelace argued with wife, witnesses say http://illinoistimes.com/article-18368-a-broken-marriage.html A broken marriage - Lovelace argued with wife, witnesses say
Curtis Lovelace’s marriage to his wife Cory was in shambles in the months leading up to her 2006 death, according to friends and former neighbors who testified Friday in his murder trial. Love...]]>
Time is of the essence http://illinoistimes.com/article-18367-time-is-of-the-essence.html Time is of the essence
When Curtis Lovelace’s wife expired was a center of debate on Thursday as a pathologist hired by the prosecution painted a picture of murder. Dr. Werner Spitz is a high-caliber hired gun, havi...]]>
Gander Mountain going down? - Company reportedly on brink of bankruptcy http://illinoistimes.com/article-18316-gander-mountain-going-down.html Gander Mountain going down? - Company reportedly on brink of bankruptcy
Gander Mountain, a Minnesota-based company that came to Springfield in 2009, is reportedly preparing to file for bankruptcy. Reuters has reported that the company, which is known for firearms sa...]]>
Good news and bad news for Dems http://illinoistimes.com/article-17340-good-news-and-bad-news-for-dems.html Good news and bad news for Dems
 The Democrats got a bit of good news and some serious bad news in a recent Capitol Fax/We Ask America poll. And that bad news is particularly negative for anyone who can be credibly connected to...]]>
EXCLUSIVE: Pension perks - Alderman, board members sign on for pensions http://illinoistimes.com/article-17155-exclusive-pension-perks.html EXCLUSIVE: Pension perks - Alderman, board members sign on for pensions
Nine of ten Springfield aldermen due pensions, more than half the county board set for pensions. State legislator wants proof they deserve it....]]>
John Donvan and Caren Zucker accept the Illinois Literary Heritage Award - Illinois State Library hosts http://illinoistimes.com/article-16929-john-donvan-and-caren-zucker-accept-the-illinois-literary-heritage-award.html John Donvan and Caren Zucker accept the Illinois Literary Heritage Award - Illinois State Library hosts
On March 10-11, the Illinois State Library hosted the second national “Targeting Autism” conference.  This year the ISL welcomed John Donvan and Caren Zucker,  New York Times bestsell...]]>
Springfield cop acquitted of DUI - Convicted of other charges http://illinoistimes.com/article-15793-springfield-cop-acquitted-of-dui.html Springfield cop acquitted of DUI - Convicted of other charges
Springfield police officer James Stewart has been acquitted of charges that he was driving under the influence of alcohol when he crashed his car in 2014.Sangamon County Circuit Court Judge Rudolph...]]>