IllinoisTimes - Breaking News http://illinoistimes.com/articles.sec-139-1-breaking-news.html Mon, 08 Feb 16 00:00:00 -0600 en hourly 1 RIP, Julianne - IT food writer dies http://illinoistimes.com/article-16775-rip-julianne.html RIP, Julianne - IT food writer dies
 We at Illinois Times are shocked and saddened by the passing of Julianne Glatz, our food writer who passed away last night in her sleep.Glatz became a near-instant institution a...]]>
Former Petersburg street superintendent gets 60 days in jail for pot - Evidence he was given by police ended up at grow operation http://illinoistimes.com/article-16776-former-petersburg-street-superintendent-gets-60-days-in-jail-for-pot.html Former Petersburg street superintendent gets 60 days in jail for pot - Evidence he was given by police ended up at grow operation
The former Petersburg street superintendent was sentenced to 60 days in jail for pot last week. His sentencing comes after evidence he was given by the city’s police department ended up at a crime scene....]]>
GROWLERS AND DITZY BLONDES http://illinoistimes.com/article-16746-growlers-and-ditzy-blondes.html GROWLERS AND DITZY BLONDES
 A beer summit at Obed and Isaac’s? It could happen.Karen Conn, the wife half of the husband-and-wife team that owns the popular Springfield microbrew pub, confirms that President Barack Obama,...]]>
Shove it - SJ-R newsroom rejects contract http://illinoistimes.com/article-16745-shove-it.html Shove it - SJ-R newsroom rejects contract
Newsroom employees at the State Journal-Register tonight rejected a final contract offer from GateHouse Media, the company that owns Springfield’s daily newspaper....]]>
Gaming board nomination on hold - Governor says Senate wants more time http://illinoistimes.com/article-16712-gaming-board-nomination-on-hold.html Gaming board nomination on hold - Governor says Senate wants more time
  The nomination of Springfield attorney Don Tracy as chairman of the Illinois Gaming Board has been put on hold....]]>