IllinoisTimes - Breaking News http://illinoistimes.com/articles.sec-139-1-breaking-news.html Tue, 26 May 15 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 Not so fast - Mansion work questioned by union http://illinoistimes.com/article-15536-not-so-fast.html Not so fast - Mansion work questioned by union
If all goes as planned, a private foundation that is raising funds to fix up the crumbling governor’s mansion in Springfield may start work this summer – if a judge doesn’t get in the way....]]>
He’s back, and with an alias - Parsons surfaces in Texas, national media http://illinoistimes.com/article-15466-he%25E2%2580%2599s-back-and-with-an-alias.html He’s back, and with an alias - Parsons surfaces in Texas, national media

Embattled entrepreneur Jeffrey Parsons has resurfaced in Texas – this time as Jeffrey Allen.

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UPDATE: Parks police head quits - Captain cites racism, corruption http://illinoistimes.com/article-15452-update-parks-police-head-quits.html UPDATE: Parks police head quits - Captain cites racism, corruption
Capt. Jonathan Davis, head of the Springfield Park District Police Department, has quit. In a letter of resignation dated today, Davis said that the district has retaliated against him for speaking out about corruption and racism....]]>
Mauled girl faces long recovery http://illinoistimes.com/article-15401-mauled-girl-faces-long-recovery.html Mauled girl faces long recovery
 A girl mauled by a Great Dane on April 11 is a lot like other 10-year-old girls.She likes to draw. Keeps a journal. Plays Xbox and basketball. She has a boxer at her mother’s house.“She love...]]>
Take more money, please - County administrator set for raise http://illinoistimes.com/article-15248-take-more-money-please.html Take more money, please - County administrator set for raise
Sangamon County administrator Brian McFadden has gotten a pay hike of nearly 25 percent. McFadden, who had made $116,025, now earns $145,000 a year....]]>
A surprise for your service - Secretary of 33 years receives special gift as she retires http://illinoistimes.com/article-14862-a-surprise-for-your-service.html A surprise for your service - Secretary of 33 years receives special gift as she retires
Doris Teyshak didn't miss a single day of work in her 33 years as secretary for Springfield attorney Randy Wolter. So when she retired, Wolter decided to send her off in style....]]>