IllinoisTimes - Breaking News http://illinoistimes.com/articles.sec-139-1-breaking-news.html Sat, 28 May 16 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 City wins pension case - Employees can’t get pension “spikes” http://illinoistimes.com/article-17186-city-wins-pension-case.html City wins pension case - Employees can’t get pension “spikes”
A Sangamon County judge has sided with the city of Springfield in ruling that retiring city employees can’t cash out accrued vacation time to increase final paychecks and thus boost pension benefits....]]>
Head of Lincoln papers out - Director of digitizing project put on leave http://illinoistimes.com/article-17185-head-of-lincoln-papers-out.html Head of Lincoln papers out - Director of digitizing project put on leave
 Daniel Stowell, director of the Papers of Abraham Lincoln Project at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, has been placed on administrative leave....]]>
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....]]>