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Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 12:22 am

Bishop releases list of abusers

 I wonder about Virginia Galloway.In 2004, she sued the Diocese of Springfield, alleging an awful thing. In the late 1960s, when she was 10 years old, she said that the Rev. Richard Niebrugge too...
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 12:21 am
 I’ve observed that the true political spectrum in our society does not range from right to left, but from top to bottom. This is how America’s economic and political systems really shake out...
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 12:20 am
 “Is that the guy from the Policy Institute?” House Speaker Michael Madigan asked his press secretary after an Illinois News Network reporter recently tried to ask Madigan a question at the S...
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 12:19 am
 ALPLM: NOT JUST OLD HATI read Bruce Rushton’s latest article about the ALPLM and its foundation (“Another day, another circus,” Nov. 29) with interest, as always, and wanted to clarify a f...
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 12:18 am
 A hundred years hence Illinoisans may look back to figure what was the theme of the bicentennial observance, what was the spirit. What was accomplished? The state came late to the planning, unen...
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 12:17 am
 As you sit down to a delicious meal, imagine you are an average Cuban worker, who earns $15 per month, making your monthly trip to the only “supermarket” in Havana where you are registered t...
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 12:18 am

ALPLM foundation goes begging

What a lot of blathering went on at a recent House tourism committee hearing called to chew fat about the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and its nonprofit foundation, which is threate...
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 12:17 am
Thanksgiving, America’s most food-focused holiday, traces its roots back to the abundant feast that Pilgrims and Native Americans enjoyed together in the fall of 1621.Not even half of the 100 or so...
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 12:16 am
 CAPITAL TOWNSHIP SHOULD GO TO CITY, NOT COUNTYCapital Township Supervisor Tom Cavanagh called it a “no-brainer” that the township should merge with Sangamon County after a large majority vot...

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