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Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 12:18 am

Lanphier leads the academic pack

 It is too soon – far too soon – to declare victory. But the numbers are in, and Springfield public schools are making progress when it comes to academic excellence for the best and brightest...
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 12:17 am
 Last month, Rep. Christian Mitchell (D-Chicago) was interviewed by Chicago Public Radio about his new role as interim executive director of the Democratic Party of Illinois.Mitchell was asked at...
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 12:16 am
SHELTER SENSEI read the letter from Sam Cahnman entitled “Homeless solutions” in the Aug. 2 issue of Illinois Times. I have several comments.My last 15 years in state government was with the...
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 12:15 am
 Now, before the silly season starts, is the time to get acquainted with political candidates and their stands on the issues of their campaigns. In this week’s cover story on the 13th District...
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 12:14 am
 You know these words, but how often do you stop to think about them? “We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility,...
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 12:20 am

CWLP faces the future

 I was nervous, opening my latest light bill.Late June and early July had been sweltering, and I don’t skimp on air conditioning. Plus, the air had gone out for a couple of days, forcing emerge...
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 12:17 am
President Donald Trump visited an Illinois county last week which was once considered a Democratic Party bastion but has been slipping away to the Republicans throughout this decade.Madison County, ju...
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 12:16 am
 HOMELESS SOLUTIONIn the recent City Council debate on closing the Lincoln Library grounds at night, opponents argued it was wrong to kick the homeless out of a place they felt safe without givin...


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