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Friday, July 19, 2019 12:00 am

Club Station House would move

Ryan Bandy, owner of Club Station House, says he has a July 31 closing date to sell the site of Springfield’s oldest gay bar to developers of a proposed hotel. Bandy said that he has identifie
Upon Further Review
Friday, July 19, 2019 12:00 am

Charity lays off folks it should help

 Life’s too short to look like a homeless person. That’s why I shop at Goodwill.Norwegian split-toe bluchers by Alden. Shell cordovan. Ben Silver button-downs, Brioni trousers and oxford clot
News
Thursday, July 18, 2019 12:00 am
 Yard waste disposal costs would more than double under a deal between the city of Springfield and Evans Cartage, which holds a contract to find a final resting place for yard waste.The city coun
News
Thursday, July 18, 2019 12:00 am
 The Illinois Racing Board hasn’t kept proper track of either money or drugs at horse racing courses, according to a report by the state auditor general.The report released last month came afte
Breaking News
Thursday, July 18, 2019 12:00 am

Simpson says she won't mount court challenge

April 2 aldermanic elections are finally over, with Shawn Gregory, a political newcomer, becoming the Ward 2 alderman after the Springfield City Council tonight declared a tie. After a tie was
Feature
Thursday, July 11, 2019 12:00 am

Horse racing struggles in Illinois

 Shortly after the first race, a thunderstorm descends on Arlington International Racecourse, just north of Chicago.An hour before post time, families toting coolers had streamed into the track,
Upon Further Review
Thursday, July 11, 2019 12:00 am

Sorry seems to be the hardest word

“Their actions following their victory were not what…fans have come to expect from their champions,” the head of the sport’s sanctioning body said afterward, calling the celebratory behavior �
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 12:00 am

Judge awards guardianship to daughter

 A Moultrie County judge last week awarded guardianship of an elderly Amish woman to the woman’s daughter, capping a fight that has spilled from the insular world of the Amish to the civil cour
Upon Further Review
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 12:00 am

Opening up government, one lawsuit at a time

 It being Independence Day, let’s celebrate government that’s supposed to be of the people and by the people, even in Illinois.When founding fathers created America nearly 250 years ago, the

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