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Dusty Rhodes: Fresh Ink
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 12:00 am

Here’s the real story about Springfield, USA

Untitled Document Simpsons schmimpsons. Who needs ’em? So what if Springfield, Vt., whomped us in USA Today’s contest to host the animated family’s movie pre
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 12:00 am

Interim police chief tells City Council why he’s right for the job

Untitled Document Ralph Caldwell, acting chief of the Springfield Police Department, appeared before City Council members Tuesday evening to answer their questions and make his c
Dusty Rhodes: Fresh Ink
Wednesday, June 27, 2007 12:00 am

Explaining the capital city isn’t easy

Untitled Document Here at Illinois Times, we have a new full-time staff writer, which qualifies as a truly blessed event at our lean, mean little journalism machine. Her name is
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 12:00 am

Lawyers in Black Guardians case admonished

Untitled Document After more than three years of legal wrangling, attorneys for the city of Springfield have finally found an issue on which they see eye to eye with Courtney Cox
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 12:00 am

Rape victim’s lawsuit against Frazier, others, is no more

Untitled Document In a court hearing lasting less than half an hour and attended by only one spectator, the lawsuit filed by the woman at the center of one of Springfield’s
Wednesday, June 20, 2007 12:00 am

Police-union board throws its new president out

Untitled Document While the Springfield City Council focuses on selecting the next police chief, rank-and-file members of the Springfield Police Department are embroiled in a con
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 12:00 am

The man who would be Springfield's next police chief

Untitled Document The June 1 announcement arrived on the standard city of Springfield press release stationery with the word “NEWS” splashed across the corner in 48 p
Wednesday, June 6, 2007 12:00 am

Veteran SPD officer becomes new face of CrimeStoppers

Untitled Document Paula Morrow has spent a significant portion of her law-enforcement career maintaining a low profile in the Springfield Police Department’s narcotics unit
Wednesday, May 30, 2007 12:00 am

Opponents of hog operation ordered to post bond

Untitled Document Neighbors who oppose the big hog farm under construction near the Buckhart Tavern now have to put their money where their mouths are. Last week, Sangamon County
Thursday, May 24, 2007 12:00 am

Lose track of time on the road to Grafton

Untitled Document This time of year, office flu is going around. If you’ve ever suffered this malady, you know how the disease progresses: You clock in, get some coffee, sc


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