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Family Reading Night will be Thursday, November 20, 2014. Jesse White , Illinois Secretary of State and State Librarian, presents Family Reading Night with the Illinois Center for the Book and ILLINOIS READS .
Risk of Severe Thunderstorms is on its way for Illinois on Monday September 1, 2014 and it will bring 30+ mm of Rain Locally and it will bring Chain Lightning and Very Loud Thunder in the State of Illinois and it will bring some Damaging Winds Capable of Knocking out Power and can cause the Sewers to Back up on the Streets and it will bring Heavy ... (more)
Law enforcement officers in Springfield say a drug suspect arrested this week had barricaded himself inside his home behind a door reinforced with iron bars, windows covered with plywood and a back door rigged to deliver an electric shock.
Lipe Orchards roadside stand is located on Illinois Street in Carbondale, Illinois.
A Cabot Oil and Gas natural gas drill stands at a hydraulic fracturing site on January 18, 2012 in South Montrose, Pennsylvania.
The seemingly last-minute rally was meant to draw attention to what organizer Sonny Garcia says is President Obama's broken promise to overhaul the way illegal immigrants are dealt with.
But Executive Director Victoria Ringer says some of the tried-and-true events such as the Taste of Downtown may need a tune-up.
Larry Stevens, P.E., PWLF, project director for HR Green, Inc. in Johnston, Iowa, was elected president of the American Public Works Association during the recent 2014 APWA International Public Works Congress and Exposition in Toronto.
The St. Andrews Society of Central Illinois is hosting a Celtic Festival in downtown Springfield, Illinois August 31st, 2014 on 7th street between Washington St. and Adams.
After more than a year hearing cases in Chicago, Illinois State Supreme Court Chief Justice Rita Garman says it is time her court returns home.
A 23-year old veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq is making his way from coast to coast - but he is doing it by foot.
Springfield Police say a 16 year old Lanphier High School student is in custody after he brought a loaded gun to school.
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Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 08:54 am
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