1 hr ago
City Approves Christian Settlement in FOIA Dispute
At least one court case against the city could be closed pending the approval of a judge.
5 hrs ago
The political clout of townships should not be underestimated. Of Illinois' 7,000 tax-funded governments, the state's 1,433 township governments have the closest ties to Springfield.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
A New Map Reveals The Geography of American TV News
Most Americans- some 55 percent -get their news from television. That's more than double the number who look to the web first, and more than five times the number who turn to print.
Clocks that wow: Time doesn't halt, but it becomes a showstopper with these unique pieces
Growing up, my parents kept the wall clock in the kitchen/breakfast area 15 minutes fast in order to rally the four children to wake up, get dressed, have a bite to eat and head out the door for school, church, piano lessons, sporting events and more - and to be there on time.
City of Springfield, Illinois Selects AssetWorks Fleet Management Software Solution
WAYNE, Pa., Dec. 17, 2013 -- AssetWorks, a leading provider of fleet management software, automated fuel management systems , motor pool systems , and operational asset management systems Springfield, capitol of the State of Illinois and the second largest metropolitan area in the state, operates a fleet of 1,200 diverse vehicles and equipment.
The Daily Gazette
Gay marriage not a campaign issue, so far
In this Oct. 23 file photo, Pastor Joe Keller of Kankakee holds a giant cross as opponents of gay marriage gather for the “Defend Marriage Lobby Day” at the state Capitol in Springfield.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Craigslist has become a hot spot for shoppers, but for some people, meeting up with a seller or buyer from the Internet is just too risky.
Lincoln Daily News
Springfield Clinic achieves Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home status
Springfield Clinic's care process has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for delivering quality health care at the highest level possible.
Illinois Should Study Policy on Incentives in 2014, Quinn Says
Corporate incentives, or giveaways, will be under scrutiny next year. ADM, Boeing and others are seeking incentives in excess of what the state usually offers to retain and attract business.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Mega Millions jackpot climbs as nobody wins $425M
A woman buys Mega Millions lottery tickets at a newsstand Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, in Philadelphia.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
UIS Upgrading Campus Access
The Governor's Office is announcing an investment of more than 542-thousand dollars to improve campus accessibility at the University of Illinois at Springfield.
Northeast braces for weekend storm
A shopping center employee struggles against strong winds and falling snow as a fast moving winter storm moves into the Midwest Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, in Springfield, Ill.
Cop killer linked to rape
On May 31, 2005, a 21-year-old woman reported a sexual assault to the Springfield, Ill.
State Legislators question if uninsured getting Obamacare coverage in Illinois?
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Thu Dec 12, 2013
News Minute: Here is the latest Illinois news from The Associated Press
Get ready for a series of television spots urging people across Illinois to "enroll now" for insurance coverage.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
ISP launches concealed carry information websiteISP launches...
Illinois State Police have launched a website to provide information about the Concealed Carry application process, according to a news release.
Lawyer who copied page from judge's appointment book faces censure recommendation
An attorney-ethics review board is recommending a censure for an Illinois lawyer accused of being "less than candid" about how he got a copy of a page from a judge's personal appointment book.
State Announces a Multi-Million Dollar Settlement with Lincoln
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. , Dec. 11 -- The Illinois Department of Insurance issued the following news release: Illinois Department of Insurance Director Andrew Boron today announced an agreement with Lincoln National Life Insurance Company , Lincoln Life and Annuity Company of New York , and First Penn Pacific Life Insurance Company as part of a ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Where We Are Now
A real crisis was looming, not the kind that today's headline-writers regularly invoke, and so devalue.
Streit: 'I Am Speaking To The Item Under Discussion'
Oak Lawn's longest serving trustee exchanged sharp words with the mayor before a vote on placing a term limits referendum on the March 18, 2014 ballot.