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Florida among states with least-fair tax systems

The Sunshine State ranked among the top states where the top 1 percent are most undertaxed and the poor - the bottom 20 percent - are most overtaxed, according to a new study by WalletHub. For the study, WalletHub analyzed and ranked the 50 states based on the fairness of their state and local tax systems using a nationally representative online survey of 1,050 individuals to assess what Americans think a fair state and local tax system looks like.


Sun Sep 14, 2014

Northwest Herald

McHenry Area Character Counts Coalition recognizes eight residents this year

McHENRY – Eight residents of the McHenry area were recognized for their volunteer work by the McHenry Area Character Counts Coalition this year. The awards recognize people who meet one or more of the six pillars of character outlined by the program, such as trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.


Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Washington Evening Journal

Name released in abandoned building death

The Fairfield Police Department has released more details about the man who was found dead in an abandoned building at 1200 S. Main St. Sunday afternoon. The man was identified Christopher Freeman, 56, of Washington, Ill.


Wed Sep 03, 2014

Big News Network.com

US manufactured goods exports records double digit growth

Exports of U.S. manufactured goods increased again in July, while new orders for them rose 10.5 percent after rising 1.5 percent in the previous month, marking the fifth month in the last six months to record growth, even as strengthening exports continued to create thousands of jobs.. A new U. S. Commerce Department report released Tuesday shows that new orders for manufactured durable goods, those designed to last three years or more, increased 22.6 percent in July from the month before, the fifth increase out of the last six months and another record high, following a 2.7 percent June gain.


The Fairfield Ledger

Name released in abandoned building death

The Fairfield Police Department has released more details about the man who was found dead in an abandoned building at 1200 S. Main St. Sunday.


Tue Sep 02, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Florida trails smaller states as an exporter of goods

Goods exported from Florida supported more than 275,000 jobs last year, putting it on the top 10 list but below a handful of much smaller states, according to data released Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Commerce.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Annual Corn Fest set to pop

DeKALB – Mark Canaday has been overwhelmed by the support his family has received from the community, but he had no idea it would amount to recognition during Corn Fest weekend.


Wed Aug 27, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Pac-12 football preview: Chris Petersen takes center stage in Seattle

He makes no bones about it: Chris Petersen doesn't love the spotlight. He doesn't love talking to media about whether he'll run a trick play, or who his quarterback will be.



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