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17 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

Kirk, Rubio Crack Down on Iranian Human Rights Abusers

All posts, comments and statements made on IR are those of the authors only. Any disputes must be addressed to the writers, who are solely responsible for their posts, comments and statements.


Mon Jul 07, 2014


Disaster Aid For Smaller Communities

The state is providing $11.6 million to local governments to help cover their costs from the tornadoes last fall.



More state money coming for recovery Updated at

Gov. Pat Quinn, Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka and area state legislators stopped in Washington Monday to tout the funds as well as hold a bill signing ceremony for tornado related legislation.


Bureau County Republican

From the editora s desk

I hope everyone had a great Fourth of July. I really liked having the holiday fall on Friday, which gave most a three-day weekend.


Washington Times

IL--Illinois News Coverage Advisory, IL

Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Illinois.


Fri Jul 04, 2014


Is bilingualism dangerous for our society?

Some people -- mainly ultra-conservative politicians -- say that the social phenomenon that is bilingualism is a danger for a nation's unity and claim it creates communitarianism, and by doing so endangers the stability of a country.


Sat Jun 28, 2014

KATU-TV Portland

Oregon, Washington among states encouraging bilingualism with diploma seals

When Rachel Martinez-Regan graduated from Corvallis High School this month, her diploma had a little something extra - an embossed seal certifying that she is bilingual.


Lincoln Daily News

Millikin School of Music presents opening concert for Summer Piano Camp July 7

Millikin University's School of Music will present its opening concert for the 2014 Millikin Summer Piano Camp on Monday, July 7 at 7 p.m. in Perkinson Music Center's Kaeuper Hall on Millikin's campus.


Sacramento Bee Newspaper

States encourage bilingualism with diploma seals

California, New Mexico, Washington, Illinois and Louisiana recently moved to add special bilingual seals to the diplomas of students who are proficient in two languages.


Wed Jun 25, 2014


Taxes lowest in towns with industry, wealth Posted at

This is a project by 18 newspapers in GateHouse's Western Illinois division comparing property tax burdens among cities and villages covered by those newspapers.


Tue Jun 24, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Springfield News-Leader

Wedding: Amber Degenhart & Derek Logsdon

The groom's grandfather, Troy Compton, officiated, assisted by the groom's uncle, Dr. Daryl Eldridge.


Mon Jun 16, 2014

Bureau County Republican

Franks will celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Frank of 1805 Sycamore St., Peru, formerly of Princeton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.


Sat Jun 14, 2014

Daily Herald

Downstate Washington rebuilding, but no end in sight

In this May 28 photo, construction workers begin work on a home in Washington, Ill.


Fri Jun 13, 2014

Herald Gazette

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A team of volunteers gathered in Washington Sunday to create an edible landscape around the town's fire pond.



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