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23 min ago | SFGate

New Illinois mine safety training facility to open

Southeastern Illinois College has broken ground on the state's second simulated mine facility that will be used to train rescue teams.


Related Topix: Illinois, Illinois Government

4 hrs ago | Circulation

Distal Single Subcortical Infarction Had a Better Clinical Outcome...

From the Department of Neurology, Beijing Tian Tan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China ; INI Stroke Network, OSF Healthcare System, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria ; and Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China .


Related Topix: World News, China, Hong Kong

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Sound-off 7/21

We honor the passing of statesmen Allen Dixon, one of the last conservative Democrats who actually fought communism instead of wanting to be a communist.


Related Topix: US News, Belleville, IL

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Herald

Illinois Bar Foundation names NIU Law graduate among first fellowship recipients

The Illinois Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the Illinois State Bar Association, has awarded one of its inaugural Post Graduate Legal Fellowships to Alexis Simmons, a 2014 graduate of Northern Illinois University College of Law.


Related Topix: Illinois, Northern Illinois University, Loyola University Chicago, Kane County, IL, Aurora, IL

Beef Magazine

New Junior Hereford Board Members, Officers Elected

The election of four new junior Hereford members to the National Junior Hereford Association board of directors was made, along with announcement of the new officer team, at the 15th Annual VitaFerm Junior National Hereford Expo July 11 in Harrisburg, Pa.


Related Topix: Bowling Green, KY, Agriculture, Science, University of Arkansas, Calvin College, Western Kentucky University

Business Insurance

Amending Illinois Constitution a tough path for pension reform

If Illinois' new pension law is found unconstitutional, which looks more likely in light of a recent Illinois Supreme Court decision, one obvious remedy is to amend the constitution.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Illinois, Illinois Government, Pat Quinn, US Governors, Urbana, IL

Thu Jul 17, 2014

TRI files First Amendment lawsuit against Illinois College for discrimination

The Rutherford Institute on Wednesday filed a First Amendment lawsuit against a Illinois College for discriminating against social activists with politically incorrect views, challenging a policy by an Illinois community college that discriminates against speech and expressive activities which are not consistent with the philosophy, goals, and ... (more)


Sat Jul 12, 2014



Knight has more than 20 years of experience in health care financial management, most recently at University Healthcare in West Virginia, where he was vice president of finance and CFO.


Related Topix: Richmond, IN, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Purdue University, Lafayette, IN, West Lafayette, IN

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Passion into a paycheck: East St. Louis youth learn about business ownership

Twelve-year-old Ramiah Brinson proudly displayed a white tank top she decorated with waterproof paint as part of her business plan presentation Friday afternoon at East St. Louis Senior High School.


Related Topix: East St. Louis, IL, Education Etc., Belleville, IL

Belleville News Democrat

Birdbrain: Why would a live turkey be in a cooking grill?

Recently, my husband and I camped at Rend Lake. While riding around the campgrounds, we saw a turkey sitting in a cooking grill, fluffing its feathers with the ashes.


Related Topix: Belleville, WI, Life, Holidays, Thanksgiving, Drama Movies, Nell, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Bastard Out of Carolina

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Science Daily

Advancing the limits for ultrafast nano-devices

A recent study provides new insights on the physical mechanisms governing the interplay of spin and heat at the nanoscale, and addresses the fundamental limits of ultrafast spintronic devices for data storage and information processing.


Related Topix: University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Illinois professor accuses tea party supporters of being racist, 'intolerant and dangerous'

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.


Related Topix: Jacksonville, IL, African-American

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

High schoolers donate blood to help others, win scholarships

Belleville's Memorial Foundation and Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center recently announced the winners of the 2013-14 High School Blood Challenge.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Belleville, IL, Troy, IL, Industry, IL

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Logan County Herald

Youth campers follow Lincoln's New Salem footsteps

Young students know of Abraham Lincoln's life through textbooks and movies. They read of a young man who, at 22 years old, set out on his own in a canoe after his family relocated to a new homestead in Coles County and ended up in the Sangamon River town of New Salem.


Related Topix: Camp, AR, Family, Kids

Fri Jul 04, 2014


Where's Weyermuller? Kathy Myalls kick off for State Rep

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.


Wed Jul 02, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Belleville on exhibit: 200 artifacts, photos and video highligt city's history

The 1945 photo shows a convertible full of servicemen, their wives and girlfriends, cheering with the crowd while riding in Belleville's Victory Over Japan Day parade.


Related Topix: Belleville, IL

Tue Jul 01, 2014


One trooper retires, three new ones hired

The new troopers are members of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 98th Recruit Class which began training on January 2, 2014, and graduated on June 27, 2014.


Related Topix: Missouri, Atlanta, MO, Hannibal, MO, Marion County, MO


Emails Show $20 Million Pay To Play Scheme Between College of DuPage and Gov. Quinn

For The Good Of Illinois has unearthed evidence of a $20 million pay to play scheme involving the College of DuPage and Illinois Democrat Governor Pat Quinn.


Related Topix: Pat Quinn, US Governors, Illinois, Illinois Government

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The News-Gazette

Camp at UI aims to get girls focused on computing

Calla Carter, then an excited 14-year-old, arrived at a computer science camp in Connecticut, checked in to the girls cabin and wondered, where is everyone? Now 18 years old with plans to major in computer science this fall at Bryn Mawr College, Carter has dedicated most of her summer to mentoring the young girls attending a camp on the University ... (more)


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Bryn Mawr College, Champaign, IL, Savoy, IL