14 hrs ago
Harrison is new Champaign County GOP chairman
Harrison, a 38-year-old Champaign real estate broker, replaces Habeeb Habeeb, who is stepping down after two years as party chair.
Trending on the Topix Network
22 hrs ago
Sherman Plans Road Improvements
The Village of Sherman has finished studying what roads in town need work, and it's compiled a list available for public inspection.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
University of Illinois Extension celebrating 100th anniversary
Officially, Extension began in 1914 with the Smith-Lever Act. Many changes and additions have happened through the years.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
IL-Gov: Convited Felon William Cellini Backs Bruce Rauner
Springfield powerbroker William Cellini is back on the political scene, following his release from prison late last year.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Rauner runs into Kjellander and Cellini at Springfield GOP funder
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.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Illinois providing $100M for local road repairs
The state of Illinois is giving local governments $100 million to help repair roads and address other transportation needs following a particularly brutal winter.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Palazzolo Enters 2015 Mayoral Race
Sangamon County Auditor Paul Palazzolo says he's worked in local government for more than ten years and those skills will serve him well as mayor.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Kane Co. Chronicle
Bald eagles back from near extinction
Longtime birders and eagle enthusiasts Margaret and Steven Myers of Blackberry Township go to great lengths to see a bald eagle.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Ceremony provides military honors at Ill. cemetery
A special ceremony will be held this week to recognize a dozen veterans who were buried in a central Illinois cemetery without military honors.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
Miller: Rauner questionable in regard to unions
It didn't take long for Republican gubernatorial nominee Bruce Rauner to drop the word “unions” from his vocabulary.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
The Logan County Herald
Starting your own transplants
Questions abound on when to start transplants, finish pruning chores, when to start mowing, and several others.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Hardiman, Not Quinn Carried Downstate Counties
Even though incumbent Pat Quinn easily won the Democratic nomination Tuesday nights election results in some downstate counties show some troubling spots as he seeks his second full term.
School Mergers Fail, Citizens Efficiency Commission to Continue
The proposed merger of the PORTA and AC-Central school districts will not go forward.