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  1. Decatur Memorial Hospital Celebrates Breast Month with B.R.A. DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 95Q

    The community is invited to attend the DMH Bra Exhibit, featuring decorated bra submissions from local survivors and businesses to raise breast cancer awareness. Hear from experts about early detection and how to close the loop on breast cancer.

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  2. City Offers Informational Program for Tenants, LandlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 95Q

    October 21 - The City of Decatur will host an Illinois Department of Human Rights informational program for tenants and landlords on Tuesday. Residents are invited to join housing experts for a free workshop covering a variety of topics property owners and renters face.

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  3. Students See Career Opportunities at Manufacturing DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Y 103

    October 19 - Area high school students got the chance to learn about career opportunities offered by local companies during Decatur's third annual Manufacturing Days expo at Richland Community College. "The main goal is awareness.

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  4. Millikin's 26th Annual Children's Play This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | 95Q

    October 18 - Millikin University theatre professor Denise Myers said she's spent the past month "trying to keep up" with students developing the 26th annual Children's Play that takes the stage this weekend. Written and performed by students and sponsored by the Golden K Kiwanis of Decatur, "A Dragon Photobombed My Selfie" is a musical adventure that Myers said is appropriate for children 5-12 and adults will also enjoy.

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  5. Dove Hosting Candlelighting Ceremony for Domestic Violence AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | 95Q

    October 17 - Dove Inc. will hold its annual Candlelighting Ceremony honoring victims of domestic violence Thursday night at New Vision Church in Decatur. At the service, guests will mourn those who have suffered and died through domestic violence while celebrating with survivors and those working to end the abuse.

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  6. United Way Kicks Off Annual Campaign at ConsociateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | 95Q

    October 17 - The United Way of Decatur and Mid-Illinois kicked off its annual campaign Wednesday with an afternoon event at Consociate Dansig in Decatur. While United Way has campaigns all year, October is the busiest month and the bulk of the campaign is ongoing.

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  7. Forum Puts Candidates Face-to-Face With VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | 95Q

    October 17 - Candidates for the General Assembly and three Macon County offices got to share their views with community members Wednesday during a unique forum at The Decatur Club. Eleven different office-seekers in six races appeared for the non-partisan face-to-face event co-sponsored by the Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce, Tate & Lyle and the Herald & Review, with the newspaper's Tim Cain serving as moderator.

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  8. Lewis, Durbin Join Londrigan on Get Out the Vote MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Y 103

    October 16 - Calling the upcoming November midterms "the most important election of our lifetime," Democratic Congressional candidate Betsy Dirksen Londrigan had civil rights icon John Lewis at her side Tuesday during a "Get Out The Vote" rally and March in downtown Decatur. "Send Betsy to the House of Representatives," Lewis, the longtime U.S. Rep. from Georgia and one of the original Freedom Riders, urged supporters at the Church of the Living God.

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  9. Lost Bridge Road Closure Planned for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | 95Q

    October 16 - The portion of Lost Bridge Road spanning Lake Decatur will be closed on Thursday for mowing, weather permitting. The City of Decatur announced crews will be mowing along the shoulders of Lost Bridge between Lake Front Road and Oak Ridge Drive from 9 a.m. until approximately 2 p.m. The recommended detour consists of using Lake Shore Drive, 22nd Street, Wood Street, U.S. 36 and Country Club Road.

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  10. Explosions Tied to Training ExercisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | 95Q

    October 15 - The sound of explosions in the South Shores area of Decatur on Monday afternoon were related to police and FBI training exercises at the Macon County Law Enforcement Training Center.

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  11. Tanner Hoping to Follow Bean as County ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | 95Q

    October 15 - Josh Tanner says he has what it takes to "step in and start working day one" as the next Macon County Clerk. "I think I have the experience.

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  12. Bacon 'Energized' At Northeast Community FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Y 103

    October 14 - Ed Bacon says he "couldn't be happier" after taking on his newest role as the Executive Director of the Northeast Community Fund. "I just thought this is such a unique opportunity," said Bacon, who was selected by the organization's board of directors as the successor to Jerry Pelz late last month.

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  13. City May Hire Firm to Develop Water Supply PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Y 103

    October 14 - The Decatur City Council will be asked to approve a contract with an Indiana-based firm to devise a plan for an additional water supply during Monday's regular meeting. Following droughts in 2011 and 2012, the Illinois State Water Survey recommended the city water supply be able to withstand 10 months of drought conditions.

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  14. County Treasurer Yoder Touts Experience, ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | 95Q

    October 12 - Macon County Treasurer Ed Yoder believes some advances made during his tenure qualify him for a third term. "I know the office and I'm ready to continue on for the next four years," the Republican incumbent from Oakley said earlier this week during an appearance on Byers & Co .

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  15. Senger Calls Mendoza 'Unwilling to Commit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | 95Q

    October 12 - Darlene Senger, the Republican nominee for Comptroller, criticized incumbent Democrat Susana Mendoza for refusing to rule out a run for mayor of Chicago during an appearance in Decatur on Thursday. "Fixing our state is a full-time job, it's a full time commitment," Senger said during a news conference at the Macon County GOP Headquarters.

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  16. Francis Launches Campaign for City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | 95Q

    October 11 - Shavon Francis believes she can bring a fresh young voice for change and a different viewpoint to the Decatur City Council. "I basically want the Decatur local government to be an all-inclusive system for everyone," Francis said Thursday after announcing her candidacy over the weekend.

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  17. Lego Castles Featured in History Museum PresentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | 95Q

    October 11 - Dr. Bob Carney will discuss his passion for modeling real medieval castles with Lego blocks during a Saturday presentation at the Macon County History Museum. Carney began modeling castles with Legos in 1986 as a hobby while he worked as a dermatologist in Decatur.

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  18. Rueff Touts Qualifications for County ClerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | 95Q

    October 11 - Amy Rueff admitted she would have some "big shoes to fill" if she's elected to follow Steve Bean's 28-year tenure as Macon County Clerk. "He's done a great job and I want to continue that," Rueff said earlier this week during an appearance on Byers & Co .

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  19. City Announces Post-Purchase Program for HomeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | 95Q

    October 11 - The City of Decatur is partnering with the Decatur Area Habitat for Humanity and the Habitat of Champaign County to host a free post-purchase homeowner education program. The three-session program titled "Keeping the American Dream" will focus on topics that help both new and established homeowners, such as home maintenance, budgeting, saving, keeping records, and being a part of the community.

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  20. Sanguinetti, Davis Blast Pritzker for 'Scheme'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | 95Q

    October 10 - Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis took turns criticizing Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker during a joint appearance Wednesday in Decatur.

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