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  1. Borders tribute to President LincolnRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | Berwickshire News

    ... the council to provide a new letter to sit alongside the historic documents in an exhibition at the museum in Springfield, Illinois. They will also be hosted online at www.citizenlincoln.org. Councillor Garvie said: "We were very pleased and ...

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  2. Rauner Memo Looks At Sins Of The PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... statehouse reporter and now director of the public affairs reporting program at the University of Illinois at Springfield. "For him to blame it all on Pat Quinn would be the political thing to do and, in my opinion, it would be a cheap shot. Pat ...

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  3. Widow of Bill Shea diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Route 66 News

    Helen Shea, the widow of Shea's Route 66 Museum owner Bill Shea Sr., died Monday at a hospice in Springfield, Illinois, according to an obituary from Butler Funeral Homes. She was 96. A Springfield native, she worked at Sangamo Electric and helped run Shea's gas-station museum in Springfield.

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  4. 2015 Will See Increased Payment to IL Pension FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    The new year will see an increase in the amount Illinois pays into the state's five publicly-funded pension systems. The State Journal-Register in Springfield reports Illinois' auditor general on Wednesday released a report by the state actuary showing a more than $680 million increase in pension payments in 2015 to $7.5 billion.

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  5. Tamms Man Dies in House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Magic 95.1

    ... in a fishing accident earlier this week. Terry Calvert of New Baden died trying to save his Continue Reading>> SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - The new year will see an increase in the amount Illinois pays into the state's five publicly-funded pension ...

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  6. Iowa & Illinois digestRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | Hawk Eye

    Call circulation at 319-754-8462 to subscribe or for changes to your subscription. Our Self Service Module is being upgraded. 2015 will see increased payment to Ill. pension funds SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The new year will see an increase in the amount Illinois pays in ...

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  7. Capitol FactsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Free Press

    ... last week. Wednesday, December 10, 2014 Whenever a new governor is about to be sworn in, one of the most popular Springfield parlor games is figuring out who is on their way out and who is on their way in. Tuesday, December 2, 2014 Last December, ...

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  8. Annabelle DarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | RiverBender.com Obits

    She was born in Springfield, IL on October 24, 1921, the daughter of Raymond Marion and Anna Belle Smith. On June 27, 1949 she married Jack Darr in Mena, Ar.

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  9. State of Illinois to refund $63,000,000 to government retireesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Illinoisreview

    ... We reserve the right to deny or remove comments. Content may not be used without permission of the author. SPRINGFIELD, IL - More than ninety-thousand state retirees will be able to get their share of $63 million in premiums the courts determined ...

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  10. Quinn Inks New Eavesdropping RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... sponsors say the measure is a victory for privacy and free speech and doesn't curb the right to record police. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A court has approved a schedule for refunds to tens of thousands of Illinois state retirees who've been paying a ...

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  11. Court: June Deadline for Retiree Premium RefundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... retirees. The amount refunded to retirees will be determined by how much the court awards for attorneys' fees. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A court has approved a schedule for refunds to tens of thousands of Illinois state retirees who've been paying a ...

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  12. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Magic 95.1

    ... measure addresses so-called "revenge porn" in which a former romantic partner posts private Continue Reading>> SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A new state law will make it tougher for felons to receive a public pension. Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation ...

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  13. Illinois groups donate ambulance to Ghana hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Daily Herald

    The ambulance belonged to the Springfield-based International Health & Development Network, which also owns and operates the small hospital in Weta, Ghana. One of the charity's founders, Dr. Edem Agamah, is originally from the West African country.

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  14. Lincoln Home Prepares for 150th Anniversary of FuneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The National Park Service plans to drape Abraham Lincoln's home in black mourning bunting the way it was 150 years ago during the 16th president's funeral. The funeral will be recreated in Springfield the first weekend in May. Dale Phillips is site superintendent.

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  15. State, local governments face massive, growing budget gaps in 2015 and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Fox News

    In this 2012 file photo, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn delivers his State of the State address to the joint session of the General Assembly in Springfield, Ill. Projections released this month by the Government Accountability Office show that state and local governments will see current gaps between revenues and expenditures continue to widen in 2015 and beyond.

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  16. In 2015, Illinois to confront daunting issues, divisionsRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    Illinois Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner speaks at a Dec. 16 function in Springfield, Ill. Redoing pension reform, keeping schools and social services funded, addressing crowded prisons, and making higher education affordable are only a few of the daunting task facing incoming Illinois politicians in the new year.

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  17. Lincoln Funeral Train Car project nears completionRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    An Elgin conductor is on track to reproduce the 1868 steam locomotive that carried the body of President Abraham Lincoln to his Springfield funeral. The Lincoln Funeral Train Car is being built from scratch in Dave Kloke's workshop to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the assassination and funeral proceedings.

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  18. Best-selling author shares ideas for strengthening brand perceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    How important is brand perception? Faced with intense competition when she opened her first photography studio in Springfield, Ill., in 2001, Sarah Petty knew she could either slash her rates or find a way to stand out from the pack and charge what she felt she was worth. She chose the latter and her business thrived.

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  19. Don BurrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Don Burrows, age 89, of Staples, Mn., passed away on Dec. 9, 2014 at LHS Care Center, Staples. Don was born in Springfield, Illinois to Eugene and Ruth (Shoup) Burrows on July 27, 1925. He enlisted in the United States Navy on Feb. 3, 1943 at the age ...

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  20. Tapping into the Wisdom of Abraham for Weeding Out the ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | CNN

    ... ting together. In this spirit, I wish to honor Dale Philips, Superintendent of the Lincoln National Home Site in Springfield, IL for helping me kick off the Weed Out Hate Initiative back in August of 2010.

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