Springfield Newswire (Page 7)

Springfield Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Springfield, IL. (Page 7)

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  1. Fleischli on FuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | CSP

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Bill Fleischli, executive vice president of the Illinois Petroleum Marketers Association/Illinois Association of Convenience Stores , has a problem with raising the motor fuel tax, as is being proposed by State Representative John Bradley , who has filed HB 1, a bill that would raise the state's motor fuel tax 8 cents, a 42% increase over the current 19-cents-per-gallon rate.

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  2. Lofts proposed at shoe factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | News Tribune

    The building that formerly housed the International Shoe Company on East Capitol Avenue was sold to a Springfield firm that plans to renovate it into loft apartments. One of Jefferson City's most historic, long-shuttered commercial landmarks may soon have 21st century soles and souls trodding its wooden floors, playing video games beneath its massive beams and decorating its brick walls with Jays and Crusaders memorabilia.

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  3. SCHEELS will Host Kidzeum Exhibit to Bring Awareness That Kidzeum Needs More Funds to OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Springfield, IL Kidzeum of Health and Science's Types of Joints exhibit is right here in Springfield, IL at SCHEELS. The exhibit is to bring awareness to the community that Kidzeum is just $300,000 shy of starting construction and needs the communities help to close the gap.

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  4. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Catholic Voice

    ... Francis' visit," he said. Funeral director P.J. Staab and Father Christopher House, chancellor of the Diocese of Springfield, Ill., place vestments on the remains of Father Augustus Tolton Dec. 10 as they are exhumed and verified at St. Peter ...

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  5. Capitol Fax: Emails reveal how Rauner's mind worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Times

    ... back in September of 2011, Rauner was the chairman of the Chicago Convention & Tourism Bureau. Legendary Springfield insider Jim Reilly was the Bureau's CEO at the time. A state law designed to weaken labor union strength at the massive convention ...

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  6. Curbside Pickup of Christmas Trees in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Christmas Tree curbside pickup planned in Springfield January 9th. The city of Springfield's Office of Public Works will pick up natural fir and evergreen Christmas trees within the city that are set out at the curb no later than 7:00 a.m. on Monday, January 9th, 2017.

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  7. 'It looked like the Pepsi logo': Obama was initially skeptical of campaign symbolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Yahoo!

    ... for the candidate," he said. The logo was debuted when Obama officially declared his candidacy for president in Springfield, Ill., in February 2007. It became one of the most recognizable in 21st-century politics, and was used again for Obama's ...

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  8. New Yeara s Resolution: Get FitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    If your New Year's resolution is to "get moving," HSHS St John's Hospital can help you. The "Go 217" program includes a meet-up at Erin's Pavilion the first Thursday evening of the month at 6 p.m. "Ryan Held, the Olympic gold medalist swimmer and Springfield native was home for a few days over winter break," spokeswoman Catie Sheehan says.

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  9. Key to long marriage: Make God the 'head of your household,' say couple wed for 70 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... one of their two great-great grandchildren. Harry Truman was president when they were married Dec. 14, 1946, in Springfield, Ill. Gasoline was 21 cents a gallon, a dozen eggs cost 59 cents and a loaf of bread was a dime. "It doesn't really seem that ...

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  10. Help for Lincolna s TombRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    A new surveillance system will help protect Lincoln's Tomb from vandalism and theft. Two companies, A-1 Corporate Hardware of Springfield and the Swedish-based Axis Communication, are donating the system.

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  11. Today Must See: Smoke alarm sing-alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    A Springfield woman got the chance to be up close and personal with outgoing United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon last week.

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  12. Columbiana sign laws taking shapeRead the original story

    Monday Dec 26 | Morning Journal

    ... those in public service. He currently has artwork displayed in the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, Ill., and he is in the process of completing artwork that will be featured in the George Washington Presidential Library in Mount ...

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  13. Factors which determined the 2016 United States' presidential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Nigeriaworld

    ... were faced with two of the most unqualified candidates to ever take the debate stage. A guy, Crystal Ewing, from Springfield, Illinois, wrote that "Hillary has committed treason and is unworthy of being president. Trump is not qualified because he ...

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  14. Democrats weigh 2018 challenge to Rauner; GOP on the attackRead the original story

    Monday Dec 26 | SFGate

    ... 2016, file photo, state Sen. Andy Manar, D-Bunker Hill, speaks during a news conference at the State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner sent two clear signals when he dumped $50 million into his campaign fund: The ...

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  15. Springfield Residenta s Daughter Knows U.N. Secretary-GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    A Springfield woman got the chance to be up close and personal with outgoing United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon last week - partly because her daughter has been able to do the same. "My daughter worked in the Secretary-General's office.

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  16. Santa! The Springfield City Council Knows HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Santa Claus might be taking the rest of the year off by now, but one of his first stops on his annual trip around the world wasSpringfield's Municipal Center? That's true. Santa dropped off gifts for the good little aldermen and women of the Springfield City Council during last week's meeting.

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  17. Report: Coliseum UnfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... es. The Department of Agriculture has a $180 million backlog of maintenance and updates for state fairgrounds in Springfield and Du Quoin.

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  18. Merry Christmas, Happy Chanukah to My Readers & Friends -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | Debbie Schlussel

    ... Jewish Buddies for Giving Up Their Furloughs. Left to Right: Sergeant Philip Gale, Corporal H.E. Taylor, Both of Springfield, IL, and Private George Cooper and Sergeant Walter Romanchik, Both of Chicago, December 23, 1941 I wish all of my readers ...

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  19. Illinois Groups Get $6.5M in Federal Grants to Help HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... Among the recipients are Good Samaritan House of Granite City, the city of Rockford, M.E.R.C.Y. Communities in Springfield and Renaissance Social Services in Chicago. In a statement, Durbin says nearly 1,000 veterans are sleeping on the streets in ...

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  20. Illinois nearly 6 months behind in education fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | Hawk Eye

    ... public schools from the uncertainty plaguing other state operations, which were funded only for six months. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Illinois is almost six months behind in its obligation to give millions of dollars to school districts across the state ...

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