Springfield Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The Latest: Illinois House adjourns as budget meetings go onRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Canada.com

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Latest on legislative action in Illinois to seal a budget deal on the eve of a new fiscal year : The Illinois House has adjourned after endorsing a $36 billion state budget, though a final vote won't come in time to prevent Illinois from starting its third consecutive fiscal year without a spending plan.

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  2. Illinois facing dire consequences as budget feud continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Canada.com

    In this June 28, 2017, file photo, Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie, D-Chicago, center, works on a laptop at her desk on the House floor at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Illinois is hours away from entering its third fiscal year without a state budget, territory that could mean some universities won't be able to offer federal financial aid, road construction and Powerball ticket sales will halt and the state's credit rating will be downgraded to "junk."

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  3. Tate: Seeking common groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... And such is the rancor churning inside Illini Nation, where we hear Honest Abe's words reverberating from Springfield nearly 160 years later: "A house divided against itself cannot stand." This was apparent again Saturday as the Illini dropped their ...

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  4. DeBartolo-GoodwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Kenosha News

    Mercedez Goodwin of Springfield, Ill., and Gino DeBartolo of Kenosha, were married on July 7, 2017, at Michigan Shores Club, Wilmette, Ill. She is the daughter of Tina Goodwin of Springfield, Ill.

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  5. Rauner remains right for Illinois in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... Madigan, and his Chicago political machine. Since day one, Gov. Rauner has been leading the fight for reform in Springfield. Every day, he's taking the fight straight to Madigan and his allies, making sure state government works for and is ...

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  6. John Legend takes in a football game in his Ohio hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... Orleans. Singer-songwriter Legend has returned to his hometown in Ohio for a night of high school football. The Springfield News-Sun reports Legend was in Springfield Friday night, Oct. 27, 2017, to see two local high schools, Fairmont High School ...

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  7. Learn the name; Okwuegbunam explodes onto the scene ahead of ConnecticutRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | World News Report

    When Albert Okwuegbunam arrived on campus last year, he had no idea how to block. The footwork, the stance, where to put his hands - it was all foreign to the 6-foot-5, 220-pound wideout from Sacred Heart Griffin High School in Springfield, Illinois.

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  8. Pat Quinn says he wants to run for attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn unveils his official portrait in May during a ceremony in the Hall of Governors at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield. Now Quinn says he wants to become the state's next attorney general.

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  9. Waffles, a position change and high school basketball: Albert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The Maneater

    ... success is not unprecedented. They've seen his growth in his time as a redshirt freshman. The quiet man from Springfield, Illinois, has developed into a reliable playmaker and a great teammate. At Sacred Heart-Griffin High School in Springfield, ...

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  10. WWII veteran's remains return home after 73 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Tribune-Star

    In this Oct. 25, 2017 photo, a Fort Leonard Wood Honors Team escorts the flag-draped casket with the remains of Army Staff Sgt. Michael Aiello into Staab Funeral Home in Springfield, Ill.

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  11. Governor celebrates aviation training expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    A new, $850,000 aviation center at Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield is exactly the sort of expansion that will fuel economic progress in the state, Gov. Bruce Rauner said while visiting the college today. "This great new facility enables Lincoln Land to train and graduate more aviation mechanics at a time when these skilled workers are in great demand," Rauner said after attending a ribbon-cutting for the new Levi, Ray and Shoup Inc. Aviation Center.

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  12. IL: SMTD Purchasing 17 Buses for $7.5 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Mass Transit

    ... said Steve Schoeffel, who works in SMTD service planning and marketing. ___ (c)2017 The State Journal-Register, Springfield, Ill. Visit The State Journal-Register, Springfield, Ill. at www.sj-r.com Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC.

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  13. 'Albert O' soars into spotlight for MizzouRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | KCCommunityNews.com

    ... staff in September 2015. Two months later Pinkel announced his retirement, leaving the wide receiver from Springfield, Ill., unsure about his future. "Actually he was worried for a time that we were going to drop him," said Mizzou assistant Cornell ...

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  14. Ghostly fun at Lincoln Presidential MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... asked not to wear masks or hoods. The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, at 212 N. Sixth St. in Springfield, is dedicated to telling the story of America's 16th president through old-fashioned scholarship and modern technology. It also ...

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  15. Obama hits campaign trail for first time since leaving White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Presidential hopeful US Senator Barack Obama speaks to supporters 10 February 2007 at the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Illinois Former President Barack Obama returns to the campaign trail on Thursday for the first time since he left the White House, venturing out to support Democrats in two governor's races that could offer a clue about the national mood before next year's midterm elections. Obama, who has spoken at private party fundraisers but largely steered clear of electoral politics since leaving office in January, will make public appearances on behalf of Democratic candidates in Virginia and New Jersey - the only two states holding off-year elections for governor.

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  16. Reconsidering United States' Reconstruction era, Gilded AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Stanford

    ... had a clear vision of what they wanted the country to be. They sought to make the republic a replica of Springfield, Illinois, a Midwestern town that embodied free labor and the middle class. By 1896, it was clear that they had helped produce a very ...

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  17. ISBE looking for budget inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... into the social-emotional, and the poverty and the technology" are cited by regional superintendent Jeff Vose of Springfield. "And we've done needs assessments with our districts to see what services they want, and we're trying to match that to what ...

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  18. What's HappeningRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Pike Press

    ... American Government class will be putting together Halloween "Treat Bags" for children in St. Johns' Hospital in Springfield. Donations are being requested in the form of new toys, coloring books, crayons, small games, etc. or Walmart Gift Cards so ...

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  19. Ultimate New Yeara s Eve Party @ Crowne PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Ring in the New Year at the Crowne Plaza Springfield on December 31 for the Ultimate New Year's Eve Party ! Full prepayment is charged to the credit card on file on December 21st at 5:00pm and no cancellations are allowed past this date. If payment method is declined, we will contact you to secure an alternative payment, otherwise your reservation will be cancelled.

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  20. Emanuel Unveils 2018 Budget In Speech, And Critics Take AimRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Chicagoist

    ... many years," said Emanuel. "Together we addressed longstanding challenges within the city, overcame obstacles in Springfield, and confronted new headwinds from Washington. Chicago however, has not let those headwinds shift us off course." Given the ...

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