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  1. Cunningham Children's Home announces ground breaking, projected openingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... Circle Academy is housed in a separate building and functions as an alternative school for students across central Illinois who have not been successful in public school. All students who attend school at Cunningham require intensive ...

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  2. House committee votes to lower organ, tissue donation ageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Springfield- More people may be able to decide if they're going to be organ donors in the state. Jesse White's proposed bill to expand the Organ/Tissue Donor Registry passed a House Committee.

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  3. Bubble Watch: Izzoa s Spartans still shoring up NCAA resumeRead the original story

    7 min ago | KDWN

    ... them at the back end of at-large bid candidates. Michigan State hosts No. 16 Wisconsin on Sunday then visits Illinois and No. 24 Maryland before playing in the Big Ten Tournament. The Spartans will also have the challenge of playing without senior ...

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  4. 1991-92 Princeton Tigers: Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Bureau County Republican

    ... career selling employee benefits insurance to companies, spending three years in New York City before relocating to Illinois. Favorite '92 memory: “Certainly at the top of my list was winning the sectional at home. It was the culmination of ...

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  5. Kansas shooting an attack on US values: Krishnamoorthi1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | India.com

    ... of hate-motivated attacks on others in this country," Krishnamoorthi said. The first-time Democratic lawmaker from Illinois said the details of this attack have not yet been confirmed by police, but by all accounts, this appears to be an act of ...

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  6. State Fair Foundation gets first donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | 95Q

    February 24 - The first donations are coming in to the Illinois State Fairgrounds Foundation and one member expects big things on the horizon to help alleviate the taxpayer burden on paying for upkeep at the aging fairgrounds. With more than $180 million in deferred maintenance at Illinois' two fairgrounds, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner announced last summer the formation of the Illinois State Fairgrounds Foundation.

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  7. Pipeline protest camp cleared, but area far from normalRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | The Gazette

    ... claims of Sioux nations that the $3.8 billion pipeline to move North Dakota oil through South Dakota and Iowa to Illinois threatens drinking water, sacred sites and tribal religious practices. Texas-based pipeline developer Energy Transfer Partners ...

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  8. Bubble Watch: Izzo's Spartans still shoring up NCAA resumeRead the original story

    46 min ago | Washington Times

    ... them at the back end of at-large bid candidates. Michigan State hosts No. 16 Wisconsin on Sunday then visits Illinois and No. 24 Maryland before playing in the Big Ten Tournament. The Spartans will also have the challenge of playing without senior ...

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  9. TheBANK of Edwardsville wins Arcus AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | RiverBender.com

    ... in 1868, TheBANK of Edwardsville is a leading, locally-owned bank in the St. Louis metro area with 20 locations in Illinois and Missouri. TheBANK has a tradition of providing personal service, offering the most innovative products and giving back to ...

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  10. Help wanted: Chief financial officer for $2B school district in Clark CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Millbury

    ... the district.Nikki Thorn, who left the post in January, now makes $155,000 as CFO for Rockford Public Schools in Illinois - a boost from her outgoing $111,792 salary here.There are certainly cost-of-living changes to account for with any salary ...

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  11. HFF arranges $38.76 million financing for One and Two Premier Plaza in AtlantaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of real estate services, including development, leasing, management, and construction. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, ZRG owns and operates assets in the Midwest, Colorado, Oregon, and Georgia and continues to grow and expand its holdings ...

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  12. Honoring contributions of Audre Lorde, Melvin BoozerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Blade

    ... York's Hunter College High School, a secondary school for intellectually gifted students, in 1951. A University of Illinois biographical paper on Lorde says she confirmed her identity as both a lesbian and a poet in 1954 during a year as a student ...

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  13. Op-Ed: If you're sick of bad policy, tell your lawmakers to vote No on HB 40Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Illinoisreview

    With our state billions of dollars in debt and Illinois citizens struggling to make ends meet, these state representatives are focusing their time on sending Illinois funds towards the death of unborn children rather than life. last year, social service agencies claim the state owes them over $100 million dollars.

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  14. COD One of First Colleges in Illinois to Offer Early Childhood Administration DegreeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobeNewswire

    The new Early Childhood Administration degree at College of DuPage will provide students with a direct route to the Gateways Illinois Director Credential Level 1. "We are one of the first schools in the state to develop an Early Childhood Administration degree," said Jean Zaar, Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Early Childhood Education and Care. "It will prepare new students for direct entry into the field and give them the desired Gateways Illinois Director Credential Level 1 that will set them apart from other job applicants."

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  15. AG Madigan Hosts Summit On The Spike In Hate CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicagoist

    Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan appears onstage beside Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle at the Chicago Women's March in January 2017. Photo by Aaron Cynic/Chicagoist.

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  16. University of Illinois veterans help Danville fire victimsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    University of Illinois veterans have organized a clothing drive for victims of a fire in Danville that killed one veteran and displaced others. The News-Gazette reports that 75-year-old David R. Singleton was killed in the fire at a veterans' group home Feb. 2. University of Illinois student and Marine veteran Jason Sakowski contacted Veterans Affairs officials at the Illiana Health Care campus in Danville to ask what the Illini Veterans could do to help.

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  17. The Chicago Bears lone bright spot: Jordan HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... new Chicago Bears article is published, fill out our email notification form . Economics major at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Fanatic and follower of all things Chicago sports. Covering the Bears, Blackhawks and Cubs for ...

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  18. It's just a billRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Mission accomplished A state representative from Smithton has filed a bill that would eliminate Illinois' Firearm Owner's Identification card, which is needed to buy or possess a gun. Rep. Jerry Costello II, a Democrat, says FOID cards are a burden to "responsible" Illinois residents and prevent them from obtaining firearms and exercising their second amendment rights.

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  19. Stuff you may not know about Illinois pensionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    "The general condition of the pensions operating under the laws of Illinois may be correctly described as one of insolvency. That is to say, viewed from the standpoint of sound finance and of having the necessary reserves to carry out the payment laws, there are immense deficiencies in the existing funds."

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  20. Community NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    ... door or by calling 815-228-1967. Carry-outs will be available by calling 815-894-2200. PRINCETON - The Princeton-Illinois Chapter NSDAR will hold its youth luncheon, honoring Good Citizens students from nine area high schools, on Friday, March 3, at ...

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