Tue, 19 Mar 2019

Irish Pride, Dash of Politics, at St Patrick's Parade

NEW YORK A new, troublesome topic hovered over the St. Patrick's Day parade in New York this year: Britain's failed ...

EXCHANGE: Player piano gives peek at mechanical music

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: University of Illinois' restored player piano offers a rare look at early mechanical music ...

EXCHANGE: Therapy revives amputee's fire for sports

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Woman says adaptive sports 'brought back the fire' after part of leg amputated ...

Southern Illinois' Snake Road closes for spring migration

A stretch of road in southern Illinois has closed to allow snakes and amphibians the chance to migrate to their ...

EXCHANGE: Public's help sought to keep Decatur lights bright

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Because they are a deterrent to crime, the public's help is sought to keep Decatur's lights shining ...

Judge rejects state motion to reconsider new trial for man

A central Illinois judge has rejected a state motion to reconsider granting a new trial to a man who has ...

EXCHANGE: Carthage Public Library celebrates 125 years

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Carthage Public Library celebrates 125 years ...

Elmhurst gardening dispute makes way to Illinois Senate

A three-year fight between an Elmhurst homeowner and the city's government made its way to the Illinois Senate last week ...

Truck driver sentenced in fatal accident in West Virginia

An Illinois truck driver has been sentenced to more than four years in jail in an interstate crash that killed ...

Bills aim to ease state banking regulations on marijuana businesses

Supporters of legalized marijuana in Illinois have launched efforts aimed at making it easier for legitimate businesses that sell the ...

University of Illinois increases faculty as enrollment rises

The University of Illinois plans to hire hundreds of new faculty members at its three campuses as enrollment rises ...

Edwardsville husband and wife found dead in their home

A southern Illinois husband and wife have been found dead in their Edwardsville home, apparent homicide victims ...

Illinois' Tier 2 pensions continue to anger teachers, other public employees

Officials from several public employee groups told state lawmakers Thursday that the pension reform measures enacted in 2010 are patently ...

Country music legend Reba McEntire closes state fair lineup

Correction: Illinois State Fair-Reba McEntire story ...

Carjacking suspect killed, trooper hurt in Illinois shootout

Illinois State Police say a trooper is recovering at a hospital after being wounded during a shootout with a carjacking ...

Chicago officials call an end to "dibs" season

Another sign that winter is over: The city of Chicago is telling people to get rid of those chairs, tables ...

Students gather at SIU to suggest Illinois government fixes

The Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University is turning to students to envision the future and reshape ...

10-year-old boy killed when van flips into retention pond

Authorities say a 10-year-old boy was killed when the minivan he was riding in ran off a northern Illinois interstate ...

Proposed Peoria winery drawing opposition from residents

A zoning board has rejected plans by a central Illinois winery to expand ...

Court orders new trial in Chicago police torture case

A prison inmate convicted of murder has been granted a new trial after an appellate court determined that Chicago police ...

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Aretha Franklin's 'Amazing Grace' to open 2019 Ebertfest

Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 18 (ANI): All the Aretha Franklin fans have a reason to rejoice as they will soon ...

Irish Pride, Dash of Politics, at St Patrick's Parade

NEW YORK A new, troublesome topic hovered over the St. Patrick's Day parade in New York this year: Britain's failed ...

EXCHANGE: Player piano gives peek at mechanical music

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: University of Illinois' restored player piano offers a rare look at early mechanical music ...

EXCHANGE: Therapy revives amputee's fire for sports

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Woman says adaptive sports 'brought back the fire' after part of leg amputated ...

Southern Illinois' Snake Road closes for spring migration

A stretch of road in southern Illinois has closed to allow snakes and amphibians the chance to migrate to their ...

EXCHANGE: Public's help sought to keep Decatur lights bright

ILLINOIS EXCHANGE: Because they are a deterrent to crime, the public's help is sought to keep Decatur's lights shining ...

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