Today’s headlines — Saturday, Sept. 7

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Gov. Pat Quinn @Con sabor de Mexico 9.1.13 Taste of Melrose Park can be very interesting…lots of food, VIPs, Jesse White Tumblers, entertainment here..Pat Quinn & mayor of melrose park Ron Serpico v… From: Maricruz De San Luis Rey Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 00:26 More in People & Blogs
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EricHorngABC7: VIDEO: Bullets fly inside home of female Chicago police officer. http://abclocal.go.com/wls/video?id=9239631&pid=9239173 … #CPDVIDEO: Bullets fly inside home of female Chicago police officer. http://abclocal.go.com/wls/video?id=9239631&pid=9239173 … #CPD

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RonSandack: An incredible opportunity offered by some amazing civic minded and good-hearted people affiliated with the CURE… http://fb.me/1R4hfSIon An incredible opportunity offered by some amazing civic minded and good-hearted people affiliated with the CURE…http://fb.me/1R4hfSIon

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billjcameron: Jim Durkin, new leader of @ilhousegop on #c2c + @lynnsweet @RayLong @GregHinz @EricZorn John Dempsey #twill http://www.stationcaster.com/stations/wls/?d=AM&cid=5791 … Jim Durkin, new leader of @ilhousegop on #c2c + @lynnsweet @RayLong @GregHinz @EricZorn John Dempsey #twill http://www.stationcaster.com/stations/wls/?d=AM&cid=5791

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Durbin touts job training bill in area visit DECATUR — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin visited Central Illinois Friday to promote legislation he introduced in July to provide job training in high-demand industries, including advanced manufacturing.

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Search Results – The Quad-City Times
Illinois school district to discuss changes to report cards RI-Milan schools to discuss changes to report cards: The Rock Island-Milan School District will host “Coffee and Conversation,” a series for parents this fall to discuss changes to the student…

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Pekin Township employee charged Mark Friedlinger, a Pekin Township employee, was charged Thursday with felony theft after an investigation revealed two township credit cards were used to buy nearly $2,000 in gas for his vehicle.

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Emergency Responders Gather in Springfield The people who run toward the danger, and help clean up after it, are renewing their skills at the Illinois Emergency Management Conference in Springfield. “Programs are changing all the time,” says Jonathon Monken, director of the…

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Out Here: No answers from Bustos In the 1992 movie "Distinguished Gentleman," Eddie Murphy plays a con artist who fools the voters into making him a congressman – which puts him in Washington "because that’s where the money is." Murphy’s character finds that the nation’s capital is a bonanza in fundraising.

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Chicago sees record number of overseas visitors Chicago saw a record number of international visitors last year as the city ramped up a campaign to promote itself as a business and tourism destination.

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Lincoln College museum closed until April for move LINCOLN — Lincoln Heritage Museum at Lincoln College is temporarily closed, and director Ron Keller is a bit stressed.

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State sales tax collection jumps 11 percent Illinois sales tax collections soared by more than 11 percent in August, likely fueled by a surge in automobile sales. SPRINGFIELD — Illinois sales tax collections soared by more than 11 percent in August, likely fueled by a surge in automobile sales. read more

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It’s wrong to take Chief Illiniwek debate off table Debate in a democracy used to be encouraged, but these days, it only takes a few people with an agenda to create lasting change that is nearly impossible to erase. read more

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Jim Dey: Illinois corruption now up in lights Most people who pay attention know that government in this state is relentlessly corrupt, to the point that Illinoisans laugh at the extent of the venality and residents of other states laugh at Illinoisans for putting up with it. But is there a limit beyond which the oh-so-tolerant people of Illinois won’t go in living with the state’s culture of corruption? Most people who pay attention kn

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Historic windmill to be rebuilt in Chicago suburb Volunteers are rebuilding a historic, 65-foot-tall windmill in a Chicago suburb.

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Enyart, others face tough decision ST. LOUIS — During his five years heading Illinois’ National Guard, Bill Enyart oversaw the biggest single deployment of the guard’s soldiers since World War II: Some came back from Afghanista…

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Cubs switch to Bud in new deal Out with the Old Style, in with a new Budweiser logo set to adorn the controversial right-field sign planned for Wrigley Field. The Cubs announced Friday that they’ve reached a deal to make Anheuser-Busch their “exclusive marketing partner” for beer and malt beverages at Wrigley Field and the club’s new spring training facility in Mesa, Ariz. The new agreement means a Budweiser logo could ador

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Highland Park Patch
Help Support/Donate to local Speedskaters training for the 2014 Sochi Olympics Hi guys! We’re Nancy (2010 Olympian) and Jeffrey Swider-Peltz Jr., brother and sister speedskaters from the suburbs of Chicago. Along with our 4x Olympic speedskater mom as our coach (Nancy Sr.), our goal is to make the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Ru

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DailyRegister: Harrisburg Farmers’ Market is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Saline County Fairgrounds. Harrisburg Farmers’ Market is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at the Saline County Fairgrounds.

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Rep. Jim Sacia: Plastic water bottles need to go away – Freeport Journal-Standard Rep. Jim Sacia: Plastic water bottles need to go awayFreeport Journal-StandardIt’s not often I can write about something my critics and supporters will completely agree with. I think this is one of them. It’s also a “pet peeve.” I grew up attending a two-room school. After recess, we lined up at the water fountain. Back then …

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Some legislators deserve credit for giving reforms a boost – Chicago Sun-Times Some legislators deserve credit for giving reforms a boostChicago Sun-TimesFred Crespo led the fight to end the scandalized legislative scholarship program, Senate President John Cullerton supported measures that made it easier for residents to dissolve their antiquated townships, and Sens. Heather Steans and Pam Althoff took …

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Public pay the problem – Northwest Herald Public pay the problemNorthwest HeraldJack Franks chairs a committee to study the reduction in government units. Has this commission not acted because the obvious cuts should come in library boards? Parks and recreation boards? Fire protection districts? Police departments? Transit workers?

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illinois issues – Google News
Free BGA #FOIA Clinic Sept. 24 (reservation required) bit.ly/14pJsVw – The Capitol Fax Blog (blog) Free BGA #FOIA Clinic Sept. 24 (reservation required) bit.ly/14pJsVwThe Capitol Fax Blog (blog)A member of the pension committee issues an update. 12.43.67.138. by Illinois Issues via twitter September 4 at 4:31 PM .@RepAaronSchock: Rauner’s "carefully" worded denial about attack ads is Clinton-esque #twill #ilgop bit.ly/179pDSf. by Illinois …

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Sweeney Not Running Again For Elk Grove Township Committeeman – Journal & Topics Newspapers Online Sweeney Not Running Again For Elk Grove Township CommitteemanJournal & Topics Newspapers OnlineDan Kotowski (D-28th) beat Republican businessman Jim O’Donnell, and Democrat Tammy Duckworth went to Washington after defeating Republican Tea Party favorite Joe Walsh in the 8th Congressional District race last year. There were GOP victories in …

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Quotes from the week in Illinois and Chicago politics: Sept. 6, 2013 – Chicago Sun-Times Quotes from the week in Illinois and Chicago politics: Sept. 6, 2013Chicago Sun-Times“We’re still dealing with some of our previous privatization efforts. This would have been the grand prize. It would have been a tough call. I give him credit for pulling the rug out from under the deal. The mayor can pass anything he wants in the City …

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illinois mental health – Google …
Report: Jail exceeds standards for mentally ill inmates – Bloomington Pantagraph Report: Jail exceeds standards for mentally ill inmatesBloomington PantagraphBLOOMINGTON — The McLean County jail exceeds state requirements for services that link mentally ill inmates to help once they are released, and the facility is on track to play an even bigger role in providing community mental health services. Those …

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illinois education – Google News
Illinois to increase sex education to fight STDs – Private MD Private MDIllinois to increase sex education to fight STDsPrivate MDIllinois schools will include mandatory sex education in their curriculum this year in order to curb rates of sexually transmitted diseases and unplanned pregnancies among young people. The city has had some of the highest rates of STDs like chlamydia …

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Aurora News – Topix
Lauzen releases short list for RTA/Metra appointment Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen released a list of 11 applicants who are being considered on a "short list" to be appointed as the county’s representative to the Regional Transportation Authority and Metra.

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David Gill Says ObamaCare Doesn’t Go Far Enough – Illinois Review
Bradley University to celebrate Illinois’ role in civil rights PEORIA – For the first time ever, Bradley University has adopted a campus-wide theme for the 2013-14 school year, "Celebrating Civil Rights – Past and Present." The idea was initiated by the 50th anniversary of passage of the landmark 1964…

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David Gill Says ObamaCare Doesn’t Go Far Enough – Illinois Review
Oberweis: Senate Week in Review By Illinois State Sen. Jim Oberweis – SPRINGFIELD – The good news – very little happened this week in Springfield. But a state board that oversees state purchases says the use of controversial no-bid contracts has grown under Gov. Pat…

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DanProft: Great day at @IllinoisTea golf outing this afternoon in Plainfield. H/T Denise & Burt Cattoni. #Twill Great day at @IllinoisTea golf outing this afternoon in Plainfield. H/T Denise & Burt Cattoni. #Twill

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I like but do not ‘like’ Kirk Dillard – Chicago Sun-Times I like but do not ‘like’ Kirk DillardChicago Sun-TimesAnd that’s now a problem for me because when I opened my Facebook page Thursday and saw a big, honking “D” for Dillard as one of my “likes” I removed it. On Dillard’s own campaign site, my NBC5 colleague Mary Ann Ahern (among a number of other …

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chicago sun-times – Google News
College enrollment not picking up as fast as economy is – Chicago Sun-Times 2 College enrollment not picking up as fast as economy isChicago Sun-TimesChicago-area colleges and universities face similar concerns with tight money, and their reactions — turning to technology such as social media and online coursework — also mirror the national study’s findings, according to officials at the schools …

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MikeWSOY: Affordable Care Act gives health care to 957,000 Illinoisans http://bit.ly/1enqH97 Affordable Care Act gives health care to 957,000 Illinoisans http://bit.ly/1enqH97

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September Declared ‘Recovery Month’ in Illinois SPRINGFIELD – Governor Pat Quinn has named September "Recovery Month" in Illinois. The proclamation is meant to raise awareness and understanding for mental health and substance abuse disorders. According

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IL unemployment rate higher than national – ABC7Chicago.com ABC7Chicago.comIL unemployment rate higher than nationalABC7Chicago.comRahman, an economist, said the job shortage is caused by businesses leaving Illinois or not expanding or locating here in the first place. Among their fears, he says, are the state’s fiscal issues caused by unfunded pension debt. "The city and the …Governor Quinn Announces Chicago Clean Water Project to Create More Than …Il

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Chillicothe man dies after jumping from moving vehicle Man, 26, pronounced dead at scene on Illinois Route 29 in Marshall County

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the southern – Google News
Local roads to get upgrades – The Southern Local roads to get upgradesThe SouthernGov. Pat Quinn recently announced capital investments of more than $9.4 million for road construction projects in Southern Illinois. “These construction projects will improve transportation safety and efficiency in southern Illinois,” Quinn said in a …

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Patients sue Advocate Medical Group over data theft A Northbrook mother and daughter who were patients of Advocate Medical Group have filed a class-action lawsuit, alleging the health care company was negligent in protecting patients’ private data by allowing computers to be stolen from its offices. But an Advocate spokeswoman said the company has no indication that the data has been “misused.” In a burglary July 15, two men stole four computer

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Connect Tri-States – Local News
Community effort brings drama to Quincy Junior High Students at a local junior high are getting the opportunity to put a little more drama into their life.

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$85 Million for Burge Victims Chicago City Council Finance Committee approves two more settlements for victims of former Chicago Police Commander, Jon Burge.

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News Democrat — Metro-east news
United Way Illinois Division kicks off campaign The Illinois Division of United Way of Greater St. Louis has officially started its 2013 campaign with a goal of $1.56 million.Click to Continue »

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capitolfax: Capitol Fax #twill Reader Comments Closed for the Weekend: Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) Thanks fo… http://bit.ly/19r2NWt Capitol Fax #twill Reader Comments Closed for the Weekend: Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) Thanks fo…http://bit.ly/19r2NWt

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RonSandack: THIS IS FABULOUS!!–> http://lagrange.patch.com/groups/giving/p/free-health-care-clinic-this-weekend-in-mccook_992891b0 … THIS IS FABULOUS!!–>http://lagrange.patch.com/groups/giving/p/free-health-care-clinic-this-weekend-in-mccook_992891b0

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AndyManar: I posted 16 photos on Facebook in the album "Senior Fair | Christian County" http://fb.me/2hLfcHgb1 I posted 16 photos on Facebook in the album "Senior Fair | Christian County" http://fb.me/2hLfcHgb1

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WLS Chicago News, Weather, Traffic | Chicago Area News | ABC7Chicago – abc7chicago.com
‘Transformers 4’ filming closes Loop streets From 6 p.m. Friday night until 7 a.m. Monday morning, LaSalle Street will be closed from Lake to Jackson with those overnight closures scheduled every night until Monday.

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NBC Chicago – Top Stories
City Unveils Plans for New Library in Chinatown Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Public Library on Friday unveiled the design for a new library in Chinatown. The new Chinatown Library Branch will replace a rental branch that serves 21,000 people each month, according to a release from Mayor Emanuel’s office. “This beautiful, modern design is a model for what a neighborhood library should be, and it is the latest success story in the new chapt

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RonSandack: Jack Lavin is no longer Gov. Quinn’s chief of staff it was just announced. Just your ordinary late Friday afternoon news dump? Jack Lavin is no longer Gov. Quinn’s chief of staff it was just announced. Just your ordinary late Friday afternoon news dump?

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State Rep. Rosenthal to host meetings on conceal carry Morrisonville — State Representative Wayne Rosenthal (R-Morrisonville) will be hosting three concealed carry informational meetings open to the public starting next week. The meetings will provide an overview of the concealed carry law, the timeline of implementing the law and a helpful handout to take home.

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McCarthy: ‘I’d love to’ have 30K people apply to become cops The Chicago Police Department is hoping to receive at least 10,000 more job applications before the deadline later this month.

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DailyHerald.com > Local News
Mundelein hires communication director to promote town Mundelein officials didn’t have to look far to hire the village’s first communication and marketing director. They hired Dawn Jenich, who until recently held a similar post at Carmel Catholic High School.

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Quinn heads to Japan on taxpayer-funded trip to drum up ‘direct investment’ in Illinois SPRINGFIELD-Gov. Pat Quinn embarked Friday on his sixth trip abroad, going to Japan for a second time to cultivate “economic opportunities for Illinois and Japan.” “I look forward to this annual event that takes place with our strong partners in Japan and other Midwestern leaders,” Quinn said in a prepared statement. “Japan has deep roots Continue reading →

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WICS Top Stories
Innocence Project Gearing Up for Next Hearing Attorneys with the UIS Innocence Project are gearing up for an evidentiary hearing to exonerate a woman convicted of shaking a baby to death in 1994. The hearing in DuPage County seeks a new trial for then-daycare provider Pamela Jacobazzi. She argues her counsel in the original trial was ineffective, because pediatrician’s records showing pre-existing medical conditions were not presented. …

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BCR News
Another Bureau County Fair was a success The 158th annual Bureau County Fair had a successful run. Thursday morning’s rain helped settle the dust, and the rest of the week was hot and dry. Large crowds filled the grounds, and they flocked to see the bear mountain show, ride the Freak Out and Tilt-a-Whirl, and eat great fair food.

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Du Quoin Police Chief Retires DU QUOIN — A Perry County police chief is stepping down after thirty years with the force.

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Jackie Spinner Why do journalists voluntarily go to war? That was the main topic of a recent event at Cantigny’s First Division Museum. Former Washington Post writer Jackie… From: nctv17 Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:01 More in News & Politics

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kylehillman: A few are even good at it. @MVT34 #FF: @mjzalewski @RonSandack @danielbiss @cljmitchell @RepKellyCassidy @SenatorDan @RepBerrios A few are even good at it. @MVT34 #FF: @mjzalewski @RonSandack @danielbiss @cljmitchell @RepKellyCassidy @SenatorDan @RepBerrios

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JudyBaarTopinka: Nonprofit Council Member Valerie Lies discusses the importance of streamlining state contracting for nonprofits here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/valerie-s-lies/illinois-non-profits_b_3635947.html … Nonprofit Council Member Valerie Lies discusses the importance of streamlining state contracting for nonprofits here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/valerie-s-lies/illinois-non-profits_b_3635947.html

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MikeforIllinois: Had a busy few days. Traveling to #Elgin, #Aurora, #Chicago, #Champaign, and #WorthTownship. https://www.facebook.com/mikeforillinois/posts/10151645833266961 … #twill #seeuontheroad Had a busy few days. Traveling to #Elgin, #Aurora, #Chicago, #Champaign, and #WorthTownship. https://www.facebook.com/mikeforillinois/posts/10151645833266961 … #twill #seeuontheroad

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StandUpChicago: #FF Partner Orgs – @arisechicago, @actionnowchi, @CTULocal1, @APNCorganizing, @bpncChicago, @ONEnorthside, @seiulocal1 #FF Partner Orgs – @arisechicago, @actionnowchi, @CTULocal1, @APNCorganizing, @bpncChicago, @ONEnorthside, @seiulocal1

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StateRepSara: A record number of people visited Chicago last year! Great news from the U.S. Department of Commerce. http://www.chicagotribune.com/travel/chi-chicago-tourism-20130906,0,2422513.story … A record number of people visited Chicago last year! Great news from the U.S. Department of Commerce. http://www.chicagotribune.com/travel/chi-chicago-tourism-20130906,0,2422513.story

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JoshWeinhold: Life as married law partners: "She likes to talk work when I’m eating. I don’t like talking clients over my steaks” http://bit.ly/1dNPPH9Life as married law partners: "She likes to talk work when I’m eating. I don’t like talking clients over my steaks” http://bit.ly/1dNPPH9

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davemckinney123: Derrick Rose, Bulls capable of 2014 feel-good story – Chicago Sun-Times http://www.suntimes.com/sports/basketball/bulls/22383008-579 … via @suntimes Derrick Rose, Bulls capable of 2014 feel-good story – Chicago Sun-Times http://www.suntimes.com/sports/basketball/bulls/22383008-579 … via @suntimes

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tkacich: Urbana’s new outdoor pool closes for the season on Sunday. Tuesday’s forecast high: 94 degrees. Urbana’s new outdoor pool closes for the season on Sunday. Tuesday’s forecast high: 94 degrees.

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rkprsolutions: Illinois Image: State of the State 1983 http://www.lib.niu.edu/1983/ii830304 pic.twitter.com/vArnwraAjP Illinois Image: State of the State 1983 http://www.lib.niu.edu/1983/ii830304 pic.twitter.com/vArnwraAjP

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Former Kane chief judge put family first 1 Gene Nottolini, a former Kane County chief judge who oversaw the 1993 move from the Third Street Courthouse in Geneva to the current Judicial Center in St. Charles, died Thursday from leukemia. Nottolini, 69, was a lifelong Elgin resident who also served as the Kane County’s first ethics advisor. Visitation is Monday and his funeral is Tuesday.

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In case you missed it, Representative Rodney Davis stopped by The Morning Show t… In case you missed it, Representative Rodney Davis stopped by The Morning Show to talk with Cynthia Bruno to discuss the situation in Syria.Rep. Rodney Davis not convinced about strike on Syriawww.illinoishomepage.netRep. Rodney Davis sits down with The Morning Show’s Cynthia Bruno for a live interview about the United States involvement in Syria.

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benestes: Jay Cutler’s wife ticketed for speeding in Evanston http://trib.in/1admZMt Jay Cutler’s wife ticketed for speeding in Evanston http://trib.in/1admZMt

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Capitol Fax.com – Your Illinois News Radar
Reader Comments Closed for the Weekend Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) Thanks for putting up with me this week. Just one more blogging day of this before the man returns. Here to play us out is Son Volt covering an Uncle Tupelo song. Have a great and safe weekend. See you here Monday morning… What the hell are we all doing here making too much […]

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Capitol Fax.com – Your Illinois News Radar
THIS JUST IN…Governor announces more executive appointments Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) * 5:58 p.m. – Well, at least we had a five minute break before the next Friday news dump… Governor Pat Quinn today made a number of key appointments to the state’s boards and commissions. Included in today’s action is the appointment of James Conway, Associate Chief of the Criminal Division for […]

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State Rep. Swings Through Elk Grove Saturday – Journal & Topics Newspapers Online State Rep. Swings Through Elk Grove SaturdayJournal & Topics Newspapers OnlineMarty Moylan (D-55th) will host a coffee shop stop at Panera Bread, 90 Biesterfield Rd. in Elk Grove Village, on Saturday, Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.. “By creating opportunities to speak with my constituents directly, I am able to listen to and …

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Springfield’s first hanging – Illinois Times Springfield’s first hangingIllinois TimesNathanial Van Noy holds the dubious double distinction of being both the first murderer in Sangamon County as well as the first person to be hanged in Springfield. But it wasn’t the murder itself that made him infamous; it was the bizarre and gruesome …

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State representatives to host health fair – Suburban Life Publications State representatives to host health fairSuburban Life PublicationsThis event is hosted by state representatives Sandra Pihos, R-Glen Ellyn, and Patti Bellock, R-Westmont, and sponsors include the American Heart Association, Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, DuPage Medical Group and …

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mike jacobs – Google News
Smiddy: Deal made between IDES and Union on Unemployment Office – WQAD.com — Quad Cities News & Weather from WQAD Smiddy: Deal made between IDES and Union on Unemployment OfficeWQAD.com — Quad Cities News & Weather from WQADThe two sides met at State Senator Mike Jacob’s office in Moline at 11 a.m., according to Smiddy. Smiddy and Jacobs were also on hand for the meeting. Smiddy says the deal will allow for vets and federal government workers to file for unemployment …

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Pension reform a priority for lawmakers – Danville Commercial News Pension reform a priority for lawmakersDanville Commercial NewsMichael Frerichs, D-Champaign, expect the fall session — which begins in late October — to be dominated by the yet-unfinished issue of pension reforms in the state of Illinois. “A lot of it will be dependent on what we get done toward pension reform …

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Reject a progressive income tax – Chicago Tribune Reject a progressive income taxChicago TribuneThere is usually a key issue, event or situation that motivates people to get engaged in our political system. For me that happened in 2007 when then Gov. Rod Blagojevich proposed a new tax on business revenues that he called a Gross Receipts Tax, …

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Speak Out for Sept. 9, 2013 – SouthtownStar Speak Out for Sept. 9, 2013SouthtownStarOur current Illinois comptroller, Judy Baar Topinka, is also a Republican. The Republicans do promote women as candidates. Oak Lawn. Why aren’t the rest of the Middle Eastern countries taking action against the Syrian dictator? There are millions of …

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Local News
DeWitte, Wyatt among those on short list for RTA appointment Kane County Board Chairman Chris Lauzen released a list of 11 applicants who are being considered on a "short list" to be appointed as the county’s representative to the Regional Transportation Authority and Metra.

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Illinois Issues blog
Quinn names new chief of staff Ryan Croke will be Gov. Pat Quinn’s new chief of staff.Croke has served as Quinn’s deputy chief of staff since 2009. In that position, he focused on modernizing government, economic growth and public safety. Prior to that job, he served as a policy adviser to Quinn on matters including technology, education and economic development. In that role, he led a broadband initiative that deployed more th

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Rep. Elaine Nekritz « CBS Chicago
South Side Man Accused Of Selling Fake Bears, Blackhawks Tickets (CBS) – With the Bears’ regular-season opener at Soldier Field Sunday, fans are looking for seats. And police are warning fans that they have arrested a man who was allegedly out to fleece them. Police didn’t take George Huff, 24, into custody for scalping. They arrested him for forging Bears tickets. Police News Affairs Officer Daniel O’Brien said that Huff allegedly sold a fan four counterfeit

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Chicago Business News
Blue Island hospital picks new CEO The chief operating officer of a health system in northwest Indiana has been named chief executive of MetroSouth Medical Center in the south suburbs.

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springfield ill – Google News
Our Opinion: Concussion vigilance warranted on the field and off – The State Journal-Register Our Opinion: Concussion vigilance warranted on the field and offThe State Journal-RegisterSacred Heart-Griffin senior wide receiver Eric Brydl looses his helmet after being tackled by a trio of Glenwood defenders during the first half at the Sacred Heart-Griffin Sports Complex, Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, in Springfield, Ill.

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Congresswoman Duckworth Announces DOHHS Grant to American Academy of … – eNews Park Forest Congresswoman Duckworth Announces DOHHS Grant to American Academy of …eNews Park ForestToday, Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) announced a grant of $650,000 to the American Academy of Pediatrics in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. The Department of Health and Human Services grant will go toward awareness and access to care for …

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ingramlaw: RT @illinoispolicy: Illinois to target SNAP households for #Medicaid expansion http://illin.is/17HKBXw via @ingramlaw RT @illinoispolicy: Illinois to target SNAP households for #Medicaid expansion http://illin.is/17HKBXw via @ingramlaw

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Illiknows: IIT: Mark Your Calendar: Blood Drive on September 27 http://bit.ly/165VNi2 IIT: Mark Your Calendar: Blood Drive on September 27 http://bit.ly/165VNi2

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Elaine Nekritz – Northbrook, IL Patch
Check out this epic machine chugging along at the Union Pacific bridge construction site. Check out this epic machine chugging along at the Union Pacific bridge construction site.

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amaloney24: For the first time in 5 yrs, the U.S. fertility rate did not decline. http://tinyurl.com/kn87ztf For the first time in 5 yrs, the U.S. fertility rate did not decline.http://tinyurl.com/kn87ztf (h/t @MargRev & @Atul_Gawande)

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sbjmonthly: NEWS RELEASE SportsCare to hold sixth annual women’s biathlon http://fb.me/2NYmJ5dKK NEWS RELEASE SportsCare to hold sixth annual women’s biathlonhttp://fb.me/2NYmJ5dKK

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RobinRobinson: FOX 32’s Mike Flannery on causes and possible solutions to plague of violence http://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/splash/22026713-418/the-tipping-point.html … via @suntimes FOX 32’s Mike Flannery on causes and possible solutions to plague of violencehttp://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/splash/22026713-418/the-tipping-point.html … via @suntimes

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edmarshallcbs2: Plot thickens. IFM, the bidder who backed away from Midway, says "we can’t comment" on why we bailed. Plot thickens. IFM, the bidder who backed away from Midway, says "we can’t comment" on why we bailed.

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bschoenburg: http://bit.ly/1fFCgGu My Thursday col: Rauner opposes tenure in college. He also explains $300,000 he gave to former DNC Chair Ed Rendell http://bit.ly/1fFCgGu My Thursday col: Rauner opposes tenure in college. He also explains $300,000 he gave to former DNC Chair Ed Rendell

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CBS St. Louis
Durbin: The President Asked for Limited Authority WASHINGTON (KMOX) – U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-IL, says he just couldn’t stand by and watch atrocities continue in Syria. That is why he voted in favor of authorizing the president to take military action, despite having doubts earlier this week. “The resolution that was enacted by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will not allow boots on the ground for any combat operations, no American troop

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Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL Local News
Quinn announces $2.1 million for construction projects in Effingham, Cumberland Gov. Pat Quinn announced capital investments of more than $2.1 million for construction projects in Effingham and Cumberland Counties. The projects are part of Governor Quinn’s agenda to create jobs and drive Illinois’ economy forward.

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Manar hosts Senior Fair in Taylorville Nearly 100 seniors and local residents visited the Taylorville Senior Center for a Senior Fair hosted by State Senator Andy Manar (D–Bunker Hill). With assistance from the Illinois Department on Aging and Public Health, along with mul…

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Photo enforcement with $796 speeding fines already begun Speeding up the process of slowing down drivers on Interstate 57, Illinois State Police got a head start Thursday, initiating the use of photo enforcement equipment near the construction zone at Exit 315 in Bradley. A

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Grafton seeking another TIF district GRAFTON — An effort is under way to create a new TIF district in Grafton approved by the City Council that was in place before this year’s municipal elections.

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Red Light Cams Bring In Green To Palatine The village of Palatine has received $483,312 so far this year in ticket revenue stemming from red light camera violations.

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Campaign Season Begins for Statewide Races Chicago Tribune Political Reporter Rick Pearson.

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Pension Loophole allows lawmaker to collect Chicago Tribune Statehouse Reporter, Ray Long reports.

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Freedom 1530 WCKG | Ron Paul, Alex Jones, Mancow, Peter Schiff, Free Talk Live, Ernie Hancock, No Agenda, Dan Patrick
Video Gambling In Des Plaines? By: Todd Wessell Source: Journal Topics Des Plaines, already home to the state’s most lucrative casino, Rivers, will soon consider joining the growing ranks of Illinois communities that allow video gaming in places where liquor is dispensed such as bars and restaurants. Ald. Mark Walsten (6th) Monday night asked that a public meeting be held soon to discuss the possibility of allowing specific bu

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Group urges House to pass immigration reform Organizing for Action, a group that advocates for President Barack Obama’s agenda, held a rally Friday spotlighting Obama’s immigration reform proposals, which are now pending in the GOP-led House after…Click to Continue »

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Enyart meets members of his advisory panel on agricultural issues U.S. Rep. Bill Enyart, D-Belleville, met for the first time with 12 of the 16 people serving on his new Agricultural Advisory Committee at their initial meeting Thursday at the…Click to Continue »

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Republican Candidate for Governor wants Term Limits Chicago Tribune Political Reporter, Rick Pearson.

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Bruce Rauner Talks Term Limits, Shrinking State Senate Pt 2 Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner discusses his proposal to amend the Illinois Constitution.

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Missing Illinois teen found in southeast Missouri A 13-year-old girl reported missing in Champaign, Ill., has been found with her alleged abductor in southeast Missouri.

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Heated Disagreement Between Board Chair and State’s Attorney at DeWitt County Board Meeting A disagreement arose between the DeWitt County Board Chair and State’s Attorney on Thursday night. State’s Attorney Karle Koritz brought up an issue during discussion of the Clinton Landfill at the meeting. Koritz addressed a recent column in the "D…

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Illinois Lottery in Du Quoin Monday to present check for $4 million to Bob Bytnar

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Extraction Frontlines Organizing: Interview with Illinois South Founder Dave … – Huffington Post Huffington PostExtraction Frontlines Organizing: Interview with Illinois South Founder Dave …Huffington PostFor many residents in southern Illinois dealing with the fallout of a sanctioned coal and fracking rush, the time has come to revamp the historic Illinois South organization and its role in providing impacted residents with a voice in state and federal …

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Study finds Michigan unlikely to see major fracking boom – Midwest Energy News Study finds Michigan unlikely to see major fracking boomMidwest Energy NewsSMART METERS: An investigation by the Illinois Commerce Commission finds smart meters are not to blame for three fires that occurred during a pilot program, and new meter technology is helping utilities cut the cost of distributing power across the grid.

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Tollway Officials Trying To Recoup $3.7M In Unpaid Tolls – Journal & Topics Newspapers Online Tollway Officials Trying To Recoup $3.7M In Unpaid TollsJournal & Topics Newspapers OnlineIra Silverstein (D-8th), who represents parts of Niles, Park Ridge, Glenview and unincorporated Maine Township, introduced legislation allowing publication of the names of toll scofflaws. After passing both the House and Senate, Gov. Pat Quinn signed …

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FBI raids Illinois community’s township offices – WREX-TV FBI raids Illinois community’s township officesWREX-TVPEMBROKE, Ill. (WREX) — The township office of Pembroke, Illinois were raided by the FBI Thursday as part of what the agency calls "an ongoing investigation into corruption." A spokesman for the FBI said the agency spent around four hours there, but …FBI raids township offices in Pembroke

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State to Upgrade Route 53 at Romeoville HS Entrance – Patch.com State to Upgrade Route 53 at Romeoville HS EntrancePatch.comThe state of Illinois has earmarked $1.8 million to rebuild the intersection of Illinois 53 and Material Road — at the entrance of Romeoville High School — so that turn lanes can be added, Gov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday. The money is part of Quinn …

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Farm Credit Services hires Emily Bobell for Sherman office – Lincoln Courier Farm Credit Services hires Emily Bobell for Sherman officeLincoln CourierThe Farm Credit Services of Illinois Sherman office hired Emily Bobell of Lincoln as a crop insurance sales and service specialist. Bobell, daughter of Larry and Lori Bobell, is a Mount Pulaski High School graduate and earned a degree in agriculture …

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IDOT Prepares to Ram Through Another Expensive Highway Project – Streetsblog Chicago 2 IDOT Prepares to Ram Through Another Expensive Highway ProjectStreetsblog Chicago (blog)The Illinois Department of Transportation is again seeking the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning’s help to build an expensive highway expansion that isn’t included in the region’s planning blueprint. This time, it’s not about a putting a flyover …

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Rifle Association exec explains, welcomes concealed carry – Quincy Herald … – Quincy Herald Whig Rifle Association exec explains, welcomes concealed carry – Quincy Herald …Quincy Herald WhigRichard Pearson, executive director of the Illinois State Rifle Association, knew before he spoke in Quincy Thursday night that the new Illinois concealed carry law would be the hot topic. "I could talk about a lot of different things, but concealed …

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Adam Kinzinger, bucking the RINO charge – Washington Post 1 Adam Kinzinger, bucking the RINO chargeWashington PostAdam Kinzinger, a second-term Republican from Illinois who as an Air Force pilot served three tours in Iraq and two in Afghanistan and is now in the Air National Guard. … We’ve got to get away from being the guys that scream and yell on cable TV.”.

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Illinois yanks Sacred Heart Hospital license – Crain’s Chicago Business Illinois yanks Sacred Heart Hospital licenseCrain’s Chicago BusinessThe health department’s revocation notice says the hospital "is not fit, willing and able to provide a proper standard of care" required by law. The hospital can request a hearing to contest the revocation. Novak declined to comment through an attorney …Illinois revokes license of troubled Sacred Heart Hospital

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Towns pay a high price for power – Chicago Tribune 2 Chicago TribuneTowns pay a high price for powerChicago TribuneAlmost every month, Batavia, Geneva, Naperville, St. Charles and Winnetka are among dozens of municipalities feeling the sting of their decisions to finance the Prairie State Energy Campus in southern Illinois. The promised savings … But with Prairie …

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Quinn heading to Japan to promote Illinois – Belleville News Democrat Quinn heading to Japan to promote IllinoisBelleville News DemocratJapanese-owned companies employ more than 53,000 Illinois workers. The Chicago Democrat says previous trips have led to companies expanding to Illinois. They include the pharmaceutical firm Astellas, which built a new corporate headquarters for the …

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Opinion: Let’s Just Sell the State Capitol – NBC Chicago NBC Chicago (blog)Opinion: Let’s Just Sell the State CapitolNBC Chicago (blog)Speaker of the House Michael Madigan and Senate Leader John Cullerton are suing the state for their paychecks, and many, many political watchers thought it was a dumb idea. But, hey, it’s entertaining, right? So why not take a similar tack on the …

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Rep. Wayne Rosenthal: Farm Progress Show 2013 August 28, 2013 State Representative Wayne Rosenthal (R-Morrisonville) talks about Illinois agriculture while attending the 2013 Farm Progress Show in Decatu… From: ilhousegop1 Views: 41 1 ratings Time: 00:42 More in News & Politics

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DaveLuechtefeld: Senate Week in Review: September 2 – 6 – http://luechtefeld.senategop.org/Media/News/NewsDetails/tabid/102/nid/418/r/1/Default.aspx … Senate Week in Review: September 2 – 6 – http://luechtefeld.senategop.org/Media/News/NewsDetails/tabid/102/nid/418/r/1/Default.aspx

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capitolfax: Capitol Fax #twill Morning shorts: Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) * In full transparency, I’m only … http://bit.ly/17Et008 Capitol Fax #twill Morning shorts: Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) * In full transparency, I’m only … http://bit.ly/17Et008

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capitolfax: Capitol Fax #twill The doors: Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) * Laurence Msall of The Civic Federati… http://bit.ly/1dYZ4p3Capitol Fax #twill The doors: Posted by Barton Lorimor (@bartonlorimor) * Laurence Msall of The Civic Federati… http://bit.ly/1dYZ4p3

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ILSenateGOP: While at the Farm Progress Show on August 28 in Decatur, Illinois, State Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Morris) earned… http://fb.me/1MiIt8olkWhile at the Farm Progress Show on August 28 in Decatur, Illinois, State Sen. Sue Rezin (R-Morris) earned… http://fb.me/1MiIt8olk

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RonSandack: Finally! Some good news involving Metra. Zediker is a great pick by Cronin. http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-metra-dupage-appointee-20130906,0,2153600.story … Finally! Some good news involving Metra. Zediker is a great pick by Cronin.http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-metra-dupage-appointee-20130906,0,2153600.story

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ITKIllinois: Get "In the Know" on Driest August, Transformers & More! http://goo.gl/fb/xA5zZ Get "In the Know" on Driest August, Transformers & More! http://goo.gl/fb/xA5zZ

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RepBobRita: “This is a shot in the arm for the Southland," Bob told the crowd at the I-57/294 update event yesterday. http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/22377355-522/local-officials-beam-over-interchange-progress.html … “This is a shot in the arm for the Southland," Bob told the crowd at the I-57/294 update event yesterday. http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/22377355-522/local-officials-beam-over-interchange-progress.html

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bruceanddan: What is the future of the #GOP in Illinois? We discussed that & more w/ Rep. Jim Durkin this morning on @wlsam890 http://www.stationcaster.com/player_skinned.php?s=1201&c=5751&f=1823451 … What is the future of the #GOP in Illinois? We discussed that & more w/ Rep. Jim Durkin this morning on @wlsam890 http://www.stationcaster.com/player_skinned.php?s=1201&c=5751&f=1823451

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ltaford: Illinois plate FINNY 13, your car is about to be towed from Newgard. Illinois plate FINNY 13, your car is about to be towed from Newgard.

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APOConnor: Saw ‘Cars’ for first time. Friend who enticed me with #Route_66 theme didn’t know origin of ‘Here it Is’ billboard. http://tinyurl.com/lgjvopg Saw ‘Cars’ for first time. Friend who enticed me with #Route_66 theme didn’t know origin of ‘Here it Is’ billboard. http://tinyurl.com/lgjvopg

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APOConnor: Today in 1860, Jane Addams, co-founder of Hull House, was born in #Cedarville, Ill., near my hometown, #Freeport. @JAHHM #LegisResUnit #TIH Today in 1860, Jane Addams, co-founder of Hull House, was born in #Cedarville, Ill., near my hometown, #Freeport. @JAHHM #LegisResUnit #TIH

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AmandaVinicky: RT @ILConnected: Statehouse lobbyist John Carr as he rolls out his new book @thebushellblog about war in #Iraq. http://buff.ly/16jHGBb RT @ILConnected: Statehouse lobbyist John Carr as he rolls out his new book @thebushellblog about war in #Iraq.http://buff.ly/16jHGBb

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edmarshallcbs2: Plot thickens. IFM, the bidder who backed away from Midway, says "we can’t comment" on why we bailed. Plot thickens. IFM, the bidder who backed away from Midway, says "we can’t comment" on why we bailed.

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MikeforIllinois: Proud to receive a high score from the #Illinois #Environmental Council from my votes/bills in last session- http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2013-09-04/tom-kacich-congressional-delegation-pondering-syria-position.html … #twill Proud to receive a high score from the #Illinois #Environmental Council from my votes/bills in last session- http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2013-09-04/tom-kacich-congressional-delegation-pondering-syria-position.html … #twill

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IllinoisReview: Akin: Small Business-focused campaign hits home for Illinois business owners #twill http://bit.ly/13oWySj Akin: Small Business-focused campaign hits home for Illinois business owners #twill http://bit.ly/13oWySj

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Lake County proposal would ban smoking at forest playgrounds 5 People won’t be allowed to smoke at any of the Lake County Forest Preserve District’s nine playgrounds under a proposal the forest board is expected to vote on Tuesday. "We want people to feel welcome in our preserves, and those who smoke need to get outside and walk, too," board president Ann Maine said.

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Education leaders explore options for STEM pipeline – Aurora Beacon News Education leaders explore options for STEM pipelineAurora Beacon NewsAURORA — With Aurora University’s STEM school for third- to eighth-graders slated to open next fall, local education leaders are searching for ways to create a continuum of science, technology, engineering and math programming that starts in preschool …

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O’Hare-area residents’ bid to stop runway expansion, noise falls on deaf ears – Chicago Tribune 1 O’Hare-area residents’ bid to stop runway expansion, noise falls on deaf earsChicago TribuneWith a new O’Hare runway set to open Oct. 17, many residents and community groups under O’Hare flight paths have appealed in recent months to U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democratic representative whose district includes the North Side and suburbs near …

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Barrington Patch
$1.6M State Construction Project Includes Two Barrington Streets Projects to improve infrastructure and improve jobs, Gov. Pat Quinn says.

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Registration Open For Free Well, Septic Informational Meeting The informational meeting will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11.

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IllinoisIsBroke: WATCH: Pension crisis may lead to more debt (via @WMBD31News) http://ow.ly/oD6Hz WATCH: Pension crisis may lead to more debt (via @WMBD31News)http://ow.ly/oD6Hz

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Quigley: Any Bicycle License Plate Program Should Start With Pedicabs – Chicagoist 1 Quigley: Any Bicycle License Plate Program Should Start With PedicabsChicagoistMike Quigley to the list of politicians concerned about pedicabs. The Fifth District congressman said he wouldn’t rule out the possibility of license plates for bicyclists and said any such program should start with pedicabs. Quigley made his remarks …

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http://www.lincolncourier.com/features/x1843584272/Lincoln-Park-District-Notes… http://www.lincolncourier.com/features/x1843584272/Lincoln-Park-District-Notes If you have a misbehaving dog check out the upcoming dog handler class.Lincoln Park District Noteswww.lincolncourier.comNew programs are being offered by the Lincoln Park District.

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Scott Drury – Lake Forest-Lake Bluff, IL Patch
iPads Blessed at Woodlands Academy Students at the Lake Forest school are being asked to use their required iPads "as a force for good."

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Group urges House to pass immigration reform – Belleville News Democrat Group urges House to pass immigration reformBelleville News DemocratJohn Shimkus, R-Collinsville, and Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, to support the legislation approved by the Senate. Israel Rivera, a metro-east minister, told the crowd of about 20, "We need to share what God has given us." The rally was held at the …

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$1.6M State Construction Project Includes Two Barrington Streets – Patch.com $1.6M State Construction Project Includes Two Barrington StreetsPatch.comA bridge carrying Illinois Route 43, otherwise known as Waukegan Road, over U.S. Route 41 in Park City will be replaced for $1,390,813 by Areatha Construction Co., Inc. of Streamwood, the lowest of five bidders. The Illinois Department of …Scott to get road improvements

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Governor Quinn Announces Chicago Clean Water Project to Create More Than … – eNews Park Forest Governor Quinn Announces Chicago Clean Water Project to Create More Than …eNews Park ForestThis announcement is part of Governor Quinn’s agenda to drive Illinois’ economy forward and protect the environment by modernizing Illinois’ water infrastructure. Funded through Governor Quinn’s $1 billion Illinois Clean Water Initiative, the project …

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The intersection of Main and University in Peoria was never intended to be a lak… The intersection of Main and University in Peoria was never intended to be a lake. Read what happened: http://bit.ly/14qAHfI (photo by David Zalaznik/Journal Star)

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Rep. Elaine Nekritz « CBS Chicago
Police Issue Community Alert About ATM Robberies CHICAGO (CBS) – Police are warning bank customers to be careful, after a string of robberies at ATMs on the South Side. WBBM Newsradio’s Nancy Harty reports one robber used a knife, another implied he had a gun; most were alone, and all took place at ATMs in the lobbies of different bank branches. Police have issued a community alert warning of the robberies at 84th and Stony, 86th and Cotta

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RepDuckworth: #Vets, Did you know you can file your #DD214 for free w/ the Cook County Recorder’s Office? I filed mine last month! http://flic.kr/p/fL9Cqm #Vets, Did you know you can file your #DD214 for free w/ the Cook County Recorder’s Office? I filed mine last month!http://flic.kr/p/fL9Cqm

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mccann_sam: Do you support a graduated, or "progressive" income tax for Illinois? Answer the survey question at my website http://www.senatormccann.com . Do you support a graduated, or "progressive" income tax for Illinois? Answer the survey question at my websitehttp://www.senatormccann.com .

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MikeforIllinois: Hey @DePaulDems @uchidemocrats @NIUDems @SIUDemocrats I now have a Fall Fellows program up + running! Apply now! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1h7XYng3oWxJyVycRoZDALBa66gCoTJylaovbE-uZLu8/viewform … Hey @DePaulDems @uchidemocrats @NIUDems @SIUDemocrats I now have a Fall Fellows program up + running! Apply now! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1h7XYng3oWxJyVycRoZDALBa66gCoTJylaovbE-uZLu8/viewform

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mccann_sam: Guess who’s coming to tomorrow’s Children’s Safety Expo in Chatham? See you there! http://bit.ly/17zBERF pic.twitter.com/P366NNkxfy Guess who’s coming to tomorrow’s Children’s Safety Expo in Chatham? See you there! http://bit.ly/17zBERFpic.twitter.com/P366NNkxfy

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RepKellyCassidy: #FF @kylehillman @repmanley @feedthesol @legacywalk2012 @ilenviro @OFAChicagoNorth @BridgetGainer #FF @kylehillman @repmanley @feedthesol @legacywalk2012 @ilenviro @OFAChicagoNorth @BridgetGainer

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GovernorQuinn: $25M from my #IL Clean Water Initiative will help #Chicago replace 18+ miles of water pipes–like this one from 1875. pic.twitter.com/fWnapHH5Hj $25M from my #IL Clean Water Initiative will help #Chicago replace 18+ miles of water pipes–like this one from 1875.pic.twitter.com/fWnapHH5Hj

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MikeforIllinois: The @qctimes covered my visit to the #QuadCities for #LaborDay. http://qctimes.com/news/local/quinn-jabs-at-daley-at-picnic/article_53c1cf85-3b10-5602-9c7a-2334e4751a72.html … #twill The @qctimes covered my visit to the #QuadCities for #LaborDay.http://qctimes.com/news/local/quinn-jabs-at-daley-at-picnic/article_53c1cf85-3b10-5602-9c7a-2334e4751a72.html … #twill

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RepBobRita: Here’s a great photo of Bob and the governor from the I-57/294 interchange update yesterday. pic.twitter.com/KkV0L3dxRm Here’s a great photo of Bob and the governor from the I-57/294 interchange update yesterday. pic.twitter.com/KkV0L3dxRm

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KirkDillard: Attended the #Wheaton Prayer Breakfast this morning. It was an honor to meet His Eminence Cardinal… http://instagram.com/p/d7SWYeoxux/ Attended the #Wheaton Prayer Breakfast this morning. It was an honor to meet His Eminence Cardinal…http://instagram.com/p/d7SWYeoxux/

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SHERMAN: What will rebranding do for Aurora? – Aurora Beacon News SHERMAN: What will rebranding do for Aurora?Aurora Beacon NewsEvery time I read something in the Beacon-News about Aurora hiring consultants for a “rebranding” of the city, I wonder “is this necessary?” I also think, “Why can’t we use local talent?” On Tuesday I attended a meeting where North Star Destination …

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EDNMain: Quinn announces $2.1 million for construction projects in Effingham, Cumberland http://zo.pe/bM65 Quinn announces $2.1 million for construction projects in Effingham, Cumberland http://zo.pe/bM65

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Illinois ranks low for HPV vaccine – Chicago Tribune 9 Illinois ranks low for HPV vaccineChicago TribuneWhile public health officials have been recommending since 2006 that preteen girls be vaccinated against the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus, the percentage of teen girls in Illinois who received the prescribed dosage plunged last year …

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O’Hare neighbors brace for new noise Neighbors of O’Hare Airport aren’t getting any help in their fight to stop O’hare from changing its landing pattern. When a new runway opens next month, almost all flights will take off and land from east to west and back; currently, they follow a diagonal pattern. The new configuration will mean a lot more jet noise for O’hare neighbors to the east and east, less noise to the north and south. Cri

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dancurry: 312K dropped out of labor force last month BUT POTUS WAKES UP EVERY DAY THINKING ABOUT THE MIDDLE CLASS before he heads to the links. 312K dropped out of labor force last month BUT POTUS WAKES UP EVERY DAY THINKING ABOUT THE MIDDLE CLASS before he heads to the links.

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PekinChamber: Illinois’ unpaid bills will exceed $8 billion this month – Madison County Record | @scoopit http://sco.lt/6rBg2b Illinois’ unpaid bills will exceed $8 billion this month – Madison County Record | @scoopit http://sco.lt/6rBg2b

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IllinoisReview: Illinois Chamber to answer questions about concealed carry in online seminar Friday http://bit.ly/14pSkwl Illinois Chamber to answer questions about concealed carry in online seminar Friday http://bit.ly/14pSkwl

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ilhousegop: In The Know Illinois: Driest August, Transformers & More! http://www.intheknowillinois.com/2013/09/driest-august-transformers-more.html?spref=tw … In The Know Illinois: Driest August, Transformers & More! http://www.intheknowillinois.com/2013/09/driest-august-transformers-more.html?spref=tw

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IL_Observer: House Democrats Push Elimination of Illinois Gasoline Sales Taxes http://wp.me/p2kvOk-2WK House Democrats Push Elimination of Illinois Gasoline Sales Taxeshttp://wp.me/p2kvOk-2WK

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Representative Rodney Davis will be on The Morning Show at 6:45a to discuss the… Representative Rodney Davis will be on The Morning Show at 6:45a to discuss the potential of military action against Syria. Do you think we should strike? Troops on the ground too?

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Tobolski Urges Illinois General Assembly to Make Stricter Qualifications for Metra Board Directors Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski (D-McCook) is calling on the Illinois General Assembly to make the qualifications to be a Metra Board Director more stringent in a resolution that he will be proposing at the next board meeting. “Right now a dog could be appointed to serve on the Metra Board,” Tobolski said. “That needs to change.” The Illinois Code vests authority in the suburban members of

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