Today’s headlines — Sunday, Oct. 13

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nwherald: Tryon among Durkin picks for GOP leadership team http://shawurl.com/toj Tryon among Durkin picks for GOP leadership team http://shawurl.com/toj
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Rutherford4Gov: Sign up to circulate petitions for @RutherfordDan at http://DanRutherford.org . Help to elect a Job Creator to the IL Governor’s Mansion#2014 Sign up to circulate petitions for @RutherfordDan at http://DanRutherford.org . Help to elect a Job Creator to the IL Governor’s Mansion#2014

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danielbiss: Super funenlightening family day in Lee County thx to the @ILFarmBureau adopt-a-legislator program. Pix here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151767501332804.1073741828.18728922803&type=1 … Super funenlightening family day in Lee County thx to the @ILFarmBureau adopt-a-legislator program. Pix here:https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10151767501332804.1073741828.18728922803&type=1

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IDOT_Illinois: Don’t drive drowsy. Take a break at one of our Interstate rest areas: http://www.dot.state.il.us/restarea/restmap.html … http://goo.gl/UvUShT Don’t drive drowsy. Take a break at one of our Interstate rest areas: http://www.dot.state.il.us/restarea/restmap.htmlhttp://goo.gl/UvUShT

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debmell: Excited and a little jealous of the runners tomorrow. Congrats!! You’re already winners!! #ChiMarathon Excited and a little jealous of the runners tomorrow. Congrats!! You’re already winners!! #ChiMarathon

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enjoyillinois: Visiting the Windy City for the #ChiMarathon this weekend? Discover things to do when in town: http://bit.ly/1g78KPf #EnjoyIllinois Visiting the Windy City for the #ChiMarathon this weekend? Discover things to do when in town: http://bit.ly/1g78KPf #EnjoyIllinois

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SenatorRezin: Panel discussion at the Grundy Co Growth Conf-talked about the new high school internship program that we started with GEDC, Bus and Schools Panel discussion at the Grundy Co Growth Conf-talked about the new high school internship program that we started with GEDC, Bus and Schools

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SenatorRezin: Legislative update at the Will Co Municipal League Issues-pensions, transportation, the inequity in school funding and high property taxes Legislative update at the Will Co Municipal League Issues-pensions, transportation, the inequity in school funding and high property taxes

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State’s Public Access Bureau works to ensure public records available to public Illinois has an advocate and process for people questioning the release of government documents and open meetings. However, officials said strengthened state laws have increased the caseload, requiring the public’s patience. Illinois Attorney

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Same-sex marriage in Illinois may get stuck on political calendar Both sides of the hot-button same-sex marriage issue plan to send bus loads of followers to Springfield on successive days when the General Assembly’s short fall session opens Oct. 22. But the push to make Illinois the 14th state to permit same-sex marriage may have the political calendar as its largest obstacle.

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Editorial: RICO thinks unthinkable The Rock Island County board has been forced to make many tough choices lately. But as challenging as such decisions as slashing spending and saying goodbye to Niabi Zoo’s elephants have been, they pale in comparison to

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Illinois Times
Quinn vows to veto ADM, cites pension reform ‘issue of a lifetime’ Gov. Pat Quinn refused to say for several days whether he’d support a $1.2 million a year tax break for Archer Daniels Midland to move 100 jobs out of Decatur and open up a world headquarters

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Video gaming in McHenry County For the past year, video gambling has served as a revenue source for the state’s 2009 Illinois Jobs Now! capital program. When including the state’s three-week testing period in September of last year through the month of August, people have inserted $614 million into the video gaming terminals.

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Video gambling brings in cash for state, municipalities, bars Video gaming terminals bringing in cash for state, municipalities, bars

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Williamson County treasurer’s office modernizes MARION — Williamson County Treasurer Brinson Venable said he realized technology was the wave of the future, and the county treasurer’s office needed some adjustments in that area.

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Governor Quinn Coming to Southern Illinois – WSIL TV The RepublicGovernor Quinn Coming to Southern IllinoisWSIL TVWSIL — Illinois Governor Pat Quinn will be in our region Sunday for a couple of events. His first stop will be in Marion at 2:30 p.m. on the corner of Route 13 and Walton Way. Quinn’s office says he will make an announcement about investing into local …Governor Quinn Congratulates Northbrook’s 2013 Blue Ribbon SchoolsGov. Quinn to mak

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Capital bill helps pay for local projects The state had to borrow $13 billion for the Illinois Jobs Now! plan. … which is expected to help alleviate traffic in downtown Algonquin; replacing a roof at West …

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Revenue from gambling helps pay for local projects The state legalized video gambling in 2009 as part of its $31 billion Illinois Jobs … and $534 million a year to help pay off the 20-year bonds for the capital plan.

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History suggests path for Illinois students We must help them reach for their best even in these worst of fiscal times. … Voices for Illinois Children reports participation in state-funded, pre-kindergarten …

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State better identifying maternal mortality rates – Belleville News Democrat State better identifying maternal mortality ratesBelleville News DemocratSPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A state health official has developed a method of better investigating maternal mortality that has found the rate of deaths in Illinois is substantially higher than reported to the state’s Department of Public Health. About 80 …

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D200 eyes outside communications firm Wheaton Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 board members are considering a $49,500 contract with an outside … (Quan Truong, Chicago Tribune).

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Ives holds town meeting on health care exchanges – Naperville Sun Ives holds town meeting on health care exchangesNaperville SunJeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) hosted a town hall meeting at American Legion Post 76 in Carol Stream. Ives’ district includes a part of Naperville. Ives invited a representative of Gov. Quinn to take questions about the recently-opened getcoveredillinois.gov

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State school board should release survey data According to an editorial in the Chicago Tribune, the state spent $600,000 on a survey that focused on what are called the “5Essentials” for a good school.

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Local pension funds in need of assistance Those who think Illinois’ pension problems only extend to the larger state funds should look again — municipal fire and police pensions are suffering too and …

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Republicans select Rodney Davis to run in 13th Congressional District
Hearing to be held on state retiree insurance changes With complaints continuing to come into lawmakers’ offices about changes planned to state retiree health insurance, a legislative panel has scheduled a hearing on the issue during the upcoming veto session.

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Republicans select Rodney Davis to run in 13th Congressional District
State retiree has goal of global business Tim Landis column: Lothar Ernst Soliwon has nothing less than a Springfield-based global company in mind as a second career.

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Illinois Institute of Technology students build catapults to toss … 1 … Institute of Technology students build catapults to toss pumpkins. (Adam Wolffbrandt/Chicago Tribune). By Alexandra Chachkevitch Chicago Tribune reporter.

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Not all government consolidations work As of Oct. 1, the Village of Willow Springs eliminated its part-time fire department and contracted out fire and emergency medical services to the nearby Tri-State …

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food. The deadline for Sunday’s column is 5 …

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Bernard Schoenburg: Lathan takes on Scherer in Democratic … … a Springfield businesswoman and former Democratic precinct committeeman, says her entry into the race for the Democratic nomination for the Illinois House …

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State Capital Tourism Dealing With Shutdown By Dave Dahl – Illinois Radio Network. Old Illinois State Capitol … Chris Wills, spokesman for the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, which includes the …

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Bradley University President Joanne Glasser talks about her … With the school’s alumni preparing to gather this weekend for Homecoming, the Journal Star sat down with the university president to ask what’s on the horizon, …

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Bob Heisse: New look coming to SJ-R.com Our website, http://www.sj-r.com, is expected to take on a long-awaited new look later this week, and we invite you to visit and make your way around. Change can be …

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Letter: CMS off base in latest effort The recent letter sent to retirees on behalf of CMS is draconian and insulting. CMS paid nearly $400,000 to an out-of-state company to force retirees to prove …

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Erickson: Beware of Quinn’s numbers on the Murray Center Erickson: Beware of Quinn’s numbers on the Murray Center … Pat Quinn doesn’t live in the Executive Mansion can take heart: The stately but under-utilized …

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Oswego native to become state’s second female chief justice … By JOHN O’CONNOR Associated Press September 13, 2013 7:36PM. Illinois Supreme Court justice RitR. Garman questions an attorney during oral arguments …

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IL Link Card System Back Up and Running The technical glitch prohibited users from using their Illinois LINK cards and accessing their … Seventeen states, including Illinois, are still experiencing issues.

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Statehouse Insider: Suddenly, Illinois looks good by comparison Oberweis told the Illinois Review last week that he is about 90 percent sure he’ll make the run. He said he’ll be making the decision shortly. Gosh, and this after …

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State Treasurer Candidate Tom Cross Coming to CL Nov. 4th | People who would like to meet Tom Cross, former House Minority Leader and now candidate for the Republican nomination for State Treasurer, can do so at …

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Our Opinion: Loosen rules for farmers market mural downtown In the latest example of bureaucratic failure, Springfield city officials are holding up the installation of a beautiful downtown mural because the design includes …

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Finke: Congress shows Illinois not so bad – Peoria Journal Star The RepublicFinke: Congress shows Illinois not so badPeoria Journal StarPat Quinn, House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton have filed paperwork with the state Supreme Court asking the court to hear a direct appeal of the fight over Quinn’s decision to eliminate legislative salaries from the state …Governor Quinn going without pay despite judge’s ruling

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Illinois Institute of Technology Pumpkin Launch Illinois Institute of Technology students build catapults to toss pumpkins. (Adam Wolffbrandt/Chicago Tribune) For more video, visit http://chicagotribune.co… From: ChicagoTribune Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:19 More in News & Politics

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Illinois Senator says extend debt ceiling before reopening government – WQAD.com — Quad Cities News & Weather from WQAD ABC NewsIllinois Senator says extend debt ceiling before reopening governmentWQAD.com — Quad Cities News & Weather from WQADAfter talks between House Speaker John Boehner and President Barack Obama over the government shutdown and looming debt limit deadline hit a brick wall, Senate Democrats met with Obama at the White House on Saturday afternoon for 75 minutes.Negotiations sputter as deadli

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Rev. Jackson celebrates 72nd birthday Reverend Jesse Jackson celebrated his 72nd birthday Saturday.

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Krishna Bansal Running For Illinois House NCTV17’s Whitney Goodbred has the story. "I’m formally announcing that I’m seeking the Republican nomination for House District 84." Naperville resident Kris… From: nctv17 Views: 0 0 ratings Time: 01:15 More in News & Politics

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Our View: Work out kinks, or else "People want insurance," said Brian Gorman, director of outreach for the Illinois Health Insurance Marketplace, and that includes the healthy 20 somethings who …

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Lieutenant governor candidate stops in St. Charles ST. CHARLES – Visitors to downtown St. Charles on Saturday had the chance to meet Evelyn Sanguinetti, the running mate of Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner.

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BenBradleyABC7: I’m loading up on carbs tonight ahead of the Chicago Marathon tomorrow! I’m not running. Just eating.I’m loading up on carbs tonight ahead of the Chicago Marathon tomorrow! I’m not running. Just eating.

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Veto Session Getting Closer; Pension Deal Not Much Closer – 1340 WJOL Veto Session Getting Closer; Pension Deal Not Much Closer1340 WJOLState Representative Jil Tracy, who sits on the special pension committee, says finding votes could be difficult. Tracy is not guaranteeing lawmakers will vote on pension reform when they return to the Capitol this month. 10-12 5 PM. » Veto Session …

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ChrisWelch_JD: Had a great time today at the Maywood Fine Arts Pumpkin Patch Parade http://instagram.com/p/fYJESOQsca/ Had a great time today at the Maywood Fine Arts Pumpkin Patch Parade http://instagram.com/p/fYJESOQsca/

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RutherfordDan: Chinese custom is to celebrate 100th day of a baby’s birth. Today I joined Shang family for their granddaughter’s pic.twitter.com/qoXctW2Jdw Chinese custom is to celebrate 100th day of a baby’s birth. Today I joined Shang family for their granddaughter’spic.twitter.com/qoXctW2Jdw

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RutherfordDan: Speaking @43rdWardGOP @ChicagoGOP I reminded them of #Chicago Wards I got 30, 40 & even over 50% of the vote #twill pic.twitter.com/9FGDuKk7er Speaking @43rdWardGOP @ChicagoGOP I reminded them of #Chicago Wards I got 30, 40 & even over 50% of the vote #twill pic.twitter.com/9FGDuKk7er

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lindsaywalkley: Tailgating at #WIUHomecoming with #DillardTracy @KirkDillard @jiltracy pic.twitter.com/2iwQjoo5EnTailgating at #WIUHomecoming with #DillardTracy @KirkDillard @jiltracy pic.twitter.com/2iwQjoo5En

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BruceRauner: Incredible turnout for our volunteer training session in DuPage! pic.twitter.com/pPmOh3okIg Incredible turnout for our volunteer training session in DuPage!pic.twitter.com/pPmOh3okIg

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SenatorRezin: Pam Watts,Kendall Co,recognized for her support of conservative women-Great to recognize women who are helping women http://ow.ly/i/3pneB Pam Watts,Kendall Co,recognized for her support of conservative women-Great to recognize women who are helping womenhttp://ow.ly/i/3pneB

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Napoleon_Harris: My Prayers go out to my friend and former teammate @AdrianPeterson during this tough and difficult time. My Prayers go out to my friend and former teammate @AdrianPeterson during this tough and difficult time.

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Workshop to Help People Avoid Foreclosure Set for Oct. 26 Pat McGuire (D-Joliet) and Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant (D-Shorewood), is being held Oct. 26 at Lewis University in Romeoville. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 1 …

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Block-by-Block Romeoville: What Part of Town Has the Most Veterans? The Most Carpoolers? Where Does the Creative Class Live? One click is worth a thousand words.

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City Announces Plans for New Sports Complex in Morgan Park Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and several city officials unveiled plans Saturday for a new sports complex set to be built in the Morgan Park neighborhood. Joined by Chicago Park District Superintendent Michael Kelly, Ald. Matt O’Shea, Sen. Bill Cunningham and Rep. Fran Hurley, Emanuel gathered at 115th and Western to announced plans to build the 55,000 square foot complex, which will feature an indoo

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Kyle Hillman, 694 3 Political consultant, on a variety of topics. From: sonnyhtv Views: 23 1 ratings Time: 10:11 More in News & Politics

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Crying wolf, again, on gambling – Chicago Tribune Crying wolf, again, on gamblingChicago TribuneWe’ve all heard the complaints about casinos. They’re big, sleazy places with flashing lights, endless supplies of booze and skimpily clad waitresses — all designed to dupe the unwary into surrendering piles of cash. Not only that, but their presence …

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‘NATO 3’ activist charged with squirting urine, feces on Cook County Jail guard One of the “NATO 3” protesters facing trial on terrorism charges from protests during last year’s NATO Summit in Chicago has been charged with aggravated battery, accused of squirting a shampoo bottle filled with urine and feces on a Cook County Jail guard.

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Hultgren Goes Off the Reservation With Government Shut Down By now, it is quite clear Randy Hultgren has aligned himself with the far right wing Republican contingent responsible for shutting down our government and threatening the debt ceiling crisis. Conservative commentator Charles Krauthammer has actually termed Hultgren and his contingent of about 79 other representatives as the “suicide caucus.” Hultgren and the rest of the […]

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Cruz hecklers found to include an Illinois amnesty group organizer 1 By Ulysses Arn – Friday morning at the Values Voter Summit put on by the Family Research Council, Texas Senator Ted Cruz was repeatedly heckled by advocates pushing amnesty for illegal immigrants. One of those hecklers was found to be…

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Progress Illinois: Immigration Reform Rally At Teamster City Alds. Bob Fioretti (2nd), Joe Moreno (1st) and SEIU Healthcare Illinois and Indiana President Keith Kelleher rally up the crowd at an immigration reform demo… From: ProgressIllinois Views: 1 0 ratings Time: 02:56 More in News & Politics

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Our View: Fed up – Peoria Journal Star Our View: Fed upPeoria Journal StarIn corporate parlance, Republicans who started what they could not stop – and Peoria’s own Congressman Aaron Schock went along with it – have done severe damage to their own brand. What makes this so mind-boggling was its predictability. As the former …

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NextMedia Sells WJOL, Other Local Radio Stations Digity LLC has agreed to purchase the company’s 33 stations, including a total of five stations in the Joliet market.

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Outsiders team up for run at governor – Peoria Journal Star Outsiders team up for run at governorPeoria Journal StarIn this April 1, 2013, photo, Republican venture capitalist Bruce Rauner speaks after attending a meeting of The Illinois Business Immigration Coalition in Chicago. Rauner said is he running for Illinois governor in 2014. He will face state Treasurer …

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Governor Quinn Highlights Innovative School Green Infrastructure Improvements – Ravenswood Elementary Receiving $750,000 in Illinois EPA Support for “Green Not Gray Schoolyard” CHICAGO – Governor Pat Quinn today joined students, parents and community leaders to highlight an upcoming school improvement project made possible through the Illinois Green Infrastructure Grant (IGIG) program. Ravenswood Elementary School was among 13 applicants that received funding from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency to support projects that reduce the amount of pollution running

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Governor Quinn Announces Inaugural Illinois Coastal Management Grants – $730,000 in Investments Will Fund Environmental Projects Along Lake Michigan CHICAGO – Governor Pat Quinn today announced more than $730,000 in investments to support local environmental education projects along the Lake Michigan shoreline and in the Millennium Reserve-Calumet region. Today’s announcement is part of Governor Quinn’s agenda to protect our natural resources and ensure a clean and healthy environment for future generations.

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Dan Rutherford Hosts Meet and Greet in Taylorville TAYLORVILLE – Illinois State Treasurer and Republican gubernatorial candidate, Dan Rutherford held a meet and greet in Taylorville on Thursday afternoon at One East Market.

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Statement from a USDA Spokesperson: "EBT cards in a number of states have tempor… Statement from a USDA Spokesperson: "EBT cards in a number of states have temporarily stopped working today due to a technical issue that the vendor that serves these states is experiencing. The vendor is working to fix this issue and EBT cards will work again once it is resolved. This issue is not related to the government shutdown."

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Emanuel speed cameras may bring in more revenue than expected 3 Chicago’s first speed cameras at just four locations issued warnings to more than … of the city’s parks and schools, which a Tribune analysis showed could cover …

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Appellate justices to meet, greet public DANVILLE — A formal public greeting for two Illinois Fourth District appellate justices will be from 1:15-2 p.m. Sunday at the Lamon House in Lincoln Park.

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RepBerrios: At the Six Corners Art installation…great piece pic.twitter.com/pOYapm52XP At the Six Corners Art installation…great piece pic.twitter.com/pOYapm52XP

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RepBerrios: Drum circle, remembering the native Indians that lived in the area of Six corners pic.twitter.com/3HN8sIc4QC Drum circle, remembering the native Indians that lived in the area of Six corners pic.twitter.com/3HN8sIc4QC

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KirkDillard: Stop by our tailgate spot if you’re in #Macomb! Join @jiltracy and I as we cheer on the WIU Leathernecks! pic.twitter.com/lxfpAa5VDJ Stop by our tailgate spot if you’re in #Macomb! Join @jiltracy and I as we cheer on the WIU Leathernecks!pic.twitter.com/lxfpAa5VDJ

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GovernorQuinn: Today at the #Shedd to announce investments that will protect resources along Lake Michigan http://tinyurl.com/kh3ax6w pic.twitter.com/0FhFjXjIoA Today at the #Shedd to announce investments that will protect resources along Lake Michiganhttp://tinyurl.com/kh3ax6w pic.twitter.com/0FhFjXjIoA

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mjzalewski: Pleased & grateful for the support of Riverside police chief Tom Weitzel as we continue our fight for tougher gun sentences in veto session. Pleased & grateful for the support of Riverside police chief Tom Weitzel as we continue our fight for tougher gun sentences in veto session.

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Facebook makes inroads in school communication efforts – Herald & Review Facebook makes inroads in school communication effortsHerald & ReviewDECATUR — Mary Ann Stolley was checking over the Dennis School Facebook page on Monday when Principal Matt Andrews poked his head through the door. “The seventh-graders made a video congratulating Parsons for winning the food drive for DPS,” …

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Truth, justice and the Cook County way Truth, justice and the Cook County way. By Greg Hinz October 14, 2013. -. We Cook County residents learned a long time ago not to expect too much from our …

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Q&A: With medical marijuana, new jobs, attitudes Patients with serious illnesses such as cancer will be able to legally use medical marijuana in Illinois when a new law takes effect next year. But that’s not the only change the state is likely to se

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AmandaVinicky: Most government workers don’t get #SocialSecurity. Is it wise to switch to 401(k) style #pensions? IL considering it: http://wuis.org/post/pension-committee-considering-adding-401k-option … Most government workers don’t get #SocialSecurity. Is it wise to switch to 401(k) style #pensions? IL considering it: http://wuis.org/post/pension-committee-considering-adding-401k-option

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AmandaVinicky: As the seasons change: @caffestreets has #pumpkin lattes, but no more raspberry soda. Thanks for one more! pic.twitter.com/lm6JwarQil As the seasons change: @caffestreets has #pumpkin lattes, but no more raspberry soda. Thanks for one more!pic.twitter.com/lm6JwarQil

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warnerthuston: Illinois School Gives Kids a Death Panel Assignment #twill http://www.publiusforum.com/2013/10/12/illinois-school-gives-kids-death-panel-assignment/ … Illinois School Gives Kids a Death Panel Assignment #twill http://www.publiusforum.com/2013/10/12/illinois-school-gives-kids-death-panel-assignment/

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RayLong: CPS lacks catastrophic injury policy, waiting for Rocky’s Law to take effect Jan. 1 http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-rockys-law-20131013,0,704776.story … #twill #Rocky’sLaw #CPS CPS lacks catastrophic injury policy, waiting for Rocky’s Law to take effect Jan. 1 http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-rockys-law-20131013,0,704776.story … #twill #Rocky’sLaw #CPS

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RutherfordDan: Speaking @43rdWardGOP @ChicagoGOP I reminded them of #Chicago Wards I got 30, 40 & even over 50% of the vote #twill pic.twitter.com/9FGDuKk7er Speaking @43rdWardGOP @ChicagoGOP I reminded them of #Chicago Wards I got 30, 40 & even over 50% of the vote #twill pic.twitter.com/9FGDuKk7er

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RayLong: #Shutdown impacts you! http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-shutdown-illinois-impact-1013-20131013,0,7001856.story … @TribuneMM @sallyhotribune #twill #Shutdown impacts you! http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-shutdown-illinois-impact-1013-20131013,0,7001856.story … @TribuneMM @sallyhotribune #twill

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Sun-Times Chairman Would Have Fired The Photographers Sooner 6 Chicago Sun-Times chairman Michael Ferro gave his first public interview to Chicago magazine since he bought the newspaper, and the portrait reporter Bryan …

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Rep. Aaron Schock Discusses Members of Congress Under 40 on Fox and Friends 10-12-2013: Rep. Aaron Schock Discusses Members of Congress Under 40 on Fox and Friends. From: repaaronschock Views: 4 0 ratings Time: 04:24 More in News & Politics

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Peoria Riverfront Museum celebrating anniversary with free … The (Peoria) Journal Star reports that (http://bit.ly/19FDLqe ) that visitors can get in to see the galleries and planetarium that day at no charge. Debbie Ritschel is …

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Cards fans set record for data use during game ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Do you think that people are on their phones a lot during sporting events? Well, Cardinals fans set a record on Friday night. Smartphone owners on the AT&T network used 183 gigabytes of data at Busch stadium on Friday night. This was 28% more data than Wednesday’s NLDS Game 5 and set a record for data usage during the 2013 season. 15,000 calls and more than 80,000 text m

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ChicagoReporter: Laura Garza SEIU Local 1 "56,000 Illinois children had a parent deported in the past year" #timeisnow #cir pic.twitter.com/YP5lzFbvEv Laura Garza SEIU Local 1 "56,000 Illinois children had a parent deported in the past year" #timeisnow #cir pic.twitter.com/YP5lzFbvEv

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Link Card System Down Due to Power Outage WSIL — The entire Link card system is down in Illinois, as well as several other states across the country.

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Q&A: With medical marijuana, new jobs, attitudes Patients with serious illnesses such as cancer will be able to legally use medical marijuana in Illinois when a new law takes effect next year. But that’s not the only change the state is like…

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craignewman: Photo: Write your own Rahm / Quinn caption. http://tmblr.co/ZXDiYyxTQZ0F Photo: Write your own Rahm / Quinn caption. http://tmblr.co/ZXDiYyxTQZ0F

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craignewman: Photo: .@RahmEmanuel tours Ravenswood’s current playground, which is getting $350K in CPS funding. http://tmblr.co/ZXDiYyxTNGFr Photo: .@RahmEmanuel tours Ravenswood’s current playground, which is getting $350K in CPS funding.http://tmblr.co/ZXDiYyxTNGFr

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Communities benefit from lower road salt prices – The State Journal-Register Communities benefit from lower road salt pricesThe State Journal-RegisterThe large increase around the state prompted the Illinois attorney general’s office to investigate. Think it’s too soon to buy salt? Get this: Mahoney said Springfield crews are already getting equipment ready for winter. The city borrowed $3.5 million …

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Chuck Sweeny: Kinzinger wants to pursue ‘big deal’ with Democrats – Rockford Register Star Chuck Sweeny: Kinzinger wants to pursue ‘big deal’ with DemocratsRockford Register Star… blame for the impasse that has sidelined 800,000 federal workers and closed scores of federal offices. “Both parties should be held accountable for the shutdown,” said state Rep. John Cabello, R-Machesney Park. “Maybe not even the parties …

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Retiring Ill. judge leaves legacy in drug program A retiring judge in east-central Illinois is being lauded for his work helping people overcome their drug problems and find a way out of the criminal justice system.

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SOUND EFFECTS: How O’Hare’s new runway will change airport noise Scroll left to right:

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Dick Durbin yes, Mark Kirk no, on Senate measure to debate raising debt limit WASHINGTON–The Illinois senators split Saturday on a vote to debate raising the debt ceiling before the Oct. 17 deadline with Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin a yes and Republican Sen. Mark Kirk a no–despite earlier saying he would be for it. The Democratic-authored measure failed to gain the 60 votes needed to make it filibuster proof, Continue reading →

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Google Alerts – springfield ill
Ill. State Police releases official ‘no guns’ sign SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – The Illinois State Police has come up with a standard design for the signs that businesses can post warning patrons that guns are not …

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Media
stevebridgewfmb: Big news for @RodneyDavis he is named to #farmbill conference committee. The only fr. member of the House to serve. Big news for @RodneyDavis he is named to #farmbill conference committee. The only fr. member of the House to serve.

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illinois grassroots – Google New…
March on Springfield Rally Set for Illinois Marriage Equality on 10/22 – Broadway World Advocate.comMarch on Springfield Rally Set for Illinois Marriage Equality on 10/22Broadway WorldThe March on Springfield for Marriage Equality will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, the scheduled first day of the fall veto session of the Illinois state legislature. The "March on Springfield" is part of a broad grassroots strategy to secure …Rock the March features local talent in s

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RonSandack: I’ve been added to the House Republican Floor Leadership team. It’s truly an honor and privilege. http://lnkd.in/-hFs8V I’ve been added to the House Republican Floor Leadership team. It’s truly an honor and privilege. http://lnkd.in/-hFs8V

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RutherfordDan: Off to #Chicago 43rd Ward #gop coffee meeting #twill Off to #Chicago 43rd Ward #gop coffee meeting #twill

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RepBobRita: A good look by @ctoner at Bob’s role in the possible quarry for Robbins: http://www.suntimes.com/23101181-418/massive-quarry-underground-limestone-mine-planned-in-robbins.html … A good look by @ctoner at Bob’s role in the possible quarry for Robbins:http://www.suntimes.com/23101181-418/massive-quarry-underground-limestone-mine-planned-in-robbins.html

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EdSullivanforIL: Mariano’s 7 miles bypassing Dominic’s 1 mile away MT:@chicagotribune: Where will grocery shoppers turn? Dominick’s closing…trib.in/1g97CuK Mariano’s 7 miles bypassing Dominic’s 1 mile away MT:@chicagotribune: Where will grocery shoppers turn? Dominick’s closing…trib.in/1g97CuK

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RepKellyCassidy: Duck on the rocks. Patience. pic.twitter.com/ZClXXVYaFJ Duck on the rocks. Patience. pic.twitter.com/ZClXXVYaFJ

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RepRobinKelly: I signed the petition with @HouseDemocrats to end the #GOPShutdown and reopen the government. #DemandAVote pic.twitter.com/xCT1FwKW7m I signed the petition with @HouseDemocrats to end the #GOPShutdown and reopen the government. #DemandAVotepic.twitter.com/xCT1FwKW7m

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KirkDillard: In #Macomb for the WIU Homecoming w/wife Stephanie, Jil Tracy & family! Go Leathernecks! http://instagram.com/p/fX13cooxkG/ In #Macomb for the WIU Homecoming w/wife Stephanie, Jil Tracy & family! Go Leathernecks! http://instagram.com/p/fX13cooxkG/

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DennisCulloton: Good luck to Dennis Culloton tomorrow! He is running the Chicago Marathon for Team Bear to support Bear… http://fb.me/2zsWnRcHc Good luck to Dennis Culloton tomorrow! He is running the Chicago Marathon for Team Bear to support Bear… http://fb.me/2zsWnRcHc

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BruceRauner: Great townhall meeting in LaSalle. pic.twitter.com/5R6o4IA5Un Great townhall meeting in LaSalle. pic.twitter.com/5R6o4IA5Un

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Search Results – thesouthern.com
Alto Vineyards celebrates ColorFest 2013 this weekend ALTO PASS — Stop by Alto Vineyards this weekend as you celebrate Union County ColorFest. The festivities will be from 12:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 and from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13.

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Search Results – thesouthern.com
Organization to present historical then and now tour CHESTER — Step back in time to picture uptown Chester of yesteryear; hear about the community, culture, and businesses.

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KFVS12 – KFVS12 Home
Gov. Quinn to make southern Illinois trip Sunday Governor Pat Quinn will be in Marion and Harrisburg on Sunday afternoon.

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Rep. Elaine Nekritz « CBS Chicago
Illinois Receives Coastal Management Grants CHICAGO (CBS) — The state has awarded $730,000 to a dozen groups in the Chicago area to further environmental education. The ceremony, which took place overlooking the lake, at Shedd Aquarium, was the first since Illinois’ Coastal Management Program rejoined the federal effort to manage coastal resources and protect natural resources on the Great Lakes. play pause Illinois Receives Coasta

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ILOpportunity: IL gives largest $ bump in the nation when teachers get a master’s. No proven effect on improving student achievement http://bit.ly/17kJH21 IL gives largest $ bump in the nation when teachers get a master’s. No proven effect on improving student achievementhttp://bit.ly/17kJH21

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New 7
SenatorKirk: Great bipartisan meeting to end #shutdown with @SenatorCollins. Patriots before politics. Great bipartisan meeting to end #shutdown with @SenatorCollins. Patriots before politics.

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Geneva Patch
Weird Police Reports: Woman Accused of Defecating on Neighbor’s Lawn and More The following information was supplied by the local police departments. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

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Google Alerts – chicago sun-times
My Dominick’s job was a life saver So word that it is shuttering 72 stores in the Chicago area and, with it, more than 6,000 jobs, was a gut punch. How many of us remember a time when there …

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Local News
DuPage women’s group gives thousands for low-income families Sally Wiarda of DuPage 100+ Women Who Care (left) presents a check for DuPage Homeownership Executive Director Debra Olsen. DuPage Homeownership was given $10,300 by more than 100 women for the organization’s educational financial workshops for low-income families.

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WFLD – News
Ventra user sues CTA over new fare card Public outrage over CTA’s rollout of the new Ventra fare card system has made its way to court.

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dan rutherford – Google News
Rauner says he would overhaul tax codes as governor, holds details – The Southern Rauner says he would overhaul tax codes as governor, holds detailsThe SouthernA fourth GOP candidate, state Treasurer Dan Rutherford, said he opposes an extension of the tax hike, but would keep it on the negotiating table as leverage for other major issues. Rauner said he also opposes a proposed constitutional amendment that …

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Google Alerts – news gazette
Jim Dey: Prosecuting Saddam good training for AG run Retired Marine Paul Schimpf won’t be dodging gunfire as he charges up the hill, but his decision to take on Democratic Attorney General Lisa Madigan and her …

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ilhousegop: Concealed Carry Signage Requirements: http://www.thecaucusblog.com/2013/10/concealed-carry-signage-requirements.html?spref=tw … Concealed Carry Signage Requirements: http://www.thecaucusblog.com/2013/10/concealed-carry-signage-requirements.html?spref=tw

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RepBobRita: Bob tells Phil Kadner @scoop2u why he’s taking a cautious approach on the quarry project for Robbins: http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/23095915-522/kadner-shine-some-light-on-robbins-mine.html … Bob tells Phil Kadner @scoop2u why he’s taking a cautious approach on the quarry project for Robbins: http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/23095915-522/kadner-shine-some-light-on-robbins-mine.html

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StateRepSara: Join your neighbors today in Buena Park (10a-12p) as they beautiful the neighborhood. Meet at the KFC parking lot on Buena & Broadway! Join your neighbors today in Buena Park (10a-12p) as they beautiful the neighborhood. Meet at the KFC parking lot on Buena & Broadway!

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EdSullivanforIL: I agree with President Obama on the debt ceiling. At least his opinion in 2006.(H/T someone I stole this photo from) pic.twitter.com/JWwNdHwzqY I agree with President Obama on the debt ceiling. At least his opinion in 2006.(H/T someone I stole this photo from)pic.twitter.com/JWwNdHwzqY

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billjcameron: LISTEN: @KirkDillard on #connected2chicago + @lynnsweet @raylong @ghinz @ericzorn @newsburrow #twill http://www.wlsam.com/common/page.php?pt=Connected+to+Chicago+with+Bill+Cameron+Podcasts&id=55433&is_corp=0 … LISTEN: @KirkDillard on #connected2chicago + @lynnsweet @raylong @ghinz @ericzorn @newsburrow #twillhttp://www.wlsam.com/common/page.php?pt=Connected+to+Chicago+with+Bill+Cameron+Podcasts&id=55433&is_corp=0

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