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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Langfelder Wants Aldermen “In the Loop” on Pension Matters

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Langfelder: why not keep aldermen apprised of pension fund activities more regularly?

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Trustee: Is Chatham Getting A Raw Deal?

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One Chatham Village Trustee is demanding answers from the Village President and Village Manager on what Chatham is getting for its 25-thousand dollar a year contract it has with an economic development contractor.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Plans for Rail Pointe Pond in Sherman Coming Along

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The village of Sherman is moving forward with plans for Rail Pointe Pond. Mayor Trevor Clatfelter said the engineer’s report…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Brady Selects Lt. Governor Candidate

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It’s Maria Rodriguez, the former mayor of Long Grove, pop. 8,000, in Lake County.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

What are the Sheriff’s Future Plans?

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Sangamon County Sheriff Neil Williamson says he will make an announcement Wednesday on his future plans after he retires as sheriff.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

DUI Charges to be Filed in IL 97 Crash

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The 16-year old driver involved in a single vehicle accident on Illinois Route 97 Monday night now faces initial charges of driving under the influence and possession of drug paraphenalia.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

District 186 Enrollment Steady

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Another year, another steady enrollment picture for District 186.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Groups Want Strict Pollution Controls on Dynegy-Purchased Plants

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The sale of five Downstate coal plants from Ameren to Texas-based Dynegy hinges on an Illinois Pollution Control Board decision to extend the same consideration to Dynegy it’s already given Ameren.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Daley Has Parting Words for Quinn

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William Daley had some parting words as he dropped out of the race for the Democratic nomination for governor.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Another Dry Week for Farmers as Harvest Begins

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The corn harvest has begun in Illinois.