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Panel to Attempt Response to ALPLM Battle

Panel to Attempt Response to ALPLM Battle

The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency has created a panel to review the strengths and weaknesses of the governing structure for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.

Monday’s move comes in the wake of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan’s introduction of legislation to split the library from the agency. He says the institution is held back by needing permission for its operations from the Historic Preservation Agency.

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Springfield Man Shot in Face, in Stable Condition

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A Springfield man is in critical condition after being shot in the face Tuesday on Springfield's east side.

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Millions in Renovations Underway at Camp Butler Cemetery

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Two major projects are underway at Camp Butler National Cemetery, where about 25,000 military veterans are buried.

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Blagojevich Attorney: It’s a Longshot, But We Have to Try

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Len Goodman, believes Blagojevich was wrongly imprisoned – and this is step one to further challenge that.

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State Senate Approves Usage of $4.8 Billion Federal Dollars; More Education Money

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It's a rare show of bipartisanship this summer.

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National Night Out: One Organizer’s Story

8-4-15 National Night Out

The "National Night Out" is a chance for you to meet your neighbors and become friends, in a effort to not only look out for each other, but also to foster friendships.