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  • Springfield airport to use $1.85M grant for 2nd jet bridge

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport plans to use a federal grant to add a second passenger jet bridge.
    May 17, 2015 - 8:07 am
  • Former transit board chairwoman named Chicago finance chief

    CHICAGO (AP) — The former head of the Chicago Transit Authority Board has been named Chicago's new chief financial officer.
    May 17, 2015 - 8:06 am
  • Amtrak to expand speed control at deadly crash site

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak said it will expand its use of a speed restriction system on Philadelphia's northbound rails and abide by other federal dir ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • George Harrison guitar from 1963 brings $490,000 at auction

    NEW YORK (AP) — A guitar George Harrison played at a time when Beatlemania was taking flight has sold for nearly half a million dollars at a New York ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:04 am
  • Storms, scattered tornadoes hit US midsection; cause damage

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A powerful storm system stretching from Texas to Minnesota raked the nation's midsection early Sunday, hours after kicking up dam ...
    May 17, 2015 - 8:03 am
  • New children's dentist office proposed in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – Residents could soon see an additional dentistry option in the village.The village’s Com ...
    May 17, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Stage Left Cafe in Woodstock to host exchange student event

    WOODSTOCK – High school students from across the world will be at Stage Left Cafe in Woodstock on Wednesday to talk about opportunities to host and su ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Early learning center honored for excellence

    WOODSTOCK – A statewide organization recently recognized the Verda Dierzen Early Learning Center in Woodstock for academic excellence.
    May 16, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Centegra lecture leads to heart surgery for Lake in the Hills mother

    When Beth-Sophia Thompson attended a conference about women’s health she didn’t know she was in the throes of a heart attack.
    May 16, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Lakewood keeps current rules for unimproved, vacant lots

    LAKEWOOD – The owners of 300 unimproved or vacant lots in Lakewood will have to keep mowing their properties in their entirety, the Lakewood Village B ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:34 pm
  • Algonquin pursuing water/sewer rate and fee study proposals

    ALGONQUIN – The village of Algonquin is accepting proposals from now until the end of the month from firms to conduct a comprehensive water and sewer ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • Cary set to start $1.5 million road resurfacing program

    CARY – In the coming weeks, Cary is planning to start a roughly $1.5 million project to resurface dozens of roads in the village.
    May 16, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Class of 2015: For Woodstock North grads, 'Our destiny is in our hands'

    WOODSTOCK – The families of Woodstock North High School’s 223 graduates came from near and far to cheer on the Class of 2015. Some flew in from out of ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Class of 2015: Faith Lutheran grads reflect on memories made, lessons learned

    CRYSTAL LAKE – As friend Susannah Boyer approached Saturday morning, Anneliese Ayers stretched out her arms, smiled broadly and twirled, her red gradu ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Class of 2015: Jacobs High School marks graduation with exuberant attitude

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Bright-eyed and ready to embrace their futures, members of Harry D. Jacobs High School’s Class of 2015 officially left high school b ...
    May 16, 2015 - 11:47 pm
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