10-6-15 Springfield City Council

Springfield City Council Approves CWLP Electric Rate Changes

One alderman voted "present," one voted "no," and eight voted "yes."

Downtown Springfield Inc

“Artification” Continues in Downtown Springfield

A crosswalk in downtown Springfield is about to look like a combination Lincoln history site and Beatles "Abbey Road" album cover.


Frerichs Cuts Fees on One College Savings Program

Management fees will be cut by 43 percent in the Illinois’ Bright Directions savings program

Golds Gym Closed

Springfield Gold’s Gym Closed Due to Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy converted from Chapter 11 to Chapter 7.


CWLP Head Explains Rate Changes One Last Time

Doug Brown says he's not trying to hide anything.

Illinois Department of Public Health IDPH

State Cutting Free STD Testing

State has notified jails, health departments, etc.

Frank Mautino

Mautino Recommended to Replace Retiring Auditor General

Frank Mautino would replace current Auditor General William Holland when he retires at the end of the year.


First Lady to Help Christen USS Illinois

Obama is the sponsor of the attack submarine that will become the USS Illinois.


Illinois Crops Are Improving

Harvest halfway done

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Tasty Take for Taste

Back in black

illinois state police

Trooper Who Pantsed Driver to Be Sentenced

There could have been drugs there, but there weren't


Chicago Aldermen Want McCarthy Out

Police superintendent has had five years and has only failed, they say


Your Chance to Own a Piece of Route 66 History

Shea's family will not carry on museum


Three Men Wounded in Sunday Gunfire

SJ-R: unrelated, apparently


Local HS Football Coach Sentenced to House Arrest

SJ-R: New Berlin board won't fire Creviston despite DUI


McMenamin Not Pleased with CWLP Plan

The Springfield City Council will vote Tuesday on a rate restructuring plan for City Water Light and Power to shore up the electric fund's debt.


Durbin: More Gun Control, Please

Dick Durbin is sounding a familiar tune.


Peorian Selected to Replace Peorian in Illinois Senate

Chuck Weaver is the man tapped by a committee made up of Republicans to replace Darin LaHood in Springfield


AAA: Springfield Enjoys Lowest Average Gas Prices in Illinois

The Pain at the Pump is less painful these days.

school test

Illinois Schools Prepare for New Rating System

The system will grade the schools and districts much like students taking a traditional classroom test are graded.

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