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    New fashion store coming to Centralia

    by  • June 7, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    A new store will be opening in Centralia this summer. rue21, one of the fastest growing specialty retailers will open the doors of their new store this July in Fairview park plaza. rue21 is a fashion store, and has over 930 outlets in 47 states, with an aggressive expansion plan to open 100 stores...

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    Sequestration Lowers EUC Payments by 16.8 Percent

    by  • June 6, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    Weekly unemployment insurance benefits to the long-term unemployed will be reduced 16.8 percent as a result of federal sequestration’s across-the-board budget cuts, the Illinois Department of Employment Security reminded today. The reduction will be reflected in payments beginning June 10 for those collecting federally funded Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC). U.S. Department of Labor officials...

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    Quinn may veto concealed carry measure

    by  • June 6, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    State lawmakers are reporting there is a chance Gov. Pat Quinn will veto a court-mandated concealed carry measure that was passed by the General Assembly last week. The federal court this week gave the state a 30 day extension on its June 9, deadline to have in place a concealed carry law. The extension...

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