• Oil and Chip roads August 27th

    by  • August 23, 2013 • 0 Comments

    The City of Centralia Public Works will be applying seal oil and chip to the roads, on the road rehabilitation MFT program, listed below on August 27, 2013. Weather permitting. No Parking on streets will be allowed from 7:00 am to 5:00pm. Cars will be towed. Please move all vehicles away from streets.  ...

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    St. Mary’s Hospital Taking Steps to Becoming “Baby- Friendly” Hospital

    by  • August 22, 2013 • 0 Comments

    St. Mary’s Hospital is in the beginning required steps to becoming a “Baby-Friendly” hospital. Baby- Friendly Hospitals is a World Health Organization initiative to make hospitals a supportive place for mothers who want to breastfeed. We Choose Health will fund and support local community groups to achieve the Baby Friendly Hospital designation at local...

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    New Illinois Law Protects Renters in Foreclosures

    by  • August 22, 2013 • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois has a new law protecting renters if their landlord’s property goes into foreclosure. Gov. Pat Quinn signed the law Wednesday saying those who buy multifamily properties out of foreclosure should either honor existing tenant leases or give the renters 90 days to move. It takes effect in three months. The...

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    Unemployment down in most Ill. metro areas in July

    by  • August 22, 2013 • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO (AP) — Unemployment fell in seven of Illinois’ 12 metro areas in July. But some of the increases were sharp and driven by manufacturing declines. The Illinois Department of Employment Security said Thursday that unemployment dropped in areas that included Champaign-Urbana, Springfield and the Metro East near St. Louis. The last of those...

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