• Law could take license for drunken boating

    by  • July 23, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Summer means fun on the water, but making drinking and drugging part of the fun can have fatal results. A new law will bring drunken boating closer to drunken driving in the eyes of the law, possibly even resulting in the offender losing his or her driver’s license. Tony Borcia, a 10-year-old from Libertyville,...

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    EPA: coal-fueled plants polluting water

    by  • July 23, 2013 • 0 Comments

    A new report claims coal-fueled power plants have gotten around clean water laws for decades, and Illinois has some of the worst offenders. The study from the Environmental Integrity Project says power plants have been allowed to pollute waterways and drinking water sources with toxins such as arsenic and lead. “Only 30 percent had...

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