• Quinn signs county appointees law

    by  • July 22, 2014 • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO — A measure signed into law by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn gives certain counties mostly in northeastern Illinois more authority to remove their appointees who violate ethics standards. The Chicago Democrat says the legislation he signed Monday applies to Illinois counties with populations of 300,000 to 2 million. Those include DuPage, Lake, Will,...

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    DAR reports American flags stolen in Centralia

    by  • July 22, 2014 • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA — The Prairie State Chapter of DAR, the City of Centralia and the Centralia Veterans Committee are reporting that 25 of their new American flags and poles are missing from the street poles in Centralia. According to Jerri George, member of the Daughters of the American Revoultion, all the flags are tagged in...

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