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Not a whole lot of story behind this photo. It was shot at a historic site in Illinois called Lincoln’s New Salem. Lincoln’s New Salem is a reconstruction of the village where Abraham Lincoln spent his early years. 58 more words


Environmentalists, civil rights leaders speak out against Missouri levees

The Associated Press reports that a new levee project proposed for southeast Missouri to help enhance an existing levee structure to protect farmlands in the surrounding area from flooding. 383 more words


Recently someone consulted me about  a young teen  girl who is gay went to the girls restroom in her church… and the Ushers were so blatantly cruel decided that  they would call her out as a  boy because of her  attire. 897 more words

Illinois peeps, check out - Illinois: Governor and Republicans Spar Over Replacing Dead Comptroller

Gov. Pat Quinn has called state lawmakers back to Springfield next month to consider a 2016 special election to replace the late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka — a move Republicans attributed to partisan motives.. 8 more words


Chickenpox Outbreak Forces Lockdown At Maximum-Security Prison

CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois maximum-security state prison is in lockdown because five inmates in one housing unit have developed chickenpox.

Illinois Department of Corrections spokesman Tom Shaer told the Springfield bureau of… 59 more words


Throwback to the lovely Shannon!

Dear New York City, you won over another great soul. We in Peoria, IL, miss this woman and her talent! You better be treating her and her husband well, New York, you better. 8 more words

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