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Chicago Tribune: Info on 1.8M Chicago voters was publicly accessible, but now removed from cloud service

Chicago Tribune: Info on 1.8M Chicago voters was publicly accessible, but now removed from cloud service. “A file containing the names, addresses, dates of birth and other information about Chicago’s 1.8 million registered voters was published online and publicly accessible for an unknown period of time, the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners said Thursday.”

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Celebrating the Life of Robert Josiah Bates

Today I am remembering my second great grandfather, Robert Josiah Bates. He was born 28 June 1853, the first born of Seymour and Elizabeth Ann “Betsy” (Blue) Bates. 293 more words


Week 1: Concerts and Donuts.

I can’t get used to spelling donuts like that – it just doesn’t look right!

So this week we have done some great things in the evening. 399 more words


Fayette Friday - Eudora Scofield #2

Letter transcription:

Bloomington Ill. Nov 28th 79
Miss Lena Scofield
Connersville Ind.

Dear Aunt:—

We enjoyed our ride far as Indianapolis—There we had good rest, But from “there” it was very rough road to travel—The car was warm then cold—Ma took very sick about an hour before we arrived—Pa was in to meet us—went to the Tavern—staid until about ten o’clock—If Pa had staid half hour— 853 more words


Dixon Prairie

Dixon Prairie is one of the areas in the Chicago Botanic Gardens. There are 6 different restored prairies on 15 acres. There are only 0.01% of natural prairies left in Illinois, but there are many throughout the state that have been restored. 14 more words


The Field Museum Has Brains On It: Why Museums Should Invest in YouTube EDU

When my parents asked me if I wanted to visit Chicago this summer, my immediate response was "Yeah! I've been dying to visit the Field Museum… 905 more words


Appleby witness says someone is hiding a secret, but it's not him

COLONA, Illinois – David Whipple says he has told police all the information he has to give in the case of Trudy Appleby, and if they want to know where she is, it will have to come from someone else. 562 more words