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N.S. man charged with 21 counts of child abuse in United States

A Nova Scotia man wanted in connection with child sexual assault and abuse cases in Chicago has been taken into custody and extradited to Illinois, where he faces 21 felony charges. 199 more words


Illinois Changes Pitch Count For State Series Games

(10-20-17) At its October Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors meeting the board approved a change to IHSA Board Policy 37, increasing the maximum Baseball Pitch Limit in State Series games to 115 pitches ( 141 more words

Beauty in Death

The days are getting shorter, cooler. Trees are becoming dormant. The prairies grasses turning brown. Leaves have fallen exposing the sharp teeth thorns lining the stem of the plant. 7 more words


Five-star guard Ayo Dosunmu makes his commitment official

Five-star guard Ayo Dosunmu was down to Illinois and Wake Forest as he announced just last week. He’s already made his decision and he has officially decided to spurn the ACC for the Big Ten: 99 more words


Caseyville Library Tax INJUSTICE

To whom it concerns, I am writing this in regards to the absurd tax increase for the Caseyville, Illinois Library of 83.6% that is attempting to be levied against it’s citizens illegally. 570 more words


WPC: Glow

WP’s Weekly Photo Challenge has the theme of glow.  I captured these prairie grasses glowing in the sun late on a September afternoon. 


FOTD: Late Season Flower & Butterfly

Cee’s Flower of the Day has been emphasizing orange. Just today I was walking home and saw this beautiful late season orange flower:

After taking this picture, I noticed some of its fellow flowers rising taller and on them was a butterfly! 22 more words