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The Ice Bucket Challenge continues...

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that is 100% fatal, and May is ALS awareness month.  The unusual campaign #ALSIceBucketChallenge that dared people to pour a bucket of ice water over their head (on video) or donate money to the charity will be forever in the history books.   365 more words

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Roundup: O’Brien reaches milestone in Morristown win

Senior midfielder Casey O’Brien recorded her 300th point as the Morristown girls lacrosse team defeated Morris Knolls 21-10 on Saturday.

O’Brien finished with five goals and two assists. 1,160 more words

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Illinois Supreme Court strikes down 2013 pension law

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KWQC) – The Illinois Supreme Court tossed out the state’s 2013 landmark pension overhaul saying the measure violates the Illinois Constitution.

Former Governor Pat Quinn signed the law meant to deal with the $111 billion dollar deficit in state pension systems. 49 more words

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Salon Concert Performers Follow up: Tonight! Doorley, Quinn & Quinn, Corrib Pub! #irishmusic

Continuing our postings on what the Salon Concerts performers are up to: Patrick J Quinn Frank Quinn and Sheila Doorley will be playing tunes and singing songs at the The Corrib Irish Pub tonight! 63 more words

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Track: Montgomery, Franklin win; Glasergreen sets mark

HILLSBOROUGH – On a day that was loaded with major headlines, one story continued to stay constant. Montgomery High School’s boys track team did not slow down Tuesday at the Skyland Conference Championships. 1,735 more words

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Remembering Pat Quinn on The Heart of the Rink Hockey Show (Dec 5 2014)

I returned to the Heart of the Rink Hockey Show to share a brief remembrance of former Leafs coach and NHLer Pat Quinn.

A great memorial episode by Frank Block, he shared thoughts from across the hockey world after the passing of the former player and coach. 44 more words

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Shenanigans in Illinois licensing

HealthCentral LLC, a company that Illinois former-Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration disqualified, was issued two dispensary licenses on Monday.

HealthCentral applied to open medical marijuana dispensaries in Springfield and Collinsville. 150 more words

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