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Mary Poppins 50th Anniversary Screening at AFI Fest at TLC Chinese Theater

Featuring: Dick Van Dyke
Where: Los Angeles, California, United States
When: 10 Nov 2013
Credit: Nikki Nelson/WENN.com

1 day ago

Dick Van Dyke Coming to Danville, Downers Grove

The executive director of Dick Van Dyke's charitable foundation says the 90-year-old actor will take part in events in Danville and suburban Chicago next month.

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1 day ago

Grandmother, Uncle Jailed for Shooting of Young Girl

The grandmother and uncle of a 7-year-old girl who died after a shooting in southwestern Illinois are in custody in connection with the incident.

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Pirogue Could Become Official State Artifact

It's a primitive canoe

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2 days ago

Proposal Encourages Consolidation

Illinois has almost 7,000 units of local government - by far the most

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2 days ago

Renew Your License, Register to Vote

"Automatic voter registration" passes Senate

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3 days ago

Officials Eager to Assess Champaign Foundry’s Fire Damage

Friday night's fire destroyed part of Wirco Inc.'s Alloy Engineering & Casting foundry.

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3 days ago

Carl Sandburg College Drafts Budget with Little State Aid

The school's trustees tentatively approved the budget Thursday, but will vote June 23 on formally adopting that spending plan.

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3 days ago

DNA of Mummified Body Found in Alton Added to US Database

DNA test results of a man's mummified body found in Alton have been put in a national database, and authorities hope that will help figure out his identity.

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3 days ago

Health Department Reports Case of Measles in Illinois

A visitor from outside the United States became ill last week and tested positive for measles. The person has since recovered and is no longer infectious.

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Governor Remains Hopeful a Budget Deal Can Be Reached in Final Days of Spring Session

Rauner thinks some rank and file democrats are coming around to wanting a budget deal passed.

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3 days ago

Audit: State Lottery Broke Law to Get Around Budget Impasse

The state's auditor general says the Illinois Lottery violated state finance law by prepaying $20 million to ensure it could participate in future multi-state lottery games even without a state budget.

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4 days ago

Mary Todd Lincoln Funeral Ledger Found in Local Funeral Home

An itemized list believed to be from former first lady Mary Todd Lincoln's funeral has resurfaced after two of the oldest funeral homes in Springfield merged.

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4 days ago

Kewanee Incarceration Site to be Reused for Adult Inmates

Governor Rauner confirmed several lawmakers' announcement Friday that the 15-year-old facility won't be mothballed in July.

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4 days ago

Local Drug Task Force Nets 27 Arrests

Springfield police, Sangamon County Sheriff, and U.S. Marshals performed the sting May 18 and 19.

Volbeat (Gewinner Kuenstler Alternative International), Echo 2014 in der Messe Berlin, Berlin, 27.03.2014

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Where: Berlin, Germany
When: 27 Mar 2014
Credit: Starpress/WENN.com

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4 days ago

Another Act Added to the Illinois State Fair

Volbeat will be taking the stage at the Illinois State Fair August 18th.

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4 days ago

North Grand Fire

A woman survives a fire on North Grand early this morning.

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4 days ago

Park District Meeting

The Springfield Park District votes on bringing dekhockey to the capital city

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4 days ago

Mautino Has a Problem

“Sometimes, Illinois politics is beyond irony.”

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5 days ago

Fantasy Bill Hits the Floor

Parliamentary move puts a brick on it

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5 days ago

Governor Unlikely to Sign MAP Bill

Bill would fully fund tuition grants but has no true funding source

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