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  • No flags to remember veterans

    I write this letter on Veterans’ Day with a very heavy heart. I have my current TRRT opened to Stanley Campbell’s column. It is keeping me from using angry words and insults. (Stanley, I hope you know...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • Guest Column: Rep. Manzullo, we need to hear more than ‘I’m sorry’

    By Dan Kenney U.S. Rep. Don Manzullo (R-16) described terror suspects that may be brought to Thomson, Ill., prison as “really, really mean people whose job it is to kill people, driven by some savage religion.” The...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • Charles Story: Thanksgiving

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • In response to anti-hunting letter

    I’m writing in response to Mr. Wilson’s anti-hunting letter . Let me start out by saying that I personally do not hunt, though I sometimes purchase a hunting...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • OSF St. Anthony classes offer help for holiday weight management

    From press release With holiday parties, special dinner menus and home-baked pies, cookies and treats, keeping extra pounds off during the holidays can be a challenge. OSF St. Anthony Medical Center is offering three Weight Management During...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • U of I Web site offers tips for success in school

    From press release URBANA, Ill.—University of Illinois Extension has launched a Web site to help parents and children make the most of the opportunities ahead. Helping Children Succeed in School (http://urbanext.illinois/edu/succeed) covers a range of information to...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • Twilight: New Moon star Alex Meraz at IceHogs game Dec. 19

    By Doug Halberstadt Sports Columnist In case you haven’t noticed, there is a ton of hoopla about the movie New Moon going on across the country currently. It grossed millions and millions, and then some more millions...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • Guest Column: Are our children in America being overimmunized?

    By HollyAnne Petrie OK, let me begin with the statement that I am not a doctor, I am not a licensed anything; I am not an expert in the field of human health—I am a graduate from...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • Your Horoscope: Week of Nov. 25- Dec. 1, 2009

    This Week: Welcome the sunny sign of Sagittarius, when all of our hopes, dreams and ambitions can come true. Manifest your goals and allow room for your every wish to come true. This is the best time...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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  • Need new congressman with new ideas

    Recently, Congressman Phil Hare (D-Ill.) announced he supports moving Guantanamo Bay detainees to the Thomson (Ill.) Correctional Facility, on the basis that it will create thousands of jobs. While his logic is pretty simple, I don’t believe...

    • Posted November 25, 2009
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