Our mystery man talked about in the April 9, 2014, story was Phillip Hauter and the winners of April 9, 2014, story will meet at 10 a.m. on April 21, 2014, at Eli’s Coffee for their free cup of coffee.
Hot videoFrom bagel shops to strips clubs, the taxman leaves no stone unturned in the pursuit of new revenue. As tax season comes to end, Bloomberg Ranx takes a look at some of the weirdest taxes in...
For the first time in more than 10 years, the volunteer firefighters in Morton are getting a raise. The Morton Village Board voted April 7 to approve a raise of between $2-$5 per call for the volunteers.
Word of the Daypluvial \ PLOO-vee-uhl \ adjective; of or pertaining to rain; rainy; Geology: occurring through the action of rain. noun: Geology . a rainy period formerly regarded as coeval with a glacial age, but now recognized as episodic and, in the tropics, as characteristic of interglacial ages.— Dictionary.comWebsite of the Day
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steely Dan will perform at the 2014 Illinois State Fair. The Grammy Award-winning band, which has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide, will bring its "Jamalot Ever After" Tour to the fair Friday, Aug. 15.
Christie A. Webb, Tazewell County Clerk/Recorder, wants to inform Tazewell County residents of a no-cost new online subscription service that allows the public to have their name/property monitored within the recorder’s office in order to track possible fraudulent activity.
PEORIA – The Peoria Salvation Army is welcoming former Caterpillar CEO Don Fites back to Peoria “In Times of Crisis” will be the focus of The Salvation Army Annual Community Luncheon to be held at the Pere Marquette on April 30.
Average retail gasoline prices in Illinois have risen 8.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.92 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 4,378 gas outlets in Illinois. This compares with the national average that has increased 3.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.59 per gallon, according to...
Word of the Dayad infinitum \ ad in-fuh-NAHY-tuhm, ad in- \ adverb; to infinity; endlessly; without limit. — Dictionary.comWebsite of the DayInfinityListhttp://www.infinitylist.comDiscover stunning videos with inspiring cinematic action every day on InfinityList, a cinematic action sports experience.Number to Know
Word of the Daygravid \ GRAV-id \ adjective; Being with child; heavy with young or eggs; pregnant. — Dictionary.comWebsite of the DayFit Pregnancywww.fitpregnancy.com/?Online magazine and guide for moms-to-be with tips on pregnancy, nutrition, fitness, exercises, baby care and weight loss.Number to Know
Word of the Daysmall beer \ small beer \ noun; Weak beer. Insignificant matters; something of little importance. adjective: Unimportant; trivial. — Dictionary.comWebsite of the DayBeer Advocatewww.beeradvocate.com
Saturday will be a day full of events including two Giant Easter Egg Hunts, an Eggstra Special Scavenger Hunt, and a Bunny Breakfast. Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014 will be the Park’s Easter Sunday Brunch.
Something to talk aboutThink you're funny? NBC wants your ideas. The network is looking for outside help with a contest called NBC's Comedy Playground. The public is invited to submit original sitcom pitch ideas between May 1 and June 30, which will...
Word of the Daytirade \ TY-raid; tih-RAID \ noun; A long angry speech; a violent denunciation; a prolonged outburst full of censure or abuse. — Dictionary.comWebsite of the DayThe Raw Storywww.rawstory.com
Word of the Daymountebank \ MOUN-tuh-bank \ noun; A peddler of quack medicine, who stands on a platform to appeal to the audience. A charlatan; a boastful pretender to knowledge or a skill. — Dictionary.comWebsite of the DayThe Quackometerwww.quackometer.net
A clutch goal April 1 lifted the Morton girls soccer team to a pivotal Mid-Illini Conference victory.Kayla McCormick scored at the 77:39 mark on an assist from Olivia Stoops to give the Potters a 2-1 home win over Dunlap in the M-I opener for both squads.
Word of the Daycoterminous \ koh-TUR-muh-nuhs \ adjective; Having the same or coincident boundaries. Having the same scope, range of meaning, duration. — Dictionary.comWebsite of the DayWilderness Watchwww.wildernesswatch.org