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Tough Times For Ethanol in Illinois

Posted: 05/21/2008 - But today critics are blaming the business for rising food prices. And some in Congress want to roll back government incentives that drive ethanol production.

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Chicago's Oceanarium To Close For Maintenance

Posted: 05/21/2008 - The animals will be shipped to facilities around the country so the aquarium can empty the pools of their 3 million gallons of saltwater for the project.

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Rosecrance Zoning Fight & Adult Store in Rockford

Posted: 05/20/2008 - Residents of one Rockford neighborhood have some harsh words to say Tuesday night about Rosecrance addiction treatment centers. Neighbors spoke against the organization expanding at a Rockford zoning meeting Tuesday night.

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Roosevelt High School Mural

Updated: 05/20/2008 - Roosevelt High School students in Rockford now have something that catches their eye as they walk through school halls.

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McCain to Attend NAACP Convention

Posted: 05/20/2008 - Now that he's wrapped up the Republican nomination for president, John McCain has decided to attend the annual convention of the NAACP in Cincinnati in July.

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Wildfire Grows in Southern Florida

Posted: 05/20/2008 - South Florida's smoky skies are clearing a bit, even though a wildfire in Everglades National Park continues to grow.

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Riverfest Wants You To Volunteer

Posted: 05/20/2008 - It's the volunteers that make the difference, says Riverfest Executive Director Rod Beaudoin.

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Winn. Cty. Concealed Carry Debate Moves to Subcommittee

Updated: 05/19/2008 - The push for a concealed carry ordinance in Winnebago County moves ahead as county board members form a subcomittee to give the issue a closer look. But some say the proposal may be off target.

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Olympic Games and Hiring Changes

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Posted: 05/19/2008 - City council discussed Monday Chicago's aspirations for an 2016 Olympic Games and new hiring procedures for police and fire chiefs.

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Operation Lifesaver

Updated: 05/19/2008 - It's a nationwide program called Operation Lifesaver and that's exactly what it's trying to do, prevent unnecessary train collisions across the country and here in the stateline.

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Illinois Sends Aid to Myanmar & China

Posted: 05/19/2008 - Medicines, vaccines and medical supplies donated by U.S. drugmakers have begun entering disaster-ravaged areas of Myanmar and China.

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