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31

Aug

2012

Clint Eastwood delivers rambling RNC speech

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Clint Eastwood delivered a rambling performance at the Republican National Convention on Thursday night in a speech that included the Hollywood legend speaking to an empty stool and telling an imaginary President Barack Obama “I’m not going to shut up” and calling the president “absolutely crazy.”

The Romney campaign defended Eastwood’s performance, saying, “His ad-libbing was a break from all the political speeches and the crowd enjoyed it.”

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31

Aug

2012

Arbitrator rules Quinn, prisons violated union contract; facilities to stay open

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Two major Illinois prisons that Gov. Pat Quinn wanted shuttered by Friday will stay open at least another month after an arbitrator ordered the administration to properly negotiate with state workers over the impact of the closures.

Arbitrator Steven Bierig found that the state departments of Corrections and Juvenile Justice violated the contract with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees and ordered the two sides to reach an agreement on ground rules for the shut downs.

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30

Aug

2012

Plainfield Township Democratic Organization’s meeting

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Wednesday, September 5, 2012 
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

Fiesta Mexicana Grill & Cantina 
24136 West Lockport Street – in downtown Plainfield 
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26

Aug

2012

Radio personality was ‘awesome, gentle spirit’

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Tony Ray, the Joliet radio personality who lent his familiar and uplifting voice to advocacy and community service, died Friday night at age 53.  He leaves a silence where gospel music once sounded, where a relaxing presence once warmed the airwaves of WJOL-AM, and where that same joy and confidence filled the rooms of the Forest Park Community Center.


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26

Aug

2012

Code violations bring back issue of new building for Wheatland Township

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Will County building inspectors have cited Wheatland Township for 27 different building code violations at the township administration building on 91st Street in Naperville, and in the process reopened the often-heated debate about a proposed new township building.
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