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  • Come discover the best of the Midwest in Springfield, Illinois

  • Centrally located along the Sangamon River, Springfield has the dynamic energy of a prospering city, full of adventure, history and fun! Springfield, the capital city of the great state of Illinois - located on historic U.S

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  • · By DANA HEUPEL Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield and Carbondale will receive a $1.1 million grant from the state to create a scientific stem cell research institute, it was announced Thursday

  • By ADRIANA COLINDRES Former Quincy Mayor Chuck Scholz, the Democratic candidate for an Illinois House seat long held by Republican Art Tenhouse, announced Thursday he is withdrawing from the race because of 'a rare and life-threatening liver disease.' AP Videos Sports Headlines AP Headlines Lottery Numbers 08/18/2006 Midday Pick 3 : 1-9-9 Midday Pick 4 : 7-8-3-0 08/17/2006 Evening Pick 3 : 9-4-7 Evening Pick 4 : 3-1-8-0 Little Lotto : 08-20-23-26-33 Midday Pick 3 : 7-8-8 Midday Pick 4 : 6-9-0-1 Quick Links Advertisement Front Pages Today's Front Page PDF Reader Required All Content © The State Journal-Register

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  • 9 hrs ago | | ' Access to government surplus property will increase exponentially as the State of Yesterday | Journal-Gazette | The so-called 'big-box-ordinance' that would have required mega-retailers to pay higher wages was turned back Wednesday as supporters on the City Council failed to muster enough votes to override Mayor Richard ..

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    Route 66 Hotel Conference Center Banquets Meetings Conventions ...
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  • Welcome to Springfield The uniquely designed Route 66 Hotel and Conference Center is locally owned and operated in the heart of Illinois on the historic Route 66 in Springfield

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    Robbie's Restaurant
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  • DNR Links Search DNR Illinois Cave-In-Rock - State Park #1 New State Park Rd

  • At Cave-In-Rock in southern Illinois, you can experience this fascination for yourself

  • They continued their personal reign of thievery and murder in Illinois, using the cave as hideout and headquarters until they too were killed

  • In 1929, the State of Illinois acquired 64.5 acres for a park that since has increased to 204 acres

  • In the words of Illinois historian John W

  • Directions Cave-in-Rock State Park is located on the Ohio River in Hardin County, Illinois

  • To reach the park from the northern parts of Illinois, proceed south on I-57 exiting at Marion, IL, on highway 13 east

  • Go east through Marion and Harrisburg to the intersection of Illinois 1 and 13

  • From the southeast take I-24 west from the I-24 bridge to exit #16, then go 38 miles east on Illinois highway 146 to the park

  • From Southern Indiana, proceed through Evansville, IN traveling West on highway 62 and Illinois highway 141 to Illinois Rt

  • For more information on tourism in Illinois, call the Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs' Bureau of Tourism at 1-800-2Connect

    This charming 385-acre park is the south boundary of the old Chicago-Iowa Trail.
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  • DNR Links Search DNR Illinois White Pines Forest - State Park 6712 West Pines Road Mt

  • With a view to preserving Illinois’ last stand of natural white pines and the most southern stand of white pines in the United States, a movement was started in the early part of the 20th Century to set the area aside as a state park

  • If you are coming from eastern or western Illinois, take Toll Road IL RT 88 to the Dixon exit (Route 26)

  • For more information on tourism in Illinois, call the Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs' Bureau of Tourism at 1-800-2Connect

  • Parks & Recreation - R1 - R2 - R3 - R4 - R5 Illinois Dept.of Natural Resources Office of Land Management One Natural Resources Way Springfield, IL 62702 Copyright © 2003

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    Illinois Route 66 Association HOME PAGE
    A group devoted to the preservation and promotion of Historic Route 66 in Illinois.
    Includes photographs and other information about sights along the route.

  • "To Preserve, Educate, Promote, and Enjoy Route 66 in Illinois" The Route 66 Association of Illinois is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to preserving, promoting, and enjoying Route 66 in Illinois

  • For more information about the Association or about Route 66 in general, contact: We've Changed our Address to contact us just write to: The Route 66 Association of Illinois Hall of Fame & Museum 110 W

  • Howard Pontiac, IL 61764 815-844-IL66 (815-844-4566) (the Springfield address is no longer valid) 07/03/2006 Annual Fall Meeting - October 15, 2006 - Springfield The Route 66 Association 17th Annual Motor Tour Cozy on Down "66"! Thanks to the host cities, volunteers, and to all who participated! On May 13, 2006 30 members of the Route 66 Association of Illinois Preservation Committee met in Odell, IL directly across the street from St

  • Paul Catholic Church to unearth a piece of Route 66 history! Coming Soon! The Route 66 Association of Illinois Preservation Committee will be hosting a family style dinner meeting at the Riviera Roadhouse

  • Watch for Details! Annual Association Picnic Food, Fishing and Fun! September 17, 2006 Wilmington Island Park 10:a.m to ?? Bring a plate to pass! RSVP to Marty Blitstein 708-444-1312 email: By Jim Jones Original Story by Randy Smith Read them Both! Summer Events on Route 66 in Illinois JULY 8th GODLEY FESTIVAL Our 2005 Picnic host is having a festival on their park district grounds

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    Southwest Illinois News and Events
    An interactive site with news and information.

  • Southwest Illinois News is a weekly news publication spotlighting attractions, events, entertainment, tourism, jobs and business developments in Southwestern Illinois

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  • Illinois Officials Unveil Model of New Mississippi River Overlook by Bob Moore Southwest Illinois News EAST ST

  • See archived story: Ameren Illinois Utilities Announce Impact of Future Power Supply Costs on Residential Customers SPRINGFIELD, IL (, September 17, 2006 - Ameren's Illinois utilities -- AmerenCILCO, AmerenCIPS and AmerenIP -- have announced estimates for per month increases for residential electric customers beginning in January 2007

  • These estimates include the increased cost of power to be purchased on behalf of Ameren Illinois utilities' customers and potential increases resulting from delivery service cases that are currently pending before the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC)

  • They represent the first rate increase for Ameren Illinois residential customers in 15 to 25 years

  • With these increases, Ameren Illinois utilities' residential rates are now expected to be more in line with the national average

    Mr. Lincoln, Route 66, & Other Highlights of Lincoln, Illinois ...
    Town history including maps, photos, vintage picture postcards, and memoirs.

    National Road Association of Illinois
    Organization focused on promoting the history of the first byway going west across
    America, currently known as US Route 40. Includes history of the road, ...

  • Festival Schedule 2006 Festival Schedule Welcome to the National Road Association of Illinois Help Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Historic National Road 1806 - 2006 Drive the National Road from near EadsBridge on the Mississippi River to CumberlandMaryland – west to east and back again This will be a two-week venture; you can participate in as much of the tour as you wish

  • Please let us know by Wednesday, September 13, 2006 if you are coming – and where you will join and leave the tour – this will help us plan the special tours Please Contact: National Road Association of Illinois 800 E

  • Industrial Drive Toledo, Illinois, 62468 Call Toll Free – 1-888-268-0042 E-mail: For Exact tour rules and details Tour Schedule Day Date From To Miles Stops 1 Mon Sep 18 Cahokia Mounds Effingham IL 108 Wicks Organ Company BallardNatureCenter My GarageCorvetteMuseum 2 Tue Sep 19 Effingham IL Plainfield IN 125 Teutopolis Monastery CumberlandCountyCovered Bridge ClabberGirlMuseum 3 Wed Sep 20 Plainfield IN Springfield OH 155 HuddlestonFarmHouseMuseum NationalRoadWelcomeCenter ClarkCountyHeritageCenter 4 Thu Sep 21 Springfield OH St

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