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  • #HRBooks Review: Book chronicles history in the making

    It is not unusual for a reader to take one or two chapters to determine whether a book is a good one or a bad one. In the case of Richard S. Lowry's new book, "The Photographer and the President," it took only the first paragraph of his introduction to envisage a very good book.
  • Illinois' governor mansion should be repaired — with private money

    Illinois' governor mansion should be repaired — with private money
    The 160-year-old governor's mansion in Springfield is a wreck, and a perfect symbol for Illinois. (Motto: The Fixer-Upper State.) Want to talk about the leaking roof or the leaking pension system? The warped floorboards or warped politics? You get the...

    Community news for Jewett City edition

    Academy of the Holy Family event BALTIC – A Spring Craft Fair, featuring handmade craft items, will be held on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., outdoors under tents, weather permitting, at the Academy of the Holy Family, 54 West Main St....

    Community news for Putnam edition

    Lincoln train ride NORWICH - "Ride the Rails with Abe Lincoln" train ride on the Providence & Worcester Railroad on Saturday, May 16. Boarding at either Norwich or Putnam, the train leaves Norwich at 8:30 a.m. and Putnam at 11 a.m. Howard Wright will...

    Springfield re-enacts Lincoln's funeral 150 years after assassination

    Springfield re-enacts Lincoln's funeral 150 years after assassination
    At Abraham Lincoln's death, Secretary of War Edwin Stanton declared, "Now he belongs to the ages," but the meticulous, 150th anniversary funeral procession his hometown presented Saturday proved how profoundly the prairie city still considers the slain...