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  • New York Adds 'Texting Zones' to Distracted-Driving Arsenal

     
    Some have called it a pragmatic approach. Others, namely the news satirists at The Onion, have mocked it. Whether visionary or absurd, the state of New York is adopting a sort of "if you can't beat 'em, join 'em" attitude......
  • Free #fishing and clinic June 1 at Iroqouis Lake in #Schenectady, NY

     
    The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will conduct a freesportfishing clinic on Saturday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Iroquois Lake in Schenectady’s Central Park as part of the I FISH NY program. “Under...
  • 'Victims rights' gone amok

     
    UPDATED FROM SATURDAY WITH SEVERAL INTERESTING RESPONSES In Jason Meisner's story Quinn seeks removal of state torture panel director we read: Gov. Pat Quinn has asked the director of a state commission vetting allegations of police torture to step down.....
  • The Walking Dead Season 4 Episode 1 recap: ‘30 Days Without An Accident’

     
    Fans of AMC’s The Walking Dead have been readying themselves for a whole new world at the prison ever since we watched the busload of Woodbury residents arrive at the end of Season 3. Some six months later, what a world it is — comparatively...
  • The 'enormity' of running for office

     
    One of the things I always thought in my career that I wanted to do, I thought I would be able to have that opportunity, I hoped, would be to run for office. And even though you’re around it for......
  • Gov. Tom Corbett says failed drug tests keeping people from working

     
    Yo! Gov. Tom Corbett is catching a ton of flak across the state and nation for saying employers are having trouble finding qualified workers because so many fail drug tests. But is Corbett wrong? Democrats think he is – but......
  • Comptrol alt delete

     
    From the Sunday print column So yet another political striver is looking to become Illinois comptroller. Earlier this week, Democratic Lt. Gov. Sheila Simon announced her candidacy for the state's second most obscure constitutional office (her current...
  • He Dunne good

     
    A reception will be held Saturday from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox Ave, to commemorate the installation of a street sign honoring Edward F. Dunne, former mayor of Chicago and governor of......
  • Rob McCord: I'm in

     
    No surprise here, but state Treasurer Rob McCord will announce today at Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell that he's officially entering the race for governor. McCord tipped off supporters in a 2:18 a.m. email, proving that staying up......
  • GOP anti-abortion steamroller rolling in Wisconsin

     
    Friday's print column Wisconsin's Republican Gov. Scott Walker said he will sign a bill passed by the Republican-controlled state Legislature to compel a woman seeking an abortion to undergo an ultrasound imaging test. The person performing the...
  • The Walking Dead recap Season 4 episode 5: ‘Internment’

     
    Given everything that happened during last night’s claustrophobic, emotionally draining, completely nerve-jangling episode of The Walking Dead — aptly called ‘Internment’ —┬áit seems kind of a shame to jump right to the end....