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  • Waukegan grants landmark status to 4 Civil War-era homes

    Waukegan grants landmark status to 4 Civil War-era homes
    The home of Waukegan's first mayor — who once had a presidential aspirant named Abraham Lincoln spend the night during a campaign stop — is among a quartet of structures with Civil War roots that were granted local landmark status earlier this week by the City Council.
  • Joan Waugh on Grant's and Lee's 'gentlemen's agreement' ending the Civil War

    Joan Waugh on Grant's and Lee's 'gentlemen's agreement' ending the Civil War
    A century and a half ago, a brief encounter between two men, a Northerner and Southerner, altered the course of American history. I don't mean what you probably have in mind; the Lincoln assassination happened five days later. It was the surrender of Gen....

    Community news for Enfield edition

    East Windsor Parks and Recreation summer jobs EAST WINDSOR - The East Windsor Parks and Recreation Department is looking for applicants interested in working in the Snack Bar/Gatehouse, as a Camp Counselor, as a Lifeguard, as well as Water Safety...

    Toto's Steve Lukather remembers bassist Mike Porcaro

    Toto's Steve Lukather remembers bassist Mike Porcaro
    Toto lead guitarist Steve Lukather spoke to The Times on Monday following the death Sunday of the band’s longtime bassist, Mike Porcaro, at age 59 from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. Porcaro joined Toto in 1983,...

    Flowers will be blooming in Rock Island

    Flowers will be blooming in Rock Island
    Illinois March 26-29: QCCA Flower & Garden Show, Rock Island. Over 20,000 square feet of display gardens, ponds and waterfalls, along with vendors and exhibits, bring hope that spring will soon arrive. There also will be music, food and a wine tasting....