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  • Boynton Beach DE Johnathan Harris' decision airs tonight; he's down to UCF, Boston College, Miss. State

    Boynton Beach DE Johnathan Harris' decision airs tonight; he's down to UCF, Boston College, Miss. State
    Defensive end Johnathan Harris, the coveted 6-foot-6, 230-pounder from Boynton Beach, will reveal his college choice tonight at 6:20 on a local TV affiliate. Harris has narrowed his choices to UCF, Boston College and Mississippi State. Harris pre-...
  • Indicted state lawmaker returns to Illinois House

    Indicted state lawmaker returns to Illinois House
    Indicted state Rep. Derrick Smith returned to the Illinois House today for the first time since his arrest on a federal bribery charge. The West Side lawmaker sat quietly in the second row of the Democratic side of the chamber, occasionally shaking hands...
  • Illinois Republicans sue over Democrat-drawn remap

    Illinois Republicans sue over Democrat-drawn remap
    The state’s top Republican legislative leaders today led the filing of a federal lawsuit challenging a Democratic-drawn remapping of the state’s House and Senate districts, alleging it unfairly discriminates against African Americans and...
  • State staff recommends 'no' on latest Oak Forest Hospital plan

    State staff recommends 'no' on latest Oak Forest Hospital plan
    Cook County’s bid to transform Oak Forest Hospital into a regional outpatient clinic should be denied, according to a staff report issued today to the state’s hospital planning board.   It’s the second time the hospital board staff has...
  • Speaker Boehner headlines Hinsdale fundraiser for remap challenge

    Speaker Boehner headlines Hinsdale fundraiser for remap challenge
    U.S. House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio headlined a suburban fundraiser on Friday, helping raise money for a Republican legal challenge to the state's new Democratic-drawn congressional map that could reverse the GOP’s gains in last year’s...
  • Orlando Olympia safety Corian Hamilton still plotting his visits; Rutgers, West Virginia likely stops

    Orlando Olympia safety Corian Hamilton still plotting his visits; Rutgers, West Virginia likely stops
    Olympia High safety Corian Hamilton may not know to which schools he will be taking official visits yet, but he has set a time frame for when he's going to commit to a college. "It'll be a little earlier than (National Signing Day), sometime after the...
  • Coveted DE Johnathan Harris of Boynton Beach takes official visit to UCF

    Coveted DE Johnathan Harris of Boynton Beach takes official visit to UCF
    Among the numerous recruits on hand for UCF's 41-14 pummeling of Rice on Saturday, only one was in Orlando for official business, and he's a wanted man. Boynton Beach defensive end Johnathan Harris, all 6-foot-6, 230 pounds of him, was at the game as one...
  • Illinois license plates could get ads

    The Illinois Secretary of State’s office will study the possibility of placing corporate logos on license plates under a measure Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law Thursday. That means drivers could one day see advertisements on their plates, the...
  • Quinn to meet with top lawmakers on construction plan

    Quinn to meet with top lawmakers on construction plan
    Gov. Pat Quinn today said he plans to meet with legislative leaders next week to figure out a plan to keep construction projects going throughout the summer.The meeting is happening because the governor on Monday threatened to suspend road and building...
  • Winter Park DE James Washington sees offers trickling in now

    Winter Park DE James Washington sees offers trickling in now
    Winter Park defensive end James Washington is known for getting to quarterbacks. Washington has been a sack machine since his sophomore season, as he logged 9.5 sacks in nine games in 2011 and 10 sacks in 2010 for the Wildcats. But Washington (6-1, 220)...
  • College recruiters flocking to Mount Dora to see quarterback Vegas Harley

    College recruiters flocking to Mount Dora to see quarterback Vegas Harley
      Mount Dora quarterback Vegas Harley's athletic skills were on display for all to see last football season. His arm and his feet accounted for almost 3,100 yards of offense and 29 touchdowns — 1,261 passing yards and 14 TDs and 1,837 rushing yards...