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425 Million Jackpot Draws Hopeful Lottery Ticket Buyers
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Illinois’ Financial Problems Affect Lottery Payouts Again

It's 2015 all over again when it comes to big payouts from the Illinois Lottery, and once again it's due to our state's ongoing money troubles and lack of a budget.

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The Most Romantic Spot In Illinois Is Right Here In Rockford

You won't have to travel far to find the most romantic spot in Illinois. It's right off of Rt. 251 across from Sinnissippi. 

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Top 50 Last Names In DeKalb County
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Top 50 Last Names In DeKalb County

If you live in DeKalb County, home of Northern Illinois University,  there is a strong chance your last name is Johnson, Miller or Johnson, but you will have to keep up with the Shroeders, Hansons, and the Frieders...

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A New Study Lists Illinois as the 49th Most Patriotic State

A study of the most patriotic states in the U.S. seems to be saying that other than New Jersey, 48 states in the country are more patriotic than we are here in the Land of Lincoln.

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Know Anyone Who Moved From Rockford to Phoenix? They May Have Melted

Call them transplants, or snowbirds, or whatever you want to call them, but we all know at least one person from the Rockford area who has moved out to the Phoenix/Scottsdale/Mesa area, also known as "The Valley of the Sun." I'm willing to bet that they'd love to experience a Rockford winter day right about now.

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3 Towns In The Stateline Where You can Find Gas Below $2 a Gallon
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2 Towns In The Stateline Where You Can Find Gas Below $2 a Gallon

Hooray, I found gas under $2.00 a gallon!

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Be On the Lookout–Summer Time is Scamming Time

It's not that there's a single season that brings the scammers out, because really, they're trying to take your money, identification, and passwords all year long. It's just that summer offers scammers a few more opportunities than the other three seasons do.

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Illinoisans and the Rest of the Country Are Hitting the Road Over the 4th of July

This Independence Day, a record-breaking 44.2 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more away from home, taking to the nation’s roads, skies, rails and waterways to honor the red, white and blue. With 1.25 million more travels than last year, 2017 will be marked as the most traveled Independence Day holiday weekend ever.

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Here Are The Best 6 Lawns In Machesney Park

The Village of Machesney Park recognizes their best yards every month in the summer. Here are June's six Yards of Distinction.

  •  District #1 - The Rose Residence - 8501 Crooked Bend

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What is the Hourly Income Needed to Afford Rent in Illinois?

For many, when you read this you'll wonder how the heck you're going to make ends meet working at minimum wage. 

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