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Changes Are Coming for the Lottery’s Mega Millions
I used to ponder why I have never won a prize from the lottery. No big jackpots, no little ones, either. Why, I wondered, are all these people walking off with free tickets, hundred dollar, or thousand dollar, or million dollar prizes while I've gotten exactly jack squat? Short answer: I d…
New Legislation Changes Illinois’ Concealed-Carry Law
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Legislation took effect earlier this month that aims to clarify ambiguities in Illinois' concealed-carry law.
Some of the areas the bill focuses on are privacy, mental illness and dealing with law enforcement. It seeks to address issues that have been discovered since I…
Newlyweds Get a Look at the Next 70 years
Even though February is officially National Wedding Month, it seems that there are a lot more weddings in June. Maybe it's just my family, but my grandparents, my parents, and my wife and I all got married in June (our 24th anniversary is June 29th)...
15 New Illinois Laws for 2015
Welcome to 2015, everyone! Since we're all about being law-abiding citizens, we thought we'd catch you up on some new laws that went into effect here in the Land of Lincoln on January 1st, 2015.
 
From Reboot Illinois:
1. E-Cigs

Must be kept behind store counters and out of reach from chi…
Let’s Take a Look at 100 Years of Beauty in 1 Minute
I read a piece the other day that said the average American woman will spend anywhere from a year and a half to three years of her life in front of the mirror doing her hair and makeup.
Living with two women (wife and daughter, not a "Big Love" scenario), I would say it depends on t…
Rule Changes Coming in 2014-15 Deer Hunting Season
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is announcing a number of changes for the upcoming deer hunting season.
Department Director Marc Miller says 20 counties will be removed from the late-winter season and the number of firearm permits available in some counties…