Macomb (Illinois, United States)

Type: City
Name: Macomb (Illinois, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 40.470001
Longitude: -90.68
population: 19,234
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Looking Back (Aug. 22, 2014)

10 years ago• Ken Norton, former heavyweight boxing champion of the world, was at the Cover to Cover Bookstore in Jacksonville to sign copies of his book, “Going the Distance.”• The Community Picnic in Bluffs featured an antique tractor show, bingo and ... [Published Jacksonville Journal Courier - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Martha L. Ruebush

, 90, of Macomb, formerly of rural Good Hope, passed away at 8:42 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at the Wesley Village Healthcare Center in Macomb.She was born June 18, 1924, in rural Monmouth, Illinois to Arthur and Gladys Killip Hardisty. She married ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

A Race Through Race in Missouri, By Pius Adesanmi

Contrary to popular opinion, race is not always the elephant in the room in America. Sometimes, it is just a three hundred-pound gorilla in a car. Dateline: Spring 2008. Professor Abdulrasheed Na’Allah, now Vice Chancellor of Kwara State University, was ... [Published Premium Times - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

SHANGHAI HAIBO : WIU Welcomes Visiting Scholars from Shanghai Donghai Vocational Technical College

MACOMB, Ill. , Aug. 20 -- Western Illinois University issued the following news release:"Huanying."Translation: "Welcome." Five visiting scholars from Shanghai Donghai Vocational Technical College in China are joining the ranks of faculty in the colleges ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

City may 'shop' for new Spring Lake manager

Members of the city council's park and pool committee and representatives of the Macomb Park Board determined on Tuesday that the city might want to advertise for bids for management of Spring Lake Park next year.The park district has been managing the ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Carthage budget in order, ready to begin new projects

The city of Carthage seems to be in good financial shape after a review of the year’s budget report took place last Tuesday at the regular meeting of the Carthage City Council.The meeting opened with a review of the budget report for the financial year ... [Published Journal Pilot - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

StormTrack 8 blog follows morning storms, more possible throughout the day

(Click on image thumbnails for larger versions.)9:15am – This will conclude our live blog for the morning as storms are moving out of our coverage area. But I wanted to talk about the potential for more stormy weather tonight and tomorrow. Storms will ... [Published WQAD - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

The Cafe hits top 12 list after 23 years of business

When The Cafe was featured on thrillist.com’s list of “The Best 12 Illinois Bars not in Chicago” alongside bars like Fast Eddie’s Bon Air and The Foundry, co-owner Tim Kipling said he was “ecstatic.”For many in Macomb it’s no surprise as the bar that ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Martha Willis

EAST MOLINE — Martha Jane Arnold Willis, 71, East Moline, passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, after a long and courageous battle with cancer at her home. Funeral services are 1:30 p.m. Friday at Van Hoe Funeral Home Ltd., East Moline. Burial is in Rock ... [Published QC Times - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Isaac Montfort: Macomb's sociable 19th-century traveler

Most people like to travel, but perhaps no one in Macomb’s history enjoyed it more than Isaac P. Montfort, who centered his travel adventures around social contact and often shared his experiences on the road with readers of the “Macomb Journal.” In particular, ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Macomb city officials to decide on ordinance on zoning for Medical Marijuana businesses

MACOMB, Ill. (WGEM) - Cities across the Tri-States continue to prepare themselves for the possibility of medical marijuana facilities coming in, including Macomb.This is after Illinois State Lawmakers passed the law earlier this year, which would allow ... [Published WGEM.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Macomb police officer resigns after allegations of fraud, forgery Updated at 1:16 PM

The local law enforcement officer accused of forgery and state benefit fraud formally resigned from his position with the Macomb Police Department Wednesday just two days after his initial arrest .Macomb Police Chief Curt Barker said Bill Kennedy, 35, ... [Published McDonough County Voice - Jul 30 2014]

Quotes

"We don't want to find out two weeks before the event that we're having to hold a festival in a construction zone" Armstrong said
...place, and lasting friendships, with the faculty and leaders of Shanghai Donghai Vocational Technical College ," noted WIU President Jack Thomas . "Building long-term relationships with educational institutions abroad is essential to our internationalization efforts at Western Illinois University ."
"I don't know if that's a good deal for the city" the mayor responded
"The hazard originates from some type of purposeful human action taking place on an individual or collective level based on real and/or perceived grievances" he said

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Looking Back (Aug. 22, 2014) [Published Jacksonville Journal Courier - 19 hours ago]
Martha L. Ruebush [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 22 2014]
A Race Through Race in Missouri, By Pius Adesanmi [Published Premium Times - Aug 21 2014]
Park District may have Heritage Days backup [Published Taft Midway Driller - Aug 21 2014]
SHANGHAI HAIBO : WIU Welcomes Visiting Scholars... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 21 2014]
City may 'shop' for new Spring Lake manager [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 20 2014]
Carthage budget in order, ready to begin new pr... [Published Journal Pilot - Aug 20 2014]
StormTrack 8 blog follows morning storms, more ... [Published WQAD - Aug 20 2014]
The Cafe hits top 12 list after 23 years of bus... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 20 2014]
African native participating in East Peoria Far... [Published East Peoria Times Courier - Aug 19 2014]
Martha Willis [Published QC Times - Aug 19 2014]
Martha Arnold Willis [Published Quad-Cities Online - Aug 19 2014]
WIU Emergency Management Faculty Consider Fergu... [Published Newswise - Aug 19 2014]
Isaac Montfort: Macomb's sociable 19th-century... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 18 2014]
Comcast offers easier access to low-cost Intern... [Published State Journal-Register - Aug 18 2014]
Macomb city officials to decide on ordinance on... [Published WGEM.com - Aug 18 2014]
Quinn wants Rauner running mate to apologize to... [Published Red Eye Chicago - Aug 15 2014]
PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS AUG. 17, 2014 [Published Quincy Herald-Whig - Aug 14 2014]
Sanguinetti expresses love for Springfield, say... [Published State Journal-Register - Aug 14 2014]
Our View: Remembering Mike Smith [Published PJStar.com - Aug 14 2014]
Dolores Aden [Published Journal Pilot - Aug 14 2014]
CAC names “Artists of the Month” [Published Sherman Denison Herald Democrat - Aug 14 2014]
Celebration options for regional history offered [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 13 2014]
Laura Frances Ray O'Harra [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 12 2014]
MTC seeks cable franchise [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 12 2014]
Preliminary hearing set for former patrolman ac... [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 12 2014]
Rauner to make Macomb campaign stop this Friday [Published McDonough County Voice - Aug 12 2014]
Niche moving venture extends reach to Macomb [Published Taft Midway Driller - Aug 11 2014]
Former Rep. Mike Smith's legacy will last many ... [Published PJStar.com - Aug 11 2014]
Susan Koch: Great examples on campus for new fa... [Published State Journal-Register - Aug 10 2014]
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