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LDN - Top Stories
looks awesome. Many thanks to those who cleaned up and got our
fountain at Scully Park operational. The fountain is a
centerpiece of one of our great parks located just off our
downtown square. Now it is our obligation to keep the fountain
and park looking beautiful. Don't litter, and if you see debris
dropped by a careless individual, pick it up. The job of keeping
our city looking good belongs to all of us.
Picture by Mike Fak
(Click on picture
for larger image.)
A World War
II-era B-17 bomber is engulfed in flames after making what appeared to
be an emergency landing in a cornfield in Oswego on Monday. The vintage plane had taken off from nearby Aurora
Municipal Airport. All seven people on board escaped before it was
consumed by fire, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
AP photo by Bob Mudra via the Daily Herald
See story "WWII B-17 makes emergency
landing outside Chicago" below in
Illinois Route 66 Hall of Fame members were introduced at
a Saturday evening dinner at
Lincoln College. The event ended a day when Route 66
enthusiasts from all over Illinois visited sites in Logan
Picture by Geoff Ladd, tourism bureau (Click on picture for larger image.)
A handsome gift for dad; Governor Quinn announces state efforts to address seniors' health
during warm summer months;
More June questions and answers from Social Security;
Watch out for Green Dot scam;
June questions and answers from Social Security
News & information for
the seniors in our community
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LDN - Entertainment
n an April 26 file photo, Jessica Simpson poses at Us Weekly's
Hollywood Style issue event in Los Angeles. Simpson is taking on
the role of mentor to aspiring designers for a new NBC reality
series. The network said Monday that Simpson will
help guide contestants in the series "Fashion Star" as they compete
for a multimillion-dollar contract to launch a brand. Elle McPherson
will host the series.
A goal by
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand gets past Vancouver Canucks
goalie Roberto Luongo (1) during the first period of Game 6 of the
NHL finals on Monday in Boston.
Boston won to force a seventh and final game for hockey's Stanley Cup.