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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Well, it did for at least a few minutes  Saturday afternoon at the Hardee's on Woodlawn Road. The local Marine Corps Reserve isn't wasting any time making sure this year's Toys for Tots campaign is another "banner" year, and they already are in high gear. Hardee's has pitched in and donated a check for $400 to help make sure every local youngster has a Christmas to remember this year. "Semper Fi" to this great group of veterans and community leaders.

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Some areas of New Holland and Lincoln, which includes areas to the west along Fourth and Fifth Streets and the hospital lost power during this afternoon's storm.  Ameren is out working and expect those areas to be fully restored by 9 p.m.

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Saturday, Aug. 15:

  • Illinois Senate week in review

  • Treasurer Giannoulias says join the Cash Dash crowd
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  • State public health director announces new H1N1 influenza reporting system

  • What every parent should know when your child goes off to college

  • Quinn pays his way into state fair

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  • Letter: Disagrees with state's attorney on truck confiscation

  • Home Country: Moves that will save the neighbor's geraniums

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