Land of Lincoln


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Noun1.Land of Lincoln - a midwestern state in north-central United StatesLand of Lincoln - a midwestern state in north-central United States
middle west, Midwest, midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Cairo - a town at the southern tip of Illinois at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers
Carbondale - a town in southern Illinois
Champaign - a university town in east central Illinois adjoining Urbana
Chicago, Windy City - largest city in Illinois; a bustling Great Lakes port that extends 26 miles along the southwestern shoreline of Lake Michigan
Decatur - a city in central Illinois; Abraham Lincoln practiced law here
East Saint Louis - a town in southwest Illinois on the Mississippi across from Saint Louis
Moline - a town in northwest Illinois on the Mississippi River
Peoria - a city in central Illinois on the Illinois River
Rockford - a city in northern Illinois
Rock Island - a town in northwest Illinois on the Mississippi River; site of a Union prison during the American Civil War
capital of Illinois, Springfield - capital of the state of Illinois
Urbana - a university town in east central Illinois adjoining Champaign
Illinois River - a river in Illinois that flows southwest to the Mississippi River
Little Wabash, Little Wabash River - a river in eastern Illinois that flows southeastward to the Wabash River
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We were searching for a person with the right balance of experience, vision and passion to lead our team as we continue to grow," Mark Kennedy, Land of Lincoln CU board chair, said in a prepared statement.
Chances are that none is funnier than Andrew Ferguson's Land of Lincoln.
Give credit, then, to the enterprising and audacious Illinois pols described in Joe Bob Briggs' "Socialized Gambling" (page 16) After years of tightly regulating casinos, officials in the Land of Lincoln have now decided they want to own and operate them instead.
After winning the Miss Land of Lincoln contest earlier this year, Miss Harold reportedly considered foregoing the next step on the road to Miss America, believing that judges were unlikely to choose an outspoken conservative and abstinence advocate as Miss Illinois.
Illinois may be the Land of Lincoln, but the spirit of the nation's 16th president was alive and well Saturday in Burbank, where the Association of Lincoln Presenters held its annual convention.
Senator Paul Simon, a relatively consistent progressive voice in the Senate, will be stepping down after two terms representing the Land of Lincoln.
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Centegra Health System declared a new partnership with Land of Lincoln Health to present individuals and local businesses the Centegra Land of Lincoln Health insurance plan (CLLH).
Land of Lincoln has also earned numerous marketing awards from the CUNA Marketing and Business Development Council, Illinois Credit Union League, CUES and NAFCU.
Thornburg has since returned to the Land of Lincoln, where he awaits sentencing on Dec.
The Senate can and should hold an open seat for Illinois until such time as justice has been served and some semblance of ethics has returned to the Land of Lincoln.