Mike Inman http://tspr.org en More Money Coming to Macomb http://tspr.org/post/more-money-coming-macomb <p>The city received some much anticipated news: the Illinois Secretary of State’s office has certified the results of the special census. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 23:59:24 +0000 Rich Egger 54304 at http://tspr.org More Money Coming to Macomb Macomb Alderman Passes Away http://tspr.org/post/macomb-alderman-passes-away <p>Macomb Third Ward Alderman Lou Gilbert died Thursday. The city says funeral arrangements have not been finalized. Thu, 22 May 2014 20:22:51 +0000 Rich Egger 53648 at http://tspr.org Macomb Alderman Passes Away Macomb Police Thank WIU Students http://tspr.org/post/macomb-police-thank-wiu-students <p>The Macomb Police Department is honoring three Western Illinois University students who tried to rescue a man at Spring Lake. Tue, 19 Nov 2013 20:48:08 +0000 Rich Egger 44080 at http://tspr.org Macomb Police Thank WIU Students Lamoine Hotel Project Being Delayed http://tspr.org/post/lamoine-hotel-project-being-delayed <p>Plans to renovate the old Lamoine Hotel building in downtown Macomb were put on hold when Gatehouse Media filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in September. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 21:44:18 +0000 Rich Egger 43405 at http://tspr.org Lamoine Hotel Project Being Delayed Macomb Honors Newtown Victims http://tspr.org/post/macomb-honors-newtown-victims <p>Macomb held a brief, interfaith ceremony Sunday afternoon to pay its respects to the victims of Friday’s mass murder in a Connecticut school.</p><p>Donnie Case, Senior Minister at Maple Avenue Christian Church, helped organize the vigil. He thought there might be others in the community wrestling with some of the same emotions he felt.</p><p>“I’m a father of three children. I remember Friday night just thinking, ‘Wow, how blessed I am that this didn’t happen in Macomb, and how heartbreaking it must be for the parents that are going through it,’” Case said.</p> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 23:53:47 +0000 Rich Egger 25919 at http://tspr.org Macomb Honors Newtown Victims