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The Importance Of Being Earnest at Heartland Theater in Normal

Posted by on Sep 13, 2017 in Community News, Entertainment, Heartland News | 0 comments

A reminder that men are pathological liars and women will stake a marriage on names, The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde and directed by Don LaCasse showcases the extravagances of high Victorian society in England in both witty and charming play in this high- brow romantic comedy.

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Never Too Soon For Halloween

Posted by on Sep 9, 2017 in Community News, Heartland News | 0 comments

In my opinion, the celebration of Halloween should really start on September 1st due to the fact that there are SO many things to do to celebrate the holiday. Between classes and jobs, it’s hard to find time to visit each of the haunted houses and corn mazes that pop up each year in October. Maybe you like visiting grave yards with your friends or catching the next hayride that takes a stroll around your neighborhood. Well, the town of Normal is offering celebration festivities again this year for all of us to add at the top of our lists.

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Confederate Statues, Should We Keep Them?

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in Heartland News, Voices | 0 comments

Do you believe we are going to rewrite history or correct it by removing the Confederate monuments? Are hunks of marble or bronze really going to tear this nation apart? Perhaps, but maybe for good reason.

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Aim for the Stars

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 in Heartland News | 0 comments

Literally aiming for the stars seems like good advice for NASA employees, but what about Heartland Community College students?

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Meet Shy-Ann Close, Spectator Writer

Posted by on Aug 29, 2017 in Heartland News, People of Heartland | 0 comments

Hey, everyone! My name is Shy-Ann Close and I’m very pleased to begin writing for The Spectator this semester. I have high hopes of getting my Bachelor’s degree in either English or English Teacher Education. Writing has always been a hobby of mine so I’m excited for this opportunity that The Spectator has given me.

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Meet Aubrie Taylor, Spectator Assistant Editor

Posted by on Aug 29, 2017 in Heartland News, People of Heartland | 0 comments

Dear Readers,

Hello, my name is Aubrie Taylor, if that isn’t too forward. I write you in spite of years of silence… I am writing again in what seems to be an eternity. Before I found the Spectator, I have only been writing for myself since I graduated high school in 2014 and was no longer writing for a newspaper. I truly love writing; something about the written word just seems magical to me.

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