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The city of Sparta, Illinois has a population of 4486 and ranked #340 by population in the state. Sparta has 2014 households and a total area of 9.03 sq. miles w/ a population density of 496.8 people per sq. mile and approx. 2.2 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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Cyclist injured in Sparta crash - La Crosse Tribune - A Sparta driver faces criminal charges after striking a bicyclist Monday morning, according to Sparta police. Amber Rhodes, 34, was driving east on Wisconsin Street near East Avenue about 10:20 a.m. when she hit Jeremy Briggs, 38, of Sparta, police said. - Wed, 23 Jul 2014

About-face: Sparta Legion turns it around - La Crosse Tribune - After failing to win a conference game during the high school spring baseball season, the Sparta Legion — comprised of many of the same players — turned it around with a first-place finish in the Don Halverson Division of the Coulee Region American ... - Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Sparta Man Arrested Following Motor Vehicle Equipment Violation - TheAlternativePress.com - SPARTA, NJ- A Sparta man was charged with drug possession after he was stopped during the early morning hours of July 15 for having an inoperable headlight. At 4:45 a.m. Sergeant Jeffrey Mase was on routine patrol when he stopped a silver 2002 Honda ... - Thu, 24 Jul 2014

Sparta boxers bring home four belts - Imperial Valley Press - INDIO — Four of thirteen young pugilists representing the El Centro-based Sparta Boxing Gym brought home title belts from the annual Desert Showdown Amateur World Championships here this past week. Somewhere in the neighborhood of 1,200 boxers ... - Fri, 25 Jul 2014

GOP on Harry Reid's Senate: Is This Sparta? - Wall Street Journal (blog) - The remark leaves unclear whether Mr. McCarthy considers Mr. Reid more akin to King Leonidas, the king of Sparta whose portrayal by Gerard Butler in the 2006 movie “300” encouraged many a parody of his iconic line “This is Sparta!” Or maybe Persian ... - Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Sparta Town & Country Days - cedarspringspost - Fun, friends, and family—what more could ask for in a festival? Sparta Town and Country Days had all of that last week, including some great weather. The fair had a multitude of events scheduled over five days last week, from Wednesday to Sunday. - Thu, 24 Jul 2014

NJ police captain and ex-Sparta mayor convicted of misusing official databases - The Star-Ledger - TRENTON — The third-highest ranking officer of the state Human Services Police, who was also a former councilman and mayor in Sparta, was convicted today of illegally using official databases to conduct background checks for personal reasons, state ...Former Councilman Brian Brady Found Guilty of Misconduct and Computer Theft - TheAlternativePress.comFormer mayor guilty of misconduct, theft - The Sparta IndependentFormer Sparta Mayor Convicted of Official Misconduct, Computer Theft - Patch.comPhilly.com - - Tue, 22 Jul 2014

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Gary Shaw - I AM SPARTA !!!!!!!!!,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,bound ,,,,,,, - 0 Likes

Mikie Tracy - So my girl just got me the new 300 cuz she knows how much i loved the first one not genna lie kinnda disapointed nothing like i thought it was genna be at all the ending was so shitty obviously love the fight scenes but the first one blew this one outta the wa... - 0 Likes

Jesse Roesler - When my sister thinks that " THIS IS SPARTA" is from Big Bang theory -.- kill me - 0 Likes

Bryan Wells - If the US was ran Like Sparta we wouldn't be fucked with in any way and we also wouldn't be the fattest country in the world - 0 Likes

Spartan King Carter - #Norla_King, #Prince and #Governor i bring you greetings from SpArTa.... More riches to ur family and ur kids as well...... Proud Parents - 0 Likes

Uyanga Tse - PSP3000 White Hacked -16gb memory card -Case -Charger Une: 180'000 Utas: 99000097 (God of war ghost of sparta, Final fantasy crisis core, Final fantasy dissidia, split secont, Naruto ultimate ninja heroes 3, Tekken 6, GTA liberty city, Star wars force unlea... - 0 Likes

Josh Rempfer - BAM!!!! It hit you like that??? Look like he Sparta kicked you!! "I'll take all of you if you take all of me" BAM!!!!? lol - 0 Likes

Johnnie Maynard for 7th District of White County - Some have asked me my feelings on the recent news the county is once again thinking about a property tax increase. Just one year after the passage of one of the largest tax increases ever in the county. Well needless to say I was upset when I heard about thi... - 0 Likes

Tia Johnson - THIS IS SPARTA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - 0 Likes

U.I.M Records - Sparta Boss representing for FYI UIM Endorsed ! - 0 Likes

Ole & Bean Creations - These are some of the CRAZY specials we're having tomorrow 7a-3p at 102 Jefferson Ave in downtown Sparta !! Closeout hand sanitizers $1, Air fresheners $1, Wooden roses $1/pkg, Clearance tarts $1, Clearance Lip Balm $1, Clearance Lotions $1. Bath salts $1 or ... - 0 Likes

Silver Birch Kitchens - Come visit us at the following markets tomorrow : Sparta Farmers Market where we will have delicious pesto and black bean and corn enchiladas to sample Blairstown Farmers' Market where we will have delicious hummus and pesto samples. Make sure to stop by e... - 0 Likes

White County Animal Shelter - Oh My Doggies, I have not been at the shelter for 5 whole days...but have been busy the entire time with calling potential adopters from our hotel room, and getting things ironed out to get some pooches ready for transport. Thank you Juanita, Racheal, Jill, T... - 0 Likes

One Step Closer Animal Rescue OSCAR - ADOPTION EVENT TOMORROW! Sat, July 26th Ultima Salon 253 Newton-Sparta Rd Newton, NJ 07860 2PM - 4PM VOLUNTEERS: We need your help tomorrow! If we don't have enough handlers, some dogs might have to sit out the event. DOG ATTENDEES: Molly Dorothy Toby... - 0 Likes

Tom McClatchie - For the benefit of the old timers of Port Bruce, (like me) here is one of the most interesting and eccentric characters that ever lived there. His name is Henry Percy, and he and his wife lived in the mansion on the top of the hill, right in the middle of Po... - 0 Likes

Sherry Hansen - EVERY time I come to Grand Rapids/Sparta Moose Lodge #50 to DJ, it turns into a booty party (and I am TOTALLY Ok with this) - 0 Likes

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