More security also needed, authorities say.
Here is a list of Memorial Day observances in East Central Illinois.
Music seems to sound even better outside on a nice summer evening.
"I never had a brother, but he made me feel like his brother."
"We're trying to get some younger veterans to pay respect to the guys who came before us."
Public colleges and universities are rapidly ramping up the amount of money they spend on upper-level administrators, says a state Senate Democratic Caucus report.
On the grounds at Allerton Park, there is a staff working to protect threatened animal species, remove invasive species and control deer populations, among many other things.
With less than 2 percent of Champaign's population involved in production agriculture, the Champaign County Farm Bureau has made it part of its mission to educate the community about the work being done by the local agriculture industry.
This week folks wanted to know about Bruce Rauner’s oddly timed campaign contributions to Republican lawmakers, an old house across from West Side Park, Champaign’s portion of Windsor Road, a former local TV anchor, a tree waiting to be planted and a board that seldom meets.
"I haven't had the need for a car yet."
How delightful are the first warm nights of spring. A clear moon casting shadows on the bellowing frogs seeking their perfect mate while we enjoy the gentle breeze of rain-washed air.