“It was a wonderful sight to see, the expressions on the kids when they walked in and saw him. He was as happy as they were to see him. Just a nice scene.”
Today's numbers: 41, 21, 150,000, 50 and 713.
We asked Terry Hawkins, owner of Skins 'n' Tins, for his take on Monday's Beach Boys concert in Champaign:
Urbana police detectives were working early Wednesday on the alleged theft of the true meaning of Christmas.
And Illini senior comes through in the clutch in Braggin' Rights win
Rayvonte Rice wins it for Illinois with a 3-pointer at the buzzer.
"We will be working really long days in really harsh conditions, but you have to have a sense of adventure."
"I want to combine my background in nutrition and nursing with my passion for wellness and fitness into a personal health coaching business."
"I'll be more enriched by it, just the opportunity to serve those who are in a less fortunate situation than I am."
Some good news this week — starting with the sun, which came out today for the first time in eons. That and the price of gas has me in a very good mood.
"They had the security tape and asked if I'd like to see it. So I watched myself attacked by a drunk Missouri fan."