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Building permits March 3, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of the work and estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Business and professional briefs March 3, 2013

New jobs

Wavering gets promotion. Matt Wavering of Champaign has been named director of commercial brokerage for the Champaign office of Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty.

He has been with the firm since 2006, becoming a commercial real estate broker before being promoted to assistant director in 2010.

Tom Kacich: Kraft a mainstay from a boom year for C-U

Could there have been a better year for the Champaign-Urbana economy than 1963?

Business roundup: State Black Chamber of Commerce meets in Champaign

CHAMPAIGN — Willie Wilson, founder and CEO of Omar Medical Supplies, will be the luncheon speaker for the Illinois State Black Chamber of Commerce summit in Champaign today (Wednesday, Feb. 27).

The summit runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the I Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First St., C. Registration for the "Build Your Brand" summit is $15 at the door.

Building permits Feb. 24, 2013

Listed are recent permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, location, description of the work and estimated cost.

CHAMPAIGN

Unique Homes, addition to Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, 1310 N. Sixth St., $570,000.

Business calendar Feb. 24, 2013

Monday, March 4

Business and professional briefs Feb. 24, 2012

New jobs

Old National promotes Miller. Travis Miller has been promoted to assistant vice president, commercial lending, at Old National Bank, Danville.

He has been with the bank since 2001, when he started as a credit portfolio manager.

News-Gazette wins awards in sports editors' contest

The News-Gazette won four writing awards and was honored in section judging for the third consecutive year in the annual Associated Press Sports Editors' contest.

2 top Easton-Bell executives resign

Updated 1:35 p.m. Thursday.

RANTOUL — There's been a major shake-up in top management at Easton-Bell Sports.

Paul Harrington is out after five years as president and CEO of the Van Nuys, Calif.-based sports-equipment company, which is building a major assembly and distribution center in Rantoul.

Business calendar Feb. 17, 2013

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Fireside Toastmasters. 5:45 to 7 p.m., Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St. Improve communication and leadership skills. For more information, contact Debra Custer at 621-0168 or dkcuster@comcast.net or Ann Chan at 355-1866 or annlucia@juno.com.

Thursday, Feb. 21