Getting Personal is an email Q&A with a local personality. Here, a chat with longtime WICD weatherman and personality Doug Quick.
What time do you typically get up? What do you do the first hour of the morning?
Andrea Reynolds clutches a red spiral notebook as her bus pulls up to Danville High School.
The Catlin High School student is both excited and nervous about her first visit to the school, which physically is nearly 7 times the size of hers and has more than 8 times the number of students.
URBANA — Success was simple for four men from Macedonia who have owned several family restaurants in central Illinois.
All you have to do is follow their simple instructions: Work seven days a week, 14 hours a day. Then draft or enlist your entire family in the restaurants.
"We always worked Christmas," Jack Pinjoli says. "We never even thought about it."
One by one, they are lined up in a cemetery in rural Thomasboro.
Five little children whose lives were cut short, each within a few months of one another, are buried there.
URBANA — Renowned civil rights activist Myrlie Evers will deliver the keynote address Wednesday at the University of Illinois' culminating celebration of the Emancipation Proclamation sesquicentennial.