You voted with your wallets, and I commend you. The electronic pundit consensus conceded that 3-D TV fell flat. The electronics industry tried to foist 3-D television upon you for the past three years, and you weren't buying it.
MONTICELLO — A new, revamped website for the city is on the way, and should be active within two months.
A wall-sized depiction of a plesiosaurus, a large carnivorous marine reptile from the Jurassic period, greets visitors to the Natural History Building.
It's not a true fossil, but the plaster cast is itself an antique, dating back more than a century, said Steven Marshak, geology professor and director of the UI's School of Earth, Society and the Environment.
In a rare appearance at a University of Illinois board meeting, Gov. Pat Quinn visited with trustees Thursday afternoon to voice support for a major new university-led institute called UI Labs.
CHICAGO — City and state officials are endorsing the University of Illinois' plans for a multimillion-dollar research institute that backers say has the potential to drive economic growth in the region.
Updated 6:04 p.m. Wednesday.
CHAMPAIGN — Koch Media was the winning bidder for Volition Inc., the Champaign-based video game studio, according to court documents filed Wednesday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware.
URBANA — An investigation that involved bomb squads, falsified emails, computer hacking and damage to a campus building resulted in the arrest of a former University of Illinois engineering student over the weekend.
URBANA — Within a few months more than half of the 102-bus fleet of the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District will be made up of low-emissions, improved mileage diesel-electric hybrid buses.
ROYAL — A seventh/eighth-grade math teacher at Prairieview Ogden Junior High has helped raise $3,345 to buy 28 Chromebook laptops for the school.
The PVO school board recognized Bryan Hartman at its monthly meeting this week for his efforts to raise funds for the purchase.