It's Your Business: ROK's food truck is putting a new spin on tacos

There's a new food truck rolling around the streets of Champaign, and it features items you may never have had before — at least in this form.

ROK's Korean BBQ Tacos started making the rounds last week.

Grab a seat

URBANA — When the University of Illinois realized it needed a 66 percent increase in seating to accommodate an NCAA baseball regional, it turned to an Iowa City-based firm to supply the extra seats.

Building permits, May 24, 2015

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, description, site and cost.


Herschman Architects, fit-out of new Field & Stream retail store at 2000 N. Neil St., $3,547,726.

Business listings, May 24, 2015

These applications for assumed business names were filed recently at the Champaign County clerk's office:

Coexist Juice, 2007 E. Washington St., Unit B, U, by Aaron Cooper, same address.

Gatehouse Home Staging & Interiors, 2809 W. Curtis Road, C, by Mary Murphy, 925 S. Washington St., Tuscola.

Farm Bureau reaching out

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Zoning board backs Monticello safety grant proposal

MONTICELLO — The Monticello Planning and Zoning Board has endorsed the idea of a Downtown Safety Grant Program, sending it to the full city council for consideration.

#SundaySneak: Pizza joint coming to Green Street

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Deere boosts guidance as construction offsets ag swoon

MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Solid sales in its construction equipment offset a global agricultural slowdown for Deere, and the company raised its outlook for the year.

McDonald's CEO faces shareholders amid protests, sales woes

CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

Tribune Media declares 25-cent dividend

NEW YORK (AP) — Tribune Media Co. said Thursday that its board of directors declared its first quarterly dividend and set the amount at 25 cents per share.