Visitors to Champaign-Urbana have a new option for overnight stays — one with many of the comforts of home.
Home2 Suites by Hilton Champaign/Urbana opened Tuesday at 2013 S. Neil St. in Champaign's Carriage Center complex.
General manager Molly Mooney said the new hotel is the 78th Home2 Suites and the first of that brand in Illinois.
MONTICELLO — When Samantha Koon decided to launch a new restaurant in Monticello, she felt she needed good advice to help make her enterprise a success.
CHAMPAIGN — When word began spreading last year that Champaign Central graduates Sean Baird and Alec Gillespie were teaming with good friend Mark "Shades" Hartstein to open a chicken restaurant downtown, excitement among folks in the area began to grow.
Listed are 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.
Jeff Tock, remodeling and addition to single-family home at 412 Ells Ave., $67,000.
On Sundays, staff writer Paul Wood spotlights a high-tech difference maker. This week, meet ERIC MINNICK, 28, CEO of AE Machines. A computer science graduate of Stanford University, he earned an MBA from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.
These applications for assumed business names were filed recently with the Champaign County clerk's office:
ACME Elfworks, 44 E. Main St., C, Melissa Mitchell, 508 S. Chicago Ave., C.
Dalton Productions, 1907 Silver Hill Drive, U, Matthew Dalton, same address.
Q: My former landlord sent a check to my roommate for the refund of our security deposit. The check was made out to both my roommate and me, but my roommate cashed it with just his signature. If my old roommate won't give me my share, can I make the landlord pay me my share?