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Gifford market a quick success

GIFFORD — A start-up farmers market has been a rousing success.

Restaurant near campus closes

CHAMPAIGN — A restaurant on the edge of campus in Champaign has closed.

Zach Wetherell, commercial broker and director of owner services of Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty, said that No. 1 Wok, 12 E. Green St., closed its doors on July 20.

"The tenant informed us it was vacating, and the property was listed for lease," Wetherell said.

Owners aim to open Champaign Black Dog this month

CHAMPAIGN — You might be able to sit down for a meal at the Champaign Black Dog Smoke & Ale House before the month is out.

"We're shooting for August," Pedro Heller said on Monday.

"That means we've got 20 days," said Heller, a co-owner with Mike Cochran of the Urbana and Champaign versions of the popular barbecue restaurants.

Business listings, Aug. 9, 2015

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

American Graphx, 2114 Fogel Road, Mahomet, Lee Jones, same address.

Assist Tutoring, 2125C Melrose Drive, C, Derian Silva, same address.

Derek Martin Hair, 206 N. Randolph, C, Derek Martin, 804 W. Hill St. #2, C.

Building permits, Aug. 9, 2015

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 estimated cost.

Champaign

Edward Rose Development LLC, new garages at 2602-2612 Hunters Pond Run, $40,417 and $60,418.

It's Your Business: Divine Consign gets set for semiannual sale

Divine Consign will hold its semiannual sale Thursday through Saturday at the Fluid Events Center in Champaign.

Public hours of the sale will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Admission is free.

Central Illinois Business' 40 under 40

Meet the Woman of the Year and the Man of the Year, selected by Central Illinois Business Magazine as part of its eighth annual Forty Under 40 Awards.

The awards recognize the achievements, leadership, innovation, experience and community involvement of young professionals.

#SundaySneak: Meet #40under40 Woman and Man of Year

Meet the Woman of the Year and the Man of the Year, selected by Central Illinois Business Magazine as part of its eighth annual Forty Under 40 Awards.

The awards recognize the achievements, leadership, innovation, experience and community involvement of young professionals.

The Andersons earnings down in 2nd quarter

MAUMEE, OHIO — The Andersons Inc. announced earnings were down for the second quarter ended June 30.

Net income for the quarter was $31.1 million, or $1.09 per diluted share, compared to $44.3 million, or $1.56 per diluted share for the same quarter last year.

Updated: Watson's chicken restaurant taking Boltini space

CHAMPAIGN — A new casual dining spot will open in downtown Champaign this fall, in the former Boltini Lounge space at 211 N. Neil St., C.