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Entertainment listings, Feb. 21-28, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

DINNER, AUCTION AND ENTERTAINMENT

What: An evening of entertainment with performances by the award-winning Redcoats, Radiant Reds and Green Machine show choirs, the Red Peppers jazz band and the North Ridge orchestra, live and silent auctions, and a spaghetti dinner. All proceeds support the North Ridge Performing Arts Students.

Entertainment listings, Feb. 14-21, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

SPURLOCK MUSEUM'S 17TH ANNUAL WINTER TALES CELEBRATION

What: Honoring the cultures of Indigenous Americans and the wisdom and practices they share with others. This year's events inclue a talk on powwows, an educator workshop, and a family concert of storytelling and traditional teachings.

When:4 p.m. Feb. 14; 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Feb. 16.

Entertainment listings, Feb. 7-14, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

CELEBRATE THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

What: Guest speaker is Dr. James C. Harden and performance by Leadership Development Academy. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Concerned Citizens of Rantoul. Rescheduled from Jan. 19.

When: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 9.

KoFusion to move into former PNC Bank building downtown

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CHAMPAIGN — Downtown's 109-year-old former PNC Bank building could see new life as a sushi bar by the end of the year.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 31-Feb. 7, 2019

EVENTSThis weekend

URBANA FIRST FRIDAYS

What: The Love For All Poetry Crawl celebrating the poetic talent of Central Illinois residents and students. Poems, prose-poems and song lyrics will be chosen by the committee, printed and spread through participating downtown businesses. Also multiple readings by those interested in performing. Presented by Imbibe Urbana.

First Busey Corp.'s net income up 40 percent in 2018 over 2017

CHAMPAIGN — While its profits were down slightly compared to last quarter, First Busey Corp. finished the year with net income up nearly 40 percent over the previous year.

The company reported Tuesday that it had an adjusted net income of $103.5 million in 2018, up from $75.7 million in 2017.

For the year, earnings per diluted share were $2.01, an increase from $1.45 in 2017.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 24-31, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS

Banks adapting as online platforms climb in popularity

CHAMPAIGN — In the past, when students arrived on campus in the fall, there would be a significant influx of new accounts at the University of Illinois Community Credit Union.

Now, not so much.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 17-24, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY CELEBRATES LEGACY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

PNC Bank ready to make move to 'state-of-the-art' branch in Midtown Plaza

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CHAMPAIGN — PNC is putting the final touches on its new bank branch at Midtown Plaza.

The downtown branch at 30 E. Main St. is closing Friday, and after everything's moved over, the new one at 302 S. First St. is scheduled to open Tuesday.

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