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Business listings, Aug. 30, 2015

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

Back to the Basics and Beyond, 1913 Scottsdale Drive, C, Tyra Browning, same address.

Champaign Estate Sales, 610 W. Springfield Ave., Unit #4, C, Whitney Pope, same address.

Greg Maxson Illustration, 116 W. Florida Ave., U, Greg Maxson, same address.

Workers buying businesses from retiring baby boomers

NEW YORK — As retiring baby boomers look to sell the small businesses they have run for years, top employees are often becoming the boss.

The new owners are likely to be general managers, chief operating officers or foremen who have worked for the company for many years and have the savvy to run the business well.

Business listings, Aug. 23, 2015

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

Champaign Distillery, 1409 W. Park Ave., C, James Francis Powell, same address.

Community Welcome Service, P.O. Box 441, U, Janice Vidovic Mouschovias, same address.

Dave's Dogs, 2101 Easy St., U, David Purdy, same address.

Business listings, Aug. 16, 2015

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

Career Coaching 4 Kidz, 1103 W. Church St., #3, C, Lynette Correa-Velez, same address.

Dial-A-Grammy, 307 W. Eureka St., C, Rebecca Sarver, same address.

EON Computers, 707 E. Lincoln St., St. Joseph, Amanda Nichols and Nathan Nichols, same address.

Business listings, Aug. 2, 2015

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

Afrimart, 3102 Old Warson Road, C, by John Chuzu, same address, and Kennedy Mushika, 1902 Karen Court, #6, C.

Bravo Music Services, 907 W. Marketview Drive, Suite 10 #340, C, Chen-Yu Huang, 102 N. Lincoln Ave., #4, U.

Recruiter: Firms interested in Rantoul

RANTOUL — Seven companies have expressed interest in locating in Rantoul, a national retail recruiter told village leaders.

Business listings, July 26, 2015

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

All About Seniors, 2707 E. Illinois St., U, Calvin E. Payne and Mary Ann Payne, same address.

Crucial Cuts, 10 Henson Place, Suite 5-3, Champaign, Keith Butler, 201 S. Country Fair Drive, Apt. 8, C.

Business listings, July 19, 2015

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

Club Carlson For Kids, 1507 Dover Drive, St. Joseph, Jennifer Carlson, same address.

Gray's Cleaning Service, 1615 Sangamon Drive, C, Earl Gray, same address.

Lakea's Cleaning, 2002 S. Cottage Grove Ave., #A, U, Lakea Jackson, same address.

It's Your Business: Camps business goes international

Tom and Julie Monahan put on weeklong specialty camps for kids — and now they're doing it internationally.

Their company is called WeAreCamps.com, and they send crews all over the U.S. and abroad to coordinate the camps.

Business listings, July 12, 2015

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

Celebrate Nature's Gifts, 1839 County Road 3500 N, Ludlow, by Lisa M. Birch, same address.

In Tune With You, 216 Dewey St., U, by Kimberly Chambers, same address.

Lin Lin House Cleaning, 1706 Bohn Circle, U, by Qin Lin, same address.