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Business listings, Jan. 20, 2019

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

Aerial View Aviation, 2106 Belmont Park Lane, C, Amanda Shay, same address.

G.I.G., 3316 Ridgewood Road, C, Deandre Reed, same address.

Ghana Sales, P.O. Box 2382, C, Le'Passion Darby, 2652 Hunters Pond Run, #22, C.

Tesla to cut 7 percent of its workforce

Tesla will cut 7 percent of its workforce as it tries to lower prices and break out of the niche-car market to produce an electric vehicle that more people can afford.

Tesla's cheapest model right now is the $44,000 Model 3, and it needs to broaden its customer base to survive.

Microsoft pledges $500 million to tackle Seattle housing crisis

SEATTLE (AP) — Microsoft pledged $500 million to address homelessness and develop affordable housing in response to the Seattle region's widening affordability gap.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 17-24, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

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

Business listings, Jan. 13, 2019

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

4KProVids, 1016 E. Kerr Ave., Apt. 301, U, Jared Gissler, same address.

Airspeed Alive Aviation, 406 N. Willis Ave., C, Austin Clark, same address.

Maron Home Care, 129 N. Race St., U, Maron Harris, 1055 Baytowne Drive, Apt. 16, C.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 10-17, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

JEFF DUNHAM

What: Comedian and ventriloquist on his "Passively Aggressive" Tour.

When: 5 p.m. Jan. 12.

Where: State Farm Center, 1800 S. First St., C.

Cost: $45.50 plus fees.

More info: Call 866-455-4641 or statefarmcenter.com.

Next week

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

Wired In: Thomas Kim

Each week, staff writer Paul Wood talks with a high-tech difference-maker. This week, meet Dr. THOMAS KIM, founder of Artificial Intelligence Imaging Research (A2IR) LLC. The new startup company is working on leveraging artificial intelligence in interpretations of medical-imaging studies.

Business listings, Jan. 6, 2019

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

Blu Modify Dance Studio, 816 N. Country Fair Drive, Unit 3, C, Teaira Ross, 705 Erin Drive, C.

MJS Healthcare Consulting, 4208 Curtis Meadow Drive, C, Daughn Sutter and Michael Sutter, same address.

Entertainment listings, Jan. 3-10, 2019

EVENTS

This weekend

ILLINI FARM TOY SHOW AND AUCTION

What: Hosted by Champaign County and Vermillion County Farm Bureau Young Ag Leaders. Lots of farm toy vendors and collectible items with a live consignment auction.

When: 4 to 8 p.m. Jan. 4 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 5. Auction, 10:30 a.m. Jan. 5.

Where: Wyndham Garden Hotel, 1001 W. Killarney St., U.

Business listings, Dec. 30, 2018

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

DRONAA, 508 E. John St., Apt. 221, C, Nikhil Mannem, same address.

Gama Enterprises, 2605 Wendover Place, C, Kenneth Mattox, same address.

The Nimble Swede Properties, 3100 E. Tatman Court, #17696, U, Inga Fonder, 908 E. Florida Ave., U.

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