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Business listings, Sept. 24, 2017

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

Call Number, 1717 W. Kirby Ave., #311, C, Jamillah Gabriel, 2526 Leeper Drive, #2, C.

Cherub Candle Co., 609 N. Craig Drive, Mahomet, Rebecca Seymour, same address.

Family Resale, 2790 Route 45 South, Rantoul, Harley Zook, 178 Fountain Valley, Rantoul.

Ever-growing Pygmalion adds 24-hour hackathon for 13th year

CHAMPAIGN — Now in its 13th year, the Pygmalion Festival this weekend will bring in many top indie-music acts.

But, as you might know, Pyg is more than a music festival.

Celebrating the university town in which it started, Pygmalion features other components — food, technology, literature and things handmade — plus a 24-hour hackathon, new this year.

Jim Dey: Video gambling putting heat on casinos

Video gambling in Illinois continues to grow at a rapid pace, while casino gambling is enduring a slow decline.

That's according to the 2016 annual report issued by the Illinois Gaming Board, a 256-member agency charged with overseeing the rapidly expanding gambling industry in the state.

Entertainment listings, Sept. 21-28, 2017

EVENTS

This weekend

PYGMALION FESTIVAL

Entertainment listings, Sept. 14-21, 2017

EVENTS

This weekend

CU PRIDE FESTIVAL AND PARADE

Business listings, Sept. 10, 2017

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

Blessed Births Blessed Babies, 902 E. Florida Ave., U, Latarika Kinard, same address.

Positivity Place, P.O. Box 1213, C, Karla Freeze, 1006 1/2 Francis Drive, C.

Entertainment listings, Sept. 7-14, 2017

EVENTS

This weekend

17TH INTERTRIBAL POWWOW

What:Dancing, food, native crafts and jewelry, corn maze, children's activities, and a chance to visit the bison herd.

When: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 9 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 10.

Business listings, Sept. 3, 2017

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

2100 Mile Marketing, 3901 Pebblebrook Lane, C, Rebecca Powers, same address.

JW Remodeling + Restorations, 501 E. Warren St., St. Joseph, Jeremy Woodward, same address.

Line Design, 2608 Brownfield Road, #14, U, Charles Bialeschki, same address.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 31-Sept. 7, 2017

EVENTS

This weekend

THE 74TH ANNUAL NATIONAL SWEETCORN FESTIVAL

What: Presented by Hoopeston Jaycees. National Sweetheart Pageant, midway, beer tent, flea market, display area, car show, 5K, truck and tractor pull, demo derby, contests, entertainment including Jo Dee Messina with Forgotten Highway at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2, and more.

Business listings, Aug. 27, 2017

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

Cler's Painting Services, 510 N. Cedar Drive, St. Joseph, Matthew Cler, same address.

Dream Beauty Supply, 1717 Philo Road, Suite 15, U, Hawa Rachidi, 205 Holts Drive, C.

Gasbike Charley, P.O. Box 1204, C, Charles Arney, 34 E. Green St., C.