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Business listings, Aug. 26, 2018

These applications for assumed business names were filed with the Champaign County clerk's office:Bliss, 611 W. Church St., Apt. 11, C, Denise Hammond, same address.

Cleanliness is Bliss, 1205 Mimosa Drive, C, Marshawn Gregory, same address.

DB Designs, 4032 Danbury Drive, C, Denise Terrio, same address, and Beth Millis, 511 N. Elm St., St. Joseph.

Top of the Morning, Aug. 26, 2018

Of all the reasons to be excited about the soon-to-open Pour Bros. Craft Taproom in downtown Champaign, this one caught our eye: A high-tech tap wall, the first of its kind in these parts.

Basically, you pay for what you pour yourself — 1 ounce at a time — while sampling up to 24 different brands of beer and four types of wine.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 23-30, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

KRAZEE DAZE WITH HOMER SODA FEST

For Campus Florist owner, the bloom is finally off the rose

CHAMPAIGN — In the years since it opened, Campus Florist has survived two fires, student protesters smashing its windows and a burglary in 1997 that left owner Anne P. Johnston in a coma for a week.

A mainstay at 609 E. Green St., C, it has outlasted countless Campustown stores that have either moved or closed.

But after 77 years, Johnston said, "I think it's time."

Business listings, Aug. 19, 2018

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

ECD Electrical, 408 W. Tomaras Ave., Savoy, Edward Dawson, same address.

Hair By Shelby, 105 N. Mattis Ave., Suite 10, C, Shelby Armstrong, 1104 E. Main St., U.

Hair by Sierra, 105 N. Mattis Ave, C, Sierra Lipsey, 2401 B. Whitson Circle, U.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 16-23, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

142ND FAIRBURY FAIR

Business listings, Aug. 12, 2018

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

1408 Soul Food, 3008 W. Daniel St., C, Christina Glass, same address.

99 China LLC, 401 S. First St., C, Liqing Lin, 603 S. Jeffery Drive, Mahomet.

Himalayan Crafts, 2701 Hunters Pond Run, Apt. 21, C, Purnima Shakya, same address.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 9-16, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

GEORGETOWN FAIR

What: Carnival operating daily until Aug. 11. Daily music entertainment, pig races and a petting zoo are free attractions. Daily livestock shows, food, exhibits and evening grandstand entertainment: barnyard tractor pull, Aug. 9; rodeo, Aug. 10; demolition derby, 5:30 p.m. Aug. 11.

When: Aug. 9-11.

Introduction of dockless bikes has campus, competition curious

CHAMPAIGN — Beginning this fall, some 500 turquoise bikes are expected to show up in Champaign-Urbana, the community's first attempt to bring dockless bike sharing here.

Indiana-based VeoRide is the first company to apply for a license, and if approved, students arriving in August could be using them to get to class.

Business listings, Aug. 5, 2018

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

AJ's Hair Design, 155 George St., U, Tania Lama, same address.

E & R Collisions, 901 N. Market St., Suite A, C, Romell Campbell and Eardis Williams, 410 E. Eureka St., C.

Natural Narratives, 1010 W. Church St., Side 3, C, Lucas Dunn, same address.