DANVILLE – Volunteers picked up 77 bags containing a total of 1,540 pounds of litter in Vermilion County during March, April and May, according to Keep Vermilion County Beautiful officials.
DANVILLE – Volunteers picked up 77 bags that contained 1,540 pounds of litter in Vermilion County during March, April and May, according to Keep Vermilion County Beautiful officials.
DANVILLE – Testing by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has revealed that the biggest concern, so far, with a liquid spill near the CSX tracks and Mabin Street is the strong, unpleasant odor, according to state officials.
CHAMPAIGN – This summer's first Farmer's Market on Historic North First Street will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday.
And it will offer a lot more than fresh produce, says William Jones, owner of Rose & Taylor Barber Shop at 124 N. First St., C.
MAHOMET – First Fruits Produce in Mahomet plans to close its store by the end of the month, and in its place will be a Junior's Burgers & Custard restaurant.
CHAMPAIGN – It grows fast, needs few nutrients and releases energy as biomass that could help Parkland College, and other institutions, reduce their reliance on petroleum.
VILLA GROVE – Illini Recycling has announced a 4 percent increase in fees for city residents. The increase takes effect July 1. The monthly fee for a single-can pickup each week from a non-senior resident will increase from $17.42 to $18.60.
URBANA – The University of Illinois pledges to stop using coal within seven years as part of a plan to reduce energy use and cut carbon emissions .