Health and Fitness
ST. JOSEPH — The St. Joseph American Legion is proposing a veterans memorial, to be placed at the sports complex on the east side of the village.
Nine years ago, Amy Armstrong had a simple hope for her family: To find a place where they could all play together.
URBANA — Spring break is right around the corner, and thousands of University of Illinois students are expected to be headed south where sun, fun and mosquitoes await them.
While some of those biters in parts of the world may be carrying the Zika virus, the university isn't advising people to cancel travel plans.
CHAMPAIGN — The Illini Judo Midwest Championship for collegiate, senior and master judo practitioners will take place Sunday at the Leonhard Recreation Center (2307 Sangamon Drive).
Illini Judo and the National Collegiate Judo Association are organizing the Midwest regional championships, the qualifying tournament for the National Collegiate Championships April 1 in San Jose, Calif.
MAHOMET — Wearing a pink bikini, Liesel Flatt, 40, of Sadorus took a deep breath before jumping into the water at Lake of the Woods on Saturday.
“I walked into the lake barefoot,” Flatt said. “When I got in the water, it was like a shock to my system. But I continued until I got all the way wet.”