Nutrition

Nutrition

Entertainment listings, Sept. 6-13, 2018

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This weekend

CAF AIRPOWER HISTORY TOUR

Entertainment listings, Aug. 30-Sept. 6, 2018

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NATIONAL SWEETCORN FESTIVAL

Entertainment listings, Aug. 23-30, 2018

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KRAZEE DAZE WITH HOMER SODA FEST

Once part of sports' dark era, Patrick Arnold is on new quest

SEYMOUR — If it were up to Patrick Arnold, he wouldn't have risen to fame for his role in Marion Jones' three Olympic gold medals at the 2000 Sydney Games or Barry Bonds' transformation from a wiry, all-around player into a hulking home run hitter who broke major league records.

Eastern Illinois Foodbank plans bread, produce distributions

URBANA — The Eastern Illinois Foodbank will be handing out bread and fresh produce on four days near the end of the month.

Food distributions are set for 4-6 p.m. Aug. 20, 22, 27 and 29 at the food bank at 2405 North Shore Drive, U.

The food will be available on a first-come, first-served basis to income-eligible people.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 16-23, 2018

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142ND FAIRBURY FAIR

To Your Health | Try a new twist on roasted vegetables with turnips

If you are looking for a way to prepare vegetables that enhances their natural flavor, roasting is a winning strategy.

Vegetables brown and caramelize while roasting, giving them a crispy texture on the outside and a sweeter flavor. A great vegetable for roasting that can be often overlooked is the turnip.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 9-16, 2018

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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.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 2-9, 2018

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This weekend

SECOND ANNUAL STEAM THRESHING SHOW

Jim Dey | Poverty's pain being felt all across Illinois

Fifty-two of Illinois' 102 counties face severe poverty issues, according to a study by a Chicago-based research group.

New data from the Social IMPACT Research Center at Heartland Alliance shows that poverty has increased from last year "when 30 ... counties were on the Poverty Watch or Poverty Warning lists."

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