Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

Entertainment listings, Nov. 26-Dec. 3, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

Golf links swap hits roadblock

RANTOUL — A proposed swap of golf courses in Rantoul will be put on hold for now.

Area update, Nov. 22, 2015

Housing authority board to discuss director's job

DANVILLE — The Danville Housing Authority board has called a special meeting for Tuesday to discuss the employment of the agency's executive director, Greg Hilleary.

Decatur debating rules for drones in parks

DECATUR (AP) — The city of Decatur is debating rules for the use of drones in parks.

Chief Park Ranger Ed Culp told a park district board meeting Wednesday that his main concerns were possible criminal use of drones and district liability in the event that someone were injured by one of the devices.

Ask 'Mimi,' Nov. 15, 2015

Will local theaters show a new Grand Ole Opry movie?

Entertainment listings, Nov. 12-19, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

'Floating support group' tackling cancer with even strokes

CHAMPAIGN — As a recent breast-cancer survivor and psychotherapist, Kelly Bradham knows how much she and her fellow survivors need exercise and mutual support, and she hasn't let living in a landlocked community stop her from finding both those things in a boat.

A 42-foot-long pink dragon boat, to be exact.

Care to join her?

Entertainment listings, Nov. 5-12, 2015

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

Weekend planner: Howl'oween

Question: Do dogs celebrate Halloween? Answer: Yes, they do, at least in Champaign. Only today's their Halloween celebration. Watch people and their pets dressing up for a parade with "Howl'oween at the Bark District," presented by the Champaign Park District. This doggone event takes place from 2 to 5 p.m. at the dog park at the southeast corner of Windsor and Rising roads.