DANVILLE – It's a vacation, sort of, for a group of people who share a common interest: old-fashioned mural and sign painting.
From Aug. 4-7, artists will leave their businesses behind and head to Danville to share their talent.
He used to sport his mohawk while wrestling and playing football as a Centennial Charger.
Now, he sports it while fighting opponents on a national stage.
If you've been paying any attention, you should know by now that thousands of runners will be on the streets of Champaign-Urbana on Saturday for the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon races.
The race organizers and police have been telling residents to expect traffic delays near the course and to plan taking alternate routes around town if they need to get somewhere.
DANVILLE – The younger generation of Luke family is taking the reins at The Varsity Room, 108 N. Vermilion St.
Cousins Maure and Grant Luke have assumed the day-to-day operation of the downtown Danville restaurant from owners Ned and Steve Luke.
CHAMPAIGN – The county's oldest group home for developmentally disabled adults will be under new management starting Saturday, the latest casualty of the state's budget crisis.
Chief Illiniwek no longer officially represents the University of Illinois, but his supporters have chosen a new student to portray the Chief for several more years.