Health, safety, activity fair set Aug. 21 at Village Mall

DANVILLE – Just in time for back to school, Provena United Samaritans Medical Center Foundation's HALO Project is sponsoring a health, safety and activity fair for area children and their families.

The event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 21 at the Village Mall, 2917 N. Vermilion St., Danville.

Poker run to benefit veterans scheduled for Saturday

SAVOY – The Richard L. Pittman Marine Corps League 1231 is sponsoring the Wounded Warrior Poker Run on Saturday at Buffalo Wild Wings, Savoy.

The event is in conjunction with the league's fourth annual bike raffle. One hundred percent of the net proceeds of the poker run goes to national organizations to help all veterans, regardless of branch of service.

Mute swans, moved from Rantoul, produce four offspring

LODA – Hilda and Huey are the parents of quadruplets.

The mute swans that had been removed from a Rantoul lake and reunited at a lake in rural Loda have four young ones.

Arla Boehme, who lives at the rural Loda site with her husband, Herb, said the female paraded her new offspring before them recently.

New partners join Champaign design firm Spinlight

CHAMPAIGN – Chris Phillips and John Turner have joined Matt Hutton as partners in Spinlight, a design and advertising firm in Champaign.

Hutton co-founded Spinlight in 2000 with Debby Winter. She left the firm last year and opened a graphic design company called Winteraven.

Tractor Pull at the fair 2010

Photos from  the Tractor Pull at the champaign county fair  in Urbana, IL. Saturday afternoon July 31, 2010.

Life remembered: Friends recall Daniel Schreiber's passion, zest for ideas

URBANA – To those who knew him, Daniel H. Schreiber was a passionate young man full of life and quirky ideas, always ready to take on a new project.

Rodeo at the Fair 2010

Photographs from the C-Bar Rodeo at the Champaign County Fair in Urbana, IL. Thursday evening July 29, 2010.

Monticello teen organizes benefit for family

MONTICELLO – A Monticello High School freshman is taking it upon herself to help a family affected by a devastating disorder.

Sholem Aquatic Center July 28, 2010

Young and old alike cool off in the variety of pools and slides at the Sholem Aquatic Center in Champaign on Wednesday, July 28, 201o.

Champaign County Fair talent show winners

Results from the Champaign County Fair Talent Contest.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Junior Division (14 years old and younger)

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