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