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Entertainment listings, Feb. 9-16, 2017

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DARE TO DREAM, DREAM TO BUILD

What: Fundraising gala of Habitat for Humanity and the Home Builders Association of East Central Illinois includes appetizers, dinner and drinks, live and silent auctions. All proceeds go to supporting local homebuilding and neighborhood revitalization projects in Champaign County.

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Latest PechaKucha Night scheduled

Ten members of the creative class will give timed presentations at PechaKucha Night Champaign-Urbana Volume 23 on Saturday at the Virginia Theatre, 203 W. Park Ave., C.

Who lives here? Feb. 4, 2017

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screenshot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides there to wholiveshere@news-gazette.com, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

#TheMJs, Feb. 3, 2017

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Top of the Morning, Feb. 3, 2017

He's back. For one game, at least.

With DOUG ALTENBERGER and DEON THOMAS unavailable to call Saturday's Illinois-Minnesota basketball game, 10-year analyst JERRY HESTER is pinch-hitting on the Illini Sports Network.

"I'm excited to do the game," Hester said.

Approaching kickoff

By J.J. LOCKWOOD
jlockwoo@news-gazette.com

When Super Bowl LI kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, the game is likely to attract more than 100 million viewers — but they aren't all tuning in to see if Tom Brady and the New England Patriots can knock off NFC powerhouse Atlanta.

Entertainment listings, Feb. 2-9, 2017

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URBANA FIRST FRIDAYS

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'Says You!' taping in Urbana

Host Barry Nolan and his panelists will visit Urbana on Saturday to conduct a live performance of "Says You!," the popular "game of words" public radio show.

#TheMJs, Jan. 27, 2017

On Fridays, staff writer Marcus Jackson (@MarcusJ_NG) will provide a quick glance at the best that Twitter has to offer.

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