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Television

Rich Warren: Lend me your ears for antenna talk

What's not to like about free? Depending upon where you live in East Central Illinois, you have a choice of a score or more of free broadcast TV channels. I've been reliving my childhood watching "The Lone Ranger" and "Zorro" on the secondary channel of WAND.

Who lives here? May 30, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

Rich Warren: Is freaky fast Internet really necessary?

Recently this paper featured a story about Jimmy John's Ferrari collection. A lovely collection it is. He admitted that while pleasurable to drive in town, he only truly could put them through their paces on the track.

Who lives here? May 23, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

Top of the morning, May 22, 2015

As long as she can remember, the almost-40 Anita Chan watched "Late Night with David Letterman." The UI assistant professor of media and cinema studies admits she is a fan of stupid pet tricks, stupid human tricks and many of Letterman's other bits.

Rich Warren: Comcast set to offer gigabit upgrade in C-U

After reading about the dust-up concerning whether or not iTV-3 big broadband would serve all of our readers with ultra-fast fiber Internet connectivity, the media relations person from Comcast informed us that Comcast would match iTV-3 gigabit for gigabit.

Who lives here? May 16, 2015

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

Top of the morning, May 15, 2015

Dean Dinning knows he has been to Champaign-Urbana.

"I am sure that we have," the 47-year-old bassist and vocalist for Toad the Wet Sprocket said. "We played so many colleges back when we were really hitting in the '90s. I remember Illinois being one of the colleges we went to all the time."

Wilson is special guest for M-S foundation event

MAHOMET — Celebrity designer Doug Wilson, who gained fame on the TV show "Trading Spaces," will be the special guest at Friday's Bulldog Bash, a fundraiser for the Mahomet-Seymour Education Foundation.