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It's finally his turn to ask the questions

CHAMPAIGN — When most people leave work early or ditch class and head to a local watering hole on a Friday afternoon, it's usually not to watch a rousing game of "Jeopardy."

But that's exactly what friends — and possibly some students — of Sean Anderson plan to do.

Who lives here? Oct. 17, 2015

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

Dick Van Dyke's condemned childhood home to become his foundation center

DANVILLE — A run-down house on Danville’s condemned list will be spared the wrecking ball, courtesy its most famous former resident. 

Sunday, an excited Danville Mayor Scott Eisenhauer shared the news in an e-mail: the two-story home that Dick Van Dyke spent his early childhood in will soon house the “Dandy Vandy” Dick Van Dyke Foundation center.

Who lives here? Oct. 10, 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?'

From 90210 to 61872

SADORUS — Jennie Garth has been on a hit TV show and in movies. But on Saturday night, she was just another customer as she dropped in unexpectedly at two Sadorus businesses.

The Pub in Sadorus co-owner James Hatchel said Garth, 43, came in with her husband, sister, niece and her niece's fianc.

"They hung out for quite a while," Hatchel said. "They were just having a good time."

Hello again, Pat Sajak

For the third time in a new season not yet four weeks old, a Champaign resident will put Vanna White to work on TV's longest-running syndicated game show.

The latest local to spin the "Wheel of Fortune" is 25-year-old UI PhD student RACHEL KLAREN, whose episode airs Thursday (6:30 p.m., WAND-TV).

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Binging on 'Doc Now!'

Who lives here? Oct. 3, 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?'

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

University YMCA exhibit

Who lives here? Sept. 26, 2015

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

Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home 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.

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