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That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

Girls' Day

URBANA — Girls are invited to Japan House on Sunday to celebrate Girls' Day, or Hinamatsuri in Japan, with special tea ceremonies at noon and 1 p.m.

Ask 'Mimi,' March 1, 2015

Did trumpeter Clark Terry (above) have connections to this area?

Who lives here? Feb. 28, 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, Feb. 27, 2015

The streets of Gilman figure to be empty at about 2 p.m. today. That's when the Iroquois West girls' basketball team plays Hardin Calhoun in a Class 1A semifinal game at Normal's Redbird Arena.

The game is being televised live on Comcast SportsNet. Lee Hall will handle the play-by-play, with Kelly Burke as analyst and Matt Rotewald working the sidelines.

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

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Who lives here? Feb. 21, 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, Feb. 20, 2015

Jeff Bentley already knows the results. But he still plans to tune to NBC Sports at 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

The 52-year-old Champaign contractor is featured on the network's coverage of Super Boat racing. The event was held in November at Key West, Fla. Bentley and team owner/throttleman Randy Sweers finished third overall.

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Area comics sound off on their favorite 'Saturday Night Live' moments:

Jesse Tuttle of C-U Comedy

Ask 'Mimi,' Feb. 15, 2015

What do you think about Jon Stewart leaving "The Daily Show" on Comedy Central?

Who lives here? Feb. 14, 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?"