Television

Television

Who lives here? Oct. 22, 2016

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?" 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.

North Siders vs. nominees: One screen not enough

CHAMPAIGN — With two high-profile battles — Cubs vs. Dodgers and Trump vs. Clinton — going on at the same time Wednesday night, many folks had some tough decisions to make.

Not Jessica Landry of Orland Park.

Landry was outfitted in a Cubs cap and jersey at Legends bar in Campustown, hoping for a victory for the North Siders.

'SNL' alum Pharoah to perform Tuesday on UI Quad

URBANA — Actor and comedian Jay Pharoah, known for his "Saturday Night Live" impressions of President Barack Obama, Ben Carson, Jay Z, Denzel Washington, Chris Rock, Kanye West, Kevin Hart and others, will headline the Homecoming Comedy Show at the University of Illinois next week.

Cubs' playoff push a home run for business

CHAMPAIGN — Don't like the Cubs? Can't stand the sight of Cubbie blue and all things North Siders? Then steer clear of MC Sports inside Market Place Mall.

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

A night at the symphony

Who lives here? Oct. 15, 2016

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?" 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.

LAST WEEK'S ANSWER ...

Frank's Faves: Movies about downsizing

This week: "That's the whole meaning of life: trying to find a place for your stuff." — George Carlin

Library events, Oct. 9-16, 2016

Champaign Public Library

Main library, 200 W. Green St.

Douglass Branch, 504 E. Grove St.

At 7 p.m. Monday at the main library, catch a sneak peek of the new PBS documentary, "Hamilton's America," well ahead of the Oct. 21 airing on WILL-TV.

Rich Warren: With DVR systems, the game is rigged

A reader wants to record digital programming without renting a DVR from the cable company or buying a TiVo with its program guide (over $13 a month), which is necessary to use the box.

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

'Hamilton' documentary