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Entertainment listings, April 26-May 3, 2018

EVENTSThis weekend

ASIAFEST 2018

Entertainment listings, April 19-26, 2018

EVENTSThis weekend

AMISH COUNTRY SPRING QUILT SHOW

What: Amish handcrafted quilts, competition, exhibit and auction quilts, quilt vendors with materials and supplies. Quilts are displayed every day. Quilt auction on Saturday. Quilt classes, quilt/needlecraft and other vendors at the show itself and other displays downtown in the Gazebo Annex.

Travel/Boston | A floating home away from home

By FRANK HOSEK

As I settled onto a cushioned wicker sofa, with a mug of dark, French-roast coffee, and marveled at the morning stillness, a gull skimmed the water silently. I watched as the sun broke the morning horizon, washing the Boston skyline in vibrant hues of yellow, copper and harvest gold.

Hotel figures show visitors are flocking to Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago played host to a record-setting number of visitors during the first three months of this year.

Entertainment listings, April 12-19, 2018

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This weekend

BONEYARD ARTS FESTIVAL

Entertainment listings, April 5-12, 2018

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This weekend

BROCTON RED BARN MARKET

What: The 18th annual Antiques and Crafts Show. A juried show with more than 50 vendors. Food available.

When: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 6 and 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 7.

Where: Red Barn, Brocton. Located on Illinois 49, 5 miles south of U.S. 36 or 5 miles north of Illinois 133.

Update: dense fog advisory expired

A portion of East Central Illinois is under a dense fog advisory until 10 a.m. Monday.

The advisory impacts Champaign, DeWitt, Macon, Piatt and Vermilion counties.

The National Weather Service says dense fog and temperatures well below freezing, will result in freezing fog, creating or enhancing slippery travel conditions.

C-U should receive up to 4 inches of snow

CHAMPAIGN — According to WDWS meteorologist Greg Soulje, Champaign-Urbana should receive between two and four inches by the time the current snowfall ends.

WAND meteorologist J.C. Fultz said C-U already had 2 inches as of 6 p.m. Sunday.

The most snow our area ever received on April 1 was 4.3 inches, a record set in 1962.

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, April 1, 2018

With spring break in the rear-view but summer vacation just up around the bend, we asked this week's panel: What's the most inspiring out-of-town trip you've ever taken?

Entertainment listings, March 29-April 5, 2018

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Park district egg hunts

NITE LITE EGG PURSUIT XXV

What: Bring your basket and flashlight and join Lite Rock 97.5 WHMS to hunt for eggs filled with prizes. For ages 18 and older. Be on the lookout for the bronze, silver and gold eggs for a chance to win prize packages.

When: Registration on-site, 7 p.m.; egg pursuit, 8:10 to 9 p.m. March 30.