'It’s one more unique experience for our community. We hope people get out and explore and experience the river and experience nature.'
“A lot of people are having to drive 60, 70 miles just to get to an academy that can serve their needs to advance their career, so now the goal is to have this training a little bit more local for folks who can continue to up-skill and get access to these high-paying jobs."
Five months after Rudy Frasca passed away at the age of 89, a bench was delivered to the company he founded with a plaque reading: “Dedicated to Rudy Frasca, from your friends at Airlife and Carle Foundation Hospital.”
Governor: “Through this program, we will bring investments where they are most needed, specifically for downstate communities, where these cutting-edge training opportunities have not been as widely available.”
Savara Lindsey and Anthony Pearson have returned to Lindsey’s native Champaign-Urbana to open 4th Quarter Nutrition, an energy drink and smoothies bar at 701 S. Gregory St., U.
Listed are permits for all new single-family and multifamily residences as well as commercial and industrial work and residential remodeling costing over $25,000, listed by applicant, description, site and cost.
When it opened at the corner of Wright and Healey streets in Campus town, owner Bob Monti said his father expected him to last 10 years. “He was wrong. I’m still here,” he said.
It's like a kid's Halloween bag, an extensive variety of treats: the next hazardous waste collections, upcoming road improvement projects, the end of MCORE, a Champaign death investigation, Illini fan cutouts, community college enrollment, rad signs, MAGA caps, voting by mail, homes razed near Urbana High, trains through Champaign, I-57 traffic at Tuscola and Target near campus.
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Denny Reifsteck over the last three years has donated the use of 3 acres of his farm ground, where he allows the high school's FFA chapter to grow crops.
“With a heavy heart, Hank’s Table will be closing our doors next Friday, 10/30. None of us could have predicted the events of the past year. We are thankful for all of your support.”
Icon Hospitality LLC now has until July 1, 2021, to begin construction and hopes to open it as a Hilton Tapestry-branded hotel by the end of 2022.
“I believe there are very few people in the journalism business today who can actually define the word journalism,” Richard Frank says. “I believe it is a morphing definition, and I think we see it every day.”
Flightstar Corp. has completed and opened a general aviation U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility at University of Illinois Willard Airport.
'One silver lining is that in a global pandemic, people buy cleaning supplies even more. With Libman as our largest employer in town, our community has been fortunate. ... Libman is even expanding right now, which is amazing.'
Dollar General's rapid expansion has stirred a debate in small towns, with some welcoming the new business and others accusing the company of profiting off poorer communities and driving out locally-owned grocers.
President Donald Trump has trumpeted the fear that if Joe Biden and the Democrats win the White House and Senate, they will pack the Supreme Court with justices who will bring liberal Armageddon upon the country.
Events in a near-empty Memorial Stadium, an abandoned school building in Vermilion County, those Illinois American Water Co. envelopes, new solar panels that follow the sun, railroad crossings, manhole covers, electronics recycling, photographs of uncovered faces and the indoor Urbana farmers market.