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“Acquiring Weiskamp allows us to become a major production facility for screenprint and embroidery,” Lance Dixon said of the mostly clothing-related end of the business.
Pure Being, a new center for healing and growth at 1210 E. Main St., U, will hold an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
'Very early, our thinking was that things would be back to normal by July. But as time went on, we began to wonder if we would be able to open at all.'
Gather Illinois, the large apartment and retail complex that’s been under construction at the southeast corner at Lincoln and University avenues, is now open.
After an influx of online orders in the first two days of class, the Illini Union Bookstore suspended online ordering until its staff could complete the remaining transactions in the queue.
If he can get some equipment back up and running, owner hopes to be able to reopen his drive-thru to sell ice cream — and keep his employees working — in a couple of weeks.
It was a bit like old times in Campustown this week as University of Illinois students were moving in and state COVID-19 mitigation restrictions on businesses were still lifted.
Roxanne Street opened a gift shop in Rantoul a year ago with the goal of making it a fun place to be at a time people need more fun and laughter in their lives.
Village Administrator Scott Eisenhauer said the development will include a “national coffee beverage franchise” with a drive-thru in one 2,200-square-foot building and a separate structure with three to four tenants in a 7,500- to 9,000-square-foot structure, the size of which will be determined based on the tenants.
The Target store at 2102 N. Prospect Ave., C, is set for some additional improvements, this time focusing on the front end of the store.
Allen Strong has been in the local restaurant business for more than four decades and says he’s never seen anything like the difficulty he’s having hiring right now.
Once home to more than 40 retailers, Tuscola Outlet Shops is down to 13 stores, according to its directory. But a city official said shoppers continue to arrive.
Roch’s Place has permission from the village to cover the sidewalk along one side of his corner building and will also be using two parking spaces to boost outdoor seating to about a dozen tables.
Tim Flanagan of Core Acquisitions, Chicago, was present Tuesday morning when demolition started on the former Knights Inn on west U.S. 136, just off Interstate 57.
Aush Knox is combining his barbering talents and his longtime interest in art all in one new place — Beard Culture Barber Shop and Gallery, opening June 1 in Lincoln Square, Urbana.
Businesses can still require their customers to wear masks if they want, public health officials said after the CDC's announcement Thursday that vaccinated people can now ditch their masks and social distancing.
Three weeks ago, Dan Church, one of the owners, donated a kidney to one of the other owners, his father-in-law, Greg Bugbee, and both are now doing fine