Though several in attendance spoke out against allowing the sale of recreational marijuana within the city limits, aldermen voted 9-3 to allow it and to impose a 3 percent tax on sales.
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IEPA officials involved in writing the rules will hold listening sessions from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today at Bremer Auditorium on the Danville Area Community College campus.
The Vermilion Heritage Foundation’s board of directors announced Friday the hiring of Jason Rome, who majored in music at Millikin University, where he was a manager at the Kirkland Fine Arts Center. He later moved into the finance world and has been involved extensively in the community, serving on the boards of several local organizations.
The Fithian-area farmer who was appointed to the 104th Illinois House District seat a year ago and won election to it in November announced Thursday that he will file in November to run for re-election as a state representative so he can have more time with his family and help out with the family farm.
DANVILLE — After last year’s annual campaign did not quite meet expectations, United Way of Danville Area officials have assembled for this ye…
And Katasha Butler's efforts to ensure that others at her alma mater get the chance to see what those schools have to offer has earned her recognition at Alpha Kappa Alpha's annual Pink Panache gala Friday in Champaign.
Jeri Lynn Collins, who owns the vacant, century-old building with her husband, Chris, said they have developed a new partnership with former Danville bankers Craig and Kim Campbell.