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Just days remain to donate to the toy drive for the Salvation Army that will include an all-day drive-through collection in Champaign on Wednesday.
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John and Renee Dreusicke of Lincoln are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Laine to Eric Sutkay, son of Kent and Joan Sutkay of Burlington, Wisconsin.
Continuity was the overriding theme Monday night as Champaign Park District board members selected longtime recreation director Joe DeLuce as the agency's next executive director.
In order to participate, people are asked to fill a backpack with some or all of the following items: new, winter clothing; socks; underwear; coats; hats; gloves; scarves; toys; toiletries; snacks.
The weather outside was frightful Sunday evening, but it didn't prevent the members of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Champaign from putting on a live nativity scene as part of the seventh annual Nativity Walk.
News cameras and recorders now are allowed in certain court hearings in the six counties of the Sixth Judicial Circuit: Champaign, DeWitt, Douglas, Macon, Moultrie and Piatt.
For many years, Andy Williams rang in the holidays with his time-honored Christmas shows.
People who give more toward the creation and installation of a lifesize bronze sculpture of Roger Ebert in downtown Champaign will get a little more in return.
A much-anticipated Campustown high-rise project will be cut in half after bids came in about $19 million over the target price, and the city will have to take another look at its involvement when council members meet next week.
The unemployment rate remains stubbornly high in many urban parts of central Illinois, according to statistics released Thursday by the state Department of Employment Security.
The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced that portions of Interstate 74, between I-57 west of Champaign and U.S. 45 in Urbana, will be closed at various locations the rest of the month for removal and replacement of sign trusses.
Champaign County sheriff's deputies are looking for the person who fired a gun early today that sent bullets through a northwest Champaign home where children were playing video games.
Holiday garlands are draped across the office windows of the Don Moyer Boys & Girls Club in Champaign, and CEO Sam Banks may have nothing higher on his wish list than the community's full support for this longtime organization.
A Champaign man convicted of possessing a gun in July after having been convicted of two prior felonies is headed to prison for as many as 30 years.