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Danville, Illinois is located in Vermilion County. Zip codes in Danville, IL include 61832, 61834, and 61833. The median home price in Danville is $69,900. More Danville information.

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6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

World War II caravan makes stop at museum

But when the 91-year-old Danville man gazed upon four fully-restored military vehicles, lined up in front of the Vermilion County War Museum on Tuesday afternoon, he could still remember the feeling of sitting in the driver's seat. "This brings back memories," Smith said with a faint smile, as he leaned upon his cane and peered into the passenger-side window of a 1942 MB Jeep owned by Lanny Moore.

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10 hrs ago | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

Danville Cemetery Vandalism

Police in Danville, IL are asking the public to help them find those responsible for thousands of dollars in vandalism at the Springhill Cemetery.

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10 hrs ago | River Front Times

The Inaugural Phases of the Moon Festival Was a Success Despite A Few Minor Bumps

Sam Shear went to Lake Tahoe, Nevada, for college. When he got home to Chicago, he was full of ideas.

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11 hrs ago | River Front Times

The Best and Worst of the Inaugural Phases of the Moon Music and Arts Festival

Brand new music festivals rarely go off without a few kinks to work out. Despite some interference from Mother Nature, the first year for Phases of the Moon Music and Arts Festival ran pretty smoothly.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Lawrence E. Howie Jr.

Lawrence E. Howie Jr., born May 3, 1925, in Danville, Illinois, to Lawrence E. Howie Sr., and Marie F. Howie, died Sept. 15, 2014.

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The News-Gazette

Danville council limits potential marijuana facility locations

The Danville city council approved zoning changes Tuesday night, limiting where a medical cannabis cultivation center or dispensary can locate. While some aldermen didn't want to support any sort of medical cannabis facility coming into the city, Mayor Scott Eisenhauer explained that the city can't exclude them entirely, and these changes would restrict where the businesses could locate.

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The News-Gazette

Audit, bookkeeping help will cost Georgetown $130,000

City officials learned that the total price tag for a financial audit of the 2012-13 books and consulting assistance with the bookkeeping software will cost at least $130,265. City Treasurer Kathy Galyen said she inherited a buggy, difficult bookkeeping program and incorrectly entered financial data when she was appointed to her position in April 2013.

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JamBase

Video | Jackie Greene, Nicki Bluhm, Deren Ney & Sunshine - Sugaree

Singer-songwriter Jackie Greene brought his eponymous band to the inaugural Phases Of The Moon in Danville, IL this weekend for a pair of performances. On Saturday afternoon the Jackie Greene Band was joined by a trio of guests for a sizzling version of a Grateful Dead classic.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Stereogum

Hero Rushes Stage And Stops Widespread Panic Concert

If I found myself at a Widespread Panic concert, I would probably try to make it stop. Apparently some dude at the Phases Of The Moon festival in Danville, Illinois felt the same way.

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JamBase

Cover Alert | Gov't Mule Busts Out No Quarter At Phases

Gov't Mule returned to the road on Friday night to begin the fall leg of their Twenty Years Strong tour at the Palace Theatre in Cleveland. The tour continued on Saturday night in Kalamazoo, where guitarist Larry McCray sat in for a few songs in the second set as well as the encore.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

JamBase

String Cheese Incident Presents Lunar Landing Conspiracy

After bad weather and logistical issues plagued the beginning of the inaugural Phases Of The Moon Festival in Danville, IL; the music took the spotlight on Friday's first full day of performances at Kennekuk County Park. The Main Stage activity came to a close last night with two sets from String Cheese Incident including the mysterious "Lunar Landing Conspiracy" performance.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The News-Gazette

Conditions much better at Kennekuk

Soaked fields continue to dog the first Phases of the Moon Festival, but organizers report that everyone has been able to get inside. Though there are still camping areas available, "many areas originally designated for parking are still oversaturated and not suitable for the weight of motor vehicles," spokesman Jim Flammia said Friday afternoon.

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WMGI-FM Terre Haute

Danville Armed Robbery

Police in Danville, IL are turning to the public for help locating a suspect that robbed a store at gun point yesterday.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

The News-Gazette

Plan to monitor new dress code

School officials have enjoyed seeing students coming to class in polo shirts and solid-colored skirts and pants this year. Now they're recommending a plan that would monitor whether the district's new uniform standard of dress is an effective tool for improving school climate and focusing students' attention on what they're learning, not what they're wearing.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The News-Gazette

Plan to monitor new dress code

School officials have enjoyed seeing students coming to class in polo shirts and solid-colored skirts and pants this year. Now they're recommending a plan that would monitor whether the district's new uniform standard of dress is an effective tool for improving school climate and focusing students' attention on what they're learning, not what they're wearing.

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The News-Gazette

Top of the Morning: From the archives

The start of the Big 12 Conference cross country meet at Kennekuk County Park near Danville Saturday Oct. 13, 2012. One day last fall, I was visiting family in Danville.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The News-Gazette

Danville zoning panel backs restrictions on medical marijuana facilities

Danville's planning and zoning commission followed the advice of two community leaders - concerned with crime and premium land for economic development - and recommended restricting where medical marijuana could be grown and sold. The panel of community members decided during their regular meeting Thursday night to restrict a medical marijuana cultivation center to areas zoned for agriculture or general industrial and a medical marijuana dispensary to areas zoned for general business or highway business.

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The News-Gazette

Online survey invites opinions on qualities for next Danville schools chief

"They need to be willing to listen if someone has a concern," said Quintana, the mother of a South View Middle School student. "And we have a very diverse student" population, continued Quintana, who is Hispanic.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

JamBase

Couch Tour Alert | Free Phases Of The Moon Webcast

The inaugural Phases Of The Moon Music & Art Festival takes place next weekend, September 11 - 14, at Kennekuk County Park in Danville, IL boasting a lineup that includes a heaping helping of String Cheese Incident as well as many other jam and roots acts such as Railroad Earth, Widespread Panic, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Gov't Mule, Galactic, Robert Randolph & The Family Band and the Chris Robinson Brotherhood. If you can't make it to Phases Of The Moon in person, there's an option to watch from home or wherever you have an internet connection.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The News-Gazette

Poll: Danville residents want roundabout at problem intersection

And the survey says: City residents would prefer a roundabout to a traditional four-way stop at one of Danville's most problematic intersections.

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