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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Top of the Morning, July 10, 2014
"Cullers fries: I get them for life," SHELBY SIMMONS said. "All I have to do is show them my bracelet at any fair I'm at."
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Urbana looks at whether to regulate short-term room rentals
That's essentially the premise for travelers looking for off-the-beaten path accommodations, and it has Urbana city officials reconsidering how they regulate bed and breakfasts.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Lawmaker Wants Consumer Fireworks Sales In Illinois
But in Illinois fireworks are illegal. If you want to buy fireworks you have to cross the border into another state, make the purchase, and then sneak back into Illinois.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Brookhill finances not up to par
But Jack Anderson the taxpayer has bigger concerns after learning the golf course lost $883,110 from 2010 to '13 and spent about 80 percent of the annual budget on subsidizing its losses.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Area high school bands to march in VP parade Friday
Six high school bands from the metro-east will march in the annual Veiled Prophet parade at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Louis.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Nearly five years after her daughter's brutal murder, Toni Cassano still wants answers
Toni Cassano, at her home in Villa Grove Thursday June 26, 2014. Cassano is the mother of Holly Cassano, whose gruesome 2009 murder at Candlewood Estates in Mahomet remains unsolved.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Mahomet rejects bid to build salt storage
Trustees rejected the sole bid for construction of a salt shed at the village's new public works facility on Lake of the Woods Road.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
$12 Million Project Completed In Clinton
Syngenta has completed its $12 million expansion of its corn & soybean research and development facility.
Champaign, McLean, Moultrie counties' populations grow
Only three area counties are estimated to have gained population since the 2010 census, the U.S. Census Bureau announced today.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
What's red, white, read all over? 'Little Free Library'
The village's newest library isn't very spacious. But its creator hopes it has a big impact on kids' summer reading.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Man charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse
State's Attorney Julia Rietz said Robert Krakoviak, 21, who listed an address in the 300 block of Kelly Court, was charged with three counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old Mahomet girl in late April.