Charge dismissed after victims can't be found
The Champaign County state's attorney said she dismissed a misdemeanor charge against a Mahomet man who allegedly threatened to shoot two women, because they couldn't be found.
Mahomet man charged with aggravated sex abuse
A 20-year-old Mahomet man has been criminally charged for allegedly having an ongoing sexual relationship with a teenage girl in Mahomet.
As school resumes, officials vow to help Gifford recovery
The little village hall has been condemned and is no longer available for board meetings, the water plant is operating but a boil order probably will remain in effect for months, and the town's landmark water tower may have to be demolished.
Laudator Temporis Acti
A Sunshiny Creed
"A peculiar anthologic maze, an amusing literary chaos, a farrago of quotations, a mere olla podrida of quaintness, a pot pourri of pleasant delites , a florilegium of elegant extracts, a tangled fardel of old-world flowers of thought, a faggot of odd fancies, quips, facetiae , loosely tied" by a "laudator temporis acti," a "praiser of time past" .
Rose: hope dwindling for Health Alliance to win state contract
One local state senator is starting to resign to the fact that Urbana-based Health Alliance may not get another chance to win a state contract.
Tom Kacich: Push begins locally for independent redistricting campaign
A campaign to take state legislative redistricting out of the hands of state legislators is finally getting off the ground in East Central Illinois.