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  1. Study: "Shared Space" Slows Drivers While Letting Traffic Move EfficientlyRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Streetsblog

    ... of the limited number of shared space designs in the U.S., only one American example is included: Uptown Circle in Normal, Illinois. Using video, the researchers measured driver speeds and pedestrian and vehicle delay. The authors then compared ...

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  2. Grad student Zach Rose, a - shark' in a sea of redbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Vidette

    ... After years of hard work and dedication, Rose will receive his Master's degree this semester and leave Bloomington-Normal to follow his dreams as Assistant Project Engineer in the High Performance and Sustainable Development division at Pepper ...

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  3. 2 Illinois schools honored for helping low-income studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Education Week

    The Illinois State Board of Education announced Thursday that Healy Elementary School in Chicago and Parkside Elementary School in Normal were honored during the annual National Title I Association conference. State Superintendent of Education Tony Smith says the schools should be commended for "overcoming challenges related to teaching our neediest kids."

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  4. McLean County Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Legal Record

    ... Nelson at the zoo at (309) 434-2250. The Bloomington Police Department's Vice Unit recently arrested a 28-year-old Normal man after conducting a search warrant of his apartment in the 200 block of Lindell Street on Monday, Jan. 11. Although the ...

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  5. What to expect from Grand Valley State football on signing dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | MLive.com

    ... along with preferred walk-on offers from Purdue and Northern Illinois. "On the way back (from Illinois State in Normal, Ill.) I realized it was just too far away," Robb said. "I realized my community and fans and my family would never be able to see ...

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  6. IL: Normal Could Pay for Uptown Station CrossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 02--NORMAL -- Normal could end up footing the bill for a temporary railroad crossing coming to Uptown Station this year. If the project -- a stopgap until a permanent overpass or underpass connects Uptown Circle to the south side of the tracks -- doesn't receive federal funding, the town may be its sole backer, City Manager Mark Peterson said Monday.

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  7. New lights for Normal softball fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily Vidette

    Submitted photoThe Illinois State club softball team was defeated in three games by the University of Illinois over the weekend in Normal. Submitted photoThe Illinois State club softball team was defeated in three games by the University of Illinois over the weekend in Normal.

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  8. Motor Fuel tax receives support from City Council; will be up for a vote in two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | 95Q

    ... on these projects for the 2018 construction season," Gleason added. Area communities such as Bloomington, Champaign, Normal, and Pekin, have four cent local motor fuel taxes; Peoria and Urbana have five cent taxes, while Carbondale has a three cent ...

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  9. Illinois enrollment in teacher education shrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Daily Vidette

    ... who are encouraging their young people, 'Yes, go into teaching in Illinois,'" Adkins said. Although Bloomington-Normal remains stable with the number of teachers staffed, there are shortages in rural districts, specifically in secondary education ...

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  10. Students seek companies with student loan repaymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Daily Vidette

    ... and interest by $10,000 and shorten the payoff period by up to three years. Some companies in the Bloomington-Normal area are in conversation with Peanut Butter Inc., a Chicago-based benefits administration firm that helps companies provide unique ...

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  11. Marijuana dispensary to open this spring in NormalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Daily Vidette

    Normal will soon be home to a medical marijuana dispensary. The Denver Colo. based marijuana retailer, The Green Solution , is expecting the dispensary on Northtown Road in Normal to open this April.

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  12. Free throws, rebounding haunt Illini in overtime loss to BuckeyesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Daily Illini

    ... alone at the top of the key with a chance to win the game, but Ohio State's Keita Bates-Diop had other plans. The Normal, Illinois, native blocked Hill's last-second step-back three and the Buckeyes controlled the overtime period to escape with a ...

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  13. Men's basketball | Buckeyes redeem themselves in OT, beat IlliniRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... (10-11, 2-6). The win is Ohio State's first road win in conference play this season. Keita Bates-Diop, who grew up in Normal, Ill., had four points in overtime and blocked a potentially go-ahead three-pointer by Kendrick Nunn with 1:45 left to lead ...

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  14. Men's basketball | Giddens' intensity puts charge in BuckeyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... for sophomore Keita Bates-Diop, seated to his left during a news conference, and gave an unprompted shout-out to Normal, Illinois, Giddens' hometown. Bates-Diop, himself challenged recently by Matta to consistently play with more aggression, said ...

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  15. Giddens takes center stage at interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... was answering a question about playing in Champaign, Illinois, which is about 30-40 minutes from his hometown of Normal, Illinois, Giddens leaned into the microphone. Maybe you had to be there. Here's another example. When the Buckeyes hosted Penn ...

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  16. ISU to host Town of Normal meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Daily Vidette

    The Town of Normal will be hosting a town hall meeting 4 to 6 p.m. Monday in the Old Main Room of the Bone Student Center. The council meeting is open to the public and will offer free food.

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  17. Rolling up the red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Nuvo.net

    ... on Monday morning. "In every single aspect it would have made more sense for us to film this in say Bloomington-Normal Illinois," says Spicer. Had they decided to shoot in Illinois, they would have been able to give 30 percent of every single dollar ...

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  18. McLean County Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Legal Record

    ... recent weeks, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Illinois began working with the Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal and the Promise Council. Through promotional and outreach efforts, the three groups have been putting out a call for more ...

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  19. Award-winning ceramic artist to speak at IWURead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Daily Vidette

    ... a and nationally claimed ceramist." "It's an open public lecture, so it's for the entire community of Bloomington-Normal," Carey said. "But of course, the faculty from both ISU as well as Illinois Wesleyan will be attending the lecture." Ruhwald was ...

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  20. SCADAware Expands its Operations in a Move from Bloomington to Normal, ILRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | PRWeb

    SCADAware increases their ability to support costumers in a larger facility. The original 5,300 square foot building in Bloomington was replaced with a 12,000 square foot building in Normal.

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