Parkland’s Staerkel Planetarium is the second largest in the state and boasts state-of-the-art technologies that can whisk you away to the stretches of distant galaxies.
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Downtown Champaign's Cowboy Monkey has reopened with a new look, refocusing on their food and refreshing cocktails.
The Rare Book and Manuscript Library is hosting an exhibition that showcases the rich history of conservation practices, both those that were beneficial and those that were devastating to the items.
Crowley Pumpkins in Mahomet displays 400+ jack-o-lanterns for passersby to gander at, and Steve heads out there to chat with them about it.
Baldwin Asylum in Rantoul has been haunting central Illinois for seven years with its 10,000 square foot setup of corpses, monsters, and haunted rooms.
We spoke with Everyday Kitchen executive chef Jared Bastion on how the simple, high-quality food, complimented with a stylish yet relaxed dining room and bar, have led to the success of the overall community.
With an ever-changing menu, and a focus on community involvement, Triptych Brewing has found the recipe for success.
The Siebel Center for Design reached an important construction milestone as the final steel beam is fixed to its structure.
Twenty-six local food vendors and four local breweries gathered in West Side Park last weekend to showcase their food at the annual Taste of C-U.
K-12 screenwriters and local filmmakers teamed up to produce short films for the 7th annual Pens to Lens gala & screening.