Illinois sweeps season series with 16-point win
Every Tuesday and one Sunday a month throughout 2017, Managing Editor Jeff D'Alessio tells tales of A-list alums. Today: Those who went on to cool jobs in sports — despite not playing any collegiately.
No way to sugarcoat it: The 1997 Illinois football team was the worst in school history. The only one to finish 0-11. Outscored 368-119. No games decided by fewer than 10 points.
Email your question to business writer Ben Zigterman, and he'll chase down an answer.
Ryan Follese experimented with rock and pop before making his way back to country.
According to police, Thomas James, 33, of Kankakee is accused of robbing the Sprint store at 2706 N. Prospect Ave., C, on July 28 and a Circle K convenience store in Kankakee on Aug. 6.
Prosecutors said Darius Robinson, 22, of Champaign ''failed to do even the first thing' required of him when first sentenced to probation in the March 28 beating.
Jose Jaime 'JJ' Lopez, 37, was sentenced at the federal courthouse in Urbana. He has a prior federal drug-trafficking conviction from 2002.
The once-state-of-the-art facility is now a mishmash of little-known businesses and vast empty spaces. Staff writer Marcus Jackson spent a day milling about the 53-year-old mall with an uncertain future.
Friends react to the news of the death of La'Bresha R. Lillard, 19, who was found in a car that was submerged in Lake Vermilion early Saturday.
But if the president follows through on his pledge to cut federal funds from cities that maintain that status, it could cost Urbana more than $1 million.
Alderman Eric Jakobsson said he got the idea for it over the past few months while the council discussed the possibility of and ultimately decided to hire two new police officers.
The president of the Illinois Manufacturers Association hopes 'reasonable people can come to some reasonable agreement.'
They said in a court filing there was "no adequate justification" for the FBI to continue to withhold information on the cost of the tool or the identity of the vendor that sold it.
While both of these vegetables are in the same family of plants, cauliflower can truly shine on its own. Plus, it can be found in purple and orange, too!