URBANA -- It's the Crisis Nursery's 30th anniversary. The group has taken in upwards of 15,000 kids in the past few decades.
ILLINOIS -- Planning is officially underway for the state's 200th anniversary celebration.
Update: 4:00 pm, 4/24/14, Thursday CHICAGO -- A lot of Cubs' fans may find this hard to swallow. The 400-pound cake created for Wednesday's 100th celebration ended up in a dumpster.
Update: 10:30 pm, 3/30/14, Sunday CHARLESTON -- 150 years ago, a large brawl over the Civil War happened in Coles County.
CHAMPAIGN -- WCIA-3 is celebrating its 60th anniversary. Saturday, we opened our studios for people to take a look around.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's been a century, but the popcorn's still poppin' at an area movie theater.
CHAMPAIGN -- Next weekend, WCIA-3 News turns 60, but Saturday, we'll be celebrating.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state will mark the 150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address with several events.
CHAMPAIGN -- One of the city's largest companies reached a big milestone today.
CHAMPAIGN -- This July is the 100th anniversary of the death of Officer Thomas Dodsworth.
SPRINGFIELD -- Monday is the 148th anniversary of President Lincoln's assassination.
DEKALB -- It's been five years since the deadly shooting at Northern Illinois University.
CHAMPAIGN -- One police officer got a friendly reminder of how long he's been with the department.
CHAMPAIGN -- The city's first radio station is celebrating a milestone.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A little girl's legacy lives on a year after her life was cut short.
DANVILLE -- East Park Church of Christ is celebrating its 50th anniversary.