McKinley Foundation: Social Justice Awards
CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Park District has four reasons to celebrate.
SPRINGFIELD -- Dozens of teachers were recognized Wednesday for their outstanding work at the Fourth Annual Exemplary Teacher Recognition Award Luncheon.
CHAMPAIGN -- They are role models and an inspiration to those who meet them.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The future of our military was honored at UI Saturday.
URBANA -- An area woman says her real-life heroes are the reason she's still with us.
OGDEN -- A Kid to Know is ready to represent the state and spread her message of taking care of others.
NATIONAL -- Let the Oscar debates begin!
CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign County Convention and Visitors Bureau got some special recognition this weekend.
GIBSON CITY -- An area doctor has a new title.
DANVILLE -- "Downtown Danville Incorporated" revealed its Volunteer of the Year.
URBANA -- Sixteen people from in and around Urbana got a big thank you Thursday for helping keep the city safe.
GIBSON CITY -- A doctor who was born and raised in Gibson City and has worked there for the past two decades won a nationwide award.
DANVILLE -- Native Dick Van Dyke was honored at Sunday night's SAG Awards.
CHAMPAIGN -- People celebrated the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
URBANA -- Three Champaign County correctional officers are being called heroes.
CHAMPAIGN -- A local school is honored for its innovative architecture.
WINDSOR -- A school won statewide honors for the Bright Star Award.
SPRINGFIELD -- A Champaign woman is being honored for her work in the fight against cavities.
CHAMPAIGN -- Four people from the Champaign School District won awards from the State Board of Education.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The sheriff's office recognized some of its best and bravest Thursday.
DANVILLE -- Native Dick Van Dyke will get the Screen Actors Guild's highest honor.
CHAMPAIGN -- Curtis Orchard got an exciting salute from Judy Baar Topinka this weekend.
DECATUR -- Volunteering might not be Number 1 on everyone's to-do list, but you're about to meet a couple who makes it a daily priority.
DECATUR -- A teacher dedicates his life to his student.
DANVILLE -- A program sponsored by Provena United Samaritans Medical Center is being recognized.
SPRINGFIELD -- Ten people are going to be honored at this year's state fair as "Illinoisans of the Day."
MATTOON -- The website, StateUniversity.com, ranks Lake Land College as the safest campus in the state, and fourth safest in the U.S.
URBANA -- The Champaign County Sheriff's Office is recognizing one of its own.
SPRINGFIELD -- Several state departments were recognized for hiring people with disabilities.
URBANA -- A distinguished UI professor and scholar has received another honor.
RANTOUL -- She's a teacher, coach and volunteer in her school district.
The UI is getting $500,000 in federal grant money from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
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The American Water Works Association announced Illinois American Water will receive the 2011 Communications Achievement Award for its outreach concerning proper disposal of prescription medications.
A local group was recognized for its professionalism.
One of Springfield's own was named Veteran of the Month today for his hard work and dedication.
A state representative was honored for his commitment and service to the agricultural community.