CHAMPAIGN -- The first day of school is just around the corner.
ILLINOIS -- Illinois-based Walgreens will keep its headquarters on U.S. soil. The $16 billion buyout ends months of speculation of a move overseas.
WESTVILLE -- A lot is still the same at a Vermilion County hardware store. That's how the owners like it.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Community pools were affected by last month's cool temperatures.
CHAMPAIGN -- Could Papa Del's be leaving campus? The sign in the window might indicate that.
TUSCOLA -- To some, it's a pharmacy; to others, it's a piece of the town's history. The doors are shutting at The Pharmacy after 150 years of business.
CHAMPAIGN -- Business leaders got together to discuss the city's economy.
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DECATUR -- Businesses are investing millions of dollars to start projects here.
CLINTON -- A plant is causing excitement in DeWitt County.
EFFINGHAM -- For one family, loving Corvettes is practically in their blood. And now it's turned into the family business. We met them as part of a special Our Town Corvette Show report.
RANTOUL -- The mayor hopes a new marketing strategy will attract businesses to town.
CHAMPAIGN -- A downtown hotel is less than three weeks away from opening its doors.
NIANTIC -- A clean up is never a bad thing, and one small town hopes sprucing things up might bring in more businesses.
CHAMPAIGN -- Monday marks the unofficial first day of summer. After the brutal winter, summer businesses hope to make more money.
DECATUR -- Area businesses can get some "buzz" for their beautification efforts.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The local economy is growing.
TILTON -- A Vermilion County business is getting some national attention.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area restaurant has closed. Owners of Prairie Fire Steakhouse say it's because of a lack of business.
CHAMPAIGN -- People packed bars and restaurants to watch the final championship game, but now, the tournament is over and it's back to work.
SPRINGFIELD -- The last time you bought a car in Illinois, you didn't do business on a Sunday.
URBANA -- More signs the economy hasn't totally recovered; 31 jobs are being cut at the Dart Container Company.
URBANA -- Some people are looking for a more exciting experience when coming downtown.
SAVOY -- Village leaders are trying to figure out what to do with some open land.
DANVILLE -- After 37 years in business, a local pet store is closing its doors.
ILLINOIS -- A plan to increase the minimum wage is moving forward.
NATIONAL -- Two Amazon customers say the company deceived them and they're suing.
DANVILLE -- Crews responded to a business fire Friday morning at Automotive International.
NATIONAL -- The US job market got a boost in February.
NATIONAL -- Staples is shutting down 225 stores in North America.
VERMILION COUNTY -- A Hoopeston tire business which burned to the ground wants to rebuild, but it's not getting any support from its potential new neighbors.
CATLIN -- A local landmark is closing its doors.
SPRINGFIELD -- Wicked road conditions mean big business for tow companies.
CHAMPAIGN -- For the past few years, Indiana has taken businesses away from Illinois. But now, developers from Indiana are bringing a national business to Champaign.
SPRINGFIELD -- Under a proposal from the speaker of the Illinois house, corporations across the state could see their income tax rates slashed in half.
CHAMPAIGN -- The cold weather is doing damage to some business' bottom lines.
CHARLESTON -- The future for the old post office will involve man's best friend.
ILLINOIS -- Here's something you don't hear too often, hope appears to be on the horizon for the state's economy.
GIBSON CITY -- Town leaders are considering a change to downtown they hope will light the way for new business.
Here's a list of small businesses that are closed on Monday January 6th due to weather.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's been a busy season for business owners around here.
CHAMPAIGN -- County Market, Ace Hardware and now a Hilton Hotel will soon have new addresses.
DECATUR -- A new furniture store could be on the way to town.
CHAMPAIGN -- The county's chamber of commerce told the city council the business climate is better somewhere else.
DANVILLE -- Gas prices in town dipped below $3.00 per gallon.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois State Police are taking another step toward concealed-carry.
URBANA -- New businesses are giving the city's economy a big boost.
NATIONAL -- Employees around the country at some businesses, like Safeway, may not think of ACA as a bonus.
CHAMPAIGN -- A business owner is out thousands of dollars. Copper was stolen from his equipment.
LOGAN COUNTY -- It's been less than a year since Illinois legalized video gaming.