Joe Barlow found a football player with a unique story at Tri-Valley High.
A rollicking, gender-bending series of sketches about life and love in the 90's is heading to the Hoogland Center for the Arts this weekend.
The city of Urbana is hosting Restaurant Week!
Derick Fabert is back answering viewers questions about science and weather.
The church ladies are back in the CI Kitchen with a sampling of what you can experience at their upcoming Sausage Supper.
Visit Champaign County is back with great options in getting you out of the house and cure some cabin fever.
CHAMPAIGN -- At 20,000 calories (or so), the six-pound (or so) "Big, Fat, and Ugly" sandwich from Fat Sandwich Company might be just what the food doctor ordered next time you have an insatiable appetite!
A beloved television cartoon, a film depicting the life of Jesus Christ, and the story of second love hit area big screens this weekend. Film critic Chuck Koplinski has the review.
Joe Barlow takes us for a trim at Lockhart's Barber shop
ILLINOIS -- Books for Illinois citizens by authors with Illinois connections! Illinois Reads will soon announce its 2014 Best.
One of the biggest Broadway musicals is touring the country and making a stop in Springfield.
We're dusting off our mats and getting ready to do some fun yoga moves with help from our friends at the Urbana Park District.
The Miller Park Zoo is gearing up to celebrate a special someone's birthday...
MATTOON -- Lake Land College will hold its annual Energy Innovation Conference Wednesday, highlighting new technologies in the energy sector. Actor/writer Ed Begley, Jr. is guest speaker.
EFFINGHAM -- The Helen Matthes Public Library in Effingham is in the midst of a capital campaign to raise money for renovation of their new library space. Rehabilitation of the old bank building begins later this year.
How much to tip? And for what services? It's all in today's Angie's List Report.
College saving tips with Busey Financial Adviser Daly Andersson.
Stephen Alltop, the new Director of the C-U Symphony Orchestra, talks about upcoming shows in March and April.
Lisa Sprinkle of the Champaign County Forest Preserve District shares ideas for family time outdoors.
Guest Chef Leia Kedem from the UI Extension sharing Quick Quesadilla Pockets.
Heather is testing out her latest pin from Pinterest, DIY Bleach Spray Shirts.
SPRINGFIELD -- From technology to culture to politics, the Korean War National Museum on Springfield's Old Capitol Square documents the life of soldiers in Central Illinois on the battlefield, their lives after, and the way the war changed American society.
Joe Barlow visits the familiar faces that have been cooking at Joey's Sandwiches in Charleston for over 20 years.
We have a sweet treat in the CI Kitchen today courtesy of our U of I Chef. It's sure to be Simple Gourmet.
With the arrival of spring just weeks away, it's time to start thinking about digging into our gardens.
Get in tune with Champaign's new guitar store.
Artist Brandy Kristin performs on the ciStage.
Joe Barlow shows us Wildflour Artisan Bakery & Café
Crafting is getting more high tech and easier to create crafts.
Back again to perform a few songs is Gilly Burch as Tracy and Olivia Nelshoppen as Motormouth Maybelle.
Central Illinois youth are gearing up for a fun production taking place at the Virginia Theater next month!
Joe Barlow becomes a nail tech in today's Joe Do My Job.
This year marks the second annual Piatt County Antique Tour.
Chief Meteorologist Derick Fabert is whipping up a happy hour cocktail.
Meteorologist Lisa Meadows is in the CI Kitchen with a dinner the kids are sure to enjoy.
Meteorologist Mike Taylor is in the CI Kitchen whipping up a spin on a classic soup recipe.
It's the venue for this year's Red Hot Winter! Check out the Red Hot Winter Punch from Jupiter's at the Crossing in this Whet Your Whistle.
Helping a child read before s/he becomes a toddler: a new program teaches the building blocks of reading and literacy before babies know words or recognize letters.
Joe Barlow was inspired to make an artistic creation for Ellen.
Joe Barlow shares the sights and sounds from Monday's Ellen visit.
Fast cars and high-flying action. Kevin Costner and Liam Neeson heat up the big screen this weekend in Non-Stop and 3 Days to Kill. Chuck Koplinski has this week's movie review.
A new take on an original restaurant excites with popular dishes and an upbeat atmosphere.
A local organization is calling out to all art lovers for a late-night fundraiser.
You don't have to go far to create a beautiful piece of jewelry. All it takes is scraps from your home.
It's time to get moving with the Chix in Training.
chambanamoms is back with tips on where your kids can have fun this summer break, as well as answering any questions regarding the school lottery.
Young dogs need new tricks to help with behavior.
If you're planning a dinner party soon, Colleen Hatton has a chicken dish perfect for entertaining.
With 300 homeless youth in Champaign-Urbana, one U of I grad is leveraging her economics background and passion for social activism to solve the issue.
The importance of an agriculture education with Champaign County Farm Bureau.