'We had our bistro set up at 青鹏棋牌 and I said we can take it with us and sit in the parking lot and ... enjoy the beautiful night,' Mark Gerhart of Rantoul said he told his wife, Joan. Thus was born a perfectly safe, legal and unusual way to dine al fresco amid a pandemic.

Bruce Povalish had a $1,200 stimulus check burning a hole in his pocket. So the Champaign resident decided to put it to good use and help provide 1,000 meals on Friday at Hamilton Walker's.

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Plenty of COVID-19-related questions (MTD, UI, coroner, governor, food trucks) as well as horseback riding on the Kickapoo Rail Trail, trains in C-U, fold-up stop signs and much, much more.

The manager of Champaign mainstay Manzella's Italian Patio Restaurant took time out to answer a few questions from Editor Jeff D’Alessio in the 18th installment of our weekly speed read spotlighting local leaders of organizations big and small.