Taylorville Republican Rodney Davis represents the 13th Congressional District of the U.S. House of Representatives.

On Tuesday, the Atkins Group and the University of Illinois announced that the golf course would be donated to the UI athletic department, while more than 100 residential lots, 70 acres of undeveloped acreage and a 'sizeable commercial parcel' would be donated to the university.

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Shopping for a clock that was once kept time in a classroom? Looking for a gym locker to use for storage? Need a chalkboard to keep track of daily chores?

The CEO and president now in his 26th year with the Champaign-based Clark Dietz engineering firm took time out to answer a few questions from Editor Jeff D’Alessio in the 29th installment of our weekly speed read spotlighting local leaders of organizations big and small.

How much overtime did local agencies pay police officers to respond to the events on May 31 at Market Place Mall, June 1 from Urbana to Champaign and June 6 starting at Hessel Park?

Owner Steve Suderman, whose store was first shut down by the coronavirus pandemic and then hit by looters, said he feels a little bit like Job, the biblical character forced to suffer at length. But he predicted that things will slowly get better.

At last count, the fund — created by the United Way of Champaign County in conjunction with the Community Foundation of East Central Illinois — had raised $1,062,438.65. Here’s a look at how some of the 42 recipients of 65 grants (and counting) are doing.

How soon some businesses that were heavily damaged and looted this past Sunday can reopen may depend, in part, on how soon they can get their shattered glass windows and doors replaced.

To be lawful or not to be lawful? That is the question. Whether ‘tis nobler under the law to suffer the slings and arrows of state court, or take flight in a sea of judicial troubles, and by moving the suit to federal court, thereby end them.