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Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dead at age 80

Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80. Read more


Zoo Do a late summer tradition in Bloomington

BLOOMINGTON — The annual Zoo Do is about more than a nice evening spent outdoors at the Miller Park… Read more

Coming soon: Upcoming entertainment in Central Illinois

Blues heavyweights: The lineup for the upcoming Peoria Blues & Heritage Festival set for Aug. 3… Read more

Jazz, blues in the air for Front Street Music Festival

BLOOMINGTON — Blues and jazz will fill air when the Front Street Music Festival takes to the street… Read more

Down the road

The Illinois State University Black Colleagues Association will host several events for alumni at I… Read more


Central Illinois residents find comfort, mobility, and savings with an American Standard Walk-In Tub

Call (888) 252-0208 to learn more about relieving pain, staying independent, and make bathing safer again. Save up to $1,500 on a Walk-In T…


Reverse mortgages: Too good to be true?

Important information residents of Central Illinois need to know before they decide.


Rose Byrne praises 'matinee' idol Mark Wahlberg

Rose Byrne says her 'Instant Family' co-star Mark Wahlberg is a "matinee idol". Read more

O' Shea Jackson Jr to star in Just Mercy

O'Shea Jackson Jr is set to star in 'Just Mercy', alongside Michael B Jordan, Brie Larson and Jamie Foxx. Read more


Find out What's On with the August 18 edition of our TV & entertainment guide!

Ian Ziering stars in “The Last Sharknado: It’s About Time” Sunday on Syfy. Read more

TV Networks Remember Aretha Franklin With Programming Tributes

Find out when networks will remember the Queen of Soul this weekend.


Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song

NEW YORK (AP) — Janet Jackson's fans were so energetic at an event Friday for her new single that one fan chimed in so the icon could speak without interruption. Read more

You Me At Six fuse The Weeknd with rock music on new album VI

You Me At Six have teased their new album is like a fuse of rapper The Weeknd and rock music. Read more