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Illinois Wesleyan expanding music events on campus and throughout the community

Illinois Wesleyan expanding music events on campus and throughout the community
Illinois Wesleyan University’s School of Music in Bloomington will be using grant monies awarded by the Illinois Arts Council to support expanded programming, with...

Celebrate Free Comic Book Day in Central Illinois

Where to go for Free Comic Book Day in Central Illinois
Last weekend we were celebrating Independent Bookstore Day; this Saturday, May 4, it's time to support independent comic book stores on the...

These are the four Dressbarn stores where you can still shop...

A Dressbarn strip mall location. Credit: Mike Mozart, CC BY-NC 2.0
Shopping at a going-out-of-business sale can be a melancholy affair, especially if you wait too long and the shelves are going bare...

Historic State Farm Building sold: Fast facts

Historic State Farm Building sold: Fast Facts
State Farm announced today that if found a buyer for its old headquarters in downtown Bloomington. Here are some key facts you...

Glittering Nutcracker performances glide onto Central Illinois stages

Glittering Nutcracker performances gracefully glide onto Central Illinois stages
It’s that time of year where magical and royal mice, a princely Nutcracker and gorgeous costumes and backdrops dazzle both young and...

A royal 'Downton Abbey' premiere event at Bloomington's Ewing Manor

The Ultimate Downton Abbey Premiere Experience
Celebrate the Downton Abbey film premier in royal style with a lavish dinner and wine pairings atop a finely set 1920s English...

Illinois Art Station brings visual arts to area children

Illinois Art Station brings visual arts to area children
Whether it is at a local library or through an autism program, children, youth and their families are experiencing more than just another hands-on...

TEDx returns to Normal this weekend

TEDx returns to Normal this weekend
A podcast host, the president of METI and an artificial intelligence guru will be giving the latest round of TEDx talks in...

Sugar Creek fills Uptown Normal with sweet art

Sugar Creek fills Uptown Normal with sweet art
The heat may have been brutal over the weekend, but that didn't keep crowds from packing the streets of Uptown Normal for...

ISU galleries celebrate the ‘ghosts of queer history’ in unique exhibit

If you are looking for vivid colors (other than Christmas lights) as the landscape turns gray, make sure to swing by the...