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The dog days have arrived with a vengeance – stay cool while enjoying an art trek!

THE ORIGINAL “MADE IN AMERICA” SHOPPING EXPERIENCE – LOCAL ART GALLERIES In the past several years, there’s been an increasing awareness of the positive impact that “buying local” has on our communities. Many Southernmost Illinois local art galleries and boutiques …




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Bicycle Illinois

Bicycle Group Cycling Across Illinois Will Stop in Champaign July 13th Champaign, IL – On Wednesday July 13, about twenty tired bicyclists will stop for the night in Champaign on the fourth stop of “Bicycle Illinois,” a 500-mile, six-day bicycle …