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The Virginia Theatre continues impacting C-U community

The Virginia Theatre continues impacting C-U community

November 12, 2014

At night, The Virginia Theatre is lit by the dim lights recessed on the walls. The children on stage rehearsing for “A Christmas Story” present a far different scene from the vaudeville shows of yesteryear. The big names haven’t stopped coming to the theater, but even the smaller names still get th...

Illinois Manufacturing Lab to benefit UI, Chicago

By Johnathan Hettinger

December 14, 2013

The new Illinois Manufacturing Lab will benefit the University of Illinois, the state of Illinois and the city of Chicago, top University officials told the Board of Trustees at its special meeting Friday. The lab, which was announced by Gov. Pat Quinn on Friday, is meant to help small- and medium-sized...