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They knew each other, they were friends, there was an argument, and now an Illinois man is missing half an ear. HUFFPOST. As Iron Mike glares at you I'll give you the story. Richard Vody was pissed, or hungry, or both...He went to his friend's place in Cook County and they had words. The friend and his girlfriend were just hanging out with all there body parts fully attached until Richard showed up.
Trying to make plans for this weekend? Look no further, here are five things to do in Bloomington-Normal this weekend:. Watch a performance of "Waiting For Lefty" Join the Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance for its first in-person production in over 18 months. "Waiting for Lefty" by...
“Waiting for Lefty” opened at Illinois State University Thursday evening, kicking off their 2021-22 season. After the audience had been seated and the familiar “Please turn off your phone” speech was heard over the loud speakers, this was added to the usual plea: “By buying a ticket, you agreed to wear a mask while in the building.” And everyone that I observed did wear their mask, and with no complaint.
STOCKTON–The Stockton Heritage Museum will host “Casting a Historic Vote: Suffrage for Women in Illinois” on Sunday, Oct. 10 at the Stockton Heritage Museum, 107 W. Front St., …. This item is available in full to subscribers. Attention subscribers. We have recently launched a new and improved website. To continue...
ROCKFORD, Ill. — The northern Illinois city that figured prominently in the movie “A League of Their Own” might be getting a museum of its own. The Rockford Zoning Board of Appeals voted unanimously last week to grant a special-use permit to build a $10 million International Women’s Baseball Museum at Beyer Park on the city’s southeast side, the Rockford Register Star reported.
Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance opens its second in-person production of the fall semester, Bulrusher by Eisa Davis. Performances are October 1,2,5–9 at 7:30 p.m., and October 3 at 2 p.m. in Westhoff Theatre. Found floating in a basket on the river as an infant, Bulrusher is...
A historical theater in Illinois will be featuring a horror movie series on the big screen. One of my favorite seasons of the year is fall. There are so many reasons including football, apple donuts, and leaves changing colors to just name a few. On the top of the list is definitely Halloween. I love everything about it from the decorations, costumes, candy, and scary movies.
The body of Jelani Day, 25, a first-semester graduate student from Illinois State University, has been found after he went missing on 24 August. While Day’s case has been in the news there has been some confusion over whether Harlem fashion icon Dapper Dan and Jelani Day were related. Let’s clear this up.
NORMAL — Sanhawich Meateanuwat has two goals with his upcoming production of the 1935 play "Waiting for Lefty": to promote empathy and inspire courage. A 28-year-old Illinois State University MFA directing student, Meateanuwat proposed the play after drawing similarities between its message and recent human rights protests in Thailand and globally.
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PEORIA — It's been four years since Alexis Scott went missing at age 20, last seen briefly at a party in Peoria. Since she vanished on Sept. 23, 2017, family, friends and an active Alexis Camry Scott Campaign Facebook page have kept Scott's name and face in the public eye.
Illinois State University recently issued the following announcement. Website: https://galleries.illinoisstate.edu/exhibitions/2021/tj-dedeaux-norris/. University Galleries of Illinois State University is pleased to present T.J. Dedeaux-Norris: Second Line from August 4 through December 12, 2021. Split into two parts, this exhibition features over 45 works from multiple series spanning 16 years by artist, performer, and educator T.J. Dedeaux-Norris. Dedeaux-Norris critiques systems of race, sex, gender, religion, education, healthcare, and class, as well as the complexities of family dynamics and histories. Through their multidisciplinary practice, including painting, fiber, performance, video, and music, Dedeaux-Norris questions how these systems—and the visible and invisible trauma they induce—exploit people of color, women, Queer folx, and the elderly.
If there is one game show on the planet that I wished I could be a contestant on, it would be Jeopardy. Even now, after the death of legendary host Alex Trebek, I'd still want to do it. After all, Trebek's involvement with the game is what made it so...
With yet another award going to an Illinois-born actress last night at the Emmys, I figured it was time to do a bit of research. Just about every year, when award season comes around, which by the way we're on the cusp of, someone from Illinois scoops up an award.