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Blessing of Pets

Pets are in the spotlight at this 15-minute outdoor service open to all. Children, families, and adults, bring your pets (on leashes or in carriers please!) for a celebration of creation and all that our animals mean to us.

Casey Gold, Dan Church, & Greg Bugbee of The Venue CU

The Venue CU is a new, upscale wedding and events venue located on the historic East Main Street in downtown Champaign (in the former Varisty Theater and Vriner’s Confestionery). We sat down with Casey Gold (left), Dan Church (right),  and Greg Bugbee (seated) at The Venue CU to hear their  family-owned business got started in …

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