Sinfonia da Camera to perform Beethoven and Dvorak Saturday night

Graphic for Saturday night's concert

URBANA — Sinfonia da Camera, the chamber orchestra in-residence at the University of Illinois, holds its first concert of the year Saturday night at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana. The program will feature two popular 19th century works, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 in F major, known as the “pastoral” symphony, and the […]

Ellis sparks Purdue to 62-52 win at No. 22 Illinois

Illinois guard Makira Cook attempting a shot

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Abby Ellis scored 16 points and Jeanae Terry grabbed 14 rebounds and Purdue built a 10-point first-half cushion and maintained it the rest of the way in posting a 62-52 upset of No. 22 Illinois in a Big Ten Conference women’s battle on Thursday. The Boilermakers notched their first win over […]

217 Today: A preview of Sinfonia da Camera’s Saturday night concert

Friday, January 27, 2023 Today’s headlines:  A state government task force is recommending Illinois lawmakers create ways for people serving long prison terms to get resentenced. The Natural Land Institute is filing another federal lawsuit against Chicago Rockford International Airport because their planned expansion includes building a road through a prairie that’s home to an […]