News

Illinois Products Farmers’ Market Sets Record

Illinois Products Farmers’ Market Sets Record

The farmers market at the Illinois State Fairgrounds has opened for business with a record 36 vendors registering. Markets will be held each Thursday evening through Oct. 16, except during the Illinois State Fair in August.

The Illinois Products Farmers’ Market is located in the Commodities Pavilion.

Physicians from sponsor Springfield Clinic will offer market goers health screenings and programs on nutrition and fitness.

Besides fresh produce, the market also has live music, cooking demonstrations and children’s activities. There will also be featured wineries and food trucks each week.

www.illinoisproductmarket.com

 

Recent Headlines

in Local

Chicago Lawyer Named to Monitor IDOT Hiring

Noelle Brennan

Noelle Brennan appointed to monitor hiring practices at IDOT.

in Local

Illinois Quarantine for Those Who Touched Ebola Patients

Quarantine

IDPH calls for 21 day quarantine for those exposed to Ebola virus.

in Local

Illinois GOP Unhappy About Counting of Absentee Ballots

voter

State GOP alleges law is not being followed in counting of absentee ballots.

in Local

Jacksonville Police Have “Person of Interest” in Shooting, No One in Custody

gun

Jacksonville Police say they have someone they want to interview in a shooting death from Friday morning.

in Local

Next Generation of Business Leaders Learn From an Internet Pro

computer

Dozens of area high school students spent their morning with a top executive in the social media world