The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Local News

October 8, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

DANVILLE — Here’s a look at recent law enforcement calls:



Theft in the 15100 block of Boat Club Road.

Theft at Mach 21 Liquor, 510 N. Gilbert St.

Burglary in the 100 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Theft in the 900 block of Robinson Street.

Domestic battery in the 1200 block of Grant Street.


Disorderly conduct in the 300 block of West Fairchild Street.

Armed robbery at Robinson and Woodbury streets.

Battery in the 300 block of Park Avenue.

A woman arrested for criminal trespassing in the 900 block of Redden Court.

Deceptive practice reported in the 1100 block of North Walnut Street.

Burglary and theft along County Road 2820N, Alvin.

Burglary in the 200 block of Grace Street.

Property damage in the 300 block of Washington Street.

Burglary in the first block of Park Avenue.

Burglary in the 100 block of North Vermilion Street.

Property damage at Dwight Allen Salon, 101 N. Logan Ave.

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Burglary along County Road 4000N, Hoopeston.


Trespassing and theft in the first block of Woodlawn Street.

A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 400 block of North West Street, Westville.

A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 200 block of East Hegeler.

Identity theft along County Road 1680N, Oakwood.

Forgery and theft in the 4500 block of Illinois Route 1, Ridge Farm.

Property damage in the 700 block of West Main Street, Westville.

Domestic disturbance in the 200 block of West Third Street, Rankin.


A man arrested for domestic battery in the 300 block of West 15th Street, Georgetown.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Thursday, 7:50 a.m. — At North Michigan Avenue and East Voorhees Street involving Marissa Obenland, 18, of Milford, and Jolyn Silver, 19, of Rossville. Obenland was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Saturday, 5 a.m. — At Illinois Route 9 and County Road 770E involving Daniel Colunga, 22, of Hoopeston. He was cited for improper lane usage.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Monday, 7:53-7:58 a.m. — A medical call in the 900 block of North Hazel Street.

Monday, 8:44-8:56 a.m. — A carbon monoxide check at 2750 N. Vermilion St.

Monday, 4:22-4:33 p.m. — A medical call in the 900 block of Wakley Drive.

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  • Fire Reports Firefighters responded to the following calls: Friday, 11:18-11:42 a.m. — A broken sprinkler head at 75 Walz Creek.Friday, 12:23-12:38 p.m. — A natural gas leak at 13 S. Kansas St.Friday, 1:18-1:30 p.m. — A trash can on fire at 21 N. Vermilion S

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  • Police Reports Incidents reported to police include:DanvilleTuesday:Criminal trespassing in the 1600 block of Redden Court.Wednesday:Theft in the 1300 block of Lape.Thursday:Theft in the 600 block of South Bowman Avenue.Friday:Illegal consumption in the 100 block

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  • NWS-CN 07-22 Musical photo Musical takes serious tone For those who are inspired by classic tales such as “The Little Mermaid” and “My Love, My Love,” DLO Musical Theater’s summer youth musical is a must see.About 30 cast members ages 8 and up will perform “Once On this Island Jr.” at 7 p.m. Friday and

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  • NWS-CN 07-22 Stanis photo Vermilion County Museum Society honors longtime quilter WESTVILLE – Victorena Stanis, 90, of Westville could tell a story behind every quilt she’s made over the years, starting in 1935. She knows where the fabric came from, and how she came up with designs.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Fire destroys barn used for storing hay SIDELL — A fire Saturday night destroyed a hay barn at Crosswinds Equine Rescue, 8182 E 200 North Road, near Sidell, but owner Mike Cross is thankful that no person or horse was injured in the blaze.Four fire departments — Sidell, Indianola, Allerton

    July 22, 2014

  • Informational tea set

    July 21, 2014

  • Volunteers needed for picnic

    July 21, 2014

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    July 20, 2014

  • Free cooking school offered

    July 20, 2014

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