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Over The Edge 2019

Over The Edge 2019

The Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal and The Child Protection Network have teamed up to go Over The Edge with a two day event held on Friday, October 11th and Saturday, October 12th. You can have the opportunity to rappel off the side of the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel to raise money for the Boys and…MORE

2019 St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer

2019 St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and you can help raise awareness and funds to fight this terrible disease. Join WJBC at the annual St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer Saturday, September 21st. The event will be at Eastview Christian Church (1500 North Airport Rd.) in Normal. The money raised will benefit the kids of…MORE

WJBC Text Club

WJBC Text Club

Join the club today so you’ll be ready to text and win for great prizes!MORE

Special Olympics Illinois eighth annual Holiday Dinner and Auction

Special Olympics Illinois eighth annual Holiday Dinner and Auction

The Special Olympics Illinois Heartland/Area 6 eighth annual Holiday Dinner & Auction will be held Thursday, November 12 from 5:30-9 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton located at 10 Brickyard Drive in Bloomington. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m., with cocktails, silent auction and music by the University High School Jazz Band. At 6:30…MORE

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

Since 1983, Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $5 billion—most of it $1 at a time—for 170 children’s hospitals across the United States and Canada, which, in turn, use the money where it’s needed the most.MORE

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 2015

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 2015

This will be a day different from any others. A day when thousands make an extraordinary impact. Step by step, we’ll race toward the end of breast cancer forever. Be a part. Sign up for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. Walk or run for your mom, sister, wife, daughter or friend. Race for…MORE

Blogs

WJBC Voices: Words fail me

One of the sayings that was popular in the law enforcement community back then was that “There’s no Miranda north of I-80.”

WJBC Voices: Irish chutzpah

By David Stanczak Many years ago, a friend of mine explained by way of example, the meaning of the term “chutzpah.”  He said it’s like a kid who killed his parents asking the court for clemency on the ground that he’s an orphan.  While the term is Jewish, and incredibly colorful, it’s an equal opportunity…