Category Archives: Event

Stay at Home Response Town Hall

Stay at Home Response Town Hall

Join WJBC on-air on Tuesday, April 14th from 6am to 6pm to get the answers you may still have surrounding COVID-19.MORE

Chefs for PATH 2020

Chefs for PATH 2020

Chefs for PATH fundraiser is on April 2nd, 2020 at the Bloomington Center for Performing Arts!MORE

27th Annual Red Cross Evening of Stars

27th Annual Red Cross Evening of Stars

WJBC invites you to the American Red Cross of Central & Southern Illinois Evening of Stars on April 29, 2020 at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center.MORE

WBRP launching second Fix-it Cafe

WBRP launching second Fix-it Cafe

A one-stop shop for all things broken, the West Bloomington Revitalization Project (WBRP) is launching its second Fix-it Cafe.MORE

St. Jude Pin-Ups 2020

St. Jude Pin-Ups 2020

Join WJBC in the fight against childhood cancer and donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.MORE

Blogs

Workers’ Memorial Day – Remember those whose job took their life

Looking around our community, when we say employer, most will respond to State Farm, Country, or Illinois State University.   We too often forget those who are building our roads, serving our food, or our public employees. COVID-19 has made us more aware of the risk.  Going to work every day for some people means…

Everyone counts and you could make the difference

By Mike Matejka How many federal dollars will there be for road repairs?  To feed hungry families?  How many Illinois representatives will there be in Congress?  Are Illinois communities going to get their fair share? There’s only one way to ensure our community gets treated properly – answer the census. The every ten year U.S. census,…

Reactions to the “A Community in Conflict” exhibit

By Mike Matejka Every community has its home-town pride; Bloomington-Normal is proud to claim Steak n’ Shake and MASH TV star McLean Stevenson.  We’ve also had a moment of contention and conflict.  Sometimes these are uplifting stories of human progress. At other times, they cause us to shake our heads and wonder why. The McLean…