Peacock Bakery and Cafe had its first day open at its new location on Nov. 16. The bakery expanded its operations into what used to be known as House of Plenty, located at 802 9th St. in Highland, Illinois. The bakery is now serving breakfast and lunch.
The Hofbrauhaus restaurant and brewery under construction in Belleville will not open in "late fall" as originally expected. The developers say they will release more information next week about an opening date.
Belleville West High School art teacher Cari Casper-Bassler talks about her life-changing concussion. She says it's made her a better mom to her son with autism and better mentor to students in and out of the classroom.