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Recent News

Member Announcements March 25, 2015

Posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 4:32pm

County Welcomes New Regional Planning Consultant

Posted: Monday, March 16, 2015 - 1:34pm



Danville, IL.  After over a year of planning and discussing how Vermilion Advantage could add a new resource to their roster that would work exclusively for the benefit of helping smaller county communities address their planning and infrastructure needs, the plans have now become a reality.  Bob Westover, formerly the Deputy Director of Business Development for the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity since 2004, has joined the Vermilion

Sleep Inn Plans Expansion & New Franchise

Posted: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 10:17am

D118 Parent University Upcoming Classes

Posted: Friday, October 17, 2014 - 3:38pm

Vermilion Advantage Newsletter February 2015 Issue

Posted: Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 2:45pm
  • What the Numbers are Saying
  • Welcome Home - Welcome Here
  • Bidding Farewell to a Good Friend of the Community: Don & Julie Mettler
  • Keeping Small Communities Alive & Growing
  • Living Their Mission at Aunt Martha's Health Center
  • Leadership Tomorrow - An Inside Perspective
  • Leadership Tomorrow - 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
  • A Visit to the Career Lab at DACC
  • Birthday Cards to Mr. Lincoln

Vermilion Advantage Newsletter January 2015 Issue

Posted: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 12:18pm
  • Change & Progress Underway in the New Year
  • 2015 Vermilion County Hall of Fame Honorees Announced
  • Creating Opportunities for Success at Hoopeston's DACC Campus
  • Career Exploration Library
  • Julius W. Hegeler II - Helping Others Build Their Futures
  • Welcome New Vermilion Advantage Members
  • Southgate's New Habitat/Walking Trail
  • Welcome Home - Welcome Here
  • The Start of Something Big for Vermilion County's Kickapoo Rail Trail
  • Vermilion Advantage Members in Goodstanding