EAST MAIN: The eclectic, upcycle esthetic of the newly opened 801 E. Main came under the gaze of the city design review committee. Their judgment: They like what they see but worry others might attempt the style with less panache. The upshot: Approval to encourage creativity in an area city planners view as an emerging artisans colony.
MORE UPCYCLING: Antiques and collectibles will be offered Saturday at an Urban Treasures event at Rochelle School with a portion of proceeds helping the Rochelle band.
DRUG RING: 19 were arrested in a meth and coke crackdown.