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Jackson Avenue Coffee celebrates 12 years of open-mic nights

Thalia Rouley | The Daily Eastern News
Open mic night is held at Jackson Ave Coffee on Thursday night. The event included performers who started the night off with some winter themed music.

Eddie Hacker, Contributing Writer

December 7, 2017

Ringing in 12 years of business and closing in on over 500 open-mic nights, the Jackson Avenue Coffee has been one of the longest standing weekly venues for local performers. Jackson Avenue Coffee, commonly known as The JAC to those who frequent it, offers coffee seven days a week. From 7 p.m....

Annual night of HOPE fundraiser to kick off Friday

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

September 28, 2017

People can listen to music and participate in a silent auction to help support Housing, Outreach, Prevention and Education of East Central Illinois at “Night of Hope.” The annual fundraiser is set for 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at the Jackson Avenue Coffee shop. Angie Hunt, director of housing progr...

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