Independence Day shakes off rain


Admirers file through the lines of classic cars during the Champaign Cruisers Firecracker show on Monday in Urbana. A misty rain didn’t dampen the activities around lunch hour.


Steve Stout | Urbana Daily Citizen

Champaign County Judge and Urbana Rotarian Nick Selvaggio sprays down the chicken during the annual Rotary Chicken Barbecue at Grimes Field on Monday. Rotarians grill chicken and sell dinners every year prior to the July 4 fireworks display.


Steve Stout | Urbana Daily Citizen

Admirers file through the lines of classic cars during the Champaign Cruisers Firecracker show on Monday in Urbana. A misty rain didn’t dampen the activities around lunch hour.

Champaign County Judge and Urbana Rotarian Nick Selvaggio sprays down the chicken during the annual Rotary Chicken Barbecue at Grimes Field on Monday. Rotarians grill chicken and sell dinners every year prior to the July 4 fireworks display.

Admirers file through the lines of classic cars during the Champaign Cruisers Firecracker show on Monday in Urbana. A misty rain didn’t dampen the activities around lunch hour.
http://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2016/07/web1_carshow.jpgAdmirers file through the lines of classic cars during the Champaign Cruisers Firecracker show on Monday in Urbana. A misty rain didn’t dampen the activities around lunch hour. Steve Stout | Urbana Daily Citizen

Champaign County Judge and Urbana Rotarian Nick Selvaggio sprays down the chicken during the annual Rotary Chicken Barbecue at Grimes Field on Monday. Rotarians grill chicken and sell dinners every year prior to the July 4 fireworks display.
http://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2016/07/web1_Selvaggio.jpgChampaign County Judge and Urbana Rotarian Nick Selvaggio sprays down the chicken during the annual Rotary Chicken Barbecue at Grimes Field on Monday. Rotarians grill chicken and sell dinners every year prior to the July 4 fireworks display. Steve Stout | Urbana Daily Citizen