February 2, 2017 by James
Two Champaign high schools, Centennial High School and Champaign Central High School, have both started archery programs. The decision came after a local middle school had great success introducing the sport to its students.
Lynn Srull, the physical education teacher at [Read more]
January 7, 2017 by Mark
A website devoted to coding, HackerRank.com, tested graduates from schools all over the world to see how they ranked when facing tough coding challenges, and the local university was found to be [Read more]
December 4, 2016 by Lisa
The Integrated Bioprocessing Research Laboratory (IBRL), located on the campus of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, is conducting research on ways to change the production of ethanol, according to a press release from the [Read more]
November 5, 2016 by Max
Tnemec, a company that makes resins, liners, and other coatings often used by municipalities to paint their water towers, has named Champaign County’s tank one of its top 12 for 2016.
The company considered 240 water tanks before naming the [Read more]
October 1, 2016 by Lisa
September 2, 2016 by Lisa
The Champaign Fire Department has won the Insurance Service Office’s (ISO) highest rating, winning a Class 1 ranking that makes it one of the top departments in the country.
The ISO has evaluated 48,632 fire departments across the [Read more]
August 5, 2016 by Sarah
July 12, 2016 by Sarah
A legendary American flag is now on display in the courthouse in Urbana.
The flag has been loaned out for display by a physician from [Read more]
June 3, 2016 by Mark
May 4, 2016 by Sarah
Jarling’s Custard Cup, a favorite of Champaign residents for decades, is getting set to reopen.
The custard shop has been in [Read more]