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World Series trophy tour includes C-U

Cubs bringing their hardware to these parts ... but where?

World Series trophy tour includes C-U

Just 1 Question: Girls Who Code at Central


Staff writer Nicole Lafond stopped by the Champaign high school club's meeting to ask the sophomores: Why should more women learn how to write code?

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Frank's Faves: Christmas-movie villains

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'You're a mean one, Mr. Grinch. You really are a heel ...' 

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Notes-Worthy: Rod and Zac Sickler

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C.U. Bands and Fans' Terry Brown chats with father and son about 'A Christmas Carol,' opening today at The City Center.


The Health Reporter Is In: Dec. 7, 2016

How can parents and grandparents know if their drapes and blinds are safe if they have kids are in the house?

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Thu, 12/08/2016 - 4:00pm

Tweet teases to 'big name' coming to town

Tweet teases to 'big name' coming to town

Tonight on Jimmy Fallon's show, a classic rock artist is expected to announce a tour stop in Champaign. 

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 6:00am

Portillo's starting construction soon with eye on spring opening

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The popular chain hopes to begin transforming the former HomeTown Buffet location at 2306 N. Prospect Ave. in the next couple weeks.

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 12:09pm

C-U warming centers open as shelter efforts continue

C-U warming centers open as shelter efforts continue

Organizations are working to get a winter emergency shelter for homeless men up and running at a local church.

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 9:44am

Shooting threat at G-RF under investigation

Shooting threat at G-RF under investigation

In a note to parents, Superintendent Jean Neal said a high school teacher found a note in the computer lab, threatening to carry out a school shooting in the future.

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 7:00am

Bike-sharing service pedaling its way to C-U

MTD trustees have authorized Managing Director Karl Gnadt to negotiate a four-year intergovernmental agreement with Zipbike and the UI.

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 11:30am

Florida man sentenced to prison over credit card scam

Santiago M. Peralta, 25, pleaded guilty to burglary last week before Judge Tom Difanis. 

Thu, 12/08/2016 - 12:24pm

Urbana man faces drug, weapon charges


Tyren L. Scott, 27, has allegedly been selling heroin from his home.


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