App, websites, grocers help with food-recall updates

App, websites, grocers help with food-recall updates

Question: Turns out that the hot dogs I had planned to make for lunch yesterday were recalled but I had no idea. Why do foods get recalled, and how ca...

September 25th, 2017 |  


YMCA winter swim team forming

YMCA winter swim team forming

The Champaign Family YMCA is announcing a free trial practice for the Flying Fish (CF3) Winter Swim Team Sept. 28 at the Y. Two informational parent m...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Playing toddler is fatally struck by car in Ohio driveway COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a car pulling into the driveway of a central Ohi...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Election letters due Oct. 18

Letters from readers about the Nov. 7 election are due by Oct. 18 at 5 p.m. Letters should be emailed to bburns@aimmediamidwest.com and be 100 words o...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Champaign YMCA launches annual campaign

Champaign YMCA launches annual campaign

The Champaign Family YMCA has launched its annual campaign to raise funds for local programs and resources that support youth development, healthy liv...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Looking Back: Westville Railroad Depot

Looking Back: Westville Railroad Depot

The Westville Railroad Depot was located one-half mile south of Westville on the Pennsylvania Railroad. Freight and passenger services were available ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Ohio News Briefs

Ohio University bans indoor protests with new speech policy ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio University’s new “freedom of expression” ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Piano prodigy helps kick off SSO’s 74th season

Piano prodigy helps kick off SSO’s 74th season

SPRINGFIELD - The Springfield Symphony Orchestra (SSO) kicks off its 74th season with 14-year-old prodigy pianist Gavin George at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, ...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


LGBT advocate to speak at Urbana University

LGBT advocate to speak at Urbana University

The Urbana University Campus Activities Board will welcome Shane Bitney Crone, an award-winning filmmaker, LGBT advocate and speaker. He will visit th...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Pets of the Week

Pets of the Week

PAWS Animal Shelter (dog)Have you ever seen a cuter face than mine? I’m Bingo, here at PAWS Animal Shelter, Urbana. I’m a Cattle Dog/Heele...

September 22nd, 2017 |