Schools should tighten their belts

As a concerned fixed-income taxpayer, I would like to know how this permanent (Urbana City Schools) tax levy is going to be spent. Will this go to the...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Vote for Arter, DeWitt, Thomas

We endorse these candidates for Urbana School Board:• Jim Arter, a highly effective teacher (now retired), was honored numerous times for his in...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Colleague supports Arter

As someone who has known and been an educator with Jim Arter for 35 years, I strongly urge the voters of Urbana to elect him to their board of educati...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Former student supports Arter

I have had the honor of knowing Jim Arter for 21 years: first as my 7th grade teacher, then as a board member while teaching at UJHS, and finally as a...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Burkholders support Thomas

We are writing to ask the citizens of Urbana to consider electing Darrell Thomas to the Urbana City School Board. We’ve known Mr. Thomas for a c...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Citizen supports Arter

I am writing to ask you to join me in voting for Jim Arter for Urbana School Board. I have known Jim through our church for a number of years. He is f...

October 17th, 2017 |  


We support the historical society

The Champaign County Historical Museum holds many treasures – artifacts and documents – that tell fascinating stories about our county. A ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


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There’s a lot of debate around flu shots, especially when discussing the effectiveness since the influenza virus changes from year to year. It m...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Apples – To peel or not to peel?

Apples – To peel or not to peel?

Question: My little boy loves apples, but he refuses to eat them unless they are skinned and cut into little pieces. Is he still getting the same nutr...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Spinners support DeLong

As you head out to vote this year please vote for Scott DeLong for Mechanicsburg Exempted Village School Board. Scott has proven to be an experienced ...

October 15th, 2017 |