Studebaker’s will continue with Castle’s menu, staff

Studebaker’s will continue with Castle’s menu, staff

WESTVILLE - The sign and the ownership are the only changes at the former Castle’s Country Restaurant, according to the new owners.Castle’...

December 8th, 2015 |  


Grimes Foundation grant to help GrandWorks Foundation to buy digital projection system for historic Gloria Theatre

Grimes Foundation grant to help GrandWorks Foundation to buy digital projection system for historic Gloria Theatre

A $50,000 matching grant awarded by the Grimes Foundation will help accelerate the GrandWorks Foundation toward buying a digital projection system tha...

December 8th, 2015 |  


PUCO highlights ideas to stay safe and keep energy bills manageable during the holidays

COLUMBUS - This time of year, many Ohio families begin putting up decorations to celebrate the holidays. Decorations help make the season bright, but ...

December 8th, 2015 |  



UU shooting sports receives donation from Whitetails Unlimited

UU shooting sports receives donation from Whitetails Unlimited

The Urbana University Shooting Sports Club recently received a gift from Whitetails Unlimited for ongoing support of the program. The check was presen...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Warm, fuzzy Christmas greeting

Warm, fuzzy Christmas greeting

Richard Randall of the Westville area places a Christmas hat on the hand-carved wooden bear crafted from the trunk of an old tree in his front yard on...

December 7th, 2015 updated: December 7th, 2015. |  


Caring Kitchen in Urbana to renovate with grant funding

Caring Kitchen in Urbana to renovate with grant funding

For the first time since moving to its present location at 300 Miami St. over two decades ago, Caring Kitchen in Urbana will undergo a major renovatio...

December 7th, 2015 |  


USDA designates Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas with assistance to producers in surrounding states

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated 68 Ohio counties as primary natural disaster areas due to damage and losse...

December 6th, 2015 |  


Frozen in time

Frozen in time

A cobweb formed in autumn is frozen in foggy ice crystals Saturday morning. The icy cloud made for a fairy-tale appearance in the landscapes of the ar...

December 6th, 2015 |  


Made to order cake, cupcake business opens

Made to order cake, cupcake business opens

On Wednesday, Nov. 25, the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting to celebrate Carnes SWEET Creations grand opening located at 1...

December 6th, 2015 |  


Sun shines on Candlelight Tour

Sun shines on Candlelight Tour

The Cancer Association of Champaign County’s annual Candlelight Tour of Homes was held on Saturday in Urbana. Funds raised from the tour directl...

December 6th, 2015 |