Cawley: UU was not just a place to work

A year ago, Franklin University announced the closing of the Urbana University Campus. For the first time in 170 years (excluding the Civil War closin...

April 22nd, 2021 |  


HCBS Access Act would dismantle vital program

Probably most families with aging, disabled or handicapped members do not know about a bill called the HCBS Access Act making its way through Congress...

April 9th, 2021 |  


About lives lost

The Urbana Daily Citizen page 1 headline (Feb. 23, 2021) tells us that “US Deaths [from the virus] surpass 500K,” or a fifth of worldwide ...

February 24th, 2021 |  



Limbaugh story not fair

Matt Sedensky’s article on the death of Rush Limbaugh (Urbana Daily Citizen, Feb. 18, 2021) is more a reflection on the journalist than on Limba...

February 19th, 2021 |  


Resident thanks health district

I wish to express kudos to the Champaign Health District Department for its amazing inoculation procedures. The service was very well organized, with ...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Addressing telemedicine and abortion

With the imminent signing of the Telemedicine Abortion Ban by Gov. DeWine, those women contemplating a do-it-yourself abortion at home should be aware...

January 14th, 2021 |  


UPDATED: Urbana DAR thanks ‘Wreaths Across America’ participants

Thank you! Thank you, wreath donors and participants for helping Urbana Chapter DAR carry out another successful “Wreaths Across America” ...

January 12th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  


CCPA cemetery tours a success

What an exciting time in Urbana’s Oak Dale Cemetery last week-end. From the moment you entered the cemetery, you traveled a lighted path to the ...

October 28th, 2020 |  


Help local Wreaths Across America effort

“Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.”John 15:13Approximately 1,703 veterans are currently known...

October 27th, 2020 |  


Prayer has changed nations

Our country has been in an almost hopelessly deadlocked partisan battle for some time now. It’s causing our nation to stand still instead of mov...

October 26th, 2020 |