Mandel’s ‘toxic’ environment is not right for Senate

Josh Mandel is not the right choice for the United States Senate. The Columbus Dispatch reported recently that members of Mandel’s campaign fina...

July 1st, 2021 |  


Track records made to be broken

First of all, congratulations to our Champaign County participants in the state track meet last weekend - The West Liberty-Salem girls state title tea...

June 10th, 2021 |  


Nursing homes are in need of a lifeline

As the Ohio Legislature configures the biennial budget, it is important that they support our state’s long-term care providers. Long-term care h...

May 25th, 2021 |  



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. |