Mercy Memorial Hospital remains vital part of community

Mercy Memorial Hospital remains vital part of community

As you know, the health care industry has experienced some very significant changes over the past year. While some of these changes certainly have pro...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Mechanicsburg Public Library offers new digital resources

We’re excited to share our new digital resources. Use your Mechanicsburg Public Library card to get instant access to popular magazines with Fli...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Over 100 form local Life Chain

Champaign County Right to Life wishes to thank the over a hundred people who turned out for the Life Chain witness on Sunday, Oct. 4. Special thanks g...

October 7th, 2015 |  



Children’s well-being should be first concern of divorced parents

Children’s well-being should be first concern of divorced parents

Question: Several of our children’s friends’ parents are divorced. Some of them seem to work through parenting issues easily, but others s...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Where are the statesmen?

A good friend, whose political awareness I admire, suggested I write an article about the current lack of statesmen, in Washington specifically and in...

October 4th, 2015 |  


Chow Line: Eat better without breaking the bank

Chow Line: Eat better without breaking the bank

Question: I want to help my family eat better, but it seems like whenever I try to buy healthy foods, it costs a lot more. How can we eat better witho...

September 30th, 2015 |  


Support The Youth PROMISE Act

As I listened to Pope Francis addressing congress this weekend, I was inspired to his call to “do more” for peace in our schools and commu...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Corn field a bad spot for Urbana schools

I voted for the school bond issue but I wish I could take my vote back. I didn’t realize at voting time that the Urbana School District bought a...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Paying it forward at Hoopla

In today’s society it is hard to find teens that pay it forward.My two granddaughters and one grandson entered a contest at the Hoopla Parade on...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Let’s do the new Urbana schools right

I would like to bring an issue regarding the new Urbana school buildings to the attention of the taxpayers who are paying for it.I believe there needs...

September 29th, 2015 updated: September 29th, 2015. |