Aging at home? Think safety

Most of us want to age-in-place. But can we? Affordable, accessible and well-located housing affects the quality of life for all ages, but it’s ...

March 15th, 2020 |  


Sheriff disputes details of Thompson’s letter

EDITOR’S NOTE: This letter is a direct rebuttal to an election letter printed in Tuesday’s Urbana Daily Citizen. This rebuttal is permitte...

March 10th, 2020 |  


Stocking up in case of emergency

Stocking up in case of emergency

Question: I keep hearing that people should have an emergency supply of foods on hand in case of emergency, but I have no clue what to get. What food ...

March 10th, 2020 |  



Thackery supports Hess

I would like to endorse Steve Hess for Champaign County Commissioner. Steve has always been active in finding ways to improve the quality of life thro...

March 9th, 2020 |  


Thompson supports Burroughs, Cassady

From other voters I hear reasoning such as, “I am voting for him because he has been in office forever.” Or, “I was friends with his...

March 9th, 2020 |  


Olga Wright supports Burroughs

As we raise our children, what do we care about first? Our children’s safety, of course! Safety from drugs and violence with the confidence, tha...

March 9th, 2020 |  


Purk supports Logwood, Cassady

It is my distinct pleasure to endorse Stacey Flora Logwood and Tim Cassady. Both are candidates for County Commissioner.Stacy brings a vast amount of ...

March 9th, 2020 |  


Roger Wright supports Burroughs

I have talked to leaders in our county. I was surprised how many said we need to change our Sheriff. One of those was a Deputy Sheriff.I want a Sherif...

March 9th, 2020 |  


Watch out for those contronyms!

English teachers struggle to teach, and many students struggle to learn, commonly confused words, troublesome pairs such as your/you’re, to/too,...

March 9th, 2020 |  


Protecting Lake Erie

Protecting Lake Erie

We all know how vital Lake Erie is to Ohio. From tourism in Geneva-on-the-Lake and Put-in-Bay, to fishing at Marblehead, to vacations and family reuni...

March 9th, 2020 |