Political signs violate city ordinance

The Urbana Wins Team is not following the ordinance regarding the 30-day rule for temporary signs. Looking into this matter, political signs fall unde...

October 1st, 2019 |  


What’s in a name?

Years ago my father described my Uncle Bill’s first day at Concord School. My uncle did not answer to his name any of the three times his first-...

September 30th, 2019 |  


A health resource may be at your fingertips

I’m a solo senior aging at home and, like many patients, without quick access to a physician. Yes, I could call the doctor’s office and sc...

September 29th, 2019 |  



Many options for getting daily dose of potassium

Many options for getting daily dose of potassium

QUESTION: My doctor told me that I need to increase my potassium intake, but I’m not the biggest fan of bananas. How much potassium should I hav...

September 25th, 2019 |  


What Ohioans told me in August

What Ohioans told me in August

At the end of each summer, Congress typically adjourns, letting me spend more time in Ohio instead of commuting back and forth to Washington every wee...

September 24th, 2019 |  


Reiches support Bean

My husband and I have known Bill Bean for many years. Bill was born and raised in Urbana and grew up on the South end of town. We know him to be hard ...

September 24th, 2019 |  


More than knitting and sewing …

It is easy to figure out the colors of my knitting and sewing projects by the bits of yarn and thread sprinkled across my light beige carpeting. The c...

September 23rd, 2019 |  


Be ready for unexpected emergencies

Editor’s note: Although written for residents of areas prone to hurricanes, much of this is good advice for everyone.Since peak hurricane season...

September 22nd, 2019 |  


Celebrating Constitution Week

Editor’s note: The Urbana DAR submitted information briefs concerning the U.S. Constitution to be published leading up to and during Constitutio...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Celebrating Constitution Week

Editor’s note: The Urbana DAR submitted information briefs concerning the U.S. Constitution to be published leading up to and during Constitutio...

September 19th, 2019 |