Bergers support Graham tax

On April 25, it was our pleasure to tour the Graham High, Middle, and Elementary Schools along with the Transportation Facility. Students at all three...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Her consequential life

Following the passing of Barbara Bush, cable news outlets reminded us of the life and times of the former First Lady. I reached back for my own recoll...

April 29th, 2018 |  


Shiffer supports Bean

I am writing this letter to show my support for Audra Bean who is running for Champaign County commissioner. I have known Audra for over 30 years and ...

April 26th, 2018 |  



Keller supports Bean

I have known Audra Bean since she was in high school. Even at an early age she demonstrated she was a person who set goals and worked hard to achieve ...

April 26th, 2018 |  


A fetus is a process, not a person

This letter is in response to recent legislative proposals by 85th District State Rep. Nino Vitale:A fetus is not a “person.” A fetus is a...

April 25th, 2018 |  


FDA: Avoid concentrated caffeine products

FDA: Avoid concentrated caffeine products

Question: My roommate wants to take this caffeine powder he found online so that he can stay up late to study for his midterm exams. I’ve told h...

April 25th, 2018 |  


Don’t miss out on free fishing

Don’t miss out on free fishing

It’s not every day that you run across something that is really free. There’s usually some catch or hidden fee. But not here. This is legi...

April 25th, 2018 |  


New form of e-cigs lures teens despite no proof it’s safe

New form of e-cigs lures teens despite no proof it’s safe

The electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, has been touted – without proof – as a healthier alternative to traditional tobacco products and...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Pullins: Wind opponents ganging up with rhetoric

While the resulting gang attack on my recent letter was not appropriate or necessary, it was expected. Personal attacks on anyone who disagrees with a...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Carol Marak invites you to opt-in to her weekly newsletter, Age with Purpose

It’s no secret that I run a Facebook group for people growing older at home. It’s geared to the individuals having little to rare support ...

April 22nd, 2018 |