I pray that the road is long …

Dear Kelly and Joe,I was elated when I heard about your honeymoon plans in Europe – my former “stomping grounds”! My first reaction ...

May 6th, 2018 |  


Planting an urban landscape you can eat

Planting an urban landscape you can eat

Question: My neighbor said she wants to plant edible landscaping this year to spruce up her front yard, but I’ve never heard of doing that. Is i...

May 1st, 2018 |  


May is Mental Health Month

Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. During May, the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and the r...

April 30th, 2018 |  



Vote no on city tax hike

Vote no on the Urbana City income tax issue. Replacing the .4 percent emergency services tax with a full 1 percent tax will cause our total city incom...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Coxes support Bean

We have been interested in promoting and supporting good candidates for our community for many years. Urbana is blessed to have had, and still have ou...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Vote to keep Vitale

Easily the best bet for State Representative in our district is Nino Vitale, who is up for re-election. He is the only one of the candidates with supe...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Gonzalez supports Bean

I’ve been involved in a variety of projects and events with Audra Bean and I’m always amazed at her energy, drive, and focus to achieve he...

April 30th, 2018 |  


Graham schools need local support

After more than 25 years it is time to say yes to our school children and staff at Graham and approve a local tax that will move us from 40th in the a...

April 30th, 2018 |  


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 |