Urbana police chief supports city levy

Urbana police chief supports city levy

Now is the time to come to the aid of your neighbor, or in this case, your city; more specifically your police and fire safety forces. As your chief o...

October 27th, 2018 |  


Reader supports Baldwin

Angry verbal and social media attacks by partisan politicians are dividing our country, pitting family and friends against each other, and fostering v...

October 27th, 2018 |  


Urbana’s safety divisions need tax increase

Urbana’s safety divisions need tax increase

As a citizen and the Mayor of Urbana, I am not one normally in favor of raising taxes; however, over the past 7 years, we have seen continued reductio...

October 27th, 2018 |  



Reader refutes election letter

Jo Marenberg’s letter to the Urbana Daily Citizen (Oct. 24) in support of Janet Garrett for the Fourth Congressional district representative rai...

October 27th, 2018 |  


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

More than 52 million Americans are age 65 or older, according to the U.S. Census. In 2014 alone, the Center for Disease Control reported 29 million fa...

October 25th, 2018 |  


Janet Garrett is right choice for Congress

Janet Garrett is the right choice to represent Champaign County in Congress. She will work to achieve affordable health care for all, combat the opioi...

October 24th, 2018 |  


Reader questions sheriff’s policy

My experience in this world and this country throughout my lifetime in excess of 80 years has been if one does something wrong (is at fault), there is...

October 24th, 2018 |  


Updated app helps reduce food waste

Updated app helps reduce food waste

Question: How do I know when an item of food is spoiled? Answer: That really depends on the food item in question.Food spoilage refers to a decrease i...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Graham parent supports levy

I am writing this letter in support of Graham’s proposed 1 percent earned income levy. As parents we should want our children to have access to ...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Vote ‘no’ on city tax levy

Vote no on the Urbana city income tax issue. Replacing the 0.4 percent Emergency Services tax with a full 1 percent tax will cause our total city inco...

October 23rd, 2018 |