Reader disputes pro-EverPower letter

This letter is in response to the March 10 letter in the Urbana Daily Citizen concerning the coal and wind industries.About 10 years ago we met with a...

March 16th, 2018 |  


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

Debt management is a skill that all of us pick up as time goes on, but mastering it is another challenge entirely. A lot of factors affect how and whe...

March 12th, 2018 |  


Movies, march, maple … and more!

I guess I am now living on Sesame Street – this column seems to be brought to you by the letter M! Most of what has been recently crisscrossing ...

March 11th, 2018 |  



Mechanicsburg student thanks local Democrats

Recently I had the privilege of attending the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) World Leadership Congress (WLC) in Chicago through the generous donation...

March 11th, 2018 |  


Is coal industry behind anti-wind activity?

Is the discredited coal industry behind the latest flurry of anti-wind activity in Champaign County? Likely so, according to an article printed Decemb...

March 9th, 2018 |  


CACC concludes ‘Hearts’ campaign

The Cancer Association of Champaign County (CACC) wishes to express its deepest gratitude to the many citizens who donated to our annual “Hearts...

March 9th, 2018 |  


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

Do you know about the need for long-term care? Do you know what “tasks” determine our need for it? Research says the majority of older adu...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Getting kids to adopt healthy eating habits

Getting kids to adopt healthy eating habits

Question: I saw a recent report that says that childhood obesity is still on the rise, and that has me really worried. What can I do to help my child ...

March 8th, 2018 |  


Dann should have other regrets

The article on Marc Dann, former Ohio Attorney General (Urbana Daily Citizen, Mar. 6, pages 1, 4) records his regret over paying attention to the Nati...

March 7th, 2018 |  


Agriculture: Growing, evolving and providing

Agriculture. It is a word that can mean many things to many people. It means food to our consumers, to farmers it means their livelihood, to businesse...

March 7th, 2018 |