Community Gardens flourish

Community Gardens flourish

The OSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteers have put many hours into the Community Gardens on Market Street this year and they are looking fabulous. ...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Free movie at the Gloria Theatre

Free movie at the Gloria Theatre

The historic Gloria Theatre is bringing back a Saturday morning tradition: kids’ movies on the really big screen. It’s been absent for dec...

July 28th, 2021 |  


Urbana Youth Center adds staff

Urbana Youth Center adds staff

The Urbana Youth Center (UYC) recently welcomed a new Assistant Director, Judy Richardson, and a new Director of Programs, Natalie Frueh, to the team ...

July 27th, 2021 |  



Chamber accepting applications for Leadership program

Chamber accepting applications for Leadership program

The Champaign County Chamber of Commerce extends an invitation to community members to apply for their leadership development program, Leadership Cham...

July 27th, 2021 |  


Gift of refreshment

Gift of refreshment

Three Urbana children opened a lemonade stand at 303 E. Court St. to help refresh passersby like the postal carrier. Pictured are Lyle Rice, Brant Mar...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Book signing is Wednesday

Book signing is Wednesday

A book signing event for “Manuel Strong” will be held on Wednesday, July 28 starting at 2 p.m. at 119 Miami St. in Urbana. The location is...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Woman dies in Adams Twp. motorcycle crash

Woman dies in Adams Twp. motorcycle crash

ADAMS TWP. - A 23-year-old woman died after being ejected from a motorcycle on Friday at approximately 6:50 p.m., according to information from the Ch...

July 23rd, 2021 updated: July 24th, 2021. |  


ReStore grand opening Aug. 5

ReStore grand opening Aug. 5

The Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity in Champaign County, Ohio (HFHCCO) have announced their ReStore at 1007 N. Main in Urbana will have a ...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


OSU alumni volunteer at The WhereHouse

OSU alumni volunteer at The WhereHouse

Members of the OSU Alumni Club of Champaign County take a break from helping distribute non-perishable food during the Tuesday evening time slot at Th...

July 22nd, 2021 |  


African Americans from Urbana family subject of book

African Americans from Urbana family subject of book

Martin Manuel hopes that by telling the story of his parents’ life, he can inspire others and offer an alternative perspective to negative stere...

July 22nd, 2021 |