Celebrity Waits raises $4,187 for cancer assn.

Celebrity Waits raises $4,187 for cancer assn.

On behalf of my co-chairman, Phil Upchurch and the entire Board of Trustees of the Cancer Association of Champaign County, I want to thank everyone wh...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Steinem never had a child

The Associated Press article on Gloria Steinem (Urbana Daily Citizen, May 18, p. 8) reports her as saying “The question is not pro-abortion or a...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Students beautify cemetery

The trustees of Evergreen Cemetery would like to thank the Graham students who came out to do some spring cleaning in the cemetery on United Service D...

May 21st, 2017 |  


American Cancer Society Relay for Life set for Champaign County Fairgrounds

The American Cancer Society Relay For Life will be held in Urbana at the fairgrounds on May 19. Nineteen years ago Warren Stevens, volunteering with T...

May 14th, 2017 |  


A salute to Neil Evans

I read with enthusiasm about the award presentations at the most recent Champaign County/Urbana Chamber annual dinner. I want to applaud the well-dese...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Trump profiting off presidency; Jordan complicit

In 2015, Trump said he would “rarely leave the White House because there’s so much work to be done.” Now, he is golfing and visiting...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Reader: Adoption is the loving option

The article “As number of adoptions drops, agencies face strains” (Urbana Daily Citizen, May 1, p. 8) notes that a million families are tr...

May 2nd, 2017 |  


All citizens entitled to fair housing

On April 11, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed the federal Fair Housing Act, which prohibited discrimination concerning the sale, rental and finan...

April 18th, 2017 |  


‘Peter Pan’ lifted reader’s spirit

Congratulations to the West Liberty-Salem High School musical production of “Peter Pan” in March. All the staging, actresses/actors were w...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Reader reacts to newspaper article

The article headed “Poll: Most Dislike Healthcare Proposal” (front page, Urbana Daily Citizen, Mar. 30, 2017) notes that “by wide ma...

March 31st, 2017 |