Graham at a crossroads

With great effort and painstaking precision, Graham Local Schools has spent several years making needed cuts in order to stretch our daily operating b...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Serving game day food safely

Serving game day food safely

Question: I am hosting a Super Bowl party for the first time and I want to make sure that my guests have a good time. But, I’m not the best cook...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Go see Sully at Gloria Theatre

This coming weekend the Urbana area will have a local opportunity to watch a sometimes thrilling, scenic, suspenseful, and true narrative in the movie...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Select healthy snack choices in 2017

Select healthy snack choices in 2017

Question: Help! It’s January and I’m among the folks who’ve made eating better one of my New Year’s resolutions. I’ve he...

January 30th, 2017 |  


How to combat computer hijackers

Last Friday, scammers struck several Champaign County computers, probably from California. They froze the computer screen with an ad that covers all i...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Circus trips offered to county schools

Being the wife of a Shriner, my husband has been in charge of sending out letters to the county schools so the fourth-graders may attend the circus. T...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Police chief congratulates Seth King on his career

On Thursday, February 2, 2017 the Urbana Police Division will be honoring Lieutenant Seth King, for his 25-years of service to the Urbana Police Divis...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Boomer Blog: When the world intrudes

The deaths of Carrie Fisher and her mother brought back memories of the Eddie Fisher-Elizabeth Taylor-Debbie Reynolds love triangle that played itself...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Heed advice from experts on aging and caregiving

Preparing for the aging issues that adults face take time and much thought. Even family members have a lot to consider when preparing to give care.For...

January 27th, 2017 updated: January 27th, 2017. |  


Commuted sentence draws questions

On December 12, 1988, Christoper Lee Fay was murdered. He was my brother-in-law’s brother. Chris drove a taxi. As he drove Dwight Jeffrey Loving...

January 24th, 2017 |