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Camp Corral a fun time for children of those who served, sacrificed

The majority of attendees are the sons and daughters of wounded warriors and members of Gold Star families, where a parent died in battle, in a training exercise or from a service-related illness.

Camp Corral a fun time for children of those who served, sacrificed
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Getting Personal: Creg McDonald

Getting Personal: Creg McDonald

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the managing broker and owner of The McDonald Group Real Estate Company in Champaign who stayed here to build apartments after earning a degree in health education from the UI in 1987.

Business

Just Askin' | 'Smart' manhole covers

Just Askin' | 'Smart' manhole covers

What are the manhole covers with blue dots for?

Business

Wired In: Steven Berg

Wired In: Steven Berg

Staff writer Paul Wood chats with the founder of Froberg Aerospace, a developer and provider of small-satellite propulsion technologies that just opened an office at the University of Illinois Research Park.

Living

The Reluctant Townie | I've made the switch to swim trunks

The Reluctant Townie | I've made the switch to swim trunks

Join me. Cast aside your antiquated notions of dry-only pants in favor of a more amphibious option. A good pair of swim trunks are down for anything.

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Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:20am

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Sun, 07/22/2018 - 7:00am

For felons, Champaign's housing code a hindrance

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Some say it allows landlords to discriminate against those with a criminal history, making it harder for them to turn over a new leaf.


Sun, 07/22/2018 - 7:00am

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, July 22, 2018

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, July 22, 2018

Picking up where we left off last week, we tracked down local fair-goers photographed as kids through the years by The News-Gazette and asked them to tell us about the most memorable animal they ever showed.



Sun, 07/22/2018 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, July 22, 2018

Top of the Morning, July 22, 2018

Next weekend, 38 members from the Champaign High Class of ‘53 — and their guests — will swap tall tales for the last time in what will be a farewell 65th get-together.


Sat, 07/21/2018 - 10:47am

'They shot my house up'

'They shot my house up'

Urbana man who helped gunshot victim: 'When the bullets hit my house, I thought, 'What did I do wrong? It coulda' been me.' '


Sat, 07/21/2018 - 10:17pm

UPDATED: Man fatally shot in car outside Urbana townhouse party

UPDATED: Man fatally shot in car outside Urbana townhouse party

It was the first homicide in Urbana this year and brought to about 60 the number of shootings in Champaign, Urbana and the county for 2018.


Sat, 07/21/2018 - 7:00am

'Design error' adds $1.2M to cost of solar array on UI building's roof

'Design error' adds $1.2M to cost of solar array on UI building's roof

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Building, which opened in 2014, was supposed to have the array soon after it was completed, but it is just now being installed this summer.


Sat, 07/21/2018 - 7:00am

Mysterious $10,000 donation to RACES turns out to be clerical error

Staffers were suspicious of the random check that arrived from Parents Action for Children, film director Rob Reiner's California-based foundation, and a call from an accountant affiliated with it confirmed those suspicions.


Sat, 07/21/2018 - 7:00am

UI Summer Piano Institute students to show off what they've learned

UI Summer Piano Institute students to show off what they've learned

A select few participants in the program are capping off their week of learning from veteran pianists by performing today Sinfonia da Camera in Foellinger Great Hall at Krannert Center.


 
 

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    A developing situation in northwest Champaign: 'We will see changes'

    Ten years after The Atkins Group announced the Clearview development bordered by Interstates 74 and 57, Ford Harris Road, Duncan Road and Mattis Avenue, two houses are for sale and six more will be soon.

     

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