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Weekend planner: Illuminating science

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The Holiday Magic Chemistry Show, put on by University of Illinois chemistry instructors each year, always draws a standing-room-only audience of all ages.

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What's in a name? Hackberry Hill

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The hill, one of the area's most popular sledding spots, is close to the University of Illinois' Orchard Downs Family Housing unit.

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Clergy corner, Dec. 9, 2016

Clergy corner, Dec. 9, 2016

Managing Editor Jeff D'Alessio's weekly feature spotlighting area religious leaders. This week: How will Christmas falling on a Sunday affect area services?

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Just 1 Question: Girls Who Code at Central

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Staff writer Nicole Lafond stopped by the Champaign high school club's meeting to ask the sophomores: Why should more women learn how to write code?

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Sat, 12/10/2016 - 7:00am

Centennial staff to ESL students: 'We're going to help each other'

Centennial staff to ESL students: 'We're going to help each other'

The effort began when teacher Sue Feldman found a group of high-schoolers crying, confused and hugging each other in her colleague's room the day after the election.


Sat, 12/10/2016 - 7:00am

Unit 4 may get some leeway on land near Interstate Drive

New language would let the district build a high school, middle school, elementary school, administrative building, or athletic fields or facilities there for the next 40 years.



Sat, 12/10/2016 - 6:00am

Top of the Morning, Dec. 10, 2016

Top of the Morning, Dec. 10, 2016

Organizers are hoping more box dwellers, business sponsors and volunteers come forward to help reach the 2017 goal of $200,000.


Fri, 12/09/2016 - 2:00pm

Tom's #Mailbag, Dec. 9, 2016

Tom's #Mailbag, Dec. 9, 2016

What a fun week it’s been for the Mailbag staff — answering or at least attempting to answer — reader questions about the University of Illinois Arboretum, the origin of Augerville, Christmas lights in Paxton, the Cubs' World Series trophy tour and much more.


Fri, 12/09/2016 - 3:13pm

Christian rock's top band coming to C-U

Casting Crowns

With more than 10 million records sold, Casting Crowns has held the position of Billboard’s top-selling act in Christian music since 2007.


Fri, 12/09/2016 - 7:00am

Urbana preparing to reaffirm sanctuary-city declaration

The council is poised to vote on the resolution at a committee-of-the-whole meeting Monday; it could be formally adopted as soon as Dec. 19.


Fri, 12/09/2016 - 7:00am

Meet Empty Tomb's Christmas Starrs

Meet Empty Tomb's Christmas Starrs

Norm and Marge, who have been volunteering at the organization since 1973, have made this the last year they will run itsl annual give-away of toys and gift baskets.


 

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