Deb Aronson | Story shows there are different kinds of intelligence


"Ethan Marcus Makes His Mark" by Chicago-based author Michele Weber Hurwitz shows us a character thrust in a situation where he doubts, not only his ability to do something, but also his desire to do it.

The Law Q&A | Claiming negligent entrustment

Now that the snow and ice are past us (you think?), all those roadway accidents this winter will begin to bear the fruit of lawsuits in the coming months by persons injured by other persons in those accidents.

For the retirees, March 17-24, 2019

For information about services available to older adults, contact Karen Graves, director of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Helen Mary Stevick Senior Citizens Center, 15 E. Main St., Champaign, IL 61820, call 217-359-6500.

RSVP and the Stevick Senior Center are administered by Family Service of Champaign County.

On The Town: Campus Middle School Gala

 The Campus Middle School for Girls 25th Anniversary Gala event in Champaign at the Hilton Garden Inn on February 23, 2019.

Significant Structures: Huff House

The former Huff house, at 611 W. Oregon St, U, features plenty of woodwork.

In the Garden | Keeping an eye on invasives

It's beginning to feel more like spring, and I know that many of us are anxiously awaiting the awakening of the plant world.

'A good metaphor for life'

In the three years since Morgan Mahn became a

Religion calendar, March 15-22, 2019

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Illinois Ancestors | Quarterlies can be gold mine for researchers

Genealogical societies have been publishing magazines for their members for decades.

My Amish Home | A week of upset schedules — and stomachs

"Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart. But foolish and unlearned questions avoid, knowing that they do gender strifes. And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient, In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves..." 2 Timothy 2:22-25