Health and Fitness
CHAMPAIGN — At Centennial High School, students have baked and sold cookies. They've sold thousands of candy bars. And tonight, they'll celebrate and dance with the public and some of the families they hope to see benefit from their fundraising this year.
DANVILLE — Carle is offering a Better Breathers Club, a program of the American Lung Association, for people in Vermilion County who have chronic lung disease.
The group is intended to help educate patients and their families and provide social support for people with breathing problems.
DANVILLE — When the dismissal bell rings Tuesday, a number of Danville High School students will follow the scent of cheese and pepperoni to the Clock Tower building.
There, members of the Young Women Aware program will be selling piping hot slices of Little Caesars pizza to hungry students — and teachers — to eat on their way home or to an after-school activity.
CHAMPAIGN — Physician/author Dr. Roger Landry will speak about aging in a healthy way April 7 at the Champaign Country Club.
The public is invited, but reservations are required, according to Clark-Lindsey Retirement Village, which is hosting the presentation along with Busey Bank.
Wendy Balthazor and Neena Tripathy ran a marathon in a place most people will never lay eyes on, accompanied by penguins, glaciers and some epic, shoe-sucking mud.
The Champaign women ran the Antarctica Marathon on March 9 — their fifth continent in a quest to run a marathon on all seven continents.