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Walk This Way: Boneyard Greenway

On Thursdays throughout the summer, Hannah Auten recommends a pathway to peruse. Today: The Boneyard Greenway in the heart of the University of Illinois campus.

A map of all the trails featured in this series is below:

Game of the Week: Central mounts incredible comeback in super-sectional

Champaign Central trailed 6-0 after the third inning and 6-2 in the sixth, but the Maroons scored 11 runs in the last two innings to complete the comeback and punch their ticket to state.

MJs Minute: Pedro Heller

With a hand in two of downtown Champaign's more popular stops — Esquire and Black Dog — owner Pedro Heller knows how to run a business. He stopped by our downtown studios to chat with Marcus Jackson about downtown's past and future.

 

Central celebrates the final out

Watch Champaign Central lock up its first trip to state since 1968, courtesy prep sports coordinator Anthony Zilis. More highlights coming soon.

Cubbie Conversation, June 5, 2017

The North Siders made a big splash this weekend by sweeping away the rival Cardinals, and so does our resident Cubbie expert, J.J. Lockwood.

Wired In: Anthony Griffin

Hear from Anthony Griffin, cofounder of Autonomic Energy Systems.

Getting Personal: Lily Wilcock

Hear from Lily Wilcock, the University of Illinois' Visiting Active Transportation Coordinator.

Wired in: Eli Lazar

Eli Lazar, creator of the portable, white-noise machine, Snooz, talks about its benefits for both adults and children trying to get to sleep. 

Homer Soda Fest: Pop one open

The annual Homer Soda Festival, projected to draw up to 15,000 thirsty guests who will get the chance to sample up to 250 different bottled pops, begins at 10 a.m. Saturday. Hannah Auten visited the tiny town as setup was underway Friday for a preview.

Friday on the Farm, June 2, 2017

Each Friday, business and agriculture writer Ben Zigterman puts the camera on an area farmer. This week: Gary Luth, former News-Gazette Farm Leader of the Year.