Writes Tom Kuipers: My wife and I are going to have a daughter and could not be more excited to welcome her to the world. With this in mind, I tried to find inspiration in my new role as a parent for the Champaign County Historical Archives’ contribution to this week’s “Inside Out” entry.
Today is Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
Today is Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
Today is Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
Today is Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021. Here are local news reports from 100, 50 and 15 years ago:
One of the early stops in this year’s Gold Star 500 is in Farmer City, which should provide the 20 or so cyclists the boost they need on their five-day, 530-mile journey.
'I believe that we have been far safer during the last 20 years than most sensible people predicted in the aftermath of that horrible day,' writes one-time Urbana resident Paul Wolfowitz, deputy secretary of defense under President George W. Bush.
The annual ceremony will begin at 8:46 a.m. - the time the first plane hit the north tower of the Twin Towers in New York City - at the police and fire memorial in West Side Park.
A friend was visiting me from California for the week. She watched my 4-year-old son while I walked my first-grade daughter to elementary school.
Sharing their memories as the 20th anniversary nears: Jim Luecking, Ramona Sullivan, Emma Dorantes, Mark Foley, Kim Tate, Kay Townsend, Jeff Kurtz, Robert DeAtley, Cliff Hastings and Bill Behrends.