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'Well, I'm a proud Jew, and here's what I know,' said Diane Ore of Champaign, chairwoman of Bend the Arc CU. 'Claiming Jews are disloyal — that we are not full Americans — is a centuries-old anti-Semitic trope designed to isolate and endanger Jewish people.'
Melinda McIntosh, who uses the technique known as plein air — French for fresh air — is one of 14 faculty members featured in the 2019 Art and Design Faculty Exhibition, on display through Sept. 21 at the Giertz Gallery.
Hosted by The Land Connection, the competition features local chefs using produce supplied by the group to create winning dishes.
Tracy Harper worked in intelligence on a trail that Viet Cong and North Vietnamese regulars used as a highway for supplying their troops.
Among the offerings from owner Jeff Gilchrist's truck: a Springfield horseshoe and Philly cheesesteak, both of which he studied in their natural habitats.
It happened at 1:10 a.m. Saturday in the area of Romine and North Beech streets.