One Tank Roadtrip: Seeing St. Louis on a Shoestring Budget


Plan a last summer hurrah and take the kids on a frugal and fun day trip to St. Louis.

Help a Local School Get Supplies With Just Your Vote

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Busey Bank announces the return of “Supplies for Success”- a social media initiative that helped raise more than $2,000 last year for classrooms in Illinois.

6 Tips to Manage Back to School Anxiety

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Kathleen El Koury, LCSW and owner of Insight Therapy in Champaign, gives us six tips for helping kids cope with back-to-school anxiety.

Introducing Chambana Teacher to Know Sponsored by Champaign Chrysler


Know a fantastic K-12 teacher in the Champaign-Urbana area? Nominate him or her today to be a Chambana Teacher to Know.

40 by 40: Final Week


It’s Jenette’s final post! She turns 40 this week! Did she lose 40 pounds? See how much weight she’s lost these past weeks, and what she’s learned in the end.