Champaign Schools: Kindergarten Process “Smoothest to Date”

Of 697 applicants, 3.3 percent remained unassigned after the Champaign kindergarten assignment process.

Champaign schools said 88.7 percent of children assigned received their first choice in the 2015 kindergarten lottery.

Election Night in Champaign County: Live Coverage

Live Election Night Champaign County

We’re live at the Brookens Center in Urbana, reporting about the 2015 Champaign County municipal elections. Hot races: Champaign schools, mayor and referendum.

Custard Cup to Re-open in Champaign on April 8

Jarling's Custard Cup

Jarling’s Custard Cup in Champaign announced it will re-open April 8 with reduced hours and days.

Champaign Mayoral Debate: Meet the Candidates


Perhaps you’re a voter in Champaign, or maybe you just enjoy great political theater. Regardless, we hope you will join us on Sunday, March 29 as joins forces with our friends at Smile Politely to host a lively debate with┬áthe four Champaign mayoral candidates. We purposely put this event at a family-friendly location where […]

Common Ground Food Co-Op Reveals Champaign Location

common ground coop champaign store

One of Champaign-Urbana’s best kept secrets was revealed Wednesday night, when Common Ground Food Co-Op announced its new downtown Champaign location.