Top Five: Ways to Shop Local – For a Cause

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Shop your conscious – support Champaign-Urbana area causes with your holiday shopping dollars.

Top Five: Resources For Talking to Kids About 9/11

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Be upfront and answer questions about September 11 honestly, experts say

Top Five: Places to See Fall Colors in Champaign-Urbana

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Nature spares no expense when painting her autumn palette across Champaign-Urbana.

Top 5: Where To Buy Baby Shower Gifts in Champaign-Urbana

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We pick out our favorite places to shop local for baby shower gifts

Spring Snow Day 2013: Five Fun Ideas For Kids

Want to sled this snow day? Here's the scene from earlier this winter at Morrisey Park in Champaign, a great hill for the smaller set. (Chambanamoms photo)

Snowed in? No problem! Check out our fun ideas to enjoy your (bonus) day at home