Rain, Rain, Go Away! (Illinois Marathon Weather Update)


After months of training the Illinois Marathon weekend is finally here!  However, the forecast appears to show some rain in our future.  This morning, Jan Seeley and Mike Lindemann, race co-directors sent an email to participants.  They were very positive for the outlook of the 5K Friday night.  This is what they let runners know […]

Best Kept Secret: Kid-Approved Statues in Champaign-Urbana


Champaign-Urbana is full of statues that capture your kids’ eyes and imaginations.

2015 University of Illinois Engineering Open House Weekend


“The Future Starts Here” at the 95th Engineering Open House at the University of Illinois

Where to Do Good in Champaign-Urbana


Have a desire to give back to your community? There are many places you can volunteer your time and talents in Champaign-Urbana.

Community Rallies Behind Mom After Accident


She was in the wrong place at the wrong time. Anguished, one local mom reaches out for help — and the community responds. Meet Debbie Cash Tiger of Champaign.