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Champaign, Illinois is located in Champaign County. Zip codes in Champaign, IL include 61825, 61822, and 61826. The median home price in Champaign is $130,000 which is roughly $89/per square foot. More Champaign information.

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2 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

DS Volition seeking city incentives to remodel, expand

Video game developer DS Volition is seeking about $200,000 in incentives from the city of Champaign so the company can remodel its downtown offices and expand by as many as 100 employees.

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6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

Area history, April 18, 2014

In 1914: Farmers in Champaign Township are opposed to issuing bonds or levying a special assessment to pave country roads, they said last night at a public meeting in Staley.

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10 hrs ago | KurzweilAI.net

3D microvascular network allows for repeated self-healing in composite materials

Internal damage in fiber-reinforced composites, which are used in structures of modern airplanes and automobiles, is difficult to detect and nearly impossible to repair by conventional methods.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The News-Gazette

SUV crashes into home; no injuries

Nobody was reported hurt when an SUV crashed into a home at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday near Maynard Lake in Champaign.

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The News-Gazette

19-year-old pleads guilty in Christmas Eve burglary

A Champaign teen who planned to help himself to thousands of dollars worth of electronics from a Champaign store on Christmas Eve has been sentenced to 30 months of probation.

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The News-Gazette

Woman, 60, pleads to aggravated DUI, sent to prison for second time

A 60-year-old Champaign woman was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for her fourth driving under the influence conviction.

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The News-Gazette

Man charged with aggravated DUI in crash that badly injured woman

A Champaign man accused of gravely injuring a woman in a drunken driving crash in front of the police station is in the Champaign County Jail.

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Area history, April 17, 2014

In 1914: The imminent passing of the Walker Opera House will remove another Champaign landmark and again call attention to the rapid stride with which the city is moving.

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Champaign ups energy incentives

The city will begin tacking on to Ameren Illinois programs designed to help people make their homes more energy efficient.

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Top of the Morning, April 17, 2014

They go by a catchy name, play a mean violin and like to celebrate with popsicles and a game of "Capture the Flag."

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The News-Gazette

Harrison is new Champaign County GOP chairman

Harrison, a 38-year-old Champaign real estate broker, replaces Habeeb Habeeb, who is stepping down after two years as party chair.

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The News-Gazette

Officers renewing request for Tasers

Police Chief Patrick Connolly thinks it's time to let Urbana officers carry Tasers, and city officials are anticipating that not everybody in the community will be on the same page.

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Journal and Courier

2nd Purdue provost finalist sets high bar: 'We must do better'

Mixing humor, a history lesson about the land grant university mission and his vision for the future, Debasish Dutta of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign presented Wednesday morning in his bid to be the next provost of Purdue University.

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Area history, April 16, 2014

In 1914: A scheme to sell more tickets to Champaign Velvets games has failed. The plan to sell at $1 each 2,500 four-ticket books, good for any four games, has netted only about $280.

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"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty.

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The News-Gazette

Tom Kacich: The movie that wouldn't play in Urbana

It was billed as "the most remarkable film ever produced," which wasn't saying much in 1914 since the motion picture industry wasn't even 20 years old.

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Klein: More errors in county's primary results

New accusations of errors in the official results of the March 18 primary election in Champaign County have been leveled by Al Klein, head of the county's Democratic Party.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Meet the Writers: Dan Callahan

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty.

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Gizmag

Vascular self-healing system allows composite materials to repair multiple times

The new self-healing system features 3D vascular networks that release healing agents when ruptured - a herringbone pattern was found to be more effective than a parallel design We've seen numerous examples of self-healing polymers that allow materials to repair themselves after being damaged.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The News-Gazette

County discusses future of jail

In advance of a proposed request to seek bids from firms to undertake a master plan for all county sheriff's office facilities, the Champaign County Board spent more than 90 minutes Tuesday discussing the future of jail operations.

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