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In 1914: Urbana police raided the home of Fay Evans at the corner of Wright Street and University Avenue Sunday evening and arrested her on a charge of running a disorderly house.
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The next order of business: "Just sit out on the ramp on my big, wide porch and let that wind blow through my hair."
URBANA, Ill. For the past 20 years, researchers have published soil organic carbon sequestration rates.
Pamela B. Strobel during the University of Illinois Board of Trustees meeting in the Illini Union in Urbana on Thursday, March 15, 2012.
Sadly, no questions about hockey, but plenty of comments and questions about athletic uniforms, Bruce Weber, constitutional amendments, restaurant needs, holidays, political punching bag Gordy Hulten and what may be the highest point in a town that was named for its flatness .
The mayor of Urbana said nearly $8 million in funding from the state for a road project on the far east side of town is an important part of trying to develop the area.
A 26-year-old woman was expected to recover from stabbing injuries she received after being held against her will for hours in an southeast Urbana apartment.
The panel subjects and panelists for the 16th Annual Roger Ebert's Film Festival have been announced, including Patton Oswalt, Brie Larson, Steve James, and more.
A 60-year-old Champaign woman was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for her fourth driving under the influence conviction.
A Danville man has been charged with residential burglary and aggravated battery as a result of an incident at an Urbana home Wednesday morning.
An Elmhurst man will have to repay a local cabbie $7,000 for the van he wrecked last summer while driving drunk.
The city will begin tacking on to Ameren Illinois programs designed to help people make their homes more energy efficient.
Harrison, a 38-year-old Champaign real estate broker, replaces Habeeb Habeeb, who is stepping down after two years as party chair.
GEORGETOWN, Ill. - Sandra Marie Miller, 66, of Georgetown. Ill., died April 13, 2014 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill.
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.
A Champaign County Judge sentenced an Urbana man who admitted he possessed a stolen gun to 3 1/2 years in prison.