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  1. Tom Kacich: The movie that wouldn't play in UrbanaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The News-Gazette

    ... it was a huge box office success (earning almost half a million dollars); and it was banned in Chicago, Danville and Urbana. It's unlikely that it was the first movie banned in Chicago - the city had had a film censorship law since 1907 - but it may ...

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  2. Klein: More errors in county's primary resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The News-Gazette

    ... a particular office," Hulten said. The other problematic results include an issue in the Cunningham 14 precinct in Urbana (which votes at Clark-Lindsey Village), where the official results state that 243 Democratic votes were cast, but where there ...

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  3. Officers renewing request for TasersRead the original story

    12 min ago | The News-Gazette

    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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  4. Workshop on GPU Programming for Molecular Modeling, Urbana, IL, July 22-24, 2014Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Gpgpu.org

    The GPU Programming for Molecular Modeling workshop will extend GPU programming techniques to the field of molecular modeling, including subjects such as particle-grid algorithms , particle-particle algorithms with an emphasis on non-bonded force calculations, radial distribution functions in GPU histogramming, single-node multi-GPU algorithms, and ... (more)

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  5. Denver Shoe Retailer Adds Second Pedorthist to Staff to Meet DemandRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... of Biomechanics in Indiana and 1,000 hours of clinical experience. Lescovisek's career path began in 2006 in Urbana, Illinois when she answered an ad for a shoe salesperson at a local shoe store. "My husband worked at another local shoe store at the ...

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  6. Work at State Farm Center sends UHS graduation back to schoolRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    After four decades of holding graduation ceremonies at the former Assembly Hall, Urbana High School is returning its cap and gown ceremony to the home of the Tigers.

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  7. Review shows improved finances at University of IllinoisRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    URBANA – The University of Illinois has brought in about $300 million a year more than it has spent since 2010 but has put off more than a billion dollars in maintenance, according to a new review of the schools' finances.

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  8. Introducing the Nike models ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... Jon Ekey. Back Row:Maverick Morgan, Darius Paul, Austin Colbert. At Ubben Basketball Complex on the UI campus in Urbana, Il, on Wednesday, October 9, 2013. Illinois has undergone an 18-month project with Nike to come up with new uniforms and a new ...

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  9. Man sent to prison for possession of stolen firearmRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    A Champaign County Judge sentenced an Urbana man who admitted he possessed a stolen gun to 3 1/2 years in prison.

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  10. Review: University of Illinois finances improvedRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    URBANA – The University of Illinois has brought in about $300 million a year more than it has spent since 2010 but has put off more than a billion dollars in maintenance, according to a new review of the schools' finances.

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  11. Man sentenced to prison in drug caseRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    An Orland Park man who took part in peddling drugs to fans attending a concert at an Urbana nightclub last year is headed to prison.

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  12. Cemetery workers endured brutal winterRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    In this March 24, 2014 photo, Tyler Martin, the grounds superintendent for Woodlawn-Lincoln Cemeteries in Urbana, Ill., shovels dirt to fill in a grave at the Woodlawn Cemetery.

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  13. Top of the Morning, April 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    The weather could be better. But the setting is perfect for today's third Illinois Bike Summit at I Hotel. Champaign, Urbana and the University of Illinois, after all, have been deemed bicycle-friendly places by national folks in the know. ...

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  14. UI budget review shows financial house in orderRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... a small endowment compared with schools like the University of Michigan. Sandretto chairs the budget committee of the Urbana campus' Academic Senate and was asked by the quasi-legislative body to provide a presentation on the university's financial ...

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  15. Calls involving mentally ill on rise, police sayRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... decline statewide, local police say they are trying to fill gaps they are not equipped to handle. The number of times Urbana police have been called to deal with people with mental or behavioral problems has tripled in two years, Sgt. Joel Sanders ...

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  16. Nuts & Bolts - Case Study : Ha Uses Laughs, Cute Kids, for Aca DRTVRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Target Marketing Magazine

    ... the "teacher" has a simple answer for all of the questions coming at him. "HA!" he exclaims, using the acronym for Urbana, Ill.-based provider-sponsored health plan organization Health Alliance. "Health Alliance can help you figure it all out." From ...

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  17. 2014 could see start of two trail projects in Champaign CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... $2.5 million in federal funds trough the Illinois Department of Transportation. Grants announced Saturday are for an Urbana-to-St. Joseph portion of the Kickapoo Trail project ($1.84 million); an expansion of Rantoul's downtown bike path ($505,320); ...

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  18. Starting line ahead: Year after Boston Marathon bombings, runners set to goRead the original story

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... to be around such a large crowd. Coping came from an unexpected source. It was mid-January, at a church conference in Urbana, Ill., when she found peace. A man offered a prayer of deliverance for her, and she insists there was an "instantaneous, ...

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  19. Austin Arts: Seeing Things: UT appoints new director of Butler School of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Austin American Statesman

    ... from Baylor University and Michigan State University, and a Ph.D. in musicology from the University of Illinois at Urbana. "As dean of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Mary Ellen Poole put up an extraordinary leadership record, turning a ...

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  20. Dog dies in duplex fire in UrbanaRead the original story

    Monday | The News-Gazette

    ... limit it to a single bedroom in one apartment. That apartment remained uninhabitable Sunday evening, according to Urbana Fire Marshal Phil Edwards. Total damage was estimated at between $10,000 and $15,000. The fire department's report lists the ...

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