K-12 screenwriters and local filmmakers teamed up to produce short films for the 7th annual Pens to Lens gala & screening.
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Susan Elmore, the owner of Jane Addams Bookshop, discusses the store's 35-year history and how she came to carry on its tradition for the last decade.
A coalition of local organizations held the #UCNoCages rally and vigil at the Champaign County Courthouse on Saturday, protesting mass ICE raids and immigrant detention centers.
The new owners of the Rose Bowl Tavern in downtown Urbana have a vision: Keep it the same and grow it out. We sat down with co-owner Charlie Harris to learn how the trio came to owning the bar and what drew them to it initially.
K-12 art educators spent a week at the College of Fine + Applied Arts at the University of Illinois to pursue their artwork and reconnect with their creative roots.
Steve chats with Nelson Luyando, owner of Luyando Boxing, about his business, and how it came to be in Midtown.
CU Moms Demand Action held a “Wear Orange” event this Saturday as part of a national campaign to end gun violence in America.
Steve learns what makes the cocktails great at Seven Saints.
On Saturday, the Washington Street Neighborhood Association partnered with the Preservation and Conservation Association (PACA) to give residents an opportunity to learn about the neighborhood’s significant past.
Steve attended the 2019 CobraVenture Pitch Showcase, and caught up with a few of the student entrepreneurs.