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Healthy diet after head, neck cancer diagnosis may boost survival

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head or neck were 93% less likely to die of any cause...

4-H carries on tradition of the Champaign County Fair

The 4-H exhibition is an inseparable part of the tradition of county fairs, and this is no exception at the Champaign County...

New study models the impacts of bursting bubble aerosols on climate and public health

Assistant Professor Jie Feng has published new research that could more accurately model water-to-air pollutant and disease transmission, ultimately impacting public health and the global climate.

Study links insulin resistance, advanced cell aging with childhood poverty

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Black adolescents who lived in poverty and were less optimistic about the future showed accelerated aging in their immune...

A Fruitful Partnership

For US farmers, enormous GPS-guided equipment makes easier work of planting and harvesting thousands of acres each season. Now, thanks to a...

North ‘plaza’ in Cahokia was likely inundated year-round, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The ancient North American city of Cahokia had as its focal point a feature now known as Monks Mound,...

New gun violence prevention coalition gets seed money from Champaign County

CHAMPAIGN — A new coalition of small nonprofits aims to tackle gun violence in Champaign County. Called H3 for...

Tomatoes, but not farm workers, gardeners, safe from soil lead

URBANA, Ill. – Urban agriculture is booming, but there’s often a hidden danger lurking in city soils: lead. A recent University of Illinois...

Two Illinois schools are among the nation’s most expensive colleges and universities

Whether its due to lowered enrollment or shifting to hybrid virtual and in-person classes, college tuition across the country is only slightly...

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts announces 2022-23 artists

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Krannert Center for the Performing Arts will bring a variety of touring artists to its stages for the 2022-23 season, although...

University of Illinois researchers lead the world’s largest study of Eastern box turtles

DANVILLE — On a sunny morning in Kennekuk County Park, researchers and veterinary students from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign scoured the...

Two alumni share team award for major milestone in the history of flight

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory Ingenuity Mars Helicopter team was recently named the recipient of the 2021 Robert J. Collier Trophy for “the...

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[Urbana] Sign up for fall youth soccer!

Special discount if you sign up by August 8. More information, including how to register, at: https://bit.ly/3oAfPiA

[Urbana] Outdoor Free Fitness in the Park

Are you looking for ways to stay fit and active this summer? Check out our FREE outdoor fitness programs that you can enjoy all...

[Urbana] Crystal Lake Park Art Fair

Saturday August 6, 10 am - 4 pmBetween Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center and Anita Purves Nature Center (1505 N Broadway)

[Champaign] TOAST TO TAYLOR STREET

Shop local makers and artists, experience live music and entertainment, and grab some of the best food and drinks that Champaign has...