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Courier Café serves up old-fashioned food, memories

Courier Café serves up old-fashioned food, memories

By Lillian Barkley

March 31, 2015

In a small, corner cafe, Pullman railroad berth lights illuminate the booths, a large pendulum clock keeps time on a far wall, a gold Palace Opera House chandelier shines above the dining room and a red airplane with a propeller that acts as a fan for the main dining room hangs above customers’ he...

New vintage store brings unique items to downtown Urbana

New vintage store brings unique items to downtown Urbana

By Bridget Hynes

February 3, 2014

Nestled on the corner of Main and Race streets in downtown Urbana stands Bohemia, a new vintage store that opened on Nov. 15. Owned by Champaign-Urbana’s Milea Hayes and Laura Young, the store is named for its “Bohemian-like style,” an aesthetic summarized by its motto: “a unique blend of vint...