The Daily Illini

Local bands reunite for a triple performance


August 28, 2014

New and long-standing local music fans can unite Friday for a nostalgic reunion show at Cowboy Monkey in downtown Champaign. Current local bands, Elsinore and Hathaways, will join Champaign-Urbana native band Grandkids, which will be making a trip from Chicago on Friday.  “The idea was to have an end...

Food truths: Healthily nuts about almonds

February 14, 2012

It’s hard to eat healthy, especially with limited time and a limited budget. Almonds are often known as a simple and affordable way to make your diet a lot healthier. They are praised for their high protein content, and some people think they prevent cancer. Many even call them a “superfood,” alt...