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C-U area offers off-campus escapes

C-U area offers off-campus escapes

By Lillian Barkley, Features editor

May 25, 2016

Campus has lots to offer but if you run out of things to do, look to Champaign-Urbana for fun as well.

Sugar by Sarah aims to satisfy sweet tooths

Sugar by Sarah aims to satisfy sweet tooths

By Alexander Vassiliadis

December 1, 2014

Chocolate peppermint crunch, salted caramel, chocolate ganache and lemon ginger. These are only a handful of the flavors of French macarons that Sarah Heller, Champaign-Urbana native, makes and sells at her business โ€” Sugar by Sarah. Sugar by Sarah operates primarily out of the year-round Urbana M...

Illinois vs. Iowa: Three matchups to watch

Illinois vs. Iowa: Three matchups to watch

By Sam Sherman

November 13, 2014

Illinois football plays three more games this season, all in the state of Illinois. After two consecutive home games, the Illini travel to Evanston to take on Northwestern. This weekend they are facing off against the Iowa Hawkeyes who โ€” like the Illini โ€” got shellacked in their last game, losin...