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Historic Preservation Commission approves landmark status for future Papa Del's location

Historic Preservation Commission approves landmark status for future Papa Del's location

By Senait Gebregiorgis

July 12, 2015

The Historic Preservation Commission approved an application for the former Coca-Cola bottling plant — and future home of Papa Del's — at 1201 S. Neil St., Champaign, to become a local historic landmark on Thursday. Bob Monti, owner of Papa Del's, said he’d been thin...

12 hours for the kids

12 hours for the kids

By Bella Jackson

April 15, 2015

At noon on Saturday, almost 500 students will start dancing in the Illini Union. The music, energy and movement will continue until midnight. But during that time, they will raise money for children treated at the St. John’s Children’s Hospital in Springfield.  Dance Marathon, a nationwide organizat...