The Daily Illini

Editorial: Bring Portillo’s to Champaign

By The Daily Illini Editorial Board

May 12, 2016

Photo courtesy of Jerry Zhang The front of Portillo's Hotdogs in Vernon Hills, Illinois on Sunday, May 1st, 2016.   Dear Mr. Keith Kinsey, CEO of Portillo’s, We recently learned that your company is certainly opening a restaurant in Normal, and merely considering a Champaign location. ...

Illinois State athletic staffers among seven killed in plane crash

By Daily Illini Staff Report

April 7, 2015

Illinois State University men’s basketball associate head coach Torrey Ward was one of seven people killed in an airplane crash Monday night outside of Bloomington, Illinois. The wreckage was found shortly after 3 a.m. in a field one mile northeast of the airport. The National Transportation Safety B...

West Quad and HERE Champaign townhomes to take root in campustown

West Quad and HERE Champaign townhomes to take root in campustown

By Bridget Hynes

February 24, 2015

Starting in Fall 2015, two new apartment complexes will open for student living on campus: West Quad and HERE Champaign. West Quad is currently under construction at 30 E. John St. in Champaign, while HERE Champaign is being built at 308 E. Green St. in Champaign. CA Student Living, formerly Campus Ac...