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Urbana Police Department hosts free bike giveaway

Urbana Police Department hosts free bike giveaway

By Ben Lash

June 25, 2015

The Urbana Police Department hosted a free bike giveaway on Wednesday. People interested in getting their hands on a bike gathered in front of 704 S. Glover St. in Urbana, where the department implemented a first-come, first-serve system.Although the conditions of each bike varied, all were us...

Lodge members partake in No Shave November

Sergeant Jay Loschen of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 shows his participation in No Shave November on Friday for the purpose of raising cancer awareness, 

By Brittney Nadler

November 19, 2013

Members of the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 70 are breaking their uniform code this month by participating in “No Shave November” to raise money for cancer awareness. The department required each participant to donate $25 to the American Cancer Society. The lodge is matching the amount raised, w...