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Team Corn Stars backpacks through Europe in Red Bull competition

Kailey Luzbetak, Dave Smulson and Tim Lalla carry Red Bull cases to London, England. The students are members of the Corn Stars team in the 2014 Red Bull Can You Make It competition.

By Bridget Hynes

April 7, 2014

University students Kailey Luzbetak and Dave Smulson, seniors in LAS, and Tim Lalla, senior in Engineering, are backpacking through Europe using only cases of Red Bull as currency for transportation, food and shelter. The team, dubbed the Corn Stars, are participating in the Red Bull Can You Make It ...

New vintage store brings unique items to downtown Urbana

Bohemia, a new vintage store in downtown Urbana, opened on Nov. 15, 2013, and is owned by local Chambana residents Milea Hayes and Laura Young.
A previous version of the photo incorrectly stated that Bohemia opened Nov. 15, 2012. Bohemia opened Nov. 15, 2013. The Daily Illini regrets the error.

By Bridget Hynes

February 3, 2014

Nestled on the corner of Main and Race streets in downtown Urbana stands Bohemia, a new vintage store that opened on Nov. 15. Owned by Champaign-Urbana’s Milea Hayes and Laura Young, the store is named for its “Bohemian-like style,” an aesthetic summarized by its motto: “a unique blend of vint...