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Team Corn Stars backpacks through Europe in Red Bull competition

Team Corn Stars backpacks through Europe in Red Bull 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

New vintage store brings unique items to downtown Urbana

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...