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Survivor Spotlight: Angie Dimit

Survivor Spotlight: Angie Dimit

By Declan Harty

October 8, 2014

It was a Monday when Angie Dimit found the lump.Overwhelmed by the possibility of what it could be and a cousin’s recent death, she didn’t tell her husband, her two sons, her mother or her siblings.Instead, she remained “neutral.” Refusing to self-diagnose, Angie underwent a biopsy and an ult...

MTD receives $15.7 million in grant money for route amenities

MTD receives $15.7 million in grant money for route amenities

By Edward Gathercoal

September 17, 2014

The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District was awarded a highly competitive $15.7 million federal grant on Sept. 9 to revamp streets for transportation use. The Multimodal Corridor Enhancement project aims to improve five key corridors and redesign bus routes with bus-exclusive lanes.  Karl Gnadt, ...