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“Olde” favorite donut shop finds new life

Eric Seeds in the Derald's food truck.
April 22, 2015

Ye Olde Donut Shoppe may not date back to Medieval England, as the name’s spelling suggests, but it was founded nearly 60 years ago, making it an area institution. The business has gone through many...

UI employee juggles work and Grammy-award-winning record label

Meagan Hennessey and Richard Martin stand with their
January 21, 2015

Meagan Hennessey is a manager of web services for the College of Business, updating websites and helping faculty with their sites. But what people may not know is that she won a Grammy — and may have...

Orange Leaf: A dessert lover’s dream come true

Kristy Theisen, sophomore in Education, finds part-time employment at Orange Leaf, a vibrant, new frozen yogurt franchise.
October 20, 2014

I’d like to make a confession: I have a small dessert problem. Actually, it’s not that small. It’s an “I-can’t-survive-a-single-day-without-it” kind of problem. To me, a meal is just not complete...

Urbana police search for suspects in armed robbery

A still picture from the surveillance video of an armed robbery at the Lincoln Lodge Motel, 403 West University Ave. at around 9 p.m. on Dec. 13.
December 19, 2013

The Urbana Police Department is searching for two suspects after an armed robbery and attempted murder were reported at the Lincoln Lodge Motel, 403 W. University Ave., around 9 p.m. Friday, according...

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