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Peace gardens planted to establish collaboration and unity between congregations

Peace gardens planted to establish collaboration and unity between congregations

By Abrar Al-Heeti

June 15, 2014

The First Mennonite Church and the Central Illinois Mosque and Islamic Center are planting for peace in their two peace gardens, a project with the goal of establishing collaboration and demonstrating unity between the two congregations. The first garden is located beside the First Mennonite Church at 902...

Layalina Mediterranean Grill

Layalina Mediterranean Grill

April 15, 2014

Sitting on the corner of First Street and Springfield Avenue, Layalina Mediterranean Grill does not overtly demand attention, yet it is inviting nonetheless. The interior is dimly lit with wooden tables and booths filling the open room and Middle Eastern decorations lining the walls. A popular menu item...

Calendar of events for Moms Weekend 2014

April 1, 2014

Friday, April 4, 2014 Keep Calm and Celebrate with Mom Reception  5:30 to 7 p.m.  Location: Illini Union — Illlini Rooms Cost: Free RENT - Presented by the Illini Union Board  8 p.m.  Location: Lincoln Hall Theater Cost: $15 or $18  Saturday, April 5, 2014 Free Popcorn for moms at the Illini Union...