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Local celebrities support Summer Youth Employment Program by volunteering at Merry Ann’s Diner fundraiser

Local celebrities support Summer Youth Employment Program by volunteering at Merry Ann’s Diner fundraiser

By Mariah Schaefer

June 2, 2015


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A fundraiser featuring local celebrities helped out the Summer Youth Employment Program this week. This was the second year the event, hosted by Merry Ann's Diner, has been held. “Merry Ann’s Diner Celebrity Server and Chef Fundraiser,” took place at the restaurant's Main Street location o...

Open signs on Christmas Day

Open signs on Christmas Day

By Abrar Al-Heeti

December 24, 2014


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Each winter on Dec. 25, parts of Champaign-Urbana turn into what resembles a ghost town, as many people spend the day celebrating the holidays with family and friends in their homes or travel out of town. But for those who are here, away from family, and don’t celebrate Christmas or want somewhere l...

6 Places to Eat at Midnight

December 17, 2013


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1 | Chopstix 202 E. Green St., Champaign Craving Chinese food in the middle of the night? Hit up Chopstix for some fantastic fried rice or sesame chicken. Hours: Monday-Thursday: 4 p.m.-3 a.m. Friday and Saturday: 4 p.m.-3:30 a.m. Sunday: 4 p.m.-2 a.m. 2 | D.P. Dough 33 E. Green St., Champaign If you...