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Former preschool art teacher produces series of children’s books on artists

Former preschool art teacher produces series of children’s books on artists

By Earn Saenmuk

June 16, 2014

When Judy Lee, a 28-year-old freelance graphic designer in Urbana, got a job offer to become a preschool art teacher, she didn’t know what to do. She was terrified — she wasn’t sure if she could actually work with children or not. She planned to reject the offer; however, all her friends encourage...

Champaign-Urbana health officials promote smoke-free apartments

By Chris Radecki

April 9, 2014

Champaign-Urbana Public Health District officials are hoping to persuade landlords in Champaign County to ban smoking in apartments. Officials have been in ongoing discussions with multi-unit housing property owners regarding the benefits of smoke-free housing. Nationally, there is a trend toward multi-unit ...