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Papa Del’s to permanently close Green Street location over winter break

By Jason Chun

November 24, 2015

Papa Del’s will close the doors of its Green Street location over the University's winter break in preparation for the opening of its new location. The Green Street restaurant, 206 E. Green St., has been open for about 40 years. There is no set date for when it will close. The new location, 1201 S. N...

C-U Pride Fest “bigger and better” than year before

C-U Pride Fest “bigger and better” than year before

By Lilly Mashayek

September 20, 2015

People lining Neil Street cheered as members of the Champaign-Urbana for Bernie Sanders group chanted “discrimination has got to go,” while they marched in Saturday’s Pride Fest parade. The sixth annual all-day festival began with workshops and seminars at the Hyatt Place Hotel and Big Grove ...

Tea steeped in health benefits

By Susan Szuch

December 8, 2014

While coffee and energy drinks may tend to prevail as drinks of choice during finals cram sessions, students shouldn’t overlook tea as an option. The drink, in many capacities, has an array of benefits, and Natural Gourmet at 2225 S. Neil St. in Champaign, and the Common Ground Food Cooperative at...

Green Street Renovation Project receives public input

Green Street Renovation Project receives public input

By Angelica Lavito

March 13, 2014

Champaign kicked off the third phase of its Green Street Renovation Project on Wednesday with an open house at the Champaign Public Library. The open house introduced the project and allowed residents to provide input on design concepts for Green Street between Fourth Street and Neil Street. “We’ll co...