The Daily Illini

Academic Senate holds committee elections

By Maggie Sullivan

April 20, 2015

Members of the Urbana-Champaign Senate nominated senators old and new to the senate’s various committees at its Monday organizational meeting. The senate welcomed its new members for the coming academic year, elected committee chairs to the Senate Executive Committee and nominated representatives t...

A new harvest for Strawberry Fields

A new harvest for Strawberry Fields

By Lillian Barkley

January 28, 2015

Champaign-Urbana lost a community staple on Dec. 14, when health food store Strawberry Fields closed after 40 years of business. But, much like strawberry harvesting season itself, a new Strawberry Fields will be growing in its place around late April.  Mohammad Al-Heeti, owner of World Harvest Internatio...

Which Wich opens as company’s 10th collegiate location

Which Wich opens as company’s 10th collegiate location

January 20, 2015

The decision of what to eat between classes and around 2 a.m. is now even more challenging for University students. Which Wich opened at 512 E. Green St. on Dec. 15 as a create-your-own sandwich shop hoping to impress the Champaign area with its plethora of options and student deals. Which Wich is open fro...

Cream & Flutter sweetens up for the holidays.

Cream & Flutter sweetens up for the holidays.

December 8, 2014

Known for its gourmet cupcakes, Cream & Flutter is transforming the way the local community thinks of sweet treats.  Located in the heart of downtown Champaign at 114 N Walnut St., customers can find a wide variety of sweets, such as cookies, homemade macarons and marshmallows, along with custo...