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Champaign activates snow routes

By Daily Illini Staff Report

January 3, 2014

City of Champaign snow routes were activated at 4 p.m. Thursday, according to a press release from the City of Champaign Public Works office. Vehicles parked on these routes must be moved by 1 a.m. Friday. Activated routes are as follows: University Avenue from State Street to Mattis Avenue Church Street from Sta...

Local garden cultivates community values

The Randolph Street Community Garden, on the corner of Randolph St. and Beardsley Ave., is a local volunteer-staffed garden where community members can come and grow their own produce. 

November 6, 2013

The produce grown in the Randolph Street Community Garden has special powers. The produce may look like regular fruits and vegetables, but these crops have the ability to bring together an entire community, dissolve social barriers, and feed the disadvantaged in a space that is less than a half-acre of la...