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ACE detail yields 28 citations

September 24, 2014

The Illinois State Police released the results of its Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement (ACE) covert detail on Sept. 19. The purpose of the ACE program is to reduce and deter underage drinking, according...

Traditional Greek Reunion weekend hosted at University

Many line up in front of Joe's Brewery during Greek Reunion on July 12, 2014. Each year, Greek Reunion draws many students back to Champaign during the summer season.
July 14, 2014

Regular Champaign bar-goers can now return to on-campus bars without the crowds, rowdiness and $5 to $10 covers that come with the summer annual Greek Reunion weekend. Greek Reunion was hosted at the University...

Senior Essay: “What does U of I mean to me?”

Kelsey Vlamis (right) celebrates her freshman-year Unofficial St. Patrick's Day with Zana Darwish (left), senior in ACES.
May 6, 2014

Alas, when asked to comment on my University experience in approximately 500 words, I found myself drawing a blank. Not due to a lack of notable experiences, but rather an inability to determine which...

February bar checks results in more than 60 citations

March 7, 2014

Illinois State Police, along with the Champaign Police Department, conducted two Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement covert details in February. On Feb. 21, 35 citations were issued by the ISP and the Champaign...

Campustown proves to be prime location for karaoke enthusiasts

Customers at White Horse Inn sing Michael Jackson’s “Billy Jean” early Thursday morning. The John Street bar hosts “Karaoke Night” every Wednesday at 10 p.m.
January 28, 2014

For college students in Champaign, Wednesday night can mean attending karaoke night at a local bar on campus.  “It’s a different option — a way for us to be even more crazy than usual and have some...

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