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Strawberry Fields met with loyal customers upon reopening

A large selection of organic produce offered at Strawberry Fields natural food market in Urbana that reopened under new ownership on Thursday, July 9.

By Mariah Schaefer

July 9, 2015

Strawberry Fields reopened its doors Thursday under new management after closing in December.Saib Rasheed, store manager, was there along with Strawberry Fields employees to greet customers.They did not have to wait long for someone to enter the store; Phyllis Williams of Urbana arrived shortly after 7...

Sugar by Sarah aims to satisfy sweet tooths

Sarah Heller, Champaign-Urbana native, makes and sells a variety of baked goods at her business, Sugar by Sarah.

By Alexander Vassiliadis

December 1, 2014

Chocolate peppermint crunch, salted caramel, chocolate ganache and lemon ginger. These are only a handful of the flavors of French macarons that Sarah Heller, Champaign-Urbana native, makes and sells at her business — Sugar by Sarah. Sugar by Sarah operates primarily out of the year-round Urbana M...