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Protect and expand Amtrak

February 27, 2015

I am very upset with Governor Rauner's proposal to cut Illinois' Amtrak routes by 40 percent. More people, including the millennial generation, are using Amtrak. Since the millennial generation is notorious for ditching automobiles, the millennials need to get out and vote so we do not elect another a...

Hyatt Place opens in downtown Champaign

Hyatt Place opens in downtown Champaign

By Abrar Al-Heeti

June 24, 2014

Guests to the Champaign area have a new place to stay during their visit. On Tuesday, the Hyatt Place at 217 N. Neil St., Champaign, opened its doors.  Victor Patterson, general manager of Hyatt Place, said they’re very fortunate to be the only hotel in downtown Champaign. “We’re gonna bring that li...