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  1. Woman accused of faking her own kidnappingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... 25, of Houston, and Jarbey E. Reyes, 18, of Champaign - appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge David Bernthal in Urbana on Friday. The three remain in the custody of the U.S. Marshals Service, and the two men are being held on a detainer from U.S. ...

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  2. Sewage backups, lack of hand-washing among reasons for eight restaurants to fail April inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | CU-CitizenAccess.org

    ... --Raw sewage backup prompted health inspectors to temporarily shut down two area restaurants in April. Champaign-Urbana Public Health District inspectors failed six others during April inspections. One of the restaurants, Rice Garden at the Illini ...

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  3. Move over Barbie - there's a new role model in the toy boxRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | She Knows

    ... their Indiegogo site reads. Hobbs and Eaves cooked up the idea for Miss Possible one evening in their dorm room in Urbana, Illinois, home of the University of Illinois and the place I currently call home. While I don't personally have any issues ...

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  4. Religion calendar, July 25, 2014Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... Pine Bluff, Ark., 11 a.m., and the Rev. Lekevie C. Johnson of Jericho Missionary Baptist Church, 3 p.m. Champaign-Urbana Christian Women's Connection Luncheon. Noon July 29, Hilton Garden Inn, 1501 S. Neil St., C. Speaker: Linda Sill of Chillicothe, ...

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  5. Correctional facilities study OK'dRead the original story

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    ... three "conceptual facility options" for correctional facilities. The county currently operates one jail in downtown Urbana - which numerous reports have characterized as outdated and inefficient - and a newer, larger satellite facility in east ...

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  6. Themes for next strategic plan in worksRead the original story

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    ... a systemwide strategic planning process was during president B. Joseph White's tenure from 2005-09. More recently, Urbana Chancellor Phyllis Wise initiated a strategic planning process after launching her listening and learning tour and a "visioning ...

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  7. Marijuana-friendly ordinances OK'dRead the original story

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    ... the businesses made legal under the state's new medical marijuana law to find a place within the city. Right now, Urbana does not have any laws that govern cannabis dispensaries and cultivation, and the plan commission Thursday night approved ...

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  8. UI trustees OK raise for Groce, increase in State Farm Center budgetRead the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    ... million and up to $1.19 million in other expenses, for a total of $3.73 million. - Presidential advisor and former Urbana business school dean Avijit Ghosh was named CEO of the University of Illinois Hospital. His salary will be $391,560. - Barbara ...

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  9. Danville teen facing murder chargesRead the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    ... on their porch prior to the shooting, appeared to have gunshot wounds. The two male victims were rushed to the Urbana hospital, and the female was taken to Presence United Samaritans Medical Center, where she was treated and released. Hatcher fled ...

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  10. Area history, July 24, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    In 1914, for the first time in the history of the local waterworks plant, officials are asking residents of Champaign and Urbana to conserve water use in case of a fire.

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  11. Urbana nearing deal with former stafferRead the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    A legal dispute between Urbana and a former employee is quickly approaching a resolution in a settlement agreement that favors the city.

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  12. Urbana police chief hands out Taser policy study aidsRead the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    Police Chief Patrick Connolly on Wednesday presented civilian police review board members with a roughly inch-thick packet of information and a timeline as the city moves closer toward writing a policy and review process for Tasers.

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  13. 'Rally for Gaza' scheduled Friday in UrbanaRead the original story

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    Local Palestinian sympathizers plan to hold a "Rally for Gaza" on Friday afternoon in front of the Urbana City Building.

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  14. Urbana man indicted on federal child-porn chargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The News-Gazette

    A federal grand jury in Peoria on Tuesday indicted an Urbana man for distribution, receipt and possession of child pornography.

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  15. Vari-Form Honored by Chrysler GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | F&M Magazine

    ... company for this year's award, competing alongside Paragon Metals of Charlotte, North Carolina and Flex-N-Gate of Urbana, Illinois", said Stephen Dow, the president of Vari-Form. "Our congratulations to Flex-N-Gate for winning this year's award in ...

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  16. phaseshifts 0.1.4-devRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Python

    ... E.L. Shirley, "Quasiparticle calculations in atoms and many-body core-valence partitioning", University of Illinois, Urbana, 1991 ). Christoph Gohlke - who developed the elements.py module used extensively throughout for the modelling convenience ...

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  17. UI medical-school plan gets major overhaulRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... to field any questions or concerns, and many expressed enthusiasm for the idea. Currently, the medical school in Urbana is a regional campus of the UI's College of Medicine in Chicago. Wise envisions the new school being under control of the Urbana ...

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  18. Urbana family among victims in fatal I-55 wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The News-Gazette

    ... making false entries in his logbook. A vacation trip to visit relatives on the East Coast turned deadly for an Urbana family involved in a multicar pileup Monday on Interstate 55 south of Joliet. Kimberly Britton, 43, assistant director of business ...

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  19. Life Itself Celebrates Roger Ebert a " and the Critic's Capacity for JoyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Houston Press

    ... and interesting details without getting too bogged down in hagiography, beginning with his subject's childhood in Urbana, Illinois, in a household that subscribed to three newspapers just for him. After graduating from the University of Illinois ...

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  20. Friends mourn Urbana mother and daughter killed in crash while husband remains in critical conditionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Friends remember a family after an Urbana mother and daughter are killed in a crash on I-55.

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