Author: Kristy Crawford

Urbana Swimming Launches Season

Memorial Day marked the opening of local pools and practice is now underway for summer swim leagues. Local teams, including the Villages of Urbana Seahawks (VOU), the Windsor Knolls Wahoos and the Holly Hills Hurricanes, are part of the Frederick…

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Help for the Technically Impaired Technology continues to advance at a rapid pace, but many people don’t have the time or technical knowledge to keep up with it. “It’s too techy,” is a popular complaint when trying to read computer…

April is Autism Awareness Month

If you notice a blue glow from your neighbor’s front porch this month, it is likely in support of April’s Autism Awareness month. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a devastating neurological and biological disorder that is usually diagnosed in children…

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Greenbriar Welcomes New Personnel Two new staff members recently joined the Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital and Pet Resort in Urbana. In January, Dr. Karen Pearson, DVM officially joined the veterinary hospital practice as a general practitioner, specializing in internal medicine and…

In Memorial: Urbana’s Liz Coffey

The greater Urbana community suffered an enormous loss last month — 13-year-old Margaret Elizabeth “Liz” Coffey passed away on Jan. 6 at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Liz was the beloved daughter of James Coffey, Jr. and Patricia…