Category: News

Waste Warriors at Work in Urbana

Photo | Pam Schipper HAWK Kids collect data during a lunch trash sort at Urbana Elementary on Jan. 4.

Giggles and exclamations of “eww” erupted in the Urbana Elementary cafeteria on Friday, Jan. 4 as 12 fifth graders, all members of HAWK (Helping All Kids With Kindness) Kids, donned blue gloves and prepared to sort third-lunch trash. When Bar-T…

Assignment Education

Photo | Submitted Ms. Kelsey and Ms. Ashley’s students at The Goddard School in Urbana are organizing a year-long Acts of Kindness campaign.

Goddard Embarks on Acts of Kindness Campaign Students in the Elephants classroom at The Goddard School in Urbana kicked off a year-long Acts of Kindness campaign with a recycled toy drive in December. Through the December donation drive, students learned…

Out and About

Sol Yoga: Good Cause Class Jan. 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15 & 22, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Urbana Regional Library This free yoga class is offered by Sol Yoga’s Good Cause Division. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat.…

Kannavis Expands With New Location

Photo | Pam Schipper (L to R) Jordan Baker, Gabrielle Thompson and Brigid Ayer are happy to answer client questions on Cannabidiol—or CBD—and medical marijuana.

Think cool Millennial coffeehouse meets relaxing spa where everyone greets you with a smile, and you’ll have Kannavis’ new location at 8709 Fingerboard Road right off I-270. Despite the draw—clients come to Kannavis because they’re experiencing physical or emotional discomfort—Kannavis…

Police Blotter

Auto Theft, New Year holiday, 1400 block of West Patrick Street. A Monrovia man tried to pull a fast one on his friend after the stealing the friend’s car over the New Year holiday. Ryan David Kramer was alleged to…