Category: Community

Letter to the Editor

Eradicate Hunger

I want to thank Urbana and The Town Courier for their amazing support of our inaugural Educate Girls Superhero 5K with 1K Fun Run held on November 10, 2018! There are so many great things about our town. The way…

Obituary: Brad David Jacobs

Brad David Jacobs, age 51, of Urbana, Maryland, went to his Heavenly home after a difficult battle with pancreatitis on Dec. 8, 2018.

Brad David Jacobs, age 51, of Urbana, Maryland, went to his Heavenly home after a difficult battle with pancreatitis on Dec. 8, 2018. Born in Bloomington, Minnesota, on June 23, 1967, he was a 1985 graduate of Bloomington Jefferson High…

Urbana Soccer Club May Be Kicking Off

Photo | Pam Schipper An outdoor soccer facility is proposed for Big Woods Road.

Christian Noguera, a gastroenterologist, grew up playing with his neighborhood soccer club in Cordoba, Argentina. He created the Toca Juniors Football Club in Potomac for his son 16 years ago. The family-oriented, volunteer-run club that plays at local parks has…