Category: Features

Slow Food

Slow Food is an organization I believe in. It envisions a world in which all people can access and enjoy food that is good for them, good for those who grow it, and good for the planet. Recently I attended…

Eye on Art: Artisans Fill Our Countryside

Photo | Marylou Bono Located just 10 minutes from Urbana’s commercial center, Dusty Road Pottery on Linthicum Road is ceramic artist Jennifer Hamilton’s teaching studio and shop.

Building on the riches of the Montgomery County Agricultural Reserve, Countryside Artisans is a group of like-minded painters, farmers, potters, stonemasons, woodworkers, textile artists, glass blowers, jewelers, yarn dyers, ceramicists, photographers and wine and beer crafters—all following their creative passions…

Sage Advice: The Spine

The spine is a complicated biomechanical structure that supports the weight of the body. It allows people to bend, twist, walk and move, yet it’s one of the most abused and misunderstood areas of the body. Physical therapy provides effective…

Around Town

Many Ways to See Santa Santa is making numerous appearances in our neighborhoods this holiday season. He will be visiting the Urbana Library Farmers Market special Holiday Market on Dec. 1, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. In addition to Santa,…