Champaign has set new dates for its spring yard-waste collection.
Make bold climate change moves now — or “your children and grandchildren may never forgive you,” says Gina McCarthy, EPA administrator under President Obama.
Local efforts in 1970 led to the creation of the Prairie Rivers Network and the institution of curbside recycling programs. But 'we need another climate revolution at this point,' Urbana Mayor Diane Marlin said.
Most people would not think of light as being a pollutant, but if used excessively and inappropriately, you can easily throw away a few dollars and harm the environment.
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In neighboring Indiana, where courses fall under 'outdoor recreation' and are therefore allowed to stay open, Rivercrest Golf Club managing partner JW Potter says there's been an increase in the number of golfers from Illinois the last couple of weeks.
They need to be ready to reopen for the season when they typically do, during Memorial Day weekend. But there remains day-to-day uncertainty about whether Illinois' stay-at-青鹏棋牌 order will actually end April 30.
What happens inside that old theater building at 346 N. Neil St.? The Orpheum Children’s Science Museum has, since 1992, taken on the dual responsibilities of caring for a historic theater building and using the space to nurture a first-class children’s museum with an emphasis on science education.
Lisa Sprinkle, marketing coordinator for the Champaign County Forest Preserve District, said it is working on developing 'a system so individuals can fish but limit the numbers they have.'
A sudden snowstorm interrupted our apparent spring, and now, one day later, Birdland is sunny and crisp. Scattered remnants of yesterday’s sloppy snow lie in the yard, but I expect it will all melt by afternoon. The two little serama chicks in the basement brooder are growing bigger, tiny th…
Today, Birdland is blusterous but warmish, for March, anyway. The sun shines brightly, but the wind blows away any warmth before it can really soak in. Still, it’s hard to believe it’s only been two weeks since we drove up to the edge of a frozen Great Lake. Michael skied while I sat in a yu…
Two are in the Springfield area; one is a Cumberland County resident who was treated at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Coles County; one is a Woodford County resident; and two are St. Clair County residents.
After the opportunity to rent a version of the title vehicle fell through, a team led by the father of one the leads, who took a week off work, spent a combined 150 hours creating 'almost the exact replica of it' based on a picture from the classic film.
Christopher Cody-Bantz's display, set up on more than a dozen tables, includes a myriad of busts and plates, memorabilia of his trip to Ford's Theatre, thimble sets, newspaper clippings, even Lincoln-themed mudflaps, socks and magnets.
CHAMPAIGN — Four park projects in Champaign and Douglas counties are sharing in some of the $29.7 million in grants being awarded through a program of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
FAIRMOUNT — The Land Conservation Foundation has purchased 11 acres of land where the Jordan Creek meets the Salt Fork of the Vermilion River between Fairmount and Oakwood.
At today's noon luncheon at the Holiday Inn, the generous members of the Champaign-Urbana Kiwanis Club will hand over $10,000 to the Champaign Park District earmarked for the soon-to-be built Martens Center.
In the spirit of the day, I thought you might be interested in this profile of an animal from my UI environmental writing course, written by Grace Finnell-Gudwien, a student majoring in Earth, Society, and Environmental Sustainability. Enjoy.
Among the 1,986 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: two-degree grad Mary Ellen Wuellner, executive director of the Champaign County Forest Preserve.
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In broad terms, the 'life' part of 'Life and Land' will be prints of digital photos by me of birds and other local creatures, and the 'land' part will be prints produced through traditional gelatin-silver processes by UI photography teacher Brad Hudson.
The event — which began Friday and ends at 11 a.m. Sunday at Camp Drake in Fairmount — features Scouts pulling a 青鹏棋牌made sled full of gear from station to station, each presenting a different challenge.
Tonight, city council members will vote on a $119,475 engineering contract with Clark Dietz to design the first phase of the Neil Street Plaza.
In 1970, 20 million people celebrated in streets across America, gathering for a nationwide day of environmental education and activism — the first Earth Day.