Good Reads: 2/26/19


This photo is pretty neat

(Photo from r/UIUC user u/9bombs)

Just two cities are in recession. Who’s unhappy? Elmira, New York and Danville, Illinois

Danville was featured in USA Today for being one of two American cities still in a recession.

(Paul Davidson / USA Today)


Illini basketball plays Purdue tomorrow

In West Lafayette.

Yikes.

Read The Champaign Room‘s scouting report here.

At least we’ll always have this:


Here’s the Champaign trampoline park review we’ve all been waiting for

Hell yeah.

(Amy Cunningham / ChambanaMoms)


Push for electric scooters comes to Champaign-Urbana

Vroom vroom!

(Lauren Kostiuk / WCCU)


Chancellor on Chief appearance: ‘Antithetical to what I thought we had all agreed to’

(Julie Wurth / News-Gazette)


Student proposes historical UI mascot

Not bad!

(Ethan Simmons / Daily Illini)


U of I College In Prison Program Receives $90,000 Grant

(Lee Gaines / Illinois Public Media)


Rep. Rodney Davis just keeps on lyin

Woof!


51 Main is moving to the old Bradley’s II location

Bold move! Especially for 51, which many thought had already been closed for months.

The question remains: will they keep the name?

(Ben Zigterman / News-Gazette)


Listen to Urbana Mayor Diane Marlin on the latest episode of I Have To Ask…