Good to hear one of Champaign’s most neglected neighborhoods getting much-needed improvements.
Now – how about the sidewalks and streetlights? Much of Garden Hills lacks basic infrastructure. I hope to see more of this from the City of Champaign.
(Adalberto Toledo / News-Gazette)
Alma Otter makes national waves
The story was picked up by the likes of Barstool Sports and Around the Horn. This is the most relevant University of Illinois sports teams have been since hiring Lovie. Amazing.
The hype is so real, in fact, that the original creators did an AMA on Reddit:
Ugh. At least this guy gave a lot of money, I guess.
(Julie Wurth / News-Gazette)
The future of local basketball looks bright.
(Colin Likas / News-Gazette)
Here’s a very helpful Big Ten Tournament seeding guide
Things are about to get zippy!
CJ Run releases Here For Now EP
You can listen to it here:
Look at this cute pooch
The newest member of Illini Service Dogs!
Western Illinois University in Macomb laid off 8% of their total workforce yesterday.
(Rich Egger / Illinois Public Media)
This is badass.
(Jodi Heckel / University of Illinois)