Events & Activities

WCIA News Channel 3 to Broadcast LIVE in Downtown Urbana!

July 27, 2012 - 4:00pm - 6:30pm

WCIA News Channel 3 has announced they will be doing live broadcasts from downtown Urbana on Friday, July 27, 2012 from 4-6:30 p.m. as part of their “Our Town” series.

Six local organizations will be featured, plus the City of Urbana, to showcase their services and create a fun and festive environment:

Joseph W. Royer Plaque Dedication at Urbana High School

July 28, 2012 - 2:00pm

Please join us in dedicating a plaque celebrating the historic architecture of Urbana High School, as designed by Joseph W. Royer – Urbana’s most noted and recognized architect.

UC2B Public Information Meeting

July 25, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

You're invited!

Come learn about the Urbana-Champaign Big Broadband project, including the expansion competition that could bring some of the fastest fiber optic Internet in the country to everyone in C-U and Savoy.

Urbana Community Media Drupal Camp

July 30, 2012 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The Grassroots Radio Conference is being hosted at the Independent Media Center in Urbana, Illinois from Thursday, July 26th - Sunday, July 29th.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

September 29, 2012 - 8:00am - 3:00pm

The Illinois EPA will conduct a one-day household hazardous waste (HHW) collection event in Champaign-Urbana on Saturday, September 29, from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

UC2B Fiber Optic Network Expansion Opportunity

July 31, 2012

The Champaign-Urbana community has entered a competition to continue building one of the fastest broadband Internet networks in the country.

Grassroots Radio Conference 2012: The Future of Community Radio

July 26, 2012 - 2:00pm - July 29, 2012 - 12:00pm
Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center
202 S.

One Summer Day 2012: Taking Steps to Fight Homelessness

June 30, 2012 - 9:00am - 11:00am

Take steps to fight homelessness with the C-U at Home One Summer Day grocery cart walk.

Home Run Food Mart Owners Surrender Liquor License

June 22, 2012 - 5:00pm

Representatives of the Home Run Food Mart in east Urbana voluntarily surrendered the convenience store's Class C liquor license Wednesday (June 20) at a local liquor control commission hearing.