Boneyard Creek has been little more than an afterthought throughout much of Champaign-Urbana’s history and development. By the 1900s, the creek became a drainage ditch, squeezed behind Green Street like an alleyway. The cities didn’t build around the shallow tributary – they built on top of it. The creek was channelized and forced into tunnel […]Read More When Will the Boneyard Come Out and Play?
The state of Illinois released a report today confirming what many already knew – the weather has come down with a small case of serious mental illness and is seeking treatment. As a valued (if sometimes temperamental) member of communities from the windswept skyscrapers of Chicago to the sunny arch of St. Louis, people from […]Read More GO Satire: Illinois Weather in Counseling for Mental Illness