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Sep 7, 2012 Dash Around The Table - Live Cooking Show
The dash Around the Table Tour, hosted by The News-Gazette, brings you dash Chef Jon Ashton in a two-hour cooking show filled with kitchen tips and irresistible eats. Bring friends and have some fun as you laugh, learn, sample products and win great... more.

Aug 27, 2012 Watch our new video - New Shot In Town
We have a new video that we just finished called New Shot In Town. The video is about the new Tdap requirements for students entering 6th and 9th grades.  Watch it... more.

Aug 7, 2012 Help Support Safe Kids Champaign County In Car X Crazy K
SKCC is a member of Safe Kids Worldwide and is committed to helping keep kids in our community safe. On September 8th teams and individual runners will race over, under and through 3 miles of the craziest obstacles participating in the Car X Crazy... more.

Aug 3, 2012 State Query Interactive Community Health Data Portal
State Public Health Department Introduces IQuery Interactive Community Health Data Portal  CHICAGO - In an effort to provide greater access to health statistics and information for health providers, local health departments and the general... more.

Jul 24, 2012 Great Video On Water Safety For Kids
Bobber the Water Safety Dog - Dog Paddling Puppies  From the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.  Watch the video on... more.

Jul 24, 2012 Support from family, workplace determines breastfeeding success
CHAMPAIGN - Linda Steinberg knows it can be a challenge for new moms to continue breastfeeding when they go back to work.  She also knows it's worth the effort, she says.  "We see a big decrease at the eight- to 12-week mark,"... more.

Jul 19, 2012 Get current information on bed bugs
The EPA Bed Bug Information Clearinghouse website has information about bed bugs, identifying infestations, treating bed bug infestations, pesticide information, bed bug myths,frequently asked questions and more.  Visit their... more.

Jul 18, 2012 2012 Summer Drought
As you know Central Illinois has gotten very little rain this summer. If you would like more information related too this check out the links below.  "http://web.extension.illinois.edu/drought/">University of Illinois drought... more.

Jul 17, 2012 Prevention for a Healthier America
Prevention for a Healthier America:  Investments in disease prevention yield significant savings, stronger communities.  Read their PDF full of great... more.

Jul 17, 2012 Save A Dream Secure Tomorrow
CU Gun Buyback  When: Saturday August 4th 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Where: Champaign Urbana Public Health District, North Parking Lot (along I-74).  What: Turn in a gun, receive a $50 Visa cash card. No questions... more.