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Guess who I found strolling along Candlestick Lane this evening? None other than Santa Claus! Candlestick Lane, otherwise known as Grant Place, has for 50 years been an Urbana holiday tradition. It began in the early 1960s when the power company sponsored a house decorating competition. The homes...
Everyone has a gift. I don't mean the kind of gift wrapped up in pretty paper and opened on special occasions, although those are certainly nice. Rather, I mean a gift as in a talent. One person may have the gift of a remarkable memory while another has the gift of athleticism. Others, like my mo...
What's the one thing that can put a damper on downtown holiday shopping? Paid parking! Let's face it: no one likes pulling into those downtown parking spots, fishing for change in your pockets and car seats, and then attempting to keep track of time while you're shopping so that you don't arrive ...
Three meals a day (plus a snack or two in between) is something most of us take for granted. The fact is, many people go hungry every day. Yes, even here in Champaign-Urbana, there are people who don't know where their next meal will come from. The Eastern Illinois Foodbank published a list of lo...
Every year on Saturdays from mid-November through Christmas there's a delightful holiday market inside Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana. Local businesses and artists participate in providing a wide assortment of goods for purchase from locally grown produce to handcrafted pottery and soaps. You coul...
Champaign County IL Real Estate Market Report, November 2011 November 2011 Residential Sales Information Compared to November 2010 The following real estate market information concerns only residential sales in greater Champaign County, IL and includes houses, condos, co-ops, and zerolots Novembe...
Kinex Coat Drive One thing I love about living here in Champaign-Urbana is that we have several good snowfalls each year, whereas in Virginia, where I spent my childhood, a good snowfall was a rarity. Yes, our winters here are quite beautiful, and temperatures stay below freezing for those few m...
From the time my brothers and I were old enough to understand the concept of giving, at a very young age, my parents made sure that we had the opportunity to shop for gifts for each other. At the same time, they kept it simple, usually by having us do all our shopping at the Dollar Store. I still...

Shannon Lewis

Realtor, Broker - Champaign-Urbana, IL
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