Carbon monoxide leak found at U. Station

By: Justin Worthing ~Staff Writer~ While some students enjoyed the free time on the Feb. 16 snow day, others were evacuated from their apartments when a carbon monoxide leak occurred in parts of University Station. Firefighters detected high levels of carbon monoxide in the afternoon of Feb. 16 and evacuated students from the second- floor apartments in Building 2. Firefighters told students in the third-floor apartments to stay in their rooms. Meghan Burge, a University Station resident, was in her third- floor apartment when she was notified of the leak. “I knew nothing of the leak until a firefighter knocked … Continue reading Carbon monoxide leak found at U. Station

U. Station holds food drive

By: Sarris Balcerzak ~Staff Writer~ University Station (U. Station) staff set a precedent of giving back last week when it announced its “clean out for a cause” food drive campaign. The staff along with its corporate marketing team combined efforts and created the program. “We wanted to have big events around the holidays where we had a chance to give back to our local community,” leasing manager Kathleen Murphy said. The food drive benefits the Freestore Foodbank, a nonprofit organization that receives food donations and then distributes them to disadvantaged individuals. This umbrella organization works to serve 20 counties in … Continue reading U. Station holds food drive

Graeter’s comes to University Station

By: Erica Lampert ~Staff Writer~ University Station recently held its grand opening for Graeter’s Ice Cream, which opened its doors on Montgomery Road. Kathy Graeter, a third-generation member of the Graeter family, attended the opening ceremony to help bring the family atmosphere to the new shop. She and her family were excited to open for Xavier University. “We are really excited and thrilled to be here,” Graeter said. “There have been so many changes to Xavier so far, and we are so happy to be a part of it.” Upon opening, community members and students were lined up to taste … Continue reading Graeter’s comes to University Station