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    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    On May 3, 2017, Wheels O’ Time Museum opens at noon for the 35 th season. Museum is located at 1710 W. Woodside Dr. Dunlap Il 61525 (corner of N. Knoxville & W. Woodside Dr.) At 1pm, there will be a ribbon cutting to celebrate the 35 th season of the museum and the completion of the restoration of the 1931 Ahrens Fox Fire Truck that was used at Central Station from 1931-56. The Heart of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Limelight Eventplex, Bud Light Concert Series and Tailgate N’ Tallboys: Ready to Bring Music and Money to the Peoria Area PEORIA – With the Bud Light Concert Series and Tailgate N’ Tallboys Music Festival ready to kick off their 2017 lineup, the Peoria Area is looking to see big money come from the two events. According to economic impact calculations from ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT Rebuilding Together to Hold National Rebuilding Day April 29 Media Release City of Peoria Grant Funds used for Major Repairs Peoria –Rebuilding Together Peoria, in partnership with the City of Peoria Community Development Department, will host its annual Rebuilding Day on Saturday, April 29. Rebuilding Together Peoria is a volunteer organization that ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    For Immediate Notification… The 32 nd Annual Arbor Day Celebration will be held on Friday April 28, 2017 at 10 AM. It will take place just north of the Murray Baker Bridge on the waterfront at the Veterans Memorial site near the Riverplex. The tree planting at this site is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of South-West Peoria in partnership with the City of Peoria Dept. of Public Works along ...read more
    Categories: Business Brief, Community
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2017 For more information, contact: Tom Miller, Sommer Park Manager 309-691-8423 Civil War Spring Drill coming to Sommer Park May 6 & 7 Experience the daily life of Civil War soldiers at the Civil War Spring Drill in Sommer Park. The Drill will take place on May 6 from 10:00am-4:00pm and May 7 from 10:00am-2:00pm. Watch men and women in action, and perhaps be a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2017 For more information, contact: Emily Cahill, Executive Director 309-681-2803 Peoria Park District Seeks Applications To Fill Vacated Trustee Position Submissions due on or before May 15, 2017 PEORIA, IL--With the resignation of Trustee Kelly Cummings effective May 1, 2017, the Peoria Park District Board of Trustees is seeking applications from interested ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE South Side Office of Concern Turning Lives Around Date: April 11, 2017 Contact: Kristen Berchtold Director of Development kberchtold@southsideofficeofconcern.org Office: 309/222-2751 Mobile: 309/550-4899 For Immediate Release South Side Office of Concern Awarded Grant from Telligen Community Initiative to Improve Health of Those Experiencing Homelessness PEORIA, IL - The South Side ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Community Development Department, in partnership with Keep Peoria Beautiful, is pleased to announce that all of the dumpsters for the 2017 Great American Cleanup have been reserved. Nineteen Neighborhood Associations will be hosting neighborhood cleanup events. Keep Peoria Beautiful will be collecting electronics at Glen Oak Learning Center (2100 N Wisconsin Ave). ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    Illinois Central College MEDIA OPPORTUNITY 13 th Annual ICC International Fair --- Sat., April 22, 2017 Noon to 3 pm --- Cafeteria East Peoria Campus This is the 13 th year for the International Fair at ICC. The event is open to the public and is a great opportunity for the community, especially families, to discover and appreciate world cultures while having fun together. Some of the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Haney, Director of Strategic Communications University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria 309.671.8404 | dhaney@.uic.edu UICOMP Rural Physician Program Celebrates 20 years PEORIA, Ill. [April 17, 2017] – The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria is celebrating 20 years of promoting rural medicine this week. Called the Rural Student Physician ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Event: FREE DAY! Bradley FUSE Interactive Exhibition Time & Date: April 29, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: Peoria Riverfront Museum · 222 S.W. Washington St. · Peoria, Ill. Free Day! Bradley’s FUSE Brings Award-winning Interactive Design & High Tech Fun to Riverfront Museum April 29 Teleport to another world, escape a booby-trapped tomb, go on an ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2017 CONTACT: Stacy Peterson 309.494.8560; speterson@peoriagov.org MAY 4, 2017—REDEDICATION OF THE POLICE,FIRE, AFL-CIO MEMORIALS WHO: Representatives from Peoria Police Department, Peoria Fire Department, the Labor Council, the AFL-CIO, the Laborers International Union of North America Local #165, Kirk Edwards Foundation, J.C. Dillon, Peoria Police Benevolent ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2017 For more information, contact: Emily Cahill, Executive Director 309-681-2803 Summer Playbook designed with you in mind! See the Park District’s new design showing all the places and activities where you can play! The Peoria Park District has redesigned its Playbook, the catalog of all the program offerings, to make it easier for all ages to find where and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jewel Allison, Program Director 309.692.2484 Jewel.allison@jeaseniorliving.com Grand View Alzheimer’s Special Care Center and Comfort Keepers to Host Memory Cafe Peoria, IL -Grand View, a center for those with memory loss and Comfort Keepers, your local experts in home care, are hosting Memory Cafe April 18 th from 3:00-4:30pm. Enjoy Bingo, a slice of pie ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Darrel Berry , Marketing Communications Manager Hanson Professional Services Inc. (217) 747-9291 Note to media: This news release and corresponding photo(s) are available by request or may be downloaded directly from our website at: http://www.hanson-inc.com/news.aspx?page=news-release-text&articleid=lamont-becomes-first-external-advisory-director ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    Press Release Dewberry Welcomes Mechanical Engineering Expertise of John Fleming Firm hires new manager of the mechanical engineering department in Peoria, Illinois, office Fairfax, VA—April 14, 2017 Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced that John Fleming, PE, QCxP, has joined the Peoria, Illinois, office as the mechanical engineering department manager. He will ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE South Side Office of Concern Turning Lives Around Date: April 12, 2017 Contact: Kristen Berchtold Director of Development kberchtold@southsideofficeofconcern.org 309/222-2751 For Immediate Release Clue-less - A Murder Mystery Event to DIE For to Benefit Programs of the South Side Office of Concern Join the fun and spend the evening with six of the most famous murder suspects of all ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    HICKORY POINT BANK ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MORGAN NESSLER, VICE PRESIDENT, RETAIL BANKING 4/17/17 Hickory Point Bank today announced Morgan Nessler has been named Vice President, Retail Banking and will manage the branches and consumer staff in Decatur, Champaign, Springfield, Peoria Heights, and Marshall County. In this role, Ms. Nessler will be responsible for ensuring bank customers ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Welsh Illinois Central College Chief Public Relations Officer Phone: (309) 694-5440 Email: PR@icc.edu Media Resources : http://icc.edu/news/media-resources/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- April 17, 2017 Illinois Central College Music Program Offers Tuition Waiver Auditions May 9 and 15 The Illinois Central College Music Program will hold tuition waiver auditions for ICC ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    HICKORY POINT BANK ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF MORGAN NESSLER, VICE PRESIDENT, RETAIL BANKING 4/17/17 Hickory Point Bank today announced Morgan Nessler has been named Vice President, Retail Banking and will manage the branches and consumer staff in Decatur, Champaign, Springfield, Peoria Heights, and Marshall County. In this role, Ms. Nessler will be responsible for ensuring bank customers continue ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE 201 SW Jefferson Ave. Peoria, IL 61602 www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com Monday, April 10th 2017 Contact: Megan Pedigo (309) 680-3640 THE 2017-2018 AMEREN ILLINOIS BROADWAY SERIES GET READY for the TIME OF YOUR LIFE! There truly is NO PLACE LIKE HOME for Broadway. Enjoy A FEW OF YOUR FAVORITE shows right here in Peoria! The SMG-managed Peoria Civic Center and Ameren Illinois invite you to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    5 th Annual Fight to the Finish Extreme 5K Race to Benefit Almost Home Kids Contact: Amber Waibel - Event Coordinator, OSF HealthCare Foundation 309.566.5693 Amber.R.Waibel@osfhealthcare.org (Peoria, IL | April 11, 2017) – The 5 th annual Fight to the Finish extreme 5K race invites participants of all ages to register for this family-fun event full of mud, obstacles and challenging ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois Photographer Part of National Exhibit Contact: Shelli Dankoff | Media Relations Coordinator – OSF HealthCare 309.655.3897 (Peoria, IL | April 11, 2017) – A photograph by OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois photographer Jim Carlson was selected for inclusion in the 2017 Children’s Hospitals Photo Exhibit, a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jewel Allison, Program Director 309.692.2484 Jewel.allison@jeaseniorliving.com Grand View Alzheimer’s Special Care Center Hosts Support Group Peoria, IL – Grand View, a care center for those with memory loss, hosts Support Groups monthly. Date and Time: Every Third Thursday of the month from 4:30-5:30pm (next meeting April 20) Location: 6210 N. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Haney, Director of Strategic Communications University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria 309.671.8404 | dhaney@.uic.edu Gift creates new fund to support research awards for UICOMP medical students PEORIA, Ill. [April 12, 2017] – The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria is pleased to announce the creation of the Dr. Christopher and Marilou Powers ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    On May 3, 2017, Wheels O’ Time Museum opens at noon for the 35 th season. Museum is located at 1710 W. Woodside Dr. Dunlap Il 61525 (corner of N. Knoxville & W. Woodside Dr.) At 1pm, there will be a ribbon cutting to celebrate the 35 th season of the museum and the restoration of the 1931 Ahrens Fox Fire Truck that was used at Central Station from 1931-56. The Heart of Illinois Fire ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    April 3, 2017 Release for South Side Bank: South Side Bank recently rolled out an updated version of its mobile banking application allowing customers to complete tasks with less steps and taps as well as improved layout.
    Categories: Community, Business Brief
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    Contact: Jim Burwitz 309-353-0559 jburwitz@pekinhospital.com For immediate release… Pekin League to Host Golf Classic for UnityPoint Health – Pekin ​ (April 3, 2017) – The Pekin Hospital League’s 26th Annual Golf Classic will be held May 1, 2017, at the Pekin Country Club. The entry fee is $125 per person and includes green fees, a cart, a box lunch, beverages and a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    Press Contact Jenn Gordon Telephone 309-258-1327 Email jgordon@artspartners.net Website www.sculpturewalkpeoria.org Sculpture Walk Peoria sells second sculpture from 2016 walk “Hope” to be permanently displayed at Wildlife Prairie Park Sculpture Walk Peoria is excited to announce the second sale of sculpture from the 2016 walk. Bill and Paula Cirone have purchased “Hope,” ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    For Immediate Release (April, 2017) Lincoln Office, LLC, Recently Acquired by Locally Owned 360 Holdings (Washington, Ill.) Lincoln Office, LLC, is under new ownership. Effective March 31, the company – which has provided design, office systems, installation and service for the workplace for over 80 years – was acquired by 360 Holdings, a company founded by the Sauder family in ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2017 For more information, contact: Forest Park Nature Center at 309-686-3360 Peoria Zoo at 309-686-3365 Think globally, act locally! Two Earth Day events through Peoria Park District What better way to celebrate our wonderful planet than with Peoria Park District? Make it a special weekend by attending both of these fun and educational events! APRIL 22: Earth Day ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    2319 East War Memorial Drive Peoria, IL 61614 PHN 309 682.1113 FAX 309 682.8353 www.goodwillpeo.org MEDIA ADVISORY Groundbreaking for Goodwill Veterans’ Home Expansion RESCHEDULED FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Gretchen Piper 309-682-1113, EXT. 2151 Peoria, IL – April 4, 2017 – DUE TO EXPECTED ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS, WE HAVE RESCHEDULED OUR VETERANS’ HOME ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    ArtPop Peoria 2017 An ArtsPartners of Central Illinois Program FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 6, 2017 Contact: Jennifer Gordon Telephone: 309-676-2787 E-mail: jgordon@artspartners.net Website: artspartners.net/artpop-peoria/ ARTPOP PEORIA 2017 PEOPLE’S CHOICE CONTEST WINNER ANNOUNCED Peoria, IL - ArtsPartners of Central Illinois and Adams Outdoor Advertising are pleased to announce Marina ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Welsh Illinois Central College Chief Public Relations Officer Phone: (309) 694-5440 Email: PR@icc.edu Media Resources : http://icc.edu/news/media-resources/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- April 10, 2017 ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE PRESENTS ARTS WEEK 2017 APRIL 17-21 Illinois Central College presents a week of demonstrations, exhibits, concerts and other events as the Arts and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    OSF HealthCare Center for Health – Pekin Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held Patients to be seen at new facility beginning April 17 For More Information Contact: Shelli Dankoff | Media Relations Coordinator 309.655.3897 (Peoria, IL / April 6, 2017) – A blessing ceremony and ribbon cutting was held for the new OSF HealthCare Center for Health – Pekin on Thursday, April 6, 2017. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    Office of the City Manager FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Stacy Peterson, Phone: 309-494-8560 or 309-215-2517 Email: speterson@peoriagov.org Open House for The Best City Hall In America Peoria, IL (April 6, 2017) The City of Peoria will host an Open House for the "Best City Hall in America" on Thursday, April 20 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., featuring tours, souvenirs and a chance to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    ERIC CHURCH BRINGS 2017 HOLDIN ’ MY OWN TOUR TO PEORIA! ** GREAT SEATS STILL AVAILABLE FOR ONE-OF-A-KIND 360 STAGE EXPERIENCE STARTING AT JUST $25 plus fees!!! ** TICKETS AVAILABLE at TICKETMASTER.COM May 12 – Peoria Civic Center – Peoria, IL Peoria, IL -- EMI Nashville recording artist Eric Church will bring the Holdin’ My Own Tour to Peoria Civic Center in Peoria on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rod Schwegel, President – Straight Forward Phone: 608/643-2363 Email: rod@straightforward.cc Straight Forward Call Center Now Open in Downtown Peoria Peoria, IL(April 5, 2017) – Straight Forward will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House in celebration of its new call center operation located at 700 Main St. This event will be held on Wednesday, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, April 06, 2017
    S&S Signs Lighting and Electrical would like to welcome its newest member of their team, Robert Bosley, in the new role of the Operations Manager. Robert Bosley was the owner of New Image Sign Group for the past 2 ½ years and partnered up with S&S Signs Lighting & Electrical for the rebranding of The Lube Stop signs, the WCIC “HOPE” sign and several other local high ...read more
    Categories: Business Brief, Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    DAVID BLAINE TAKES HIS MAGIC ON THE ROAD FOR HIS FIRST-EVER NORTH AMERICAN TOUR – Performance will Evolve Throughout 40-City Tour Beginning May 30 – LOS ANGELES (Mar. 27, 2017) – Having revolutionized modern magic and mesmerized audiences unlike any performer in history, magician, illusionist, and stunt artist David Blaine will embark on his first-ever North American tour, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Welsh Illinois Central College Chief Public Relations Officer Phone: (309) 694-5440 Email: PR@icc.edu Media Resources : http://icc.edu/news/media-resources/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- March 27, 2017 ICC HOSTS 13 TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL FAIR APRIL 22 Illinois Central College’s international students will host the 13 th Annual International Fair on Sat., April 22 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Event: Smithsonian’s “Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code” & “Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss” exhibitions open Time & Date: April 1, 10 a.m. (through May 29, 2017) Event: “ The George & Norma Kottemann Collection: A 40-Year Passion for Art” exhibition opens Time & Date: April 8, 10 a.m. (through ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    News Release Rick Stephenson, (309) 686-3300, rstephenson@cwtc.org “CWTC INSPIRING ART SHOW FRIDAY!” Exhibit Focuses on Talents of People with Disabilities **For Immediate Release** March 28, 2017 CWTC, Community Workshop and Training Center, Inc., presents the “Inspiring Art Abilities Art Show” this Friday evening from 6:00 to 8:00PM. This year's event moves to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Media Contact Jamie Messmore 309.857.1655 (cell) jmessmore@hhsil.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 28, 2017 Heartland Health Services Announces Walk In Hours beginning April 3, 2017 Heartland Health Services is excited to announce walk in hours Monday- Friday from 9am-10am and 1pm to 2pm. This service will begin on Monday, April 3, 2017 at our Garden, East Bluff and Carver health centers. These open ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    UnityPoint Health is pleased to announce the association of Elizabeth Adkison, APN, UnityPoint Health - Family Medicine – Pekin, and Michael Miller, MD, UnityPoint Health - Family Medicine – Washington. ----- Elizabeth is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Elizabeth is a graduate of Chamberlain College of Nursing, Downers Grove, IL, where she also received her MSN, Family ...read more
    Categories: Community, Business Brief
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 28, 2017 For more information, contact: Trish Blattenberger at 309-681-2803 Peoria Park District hunts are eggs-actly the fun way for kids (and dogs) to celebrate spring! The hunt is on! Actually, many egg hunts and spring celebrations hosted by the Peoria Park District are on for children throughout Peoria area. There’s even one for our canine friends! ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Haney, Director of Strategic Communications University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria 309.671.8404 | dhaney@.uic.edu Stephanie Johnson, Director of Pediatric Resource Center University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria 309.624.9595 | saj@uic.edu Kick Abuse at Kickapoo 5K Trail Run/Fun Walk to raise awareness and funds against child abuse PEORIA, Ill. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Princeville State Bank: Join us as we celebrate Community Banking Week! Cookouts at both of our locations: April 6th in Princeville @ 11am - 1pm April 7th in Peoria @ 11am - 1 pm PRINCEVILLE STATE BANK 142 E MAIN ST PRINCEVILLE, IL 61559 4924 W AMERICAN PRAIRIE DR PEORIA, IL 61615 WWW.P-S-B.COM
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    March 30, 2017 Karen Cotton External Affairs Manager 309-566-4126 Illinois American Water Recognized by Peoria Area Labor Management and Tri-County Construction Labor Management Councils Three employees receive awards of Construction Person of the Year, Building a Better Community and Safety Peoria, Ill. (March 30, 2017) — Each year Peoria Area Labor Management Council (PALM) and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE “Titanic” Exhibit Brings Record Number of Visitors to Peoria Riverfront Museum – and Dollars to Peoria The ship came in for Peoria Riverfront Museum during its “Titanic: the Artifact Exhibition,” bringing a record number of visitors to the organization, which will celebrate its fifth year this coming October 2017. During the exhibit’s run ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    McDaniels Marketing Receives Two Excellence in Tourism Awards (Pekin, Ill.) McDaniels Marketing , a communications firm headquartered in Pekin, recently received two Excellence in Tourism Awards during the 2017 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism in Springfield. Each year, the Excellence in Tourism Awards honor innovative tourism marketing initiatives that promote ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Trek Bicycle Peoria invites you GRAND OPENING EVENT April 8, 2017 | 9:30 am Each $20 spent will earn a raffle ticket to be entered for a chance to win Trek/Bontrager product. Every bike purchased between April 6 –16th gets entered to win a bike valued up to $999.99 Trek Bicycle Peoria 4111 N Prospect Road Peoria heights, Illinois 61616 Monday through Friday 10 am - 7 pm Saturday 10 am - 5 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Welsh Illinois Central College Chief Public Relations Officer Phone: (309) 694-5440 Email: PR@icc.edu Media Resources : http://icc.edu/news/media-resources/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- March 29, 2017 ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE OFFERS “QUICKSTART” ON TUESDAYS APRIL 18 THROUGH AUGUST 8 Illinois Central College is offering an expedited way for potential students to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    March 29, 2016 For Immediate Release For more information: Yvonne Strode at 309-681-3509 AGENCIES TO KICK OFF NATIONAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH AT PEORIA ZOO The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), Prevent Child Abuse Illinois (PCA), Pediatric Resource Center (PRC), and Peoria Zoo will kick off National Child Abuse Prevention Month at a joint press conference on ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Media Release Date: March 30, 2017 To: All Media From: Peoria City/County Health Department 2116 N. Sheridan Road Peoria, Illinois 61604 Contact: Diana Scott Phone: 309/679-6603 For Immediate Release Peoria County's Health Status in Bottom Third Rankings report serves as a call to action to improve community health. Peoria County ranks in the bottom third for healthy residents, when compared ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Welsh Illinois Central College Chief Public Relations Officer Phone: (309) 694-5440 Email: PR@icc.edu Media Resources: http://icc.edu/news/media-resources/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- March 30, 2017 FIFTH ANNUAL “ICC PRESENTS: JIM MALOOF’S LEGACY OF LOVE FOR THE ARTS IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS” RETURNS TO ICC’S EAST PEORIA CAMPUS APRIL 17 Family-friendly ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Social Security Benefits The age that you begin receiving Social Security benefits can significantly affect your retirement income and income that is available to your survivors. Currently, the earliest age at which you can receive Social Security retirement benefits is 62, but if you choose to take benefits before your full retirement age (66 to 67, depending on the year you were born), your ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Haney, Director of Strategic Communications University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria 309.671.8404 | dhaney@.uic.edu Cheryl Perry, Clinical Manager University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria University Pediatrics 320 E Armstrong Ave., Peoria 309.624.9680 | cherylap@uic.edu UICOMP Pediatrics Practice Recognized for Highly Coordinated Patient Care ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Welsh Illinois Central College Chief Public Relations Officer Phone: (309) 694-5440 Email: PR@icc.edu Media Resources : http://icc.edu/news/media-resources/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --- March 31, 2017 ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE THEATRE PROGRAM OFFERS TUITION WAIVER AUDITIONS APRIL 22 Illinois Central College Theatre Program will hold its tuition waiver auditions for the fall ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    SCULPTURE WALK PEORIA PLANS 2017 OPENING DAY CELEBRATION MEDIA ALERT: Sculpture Walk Peoria is planning a community celebration to commemorate opening day of the 2017 Sculpture Walk. WHAT: Sixteen new sculptures will be placed for the 2016 Sculpture Walk, and opening day is the first opportunity to see all of the sculptures. Other activities are planned to create a fun and unique atmosphere, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Contact: CASA of Peoria County casa@peoriacounty.org 309-669-2939 www.casapeoria.org March 30, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CASA (COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATES) OF PEORIA COUNTY HUMAN FOOSBALL TOURNAMENT APRIL 8, 2017 Peoria, IL - The 2nd annual Human Foosball Tournament hosted by CASA of Peoria County is scheduled for Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Junction City in Peoria during ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Stacy Peterson, Phone: 309/494-8560 or 309/215-2517 Email: speterson@peoriagov.org City of Peoria Seeks Volunteers for Litter Pick-up Program Peoria, IL (March 26, 2017) Residents, volunteers and City of Peoria staff members are joining together with PDC to pick up litter in Peoria. The purpose of this volunteer-driven group is to keep Peoria attractive, to reduce ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 28, 2017
    Jump Simulation, a part of OSF Innovation, is offering the first of many educational opportunities in the recently opened OSF Simulation Stage at MATTER. This is part of a larger effort by Jump to share its best practices with simulation centers across the country. The American College of Surgeons designated Jump Sim as an Accredited Education Institute in 2015, making it one of the top centers ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, March 27, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE March 20, 2017 Contact: Megan Pedigo (309) 680-3640 201 SW Jefferson Ave. Peoria, IL 61602 www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com Food, Students, Competition and SAVOR…! (PEORIA, IL)- SAVOR…Peoria, the food and beverage provider for the Peoria Civic Center was presented with a Community Contribution Award from Student Board Member Aleja Bates at the PPS Board of Education Meeting ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, March 27, 2017
    Facet Technologies 2103 Court Street ∙ Pekin, IL 61554 Pekin: (309) 353-4727 Fax: (309) 353-4730 www.facettech.com pr@facettech.com The Facet Family of Companies is Proud to Sponsor 2017 Certificate in Small Business Cybersecurity Strategy Presented by the Illinois Small Business Development Center and Bradley University's Turner Center for Entrepreneurship Learn what you can do now ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, March 27, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Contact: CASA of Peoria County casa@peoriacounty.org 309-669-2939 www.casapeoria.org March 23, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CASA (COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATES) OF PEORIA COUNTY 2nd Annual CASA Talent Show to Benefit CASA of Peoria County Peoria, IL - Claire Hawks is at it again! In April 2016, Claire Hawks took on the task of creating a talent show to fulfill a seventh-grade ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release