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    Monday, September 26, 2016
    Wheels O’ Time Museum 5 th Annual Fall Festival on Sunday, October 9, 2016 Wheels O’ Time Museum, 1710 W. Woodside Dr., Dunlap, Il 61525, (N. Knoxville & W. Woodside Dr.) will host the 5 th Annual Fall Festival on Sunday, October 9 th from noon to 4pm. Special attractions include: Dave Berchtold performing county-bluegrass music Ron Alexander Blacksmithing demonstration Dave Harms ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, September 22, 2016
    OSF HEALTHCARE ANNOUNCES HIRING OF VP OF MEDICAL SERVICES FOR OSF ST. MARY, OSF HOLY FAMILY, AND OSF SAINT LUKE MEDICAL CENTERS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shelli Dankoff / Media Relations Coordinator 309.655.3897 (Peoria, IL / Sept. 21, 2016) – OSF HealthCare is pleased to announce Dwight Stapleton, MD, has joined the OSF family as Vice President, Medical Services for OSF St. Mary ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016
    NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 19, 2016 Contact: CASA of Peoria County casa@peoriacounty.org 309-669-2939 www.casapeoria.org CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Peoria County Holds Informational Meeting at Two25 in Mark Twain Hotel Peoria, IL -- The public is invited to attend an informational meeting held by CASA of Peoria County from 5:30-6:30 pm on Monday, September 26, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016
    Community Development Department September 20, 2016 For Media Inquiries: Madeline Wolf, Community Development mwolfe@peoriagov.org/ 494-8605 Increasing Community Connection to Public Hearings through Social Media (Peoria, IL) Starting in September, residents will have another option to get information on Public Hearings for the Historic Preservation Commission, Planning and Zoning Commission and ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    Contact: Amber Miller, Promotions Director Advanced Media Partners 309.691.0101 amber@ampillinois.com 3rd Annual CT Snowball Concert Welcomes International Recording Artists Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats Concert will benefit Children's Hospital of Illinois (Peoria, IL September 14, 2016) - International recording artists Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats are heading to Peoria ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 16, 2016 For more information: Jessica Slater, Curator of Education 681-3559 PUMPKIN BASH RETURNS TO PEORIA ZOO! Pumpkin Bash returns to Peoria Zoo on Saturday, October 29 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Everyone will enjoy a mini trick-or-treat trail, games, crafts, and family-friendly decorations! Learn about bat conservation and what you can do to help preserve this ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    PRESS RELEASE Sept. 15, 2016 Karen Cotton 309.566.4126 karen.cotton@amwater.com Illinois American Water Offers Student Art Contest in Conjunction with National “Imagine a Day Without Water” Event Illinois (Sept. 15, 2016) – Illinois American Water is inviting 3rd, 4th and 5th grade classrooms within the Company’s service area to participate in an “Imagine a Day ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    OSF HealthCare Expanding Services in Pekin OSF Center for Health – Pekin to Open by Spring 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shelli Dankoff, OSF HealthCare Media Relations Coordinator 309.655.3897 (Peoria, IL / September 19, 2016) – OSF HealthCare is expanding services in Pekin by establishing a new medical facility at 3500 Court Street at East Court Village Shopping Center. OSF ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 20, 2016
    Press Release – For Immediate Distribution Contact: Bryan Tippy, Corporate Administrator Conn’s Hospitality Group, Inc 217-361-5678 or bryant@connshg.com Obed & Isaac’s Grand Opening Set for September 26 th Restaurant and Microbrewery Opens with VIP Speakers, Charitable Giving The official Grand Opening ceremonies for Obed & Isaac’s Microbrewery and Eatery, a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 19, 2016
    OSF HEALTHCARE system announces leadership transition CEO Kevin Schoeplein to retire at the end of 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shelli Dankoff / Media Relations Coordinator 309.655.3897 (Peoria, IL / Sept. 14, 2016) - Sister Judith Ann Duvall, O.S.F., Chairperson of OSF Healthcare System, has announced that Kevin Schoeplein, Chief Executive Officer of OSF Healthcare System and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, September 19, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Gailey Eye Clinic of Peoria, IL is proud to announce the opening of their brand new building on September 27, 2016. Gailey Eye Clinic will open their new location at 8800 N. Orange Prairie Rd., where they will continue to offer exceptional vision care to the Peoria community. Peoria, IL - Beginning Tuesday, September 27, 2016, Gailey Eye Clinic will start seeing patients at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 19, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2016 Val Marek, Manager Franciscan Recreation Complex 309-677-6705 FIND LOTS OF “TREASURES” AT THE FRC COMMUNITY INDOOR GARAGE SALE ON SEPTEMBER 24! The Peoria Park District’s Franciscan Recreation Complex will host a Community Indoor Garage Sale on Saturday, September 24 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Come find a variety of items at garage sale prices! Is ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    Wheels O’ Time Museum Hosts Antique Charter Coach Wheels O’ Time Museum, 1710 W. Woodside Dr., Dunlap, Il 61525, (N. Knoxville & W. Woodside Dr.) is helping Peoria Charter Coach Company celebrate their 75 th anniversary by having their 70 year old bus on display at the museum on Sunday, September 18, Wednesday September 21 st through Sunday September 25, 2016. This is an ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    For Immediate Release Contact: Bryan Tippy September 13, 2016 Corporate Administrator, Conn’s Hospitality Group, Inc. 217-522-3123 CONNS’ HOSPITALITY GROUP RECEIVES LANDMARKS ILLINOIS’ RICHARD H. DRIEHAUS FOUNDATION PRESERVATION AWARD FOR LEADERSHIP Conn’s Hospitality Group is pleased to announce that the Conn Family has been named by Landmarks Illinois as the recipient of ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2016 For more information, contact: Connie Kamin-Cloat Coordinator of Marketing 309-681-2837 OWENS CENTER ICE SKATING EXHIBITION Get ready for the Fall Skating Spectacular at Owens Center in Lakeview Park! This Ice Skating Institute sanctioned event is an in-house competition/exhibition for the Owens Center skaters and is always a fun way for them to show off their ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    For More Information: Jason Halrow, PharmD, BCOP 39.243.3404 jharlow@illinoiscancercare.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois CancerCare Awarded Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation Peoria, IL September 13, 2016 - Illinois CancerCare announced today that it has been awarded Specialty Pharmacy (SP) accreditation from URAC, a Washington, D.C.-based health care accrediting organization that establishes ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 13, 2016 Morton Community Bank Opens Champaign-Urbana Lending Center Veteran Central Illinois Banker hired to lead the office Veteran Central Illinois banker Leon Hinton has joined Morton Community Bank as Market President for Champaign-Urbana. Hinton will be based at the Lending Center the Bank has opened at 301 N. Neil Street, Suite 105, in downtown ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    Heart of Illinois Big Brothers Big Sisters 3618 N. Sterling Avenue Peoria, IL, 61604 309.637.1771 www.hoibbbs.org Motorcycle Riders to Help local Kids at Ride for Kids' Sake On Saturday, September 17th, motorcycle riders take to the open road to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters. Ride for Kid's Sake is a new fundraiser for 2016. The support Big Brothers Big Sisters receives through ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 12, 2016
    CONTACT: Catherine Povalitis Chartwell Agency cpovalitis@chartwell-agency.com 779-537-1282 Savant Capital Management Ranked by Barron’s as a Top Independent Advisory Firm Peoria, IL (September 8, 2016) – Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in Rockford, IL, has been named to Barron’s Top 20 Independent Advisory Firms ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, September 12, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2016 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Connie Kamin-Cloat, Coordinator of Marketing/Recreation 681-2837 TAKE A WALK. JOIN A MOVEMENT. JOIN PROCTOR CENTER WALKING CLUB FOR THE SOUTH SIDE STROLL Join Proctor Center’s Walking Club at 309 S. DuSable Peoria, for the South Side Stroll on Saturday, September 17. The schedule is as follows: 8:30 am: Meet at Proctor Center 9:30 ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, September 12, 2016
    8 August 2016 Greetings! We are delighted to announce Advanced Correctional Healthcare, Inc. has been certified as a Great Place to Work ® ! The Great Place to Work® certification achieved by our team at ACH further solidifies our rich culture. Great Place to Work ® has certified our workplace culture based on employee feedback in the Trust Index ® survey. We've just ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2016
    For Immediate Release Barrack's Selected as the Caterer for the Packard Plaza PEORIA, IL (Thursday, August 29th) Summary: Barrack's is honored to have been selected as the caterer for the newly re-opened Packard Plaza, located at 211 NE Adams Street in Peoria. The facility is located next to the Mark Twain Hotel and is highlighted by a beautiful scenic view of the Illinois river. The ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2016
    The Turner Center for Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce the teams of our inaugural Brave Launch Program! Please join us in congratulating them. ALM Productions (PopXFit) – Peoria, IL. Fitness focused company transforming the lives of individuals by redefining exercise as fun, affordable, convenient, and accessible. Eat & Evolve – East Peoria, IL. A nutrition-focused company ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2016 Media Contact: Laura ZuHone Investor Contact: Aaron Holt VP, Director of Marketing AVP, Shareholder Relations 217-258-0675 217-258-0463 lzuhone@firstmid.com aholt@firstmid.com First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc. Announces New Board Member MATTOON, IL -- First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FMBH) (“First Mid” or the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 12, 2016
    Media Release For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Patrick Urich, City Manager, City of Peoria; (309) 494-8524; purich@peoriagov.org Anthony Corso, Chief Innovation Officer, City of Peoria; (309) 494-8561; acorso@peoriagov.org Cutting Edge Public-Private Partnership (P3) Coming to Peoria Peoria Receives $940,000 Grant for Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Peoria, IL (September 9, 2016) - Mayor ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Gretchen Piper 309-682-1113, ext. 2151 BERGNER’S GOODWILL SALE OFFERS 25% OFF COUPONS FOR DONATIONS Peoria, IL – September 12, 2016 – Goodwill of Central Illinois and Bergner’s will hold their semi-annual donation drive from Wednesday, September 14 through Saturday, October 1. During the drive, every item donated to Goodwill will earn the ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2016
    Model T Fords at Wheels O’ Time Museum September, 2016 Model T Fords are on exhibit at Wheels O’ Time Museum 1710 W. Woodside Dr. Dunlap Il 61525 (N. Knoxville & W. Woodside Dr.) for September, 2016, in the Early Ford V8 display area. 1926 Model T. the “Silver Streak”, which is unrestored is from Bradford. Six girls used the car to tour the country each summer for six ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2016
    NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release September 8, 2016 Contact: CASA of Peoria County casa@peoriacounty.org 309-669-2939 www.casapeoria.org CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Peoria County Holds Informational Meeting at Two25 in Mark Twain Hotel Peoria, IL -- The public is invited to attend an informational meeting held by CASA of Peoria County from 5:30 - 6:30 pm on Monday, September 26, ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    Contact: Nicole Campen Community Partnership Manager 309-637-1771 Nicole@hoibbbs.org Dine for Kids’ Sake Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters Wednesday, September 7th – Heart of Illinois Big Brothers Big Sisters is very excited to host Dine for Kids' Sake. Chef Sarah Grueneberg, owner of Monteverde Restaurant & Pastificio in Chicago, is coming to Peoria as the celebrity chef. The ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    Contact: Jake Winkler, 4th Generation Work: 309-688-9523 ext. 124 Cell: 309-678-5698 Email: jwinkler@peoriacharter.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Peoria Charter: More Daily Destinations & Lower Prices Starting October 3, Peoria Charter Coach will now be offering new daily connections in the Chicago Area and deceasing online ticket prices. Peoria Charter will now offer those boarding in Peoria and ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release Wednesday, September 07, 2016 Contact: CASA of Peoria County casa@peoriacounty.org 309-669-2939 www.casapeoria.org CASA to Host None Hole, Par 3 Challenge & $1 Million Hole-in-One Shootout at County Club of Peoria All fundraising proceeds will benefit CASA of Peoria County. Peoria, IL, September 7,2016- Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Peoria ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Out with the old and in with the new! That is the motto at C.T. Gabbert Remodeling & Construction in their Art Park. The Art Park features five murals which can be paintings, photos or other art forms. Recently Gabbert swapped out four existing murals for fresh new images. "We've been working on this round for awhile now. We like to take our time and find really ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    For Additional Information, Contact: Doug Pinter 309.966.4217 SEASONS CHANGE – AND YOU CAN, TOO Anytime Fitness is offering new memberships for just $1 Peoria, IL. – Fall is the time of year when children head back to school and families start getting back to their routines - including their health and fitness routines, which may have slipped during the summer months. In fact, ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 07, 2016
    OSF RECOGNIZED FOR ACCOUNTABLE CARE Becker’s Hospital Review Ranks OSF HealthCare among Top in Nation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Karen Brodbeck, Vice President Public Relations – OSF HealthCare 815.993.3995 (Peoria, IL / September 6, 2016) – OSF HealthCare has been selected as one of 100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know by Becker's Hospital Review . The listing, ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 07, 2016
    IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 7, 2016 For more information, contact: Yvonne Strode, Zoo Director 309-681-3509 AND THE NAME GOES TO… The giraffe calf born on July 25, 2016 at Peoria Zoo has been named “Finely”. Three potential names were chosen by Roz Wolfram, the Zoo’s primary giraffe keeper: Kito – jewel Fahari – proud Finely – fair warrior Zoo visitors ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 06, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pediatric Resource Center University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria 530 NE Glen Oak Ave., Peoria, IL 61637 www.pediatricresourcecenter.org 309-624-9595 Pediatric Resource Center September 24th event helps with growing need PEORIA [Sept. 1, 2016] More than one child every day for the past five years: That’s the number of central Illinois children who have been ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 06, 2016
    ONLY DAYS LEFT FOR PEOPLE'S CHOICE VOTING 2016 Sculpture Walk Peoria Peoria, IL, September 1, 2016 - Time is running out to vote for your favorite sculpture on the 2016 Sculpture Walk along Washington Street between State and Fulton. Public voting began June 4th on Opening Day and will end on September 30th. Voting can be completed online by visiting the website for Sculpture Walk Peoria and ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 06, 2016
    For More Information: Lynette Steger CASA of Peoria County P: 309.669.2939 E: lsteger@peoriacounty.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CASA of Peoria County Human Foosball Tournament Rescheduled for Spring 2017 Peoria IL UPDATED August 31, 2016 - The 2nd annual Human Foosball Tournament hosted by CASA of Peoria County has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Junction City in Peoria during ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 06, 2016
    September 1, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information: Emily G. Cahill, Executive Director 309.681.2803 Email: ecahill@peoriaparks.org PEORIA PARK DISTRICT LAUNCHES COMMUNITY SURVEY, ASKS FOR COMMUNITY INPUT The public is invited to participate in the Peoria Park District’s 2016 Community Survey. The survey is designed to help the District better understand usage and perceptions of ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 06, 2016
    September 1, 2016 Release for South Side Bank: Emma Vandeveer, VP Marketing & Sales at South Side Bank, was reappointed to the Illinois Bankers Association (IBA) 2016-2017 Communications & Marketing Committee.
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, September 06, 2016
    September 6, 2016 PRESS RELEASE Contact: Steve Foster, 309-674-6644 Ext 215 sfoster@ruylecorp.com For Immediate Release Don Howerter of Ruyle Mechanical Services, Inc. served as an instructor for the week long UA Instructor Training Program at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor Michigan. Mr. Howerter’s class focused on Section 608 of the Clean Air Act: Stationary Refrigeration and Air ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    Contact: Nicole Campen Community Partnership Manager 309-637-1771 Nicole@hoibbbs.org Drive for Kids’ Sake Raffle Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters Monday, August 29 – Heart of Illinois Big Brothers Big Sisters kicks off their new Drive for Kids’ Sake raffle this week. The winner will walk away with an all-new 2016 Jeep Wrangler Sahara 4x4. Tickets are $100 each and only 500 ...read more
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