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    Results Found: 33
    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    ArtPop Peoria 2017 An ArtsPartners of Central Illinois Program FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 16, 2017 Contact: Jennifer Gordon Telephone: 309-676-2787 E-mail: jgordon@artspartners.net Website: artspartners.net/artpop-peoria/ CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2017 ARTPOP PEORIA Showcasing Local Talent on Public Outdoor Billboards Peoria, IL – ArtsPartners of Central Illinois is proud to announce a call for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    CAHIIM Press Release – New CAHIIM Health Information Management Accreditation Council Appointment The Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) announces the appointment of Leah Grebner, PhD, RHIA, CCS, FAHIMA, Director of Health Information Management, Midstate College to the CAHIIM Health Information Management Accreditation Council. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Contact: Paula Bergstresser Executive Director 309.683.3230 or office@peorianorthrotary.org 1/17/2017 For immediate release. ROTARY CLUB OF PEORIA NORTH NOW ACCEPTING 2017 COMMUNITY SUPPORT GRANT APPLICATIONS The Rotary Club of Peoria-North Foundation is now accepting applications from area nonprofits for its 2017 Community Support Grants. In 2016, the foundation awarded $12,000 to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    SCULPTURE WALK PEORIA ASKS, “WHAT DOES ART TASTE LIKE?” MEDIA ALERT: Sculpture Walk Peoria is partnering with local restaurants to pose the question “What Does Art Taste Like?” WHAT: Sculpture Walk Peoria has partnered with 14 local restaurants, bars, and cafes. Chefs each chose a sculpture from the walk and used it as inspiration to craft a unique new menu creation. WHO: ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    Peoria County Official News Release Peoria County Administration For immediate release January 18, 2017 Contact: 309-672-6056 Link to this news release: http://www.peoriacounty.org Peoria County and City to Host Joint Legislative Workshop Peoria - Peoria County and the City of Peoria are hosting a joint legislative breakfast on January 23 at 7:30 am at the Gateway Building in Peoria. Local ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 18, 2017
    The City of Peoria will host their second Community Conversation on Race and Economic Opportunity on January 31, 2017 at the Peoria Civic Center, Exhibit Hall B. The discussion will begin at 6pm and free parking is available in the Civic Center Lot on Fulton Street. The city held the first Community Conversation on December 6 at the Gateway Building. Over 300 participants provided feedback on a ...read more
    Categories: Business Brief, Community
    Friday, January 13, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2017 For more information, contact: Forest Park Nature Center 309-686-3360 Interactive experiments and science demonstrations are in store for your kids on January 16 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) at Reverse Science Fair Students in Kindergarten through eighth grade can have a fun time learning on a day off of school! They can drop in anytime between 10:00am and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 13, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jenn Gordon Executive Director ArtsPartners of Central Illinois JGordon@ArtsPartners.net (309) 258-1327 The Business of Art Returns to Peoria Peoria, IL - January 13, 2017 – ArtsPartners of Central Illinois in partnership with the Illinois Small Business Development Center at Bradley University is pleased to present The Business of Art on ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: David Haney, Director of Strategic Communications University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria 309.671.8404 | dhaney@uicomp.uic.edu ‘Walk for the Mind’ raises $50,000 for research PEORIA – [January 10, 2017] The 14th Annual Mark Linder Walk for the Mind raised $50,000 in September for brain cancer research at the University of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    City of Peoria Community Development Center East Village Growth Cell 2017 Housing Program Applications Now Available (Peoria, IL) Applications for the East Village Growth Cell Housing Program are now available for 2017. To be eligible for the East Village Growth Cell Housing Program, applicants must own and occupy property located within the boundary of the East Village Growth Cell TIF (Tax ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    CONTACT: Marylean Abney - President For more information: maryleanabney@gmail.com Date: January 5, 2017 Peoria Promise Foundation Executive Director named FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Peoria, Ill – January 5, 2017 – Peoria Promise Foundation is pleased to announce that Mary Jo Schettler has been named Executive Director for the organization. Mary Jo has been involved with Peoria Promise since ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    HICKORY POINT BANK ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF JAMES D. STEVENSON TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS 1/10/17 Hickory Point Bank today announced that James D. Stevenson has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Mr. Stevenson, a healthcare executive with over thirty years of experience has an extensive background in acquisitions, financial analysis, and corporate strategy. “Jamie is a welcome ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Jan. 11, 2017 Karen Cotton 309.566.4126 karen.cotton@amwater.com Illinois American Water Announces 2017 Environmental Grant Program; Applications are due March 27, 2017 Illinois (Jan. 11, 2017) – The application process is now open for Illinois American Water’s 2017 Environmental Grant Program. The program supports innovative, community-based environmental projects ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    ------------------------------- FINANCIAL NEWS RELEASE------------------------------ PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Emma Vandeveer Marketing Director (309) 495-4269 LOCAL BANKER REAPPOINTED TO IILLINOIS BANKER’S ASSOCIATION COMMUNICATIONS/MARKETING COMMITTEE PEORIA, ILLINOIS...December 20, 2016…Emma Vandeveer, Vice President Marketing and Sales at South Side Trust and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE 450 West Fourth Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2557 CONTACT: Stacey M. Parzuchowski, Marketing & Communications Specialist DATE: January 9, 2017 (248) 723-0412/sparzuchowski @howardandhoward.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: HOWARD & HOWARD WELCOMES JOSEPH B. VANFLEET Royal Oak, Michigan, December 20, 2016 : Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Joseph B. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE David Haney, Director of Strategic Communications Shelli Dankoff, Media Relations Coordinator University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria OSF HealthCare 309.671.8404 | dhaney@uicomp.uic.edu 309.655.3897 | shelli.j.dankoff@osfhealthcare.org OSF HealthCare donates $1 million to University of Illinois College of Medicine for expansion PEORIA, Ill. [Dec. 21, 2016] ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    Contact: Marc Alghini, Program Director 99.9 WWCT 309.691.0101 marc@wwctfm.com For Immediate Release 3rd Annual CT Snowball Concert Rocks Expo Gardens and Helps Local Charity (Peoria, IL December 13, 2016) - The 3rd Annual CT Snow Ball Concert, hosted by Advanced Media Partners' 99.9 WWCT, rocked Expo Gardens and in doing so also supported Children's Hospital of Illinois through donations ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Event : “Rogue One” Premiere Kicks Off with Live Celebrity Podcast & Nissan Star Wars Rogue plus Special Stars Wars Programming Date & Times : Thu., Dec. 15 4-6 p.m. – 3D printer & handmade Star Wars ornaments 5:30-6:30 p.m. – “Coffee with Kenobi” live podcast with Dan Zehr & Cory Clubb 6:30-6:50 p.m. – pre-film ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE 201 SW Jefferson Ave. Peoria, IL 61602 www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com T uesday, December 20th 2016 Conta ct: Megan Pedigo ( 309 ) 680-3640 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tickets Are On Sale Now For DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS DARE TO DREAM CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS! PEORIA, IL, Dec. 20, 2016 — Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream is bringing Disney’s princess stories and most beloved ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    January 3, 2017 Release for South Side Bank: South Side Bank recently celebrated 45 Pekin Community High School students for completing the South Side Bank Financial Scholars Program – bringing financial literacy education to local students with access to the EverFi—Financial Literacy™ learning courses.
    Categories: Business Brief, Community
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 3, 2017 For more information, contact: Melissa Sauder, Camp Wokanda 309-579-2157 A whole day of winter activities awaits you at the Chill Billy Winter Sporting Event on January 14! Don’t hibernate. Park-ticipate! There’s a whole day of winter activities at Camp Wokanda beginning at 9:00am on January 14 for all ages! And you don’t have to stay for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    SAVANT CONTACT: Catherine Povalitis Chartwell Agency cpovalitis@chartwell-agency.com (779) 537-1282 Brodeski Named as a Financial Industry Change Maker Savant CEO included in Financial Planning’s list of people to watch in 2017 Peoria, IL (January 4, 2017) – Brent Brodeski, chief executive officer of Savant Capital Management, a nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    For More Information: Tonda Thompson 309.243.3422 tthompson@illinoiscancer.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois Cancer Care Strengths Clinical Team With Addition Of Dr. Nadia Rehman ​ PEORIA, Ill. January 5, 2017 - Illinois CancerCare is pleased to welcome Dr. Nadia Rehman to its clinical team. A board-certified physician, Rehman comes to Illinois CancerCare with 3 years of experience, most ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 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 --- January 6, 2017 ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE DENTAL HYGIENE CLINIC RELOCATES TO NORTH CAMPUS, OPENS TO PATIENTS JAN. 24 Beginning this month, ICC’s Dental Hygiene program and clinic will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE Contact: Ashley Taylor 309.495.5974 ataylor@peoriabusiness.org 1/9/2016 For Immediate Release GREATER PEORIA WORKS TO BECOME REGIONAL BRAND FOR STUDENTS Last year CEO Council launched a new program called Greater Peoria Works. The goal of the program is to encourage and assist local employers with creating work experience opportunities for youth ages 14-25. From full-time and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 6, 2016 For more information, contact: Forest Park Nature Center 309-686-3360 Songs from the Woods Concert Series kicks off in 2017 with Bryan Bowers The woods ring with music at Forest Park Nature Center’s monthly Songs from the Woods Concert Series featuring some of the best singer-songwriters and folk musicians anywhere! The series kicks off with Bryan Bowers ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 6, 2017 For more information, contact: Rebecca Shulman Herz 309-681-2853 Experience local food, drinks, music and more at Peoria PlayHouse’s HopScotch event on January 27! Adults, it’s your turn to play! On January 27th from 7:00-9:00pm, you are invited to Peoria PlayHouse Museum’s second annual HopScotch event. The evening will feature locally ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    PRESS RELEASE January 5, 2017 Contact: Paris McConnell Director of Development CASA of Peoria County CASA@peoriacounty.org 309-669-2939 www.casapeoria.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CASA (COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATES) OF PEORIA COUNTY INVITE TO "I AM FOR THE CHILD" PRESS CONFERENCE Peoria, IL -- CASA of Peoria County is pleased to invite you to share in our new 2017 initiate "I ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, January 05, 2017
    Contact: Kelsey Wright Marketing & Communications Coordinator Children’s Home Association of Illinois Phone: 309.657.1349 Fax: 309.687.7299 Email: kwright@chail.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 5, 2017 Hey Peoria, What Do You Say! Chicago Cubs David Ross & Ryne Sandberg to benefit Children’s Home Association. PEORIA, IL (January 5, 2017) - The Children’s Home ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 04, 2017
    The Family House Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Bryan O'Neal, Senior Associate at RSM US LLP, was elected Vice-President of the Board at their December Board Meeting. Family House is a 20 room healthcare hospitality house that provides affordable, home-like accommodations for families of patients or individuals receiving health care services in the Peoria area. Please join us ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Business Brief
    Wednesday, December 28, 2016
    CLA Announces Principal Advancement in Peoria, IL Office Peoria, Illinois ( December 28, 2016 ) — CliftonLarsonAllen is pleased to announce a career milestone for Amanda Garnett, who has advanced to Principal in our Peoria office. Amanda is a key member of our Financial Institutions Team, serving financial institutions ranging up to $5 billion in assets in multiple states, including ...read more
    Categories: Business Brief, Press Release
    Friday, December 23, 2016
    (December 23, 2016) – The Pekin Hospital Foundation will host its annual Farm to Table Dinner on January 14 th at Pekin Hospital starting at 7 p.m. The event will feature dinner from the Harvest Café, and proceeds will benefit the new ProHealth Medical Office Building. Individual tickets for the Farm to Table Dinner are $100. To register or for more information, contact Director of ...read more
    Categories: Business Brief, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 20, 2016
    Coaching, Support and a Personalized Plan Peoria, IL 12/19/16 – Every year, millions of Americans resolve to lead healthier lifestyles. Most of them vow to eat healthier meals, exercise more often and lose a little weight. Despite the best of intentions, however, 90% of us who make those sorts of resolutions are back to our old, unhealthy habits in a matter of weeks. But what about the 10% ...read more
    Categories: Business Brief, Community, Press Release