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The Prairie Wind Ensemble, in residence at Illinois Central College, will present its final concert of the season at 7:30 p.m. May 9 in the Illinois Central College Performing Arts Center in East Peoria.
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The USS LST Ship Memorial board will decide between two cities to determine the World War II-era military craft will moor for the next decade.
Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey, accompanied by several mayors and village presidents from across Illinois, speaks Monday during a news conference calling for state lawmakers to overhaul local pension systems for police and fire departments in Chicago.
Total compensation for Doug Oberhelman, Caterpillar Inc.'s chairman and chief executive officer, declined 33% last year, the Peoria, Ill.-based company said in a securities filing Monday.
Illinois police raided a Peoria home last week to find the person behind a parody Twitter account that falsely claimed to be Mayor Jim Ardis.
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To, well, celebrate Earth Day, April 22, three former astronauts will claim they have evidence that remote parts of the Earth have endured 3 to 10 times more large-scale asteroid strikes than has been revealed.
Police in Peoria, Illinois seized computers and cell phones while attempting to find the person responsible for a satirical Twitter account mocking the town's mayor.
Twitter account impersonating Peoria, Illinois mayor leads to police raid, arrests - Fake Peoria mayor Twitter account prompts real raid of West Bluff house - Police searched a West Bluff house Tuesday and seized phones and computers in an effort to unmask the author of a parody Twitter account
It started last February 26th, when Laura and John Howard's six year old son, John Randall, was diagnosed with a rare form of childhood cancer, Pediatric Melanoma.
The 120th Airlift Wing is conducting night flying operations tonight in the Great Falls area, with takeoff at 9 p.m. A C-130 from the Air National Guard unit in Peoria, Ill., is visiting Gore Hill this week for three days of flying to keep 120th airmen current on their qualifications.