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Peoria, Illinois is located in Peoria County. Zip codes in Peoria, IL include 61601, 61654, and 61633. The median home price in Peoria is $104,900 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Peoria information.

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2 hrs ago | Cybergrass

The Way Down Wanderers Builds Momentum with New EP

Equal parts fast-paced and soulful, this slightly folk, slightly bluegrass 5-song EP by The Way Down Wanderers pulls listeners in with its originality and thoughtfulness.


2 hrs ago | WEHT

Crucial Meeting Concerning LST's Future Plans Looms Large

For more than eight years, the famed LST 325 has been moored in Evansville. However, the ship's future in the River City could be determined by it's location near the riverfront.


Sat Apr 19, 2014

Free Republic

Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis now has a facebook page

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Big asteroids hit Earth far more than we're told, say astronauts

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.


Modified Mustangs & Fords

Best Ford Mustang Rare Finds

"Rare Finds" are Mustang treasures uncovered by enthusiasts. Most have been either abandoned or neglected, although some may be well-preserved and just out of sight for many years.


Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Raw Story

Illinois cops seize computers and cell phones in search for Twitter account mocking mayor

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.

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Twitter account impersonating Peoria, Illinois mayor leads to police...

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


Alabama Live

Team John Randall is running on hope for 6-year-old diagnosed with melanoma

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.


Hampton Roads Daily Press

Award-winning educator now helps teachers through the National Institute of Aerospace

Jaramillo becomes animated and excited when talking about the twists her career has taken.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

Great Falls Tribune

MANG conducting night operations tonight

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.


Bureau County Republican

BPART announces adjustments to designated trip days

Starting May 1, trips outside the Bureau and Putnam County service area will be adjusted in order to increase efficiencies in the Bureau Putnam Area Rural Transit system and improve customer service.


The Legal Record

CASA Volunteers Needed

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month and CASA is looking for volunteers in Peoria and McLean County.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

News Minute: Here is the latest Illinois news from The Associated Press

Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford is asking a federal judge to throw out the lawsuit filed by one of his former employees.



Imagine Peoria Under a Blue Tent

The small tent camp is located five minutes walking distance from where I stay in Port-au-Prince.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

The News-Gazette

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, April 13, 2014

This week's homework assignment for high school teachers: Give us the one personal prom memory that your students will get the biggest kick out of while they're shopping for dresses and trying on tuxes the next few weeks.


Journal and Courier

Engagement: Ashley Schwalm & David Solomon

Ashley is the daughter of Charlie Schwalm and Jill Maloney-Schwalm of Canton, IL.


Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Daily News Leader

Autograph, money change hands

I get requests for my autograph a lot. Every time I use my credit card. "Sign your name and then hit done," they usually say.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

Daily Herald

Asian carp could be rebranded as cuisine

The swarms of Asian carp that infest the Illinois River may not want to hear this, but they're good to eat.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Forecast for John Coleman: Retirement

John Coleman, a TV weatherman for more than 60 years, including the last 20 at KUSI Channel 9/51, has decided to retire.



"Isn't that special" - Kay DeBolt

My name is Tristessa Corrina, born to Paul and Linda in Peoria, IL in 1973. The first decade of my story is filled more violence, fear and trauma than I sometimes can truly recall.



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