Peoria Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Kurt Dyrhaug masters sculpture, scale through 3D printingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... made of cedar, cast iron, and aluminum by Lamar University professor and sculptor Kurt Dyrhaug. Currently on view at Peoria Sculpture Walk in Peoria, Ill. Photo provided by Kurt Dyrhaug. A'Rolling KeelA' (2011) made of cedar, cast iron, and aluminum ...

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  2. Four Corners (East Peoria History): Hopewell GrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... approximately one half mile south of Route 24. His widow, Florence, later donated this tract to the Grange. The East Peoria Historical Society is located at 324-326 Pekin Ave. It is dedicated to the collection and preservation of local history. If ...

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  3. Peoria transit workers vote 104-0 to authorize strikeRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Transit workers in the Peoria area have voted to authorize a strike but their officials with their union say they're hoping to avoid a walkout. The Journal Star reports Amalgamated Transit Union Workers Local 416 members voted 104-0 Sunday for strike authorization.

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  4. Caterpillar: The Rally Has Been Justified But Watch Out In The FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Seeking Alpha

    The odds of a successful mid-term trade are very low at this point. I will buy the stock if it comes down a little, and if leading indicators show further The Peoria IL based heavy machinery company, Caterpillar CAT , has been one of the biggest winners of the post-election rally.

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  5. EP Civic Plaza changes plans and sculptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... piece was the biggest ball we have dropped in my nearly 10 years on the council.” Jane Bach-Brummitt, of East Peoria, Bahnfleth's niece and the executor of her estate, had a simple, if vague, explanation. “There were concerns about ...

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  6. Nick in the AM: Medical-cannabis dispensary to open in East PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... shopping." The dispensary is one of two allocated to the Illinois State Police district that consists of Marshall, Peoria, Stark, Tazewell and Woodford counties. The other dispensary, which Trinity Compassionate Care Centers operates, is located in ...

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  7. R. Leon Annegers Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Hawk Eye

    Richard Leon Annegers Sr., 60, of rural Stronghurst, Ill., died at 10:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at OSF Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. Born July 5, 1956, in Burlington, he was the son of Raymond R. and Marilon McCullom Annegers.

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  8. Green Bay closes out road trip with 71-55 win at Chattanooga newRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    ... .5%) from beyond the arc. The Phoenix will now return home before heading out on the road again to take on Bradley in Peoria, Ill., at the Renaissance Coliseum at 7 p.m.

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  9. For some Illini fans, the turkey will waitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | The News-Gazette

    ... for basketball on Thursday afternoon. Walker and his wife, Chantelle, are central Illinois natives. He's from East Peoria. She grew up in Pekin. And they lived in Champaign from 2005-2012 before moving to New Jersey. "I grew up an Illinois fan," ...

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  10. Warriors' Shaun Livingston donates $1 million to his gradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | SFGate

    Then a slender 18-year-old with a throwback playing style that befit his bushy afro, Livingston decided one way he wanted to use his newfound wealth: Concordia Lutheran, the Peoria, Ill., grade school where he had learned the game, required a sizable donation to start expansion and renovation. His desire to give back persisted as Livingston suffered a career-threatening leg injury in 2007 and pingponged between more than a half-dozen teams.

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  11. Thanksgiving is a lonely time for young NFL playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | ABC News

    ... heading back to our respective homes for the holiday. We used to have a family Turkey Bowl every Thanksgiving in Peoria, Illinois, across the street from my aunt and uncle's house. Bad playcalling. Jump balls in the end zone. Quarterback scramble ...

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  12. Theresa HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Hawk Eye

    Theresa L. Harris, 73, of Oquawka, Ill., died at 5:22 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. Born Nov. 1, 1943, in Quincy, Ill., she was the daughter of Glenn and Beulah Jacobs Sherwood.

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  13. A congressman's journey from political star to criminal defendantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the first member of the House born in the 1980s. Already a political veteran - he won a write-in campaign for the Peoria, Ill., school board at 19 - Schock was seen as one of Capitol Hill's up and comers. It didn't hurt that he was a gym disciple ... 1 comment

  14. Girls cross country: Wilson's next challenge? At South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Daily Herald

    Wilson was facing a pretty big one at the Class 3A state meet in early November. The senior was approaching the final mile on the 3-mile state course at Detweiller Park in Peoria and seemed to be in good position for a big finish.

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  15. Vernon Hills Cougars to make history Saturday in state title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Daily Herald

    Win or lose, the Vernon Hills High School Cougars will make history Saturday when they play for the Class 5A state football title. The matchup against the Peoria High Lions is the first state title game for the Cougars in the school's 17-year history -- and Principal Jon Guillaume is understandably proud.

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  16. Officers deliver 50 Thanksgiving turkeys to families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | KFVS12

    A group of school resource officers was overwhelmed when donations came flooding in from the community for the officers' Thanksgiving turkey giveaway. PEORIA, IL Public school resource officers in Peoria, IL, launched a turkey giveaway for needy families this year, but they were overwhelmed by the community's generosity.

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  17. Warriors guard Shaun Livingston donates $1 million to his elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Late Saturday night, Shaun Livingston's teammates took off on a private jet from Milwaukee to Indianapolis, zipping their way to the final leg of a tiring road trip. But the Warriors' veteran point guard hung back, hopped in a car and made the long drive to Indianapolis with a rather important stop in between: Peoria, Ill.

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  18. UPDATE 1-CME eyes adding St. Louis delivery point for corn futuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Reuters

    ... 25 delivery points for corn futures. Two are along Lake Michigan and 23 are along the Illinois River with Pekin, near Peoria, Illinois, being the current southernmost delivery point, according to the exchange's website. "The more delivery points ...

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  19. Shaun Livingston donates $1 million to former elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | KNBR-AM San Francisco

    Warriors point guard Shaun Livingston made a pit stop after the team landed in Indianapolis for the final game of their four game road trip. Livingston drove four hours west to his hometown of Peoria, Il., to attend the grand opening of a newly renovated gym at his childhood elementary school, made possible by a $1 million donation given by Livingston last fall.

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  20. Shaun Livingston donates $1 million to Peoria elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    Late Saturday night, Shaun Livingston's teammates took off on a private jet from Milwaukee to Indianapolis, zipping their way to the final leg of a tiring road trip. But the Warriors' veteran point guard hung back, hopped in a car and made the long drive to Indianapolis with a rather important stop in between: Peoria, Illinois - Livingston's home town.

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