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  1. ICC graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Bureau County Republican

    Illinois Central College in East Peoria awarded diplomas and/or certificates to nearly 900 students for the 2015 spring semester.

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  2. Day Trip: Fun is Front and center in PeoriaRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    Walkers birdwatch as they traverse the 7 miles of hiking trails near the Forest Park Nature Center in Peoria Heights. PEORIA – Down by the riverside is where the action is, and Peoria RiverFront's choices can fill a day's adventure.

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  3. City's breakfast and lunch program provides free summer meals to school-age kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Newsday

    ... fore leaving the pool, Girardi said: "I believe all kids deserve the same opportunity I had." Girardi, who grew up in Peoria, Illinois, said he learned early in life that "a good diet is essential."

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  4. Rep. Cheri Bustos shares Medicare and Social Security anniversary cake in PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos commemorated the 50th anniversary of Medicare and the 80th anniversary of Social Security by sharing birthday cake Thursday with residents of a Peoria County nursing home. Bustos applauded Social Security as the greatest lifter of senior citizens out of poverty in U.S. history and Medicare for enabling health care for those who need it most, and renewed her commitment to protect those programs.

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  5. Illinois colleges may share mental health information with parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Modern Healthcare

    ... students can give their university the authority to share the information. Democratic state Sen. Dave Koehler of Peoria says the bill came about after a student from Bartonville killed himself last year. University officials couldn't discuss his ...

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  6. Duck races move to East Peoria Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    The 27th Annual Duck Race to benefit the Center for the Prevention of Abuse is migrating to East Peoria this year. This year's race will be held at EastSide Centre and feature 30,000 ducks floating down a hill on a slip-n-slide.

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  7. Duck Race moving to EastSide Centre this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    There will be a new slip-n-slide at EastSide Centre Aug. 29, but it will not be a part of Splashdown Water Park. Rather, the new 750-foot slide will be for the 27th annual Duck Race, the largest fundraiser for the Center for Prevention of Abuse in Peoria.

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  8. Hamilton Voted New President of International Bowling Media AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... members: Brian Hirsch, Phoenix; Gianmarc Manzione, St. Petersburg, Fla.; Bill Zuben, Largo, Fla.; Johnny Campos, Peoria, Ill.; Kevin Hong, Normandy Park, Wash., and Sam Vasta, Milwaukee. Romeo, who remains on the board through 2016, was elected a ...

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  9. Marijuana garden in East Peoria home raided Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    An East Peoria man "knew he was in a lot of trouble" when his landlord and a police officer burst through the door of his locked rental home Saturday. An East Peoria man "knew he was in a lot of trouble" when his landlord and a police officer burst through the door of his locked rental home Saturday.

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  10. Schock, prosecutors find resolution on contempt accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock speaks to members of the media in Peoria, Ill. Schock appeared at federal court in Springfield, Ill., Tuesday and Wednesday, July 28-29, 2015, where he and his attorneys reached a temporary resolution with federal prosecutors on civil contempt accusations he faced for failing to produce campaign and congressional records.

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  11. Livingston Group Says Newark Archbishop Mishandled Sex Abuse CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Patch.com

    In addition, the group is alleging that Myers has left guilty priests in parishes in the Newark archdiocese and in Peoria, Illinois, where he previously served as bishop. "Myers' spokesman says the archbishop has aggressively confronted abusers and has removed 19 priests from church work in the Newark archdiocese alone," the AP reported.

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  12. Advocates seek Vatican inquiry of Newark, NJ, archbishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Brookale Public Radio

    A group of Roman Catholic priests, nuns and canon lawyers who call themselves the Catholic Whistleblowers say an investigation is needed because Archbishop John Myers has been hostile to victims and has failed to stop predators from molesting children in Newark and in his previous diocese of Peoria, Illinois. The group wants an inquiry through the new tribunal Pope Francis formed to discipline bishops who don't protect young people.

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  13. orlando: Proof the CRE Auction Market...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | GlobeSt.com

    ... Three qualified, registered bidders, for example, vied for the 272-room hotel at 500 Hamilton Boulevard in Downtown Peoria, IL. The winning bid of $5.8 million was the 35th bid placed during a very active auction. The DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando ...

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  14. Bultman, Bradley ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Bult-man, Delanie Bultman, Gage Bultman, Brooklyn Bultman, Austin Huggins & Alana Huggins, father: John A. Bultman of Peoria, IL. A memorial service will be held 3:00 PM Sat. Aug. 1, 2015, at the Auburndale Community Church, 601 Stadium Rd, ...

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  15. Protest Leader Vanishes From Sioux FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    ... from Indiana to join Pickett in his efforts here. We tracked down some information on Pickett, who is originally from Peoria, Illinois. He testified before the Commission on Civil Rights in Congress back in 1968. Pickett has said he and his wife ...

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  16. Group calls for investigation into Newark archbishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | News12.com

    ... John Myers to be investigated. They say Bishop Meyers disregarded complaints of sexual abuse in Newark, as well as in Peoria, Illinois, where he was bishop 25 years ago.

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  17. Illinois tourism numbers climbed in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... people. People are out looking for the real America and that's what we have in Illinois," he said. Jobe called the Peoria area "a significant player" in the state's tourism program. Peoria County ranks 10th among Illinois counties in tourism dollars ...

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  18. Victims' advocates hope pope looks into Newark archbishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... abuse allegations, and had left guilty clerics in parishes in the Newark Archdiocese and in his post as bishop of Peoria, Ill. Myers has repeatedly defended his record, noting that he has removed many guilty priests, but he has been dogged by ...

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  19. Aaron Schock appears in court to fight possible contempt citationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... of Illinois. The hearing, before U.S. District Judge Sue Myerscough, was to determine whether or not the former Peoria lawmaker should be sanctioned in the case. Paul declined to comment on whether or not the hearing related to the ongoing grand ...

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  20. Peoria moves to ban medical marijuana for county workersRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    One central Illinois county is a step closer to keeping its ban on employee use of marijuana, including for medicinal purposes. But a Peoria County Board committee recommended Monday that the county keep its ban in place.

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