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  1. Peoria County Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Legal Record

    The Peoria County Sheriff's Office is participating in a program that will award a local college student $500 for the 2016-17 academic year. The scholarship is under the auspices of the Illinois Sheriffs' Association, which will award more than 100 college scholarships throughout the state.

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  2. New Peoria Public Library program uses play to help spark innovation, creativityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Legal Record

    Leisl Prentice and Amanda Doyle, reference librarians at the Peoria Public Library, play a game of Battleship during the first session of a new program they've created called Play to Innovate that's designed to help adults be more creative at their jobs. Amanda Doyle and Liesl Prentice are hoping a playful new program they've created at the Peoria Public Library will spark imagination and innovation for area workers.

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  3. Downtown Peoria holiday skating rink far exceeds expectationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Legal Record

    A few skaters braved bitter cold for week's final day of skating for the extended PNC Winterfest. After a slow start due to unusually heavy rainfall in late November, Peoria's first PNC Winterfest exceeded expectations by attracting more than 11,000 skaters.

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  4. Peoria Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | The Legal Record

    The Illinois Department of Revenue is announcing that they do not anticipate releasing Individual Income Tax refunds for the 2016 tax season until March 1. The decision comes as fraud prevention efforts from last year's tax season illustrate the positive impact that additional delays and scrutiny have had in combating tax return fraud and identity theft. IDOR is reminding taxpayers that filing tax returns electronically and requesting direct deposit into a checking or savings account is still the fastest way to receive a refund.

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  5. Peoria County Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casino, 7 Blackjack Blvd., East Peoria, will be the site for the annual Super Trivia Challenge benefitting the Peoria-based Community Workshop and Training Center. Community Workshop and Training Center announced its annual Super Trivia Challenge for Friday, Jan. 15 t the Par-A-Dice Hotel & Casino, 7 Blackjack Blvd., East Peoria.

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  6. Peoria Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Crystal Kyle, South Side Mission co-executive director; Brian Brackney, Ameren Illinois - senior operations manager; and Kenny Blum, Ameren Illinois - community and public relations The Peoria County Election Commission recently mailed out to all registered voters a new voter registration card beginning on Monday, Dec.14. The commission asks voters to review card information carefully as their polling location may have changed.

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  7. Tazewell County Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Crystal Kyle, South Side Mission co-executive director; Brian Brackney, Ameren Illinois - senior operations manager; and Kenny Blum, Ameren Illinois - community and public relations The City Council has authorized the sale of city-owned property by the public sealed bidding process. The city-owned parcels are described as follows: Each parcel of property is being sold in its "as is" condition, and the city makes no warranties regarding the condition of the property.

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  8. Peoria Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Peoria County Animal Protection Services, in cooperation with Peoria Humane Society, is offering its first ever "Home for the Holidays" promotion on all eligible puppies and kittens adopted between Dec. 19 - 23. Hagel Metal Fabrication Inc., 2001 E. Washington St., East Peoria, closed Dec. 4 and at least 90 employees are now out of work. The plant had been there for 31 years.

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  9. Peoria Co. Sheriff's Office assists on Wisconsin murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Responding to a missing person report filed last month, led the Peoria County Sheriff's office to assist Wisconsin authorities on what became a murder investigation. 121615 The office on Nov.30 received a call that Douglas L. Bailey, 51, of 1373 Ash St., Prescott Wis.,was supposed to meet family in the Peoria area for Thanksgiving on Nov. 26 but never arrived.

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  10. Annual Find Folepi holiday hunt is back on in East PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Legal Record

    A 3-inch round clear acrylic Folepi ornament will be hidden somewhere on public property within the East Peoria city limits during the holiday season. Watch for clues each Wednesday.

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  11. AIDS quilt in Peoria offers an opportunity to remember, reflectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Legal Record

    The AIDS Memorial Quilt, a 54-ton handmade tapestry that stands as a memorial to more than 94,000 people who have died from AIDS, was displayed in its entirety on the National Mall in 1996. Sections of it will be on display at the Methodist Atrium in Peoria from Dec. 1-18.

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  12. Peoria Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Legal Record

    The Chillicothe City Council on Nov. 9 approved the appointment of Deputy Chief Mike Denzer as the new chief of the Chillicothe Fire Department. Denzer joined the department as a firefighter in 1995 and became deputy chief in 2012.

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  13. Woodford County Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Debi Smith will demonstrate her style of decorating for the Christmas season at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5 at the Eureka Public Library, 202 S. Main St. Come and get inspired with ideas on decorating your home using inexpensive items, traditional and non-traditional colors, everyday items, and collectibles. To register, contact the library by Friday, Dec. 4 at 467-2922.

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  14. Arrival of AIDS quilt in Peoria offers an opportunity to remember and reflectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Legal Record

    The AIDS Memorial Quilt, a 54-ton handmade tapestry that stands as a memorial to more than 94,000 people who have died from AIDS, was displayed in its entirety on the National Mall in 1996. Sections of it will be on display at the Methodist Atrium in Peoria from Dec. 1-18.

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  15. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Train fair pulls into town cutline: The Peoria Train Fair held Nov. 15 at Illinois Central College's East Peoria campus drew enthusiasts of all ages. Longtime hobbyists came for the shared camaraderie and to check out products on display.

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  16. Peoria News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | The Legal Record

    There is no shortage of Halloween events for all ages in the Peoria area. For more information, visit www.

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  17. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Drivers should be mindful of intermittent lane closures scheduled on Interstate 74 at the Murray Baker Bridge over the Illinois River from Monday, Oct. 19 until approximately Wednesday, Oct. 28, according to the city. The lane closures will be in effect from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. daily.

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  18. Peoria County news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Organizers and fundraisers for the Heart of Illinois United Way kicked off its annual fundraising initiative during a breakfast Sept. 11 Friday morning.

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  19. Program offers pathway to GED, college degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | The Legal Record

    Brent Baker discovered a theme of regret among Taft and Harrison Homes residents while gathering data last year about community needs for the Peoria Housing Authority as an AmeriCorps volunteer. "One of the most frustrating aspects was working with individuals in their late 20s or early 30s who had so much regret about not finishing school and making the wrong decisions," said Baker.

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  20. Peoria County news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | The Legal Record

    The Peoria Public Library is marking 135 years of serving the residents of the city. A celebration is scheduled for Oct. 12 at the main building at 107 N.E. Monroe.

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