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  1. Peoria County EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    The Spring Home Show comes to the Peoria Civic Center this weekend on Feb. 24-26. Evocative play celebrates friendship and struggle among the 'Radium Girls' who painted luminescent dials that led to tragedy and the eventual passage of occupational disease labor laws.

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  2. McLean County EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    Classical guitarist and Illinois Wesleyan Universitya faculty member Mark Anderson will present a concert ata 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25a at Westbrook Auditorium, Presser Hall.a Get your laugh on and support the Challenger Learning Center and mission scholarships for local K-12 schools. Amateur comedians will compete for top honors.

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  3. Police search for suspects in Peoria bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Police responded around 4:05 p.m. Jan. 11 to a report at Commerce Bank, 2609 N. Knoxville Ave., where two armed men entered the bank, then fled in a white four-door vehicle after the robbery. Shortly after, at 5:24 p.m., Redbrand Credit Union, 7730 N. Grand Prairie Drive, was held up by a man armed with a gun.

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  4. Tazewell County eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Learn about Starting a Business in Illinois by attending a free workshop at the Fondulac Bank in East Peoria on Jan. 24. Youth aged 9-12 will discuss the book "The Westing Game" by Ellen Raskin. For more information, call 263-2200.

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

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Legal Record

    During this time of increased seasonal flu activity, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, UnityPoint Health-Methodist Proctor, Pekin Hospital, and Hopedale Medical Complex are asking the public to voluntarily limit hospital visits. During this time of increased seasonal flu activity, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, UnityPoint Health-Methodist Proctor, Pekin Hospital, and Hopedale Medical Complex are asking the public to voluntarily limit hospital visits.

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  6. Upcoming classes teaches ins and outs of beekeepingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Heart of Illinois Beekeepers Association President Mark Kilty caught this swarm of bees on a fence last spring. In addition to offering a beginning beekeeper's class on Jan. 28, HIBA mentors new members and offers bee removal when contacted by the public.

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  7. East Peoria shooter had no-stalking order against himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Legal Record

    A no-stalking order was filed Dec. 27 against Kenneth W. Ohler, a former employee of Green Chevrolet in Peoria, after he allegedly physically threatened a co-worker. Two days later, East Peoria police say Ohler went looking for that co-worker and in doing so shot and killed the man's stepfather.

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

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Legal Record

    St. Joseph School of Pekin performed "A World of Christmas" on Monday, Dece.19. The production, led by Nicole Ferree, was a musical showcase of the Christmas customs and traditions of countries around the world.

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  9. Therapeutic painting events in Peoria focuses on positive thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Legal Record

    Participants in a Colorful Healing paint night at MindOasis Counseling in Peoria work on their canvases. Therapist Amy Fischer, who owns the practice, teaches breathing exercises and mindfulness during the monthly events, which are open to both clients and the general public.

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  10. Church turned down tavern's gifts so Peoria children's home gets windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Dixie Cole, owner of Cole's Corner Tap at 1227 NE Adams St., collected toys from patrons for Operation Sleigh Bell, a state-wide initiative launched in 1992. A group of needy Peoria kids had Cole for Christmas from a donor that was apparently too naughty for another charity's list.

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  11. Peoria fire stations promote neighborhood prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Legal Record

    The Manual Academy Rams cheerleading squad pose before a Peoria Fire Dept. Station 4 engine, which features the station slogan "Southside Fighting 4's" and a ram representing the school's mascot.

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  12. Larger rink part of Peoria's PNC WinterfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Nishita Das laughs while skating with Rohit Banga and Chinmay Andhare at the PNC Winterfest rink at the corner of Fulton Street and Jefferson Avenue in downtown Peoria. In its second year, the rink will be open through Jan. 16. Chaitanya Rani smiled broadly after sliding down a 100-foot ice slide at Peoria's new outdoor skating rink downtown.

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

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Rolan Johnson Christmas prints are on display at the Pekin Public Library through Jan. 3. The prints are from the library's collection of Johnson's work. The Illinois Supreme Court has approved an expansion of an innovative strategy to help control local jail overcrowding, and Tazewell County will benefit.

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  14. A race with a (Santa) Cause in PeoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Participants in last year's Santa Cause 5K race through the Warehouse District. Sponsored by the Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, this year's race on Dec. 10 will benefit the Dream Center Peoria.

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  15. Measures to help Central IL veterans, special needs pass; road tax failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Volunteers at Tazewell County's U.A.W. Local #974 Hall in East Peoria assist early morning voters to verify voter registration and hand out ballots on Nov. 8. Voters in Peoria County approved a property tax increase Nov. 8 to provide assistance to people with developmental disabilities, military veterans, and the families of both living and deceased veterans. The non-binding referendum passed with a 43,115 to 34,708 and awaits approval by the County Board.

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  16. South Side Mission seeks help to feed the hungry at ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Members of the Allen family stand behind a table of pumpkin pie slices while volunteering last year at the South Side Mission's annual Thanksgiving meal. The Allens have been volunteering at the Mission since 2008, bringing 10 to 15 people each year to help cut 3,500 slices of homemade pumpkin pie.

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  17. Peoria County EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Dr. Stuart Berger, executive director of the Willis J. Potts Heart Center at Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago, will speak on "Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Children in Peoria on Nov. 3. Dr. Stuart Berger will speak on "Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Children" at The Children's Hospital of Illinois. Dr. Berger is executive director of the Willis J. Potts Heart Center at Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago.

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  18. Online grocery shopping gaining popularity in Peoria areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Legal Record

    A Kroger employee at the North Peoria Kroger store picks out items from the meat case for a ClickList customer in September shortly after the company rolled out its online shopping service at the store. Kroger is one of several grocery stores in the Peoria area that has begun offering online shopping with pickup at the store.

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  19. Peoria police investigate musician's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Peoria musician, John C. Eason, 50, was found unresponsive in his home Sunday morning., Oct, 30. His death is under investigation. John C. Eason, 50, of 2138 N. North St. was discovered unresponsive by an unidentified source who contacted police just before Peoria County Coroner Johnna Ingersoll said Eason's injuries do not appear to be self-inflicted, but would not clarify whether or not his death was caused by a criminal incident.

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

    Oct 26, 2016 | The Legal Record

    Republican Shelly Hranka and Democratic Tom Shrier are running in the Nov. 8 election to replace Vicki Grashoff, who is retiring after almost 20 years as Tazewell County auditor. Whoever wins will have certain duties to perform, however, the duties have been curtailed.

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