Wednesday Jul 23
Habitat for Humanity in East Peoria to have yard sale July 25 Updated at
Habitat for Humanity's East Peoria ReStore will have their first ever Yard Sale on from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. July 25. The Yard Sale is a one-day fundraising event that will be held at the East Peoria ReStore, located at 110 Carver Lane in East Peoria, behind the Avanti's.
Wednesday Jul 23
Expo offers help for female entrepreneurs; state agency to co-host July 24 program in East Peoria
The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, North-Central Regional Economic Development and Illinois Main Street will host the first North Central regional Women's Business Resources Expo at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites East Peoria on July 24. "Female entrepreneurs are playing an important part in Illinois' economic comeback," ... (more)
Long Term Recovery Center opens Updated at
Mike Bowers survived the Nov. 17 tornado by hanging onto a bathroom sink and his dogs Booker T. and Sammy while winds tore into his third-floor apartment at Georgetown Commons.
Integ Motorsports brings Indian motorcycles to East Peoria
Integ Motorsports, 1107 E. Washington St. in East Peoria, got its first batch of Indians last month and the visitor traffic has been brisk.
Peoria: Carp City?
Peoria County economic development official John Hamman says they want to build the plant so fishermen don't have to take the invasive fish to another location for processing.If the plant is built, Hamann says it could bring 30 to 40 new jobs.
Morton woman operates daylily farm in East Peoria
Theresa Roth loses track of time in her "office." Her "office" has a lot of space and a 360 degree view.
First Hospitality Group To Manage Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette And...
Rosemont, Ill.-based First Hospitality Group, Inc. - a national hospitality management and development company with 30 years of award-winning experience and a long running relationship with the Marriott brand - announced yesterday that it has assumed management of two hotels in Peoria, Ill.: the well-known Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette and the ... (more)
Highway Renamed to Honor Fallen Ill. Fire Chief
July 02--HANNA CITY -- A 10-mile stretch of Illinois Route 116 has been renamed in honor of a volunteer firefighter who died in a crash while responding to a blaze two days before Christmas in 1997.