1 hr ago
The Daily Gazette
Kitchen Cooked a historic potato chip
Cooked to the 1930s' made-in-Flossie-Howard's-cast-iron-kettle recipe, the original Kitchen Cooked Potato Chips are be a cult item.
4 hrs ago
Rivermen Officially Ink New Deal With SPHL
A new era in hockey becomes official in Central Illinois. The Peoria Rivermen and Bloomington Blaze are both holding press conferences to join a new hockey league.
11 hrs ago
Kane Co. Chronicle
Kaneland Connection: Chico's gets liquor license; public hearing set on fire station
ELBURN – The Elburn Village Board gave a thumbs-up Monday night to a liquor license for Chico's Tacos, which opened last year at 107 Valley Drive in Elburn.
15 hrs ago
Body The Fitness Boutique Is Expanding With U.S. Franchises
The boutique fitness industry continues to pick up steam as Sarah Krupka, CEO of Body The Fitness Boutique in Peoria, Illinois prepares to take her highly customized solutions for empowering their guests, "inside-and-out", to a nationwide audience.
Tue May 21, 2013
Where was Rep. Aaron Schock at 25?
At 31, , Congressman Aaron Schock is the youngest participant of the Year 25 series.
Peoria Public Library's Summer Reading Program is for people of all ages
Summer is quickly approaching, and it's time to start making summer plans. One thing to add to your family's must-do list is participation in the 2013 Summer Reading Program at the Peoria Public Library .
Mon May 20, 2013
Lane Closures on Route 150 and Route 40
IDOT says there will be intermittent lane closures on War Memorial Drive and Knoxville Road in Peoria this week.
DCT Offers New Dust Suppression Rings
Dust Control Technology , Peoria, Ill., has introduced four new sizes of its dust suppression rings.
Sun May 19, 2013
Simple Weatherizing for Summer
Weatherizing a home to reduce energy usage and maximize savings is something homeowners think about in cold weather.
Four party activities for your young knights
The Middle Ages are a fascinating time period for children, and even though the era spanned about 1,000 years of history, many kids can easily identify their favorite thing about this time period: knights and castles .
'We're the Government, Its Worst Face', David Foster Wallace on the IRS
Were David Foster Wallace alive today, it's a good bet that he would have had both great interest and insight into this week's scandal at the IRS .
Rock on the Range: Day One
The year's worth of anticipation and build up finally came to an end Friday afternoon as local rockers X Factor 1 took the Jagermeister Stage and officially kicked off Rock on the Range 2013.
Fri May 17, 2013
Graduate Praises Peoria Promise for Career Opportunities
She's also a Peoria Promise scholarship recipient. Peoria Promise allows local students, like Fernandez, to attend Illinois Central College for free.
Thu May 16, 2013
Seussical Jr. at SVDP
St. Vincent de Paul school in Peoria is ready to raise the curtain on its production of "Seussical Jr." Opening night is Friday, May 17th at 7pm.
Bureau County Republican
Open house to honor Deacon John Murphy
An open house to honor Deacon John Murphy will be from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at Harkrader Hall, St.
Wed May 15, 2013
Two MTHS students recognized for artwork by ICC
Brett Fitzgerald, Metamora Township High School senior, said art is too subjective to be able to judge an individual work."I don't really like contests," he said.
Son of EAA Director Emeritus Solos in Grandpa's Stearman
May 15, 2013 - Cormac Siegfried, son of EAA Director Emeritus Rand Siegfried, successfully completed his first solo flight in a powered aircraft on May 5 in his grandfather Robert "Old Bob" Siegfried's Boeing Stearman PT 17, the iconic World War II trainer.
SPHL Approves Addition of Rivermen, Blaze
The southern professional hockey league is approving the addition of the Bloomington Blaze and the Peoria Rivermen for the 2013-2014 season.
TNA Impact Pre-Sale Code For June 20th in Peoria, IL
TNA Impact Pre-Sale Code For June 20th in Peoria, IL Posted by Larry Csonka on 05.15.2013 Tickets now on sale... - The pre-sale for the June 20th TNA Impact tapings in Peoria, IL started this morning at 10AM ET.
A young girl enjoys a ride at the East Peoria carnival last year.
The annual East Peoria Carnival will take place May 22 through 26 in the parking lot at the Festival Building, 2200 E. Washington St.