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  1. Consumer prices fall for first time in 16 months on lower gas costsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Travis Simmons, a driver for Yo-Mac Transport, stores a filling hose after delivering gasoline to a Shell station in Peoria, Ill., on Friday. Nationwide, the price for regular gasoline fell to $3.395 a gallon Saturday, the lowest since February, according to AAA.

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  2. Lincoln College Fine Arts to present Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's DreamRead the original story

    Monday | Lincoln Daily News

    ... of Oberon and Titania, as well as Theseus and Hippoolyta, will be played by freshman theater major Charles Irby from Peoria and Lincoln College theater veteran Lauren Stanfield from Lincoln. The rest of the cast is a blend of familiar faces and new ...

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  3. Virgil R. Lowe achieves Circle of Success recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Logan County Herald

    September 17, 2014 PEORIA, IL - September 15, 2014 - Lincoln resident Virgil R. Lowe, CFP a Financial Advisor with Ameriprise Financial, qualified for and attended the 2014 National Conference, which was held in Boston, Massachusetts. While at the conference, advisors shared best practices with peers and focused on how they can continue to serve clients' needs with the most current and effective strategies, products and solutions.

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  4. Mary AntoineRead the original story

    Monday | Hawk Eye

    Mary K. Antoine, 77, of Peoria, Ill., died at 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, at Methodist Hospital Hospice in Peoria.

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  5. Catholics Have Bone to Pick Over Archbishop's BodyRead the original story

    Sunday | Drudge Retort

    The Roman Catholic diocese in Peoria, Illinois, is in a dispute with Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York over his refusal to give them the body of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, a Peoria native dead since 1979 whose 1950s TV show on Catholicism made him a revered figure in the church. The Peoria diocese has sought sainthood for him.

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  6. Sterlinga s Hurley takes titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Daily Gazette

    ... 25th overall to lead Sterling to fourth place at the 37-team First to the Finish Invitational at Detweiller Park in Peoria. The Golden Warriors had 297 points, behind just Yorkville (106), Vernon Hills (137), and Illiana Christian (158) in the Class ...

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  7. Betty Munger's Niantic: Feminist Progressivism in American CorrectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Daily Kos

    ... Chapin Munger of Deansville, New York, then six years old, jumped down from a prairie schooner to settle near Peoria, Illinois, in 1845. Descended from pioneers of Connecticut and New York (one a Battle of Lexington veteran), he joined the ...

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  8. Tug of war for bishop's body, or its parts, delays sainthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The Roman Catholic Diocese of Peoria, Illinois, has already constructed a museum in honor of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, a native son whose Emmy-winning television show during the 1950s brought Catholicism to the American living room. It has documented several potential miracles by him and compiled a dossier on his good works for the Vatican.

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  9. RedHawks Fall to UMKC in Tourney Finale, 1-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Miami University RedHawks

    PEORIA, Ill. In a match that saw a combined 216 digs between the two teams, the Miami University volleyball team fell to UMKC 1-3 to complete play at the CEFCU Invitational.

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    Saturday Sep 13 | Miami University RedHawks

    PEORIA, Ill. The Miami University volleyball team suffered a 1-3 setback to North Dakota State Saturday morning at the CEFCU Invitational.

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  11. How to Profit from ATMs: A Guide for Retailers and RestaurateursRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Pizza Marketplace

    ... in 2012. "Cash is still king, and it isn't going to go away," Mark Smith, vice president of financial solutions at Peoria, Ill.-based IAD Kahuna ATM Solutions, said. This is good news for independent ATM deployers, as it means consumers will ...

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  12. Lincoln College Fine Arts to present Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Weekend matinee performances to be held at Creekside Environmental CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Logan County Herald

    ... of Oberon and Titania, as well as Theseus and Hippoolyta, will be played by freshman theater major Charles Irby from Peoria and Lincoln College theater veteran Lauren Stanfield from Lincoln. The rest of the cast is a blend of familiar faces and new ...

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  13. Richwoods hangs on to down MolineRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Examiner.com

    Richwoods and Moline slugged it out until the end on a cold and damp night at Endres Field Friday night in Peoria. In a game that was fought hard in the trenches, it seemed that each time one team was poised to gain an edge, the other had an answer.

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  14. Miami Knocks Off Bradley, 3-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Miami University RedHawks

    PEORIA, Ill. The Miami University volleyball team overcame a first set stumble to take control in the final three sets and earn a 3-1 victory over the host Bradley to open the CEFCU Invitational on Friday.

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  15. Peoria man lauded as hero for helping family escape fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Arizona Republic

    Peoria resident Sam Pineda, 21, was pulling into his driveway last month when he saw two young girls running back and forth across the street, minutes later he was helping their family escape from a fire. Peoria man lauded as hero for helping family escape fire Peoria resident Sam Pineda, 21, was pulling into his driveway last month when he saw two young girls running back and forth across the street, minutes later he was helping their family escape from a fire.

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  16. RadioShack Rescue Raises Question of What's Worth SavingRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Bloomberg

    ... be a reason for at least a scaled-down RadioShack business to exist." A customer shops at a RadioShack Corp. store in Peoria, Illinois. The company, which said yesterday it was in advanced talks with creditors and other parties on a potential rescue ...

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  17. More Eyes on the Police and Their Work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... and the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board, which, sponsoring State Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth (D-Peoria) said, proposed the bill. "The NAACP has taken the lead in diversifying the police force," says Gordon-Booth of the state of ...

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  18. Illinoisans mark 13th anniversary of 9/11Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Daily Gazette

    ... the football field in Bethalto on Thursday, the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States. PEORIA (AP) – Flags flew at half-staff, and ceremonies were held Thursday cross Illinois to commemorate the thirteenth ...

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  19. Daytona could say 'bye to Cubs, hello to another MLB organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... closer together would benefit the Chicago Cubs. Two years ago, they moved their low-A Midwest League affiliation from Peoria, Illinois, to Kane County in Geneva, Illinois. If the Chicago Cubs didn't extend their contract by midnight Thursday with ...

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  20. Kroger Earnings Show Natural Food Is MainstreamRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Investor's Business Daily

    ... to increase." An organic produce sign stands over a display in the produce department of a Kroger supermarket in Peoria, Ill., on Sept. 10, 2013. AP View Enlarged Image "It's really all customer types. It's not specific to one type of customer by ...

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