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  1. Rosenberg veteran brings Brazilian Jiu Jitsu to Sugar LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Fort Bend Star

    Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructor Brian Marvin instructs a youth class at Gracie Barra Sugar Land, the local martial arts studio he owns. Rosenberg resident Brian Marvin grew up wrestling in his hometown of Peoria, Ill.

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  2. Verna KnollRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Bureau County Republican

    Verna Lee Knoll, 83, of Peoria passed away at 4:55 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, at Unity Point Methodist in Peoria. Born April 14, 1931, in Princeton to Fred Lee and Tabitha May Stocking, she married Arla Gene Knoll on June 27, 1953, at Christ Lutheran Church in Peoria.

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  3. Consumer Sentiment in U.S. Surges to 11-Year HighRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Bloomberg

    Customers fill up beyond a filler hose as 7,500 gallons of unleaded gasoline are delivered to a station in Peoria, Illinois.

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  4. Now open: Charley Steiner School of Sports CommunicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Charley's career in baseball and this extraordinary recognition from his alma mater." Steiner noted that Bradley and Peoria, Ill., where it's located, have turned out such renowned broadcasters as the late Chick Hearn of the Lakers, Ralph Lawler of ...

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  5. Becoming Richard Pryor Is a Revelatory New Biography About the Comedian's RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | LA Weekly

    ... this definitive biography to be reminded of those traits - and what a journey he made from his hardscrabble youth in Peoria, Illinois, to the heights of Hollywood. In painful detail, Saul recounts how Pryor grew up in his grandmother's brothel, ...

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  6. Bradley University names school for Dodgers broadcaster Charley SteinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | LA Daily News

    ... Yankees and the New York Jets, and an anchor on ESPN's SportsCenter. Bradley is a private, independent university in Peoria, Ill. It claims an enrollment of 5,700 students. The school is the first named sports communication school in the nation. ...

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  7. Women's Swimming and Diving-Hawkeyes Ranked 21st in CSCAA RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    ... 14), Penn State (No. 17), and Wisconsin (No. 24). Purdue also received votes. Becky Stoughton, a senior native of Peoria, Illinois, holds the 15th-fastest time in the 1,000 free (9:49.51), and 31st-fastest time in the 1,650 free (16:21.97). ...

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  8. Oil Dive Pads Pittsburgh Coffers as Fuel Costs Sink: Muni CreditRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Bloomberg

    A driver for Yo-Mac Transport, monitors equipment while delivering 7,500 gallons of unleaded gasoline to a Shell station in Peoria, Illinois.

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  9. Metamora takes twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    The Metamora boys basketball team may have been dealt its first loss of the season during holiday tournament action, but the Redbirds have gotten back to their winning ways. Metamora opened up the 2015 portion of the season with two wins over Mid-Illini Conference rivals East Peoria and Dunlap.

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  10. Gas prices helping budgetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    And while the lower prices are giving some area cities a break in the fuel budgets, several area city officials say the continued high diesel prices may keep some communities from reaping big savings of taxpayer dollars. So far, area cities such as Washington and East Peoria are reporting 5-8 percent savings on fuel costs.

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  11. Dale McGuireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Hawk Eye

    Dale Eugene McGuire, 78, of Galesburg, Ill., died at 7:27 a.m. Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at Methodist Unity Point Hospital in Peoria, Ill.

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  12. 10 Dividend Growth Stocks For January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Seeking Alpha

    ... discount of 16% to my fair value estimate of $47.10. 5-yr CAGR 9.13% CAT was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Peoria, IL. The company is the world's largest manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, ...

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  13. website about comedian Richard Pryor's early years reveals history of raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Stanford

    Richard Pryor's early years in the red-light district of Peoria, Ill., shaped his evolution into a groundbreaking African American comedian and social critic. Developed at Stanford, a website about comedian Richard Pryor's early years reveals the complex history of race in an American sin city With maps, photos, news clippings and written artifacts about Pryor's roots in Illinois, the interactive website "Richard Pryor's Peoria" offers an online tool to learn about segregation, urban renewal and the roots of Pryor's comedy.

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  14. Fans brave cold to watch Packers take home a winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    ... was going deer hunting." Guldan is a Packers fan from bear country. He jumped at the chance to drive to Lambeau from Peoria, Illinois, just to stand for the entire game. "I live and breathe the Packers," he says. "When I saw they were offering a ...

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  15. Busey completes purchase of Pekin-based bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The News-Gazette

    ... billion in assets. Once the merger goes through, Busey Bank would have the sixth-largest share of deposits in the Peoria market, with 5.25 percent of total deposits. Busey, which has four offices in Peoria, currently has a 1.66 percent share of ...

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  16. Peoria intersection to be named for Wayne McClainRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Washington Times

    An intersection near the Peoria high school where Wayne McClain won three Illinois state basketball championships will be named in honor of the former Fighting Illini assistant coach. The Journal Star reports the intersection of Lincoln and Griswold streets, in front of Manual Academy, on Jan. 15 will be named Honorable Coach Wayne McClain.

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  17. AlignLife Peoria Purchased by Dr. Andrea Forget-SchnowskeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | PRWeb

    AlignLife is proud to announce that the Peoria, Illinois flag ship clinic on Sheridan and Glenn is under new ownership. Drs. Joseph and Cristina Esposito are please to announce that Dr. Andrea Forget-Schnowske is now the owner of this location.

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  18. Knights' gridiron success past and presentRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Examiner.com

    The 1987 Richwoods Knights were recently announced as 2015 inductees to the Greater Peoria Sports Hall of Fame. . These Knights were a formidable bunch as they compiled a 13-1 record on their way to capturing the runner up trophy in the Class 5A playoffs.

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  19. Loyola Sets State Record for Lung Transplants in 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Newswise

    ... 50th lung transplant in 2014. Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, performed a double lung transplant on John A. Williams, 57, of Peoria, Ill. Mr. Williams had chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and for years required supplementary oxygen. Prior to his ...

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  20. Wisconsin ski conditions report for Jan. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Door Reminder

    ... http://post.cr/1BDYkzq This father, along with his wife and four young daughters, traveled from Peoria, Ill. to go tubing and skiing at Bruce Mound in December 2014. In this Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 photo, Don McKay, general manager at Tyrol Basin ski ...

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