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  1. Richwoods secures playoff berth with win over AllemanRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 |

    In what has become a spirited rivalry over the last couple of years, Richwoods and Rock Island Alleman faced each other Friday night at Endres Field in Peoria. Both teams were looking for a big win to help solidify playoff eligibility.


  2. Knights get big homecoming winRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2014 |

    ... 48-0 at halftime. The final was 54-0 as the Knights will now gear up for a showdown with 5-1 Central next Friday at Peoria Stadium in a game that will have huge playoff implications for both state ranked teams. Central hosted Quincy in a battle of ...


  3. Richwoods powers up to down RamsRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 |

    Richwoods traveled to Peoria Stadium Friday night looking for their fourth consecutive victory. They had to fend off a pesky bunch of Manual Rams to do it, however, as Marcus Sierra and Davontae Keeton put on quite a show for the hosts.


  4. Firm Accused Of Illegal Practices That Push Families Into ForeclosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KQED

    ... "Oh, yeah," Hopkins says, "they've sent foreclosure notices and they've filed here at the federal courthouse in Peoria, Ill." Gary Klein is one of the lead attorneys representing the homeowners in the case, which has been filed in a federal court in ...


  5. Washington, IL Tornadoes; One Year LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A year ago, one of the strongest tornadoes on earth leveled sections of Washington, Illinois. WGN-TV Reporter Sean Lewis returns to this area near Peoria to find much new construction, and a community that's grown closer.


  6. Normal Gadgets is excepting cell phones donations to benefit domestic violence victimsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | PR Log

    Normal Gadgets is asking residents from Peoria, Bloomington and Normal to assist women and children affected by domestic violence by donating these items so that they may have accessible cell phones for 911 emergency calls. By donating to Normal Gadgets, Peorians & Twin City residents can provide safe accessible phones for those in need.


  7. Get Your Tickets for Lemont's Appearance in the IHSA Football SemifinalsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 |

    For the fifth time in eight years, Lemont High School's football program will play for a berth in the state championship game. First-year head coach Bret Kooi's undefeated Indians, who advanced thanks to their exciting 19-13 win at Richards in the quarterfinal round, will travel to Peoria Stadium to take on Peoria Notre Dame in an IHSA Class 6A Semifinal contest at 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 22. The winner will advance to the IHSA Class 6A State Championship on Saturday, November 29. Lemont is seeking the third state finals appearance in the program's history.


  8. Dividend-Paying Stocks: 25 Notable Increases and Special PayoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Money Morning

    ... $3-per-share dividend came last week from RLI Corp. (NYSE: RLI) , a property and casualty insurance company based in Peoria, Ill. RLI has returned more than $720 million to shareholders in the form of dividends and share repurchases since the ...


  9. Iowa Men's Cross CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Senior Kevin Lewis concluded his Iowa cross country career as an all-region honoree at the 2014 NCAA Cross Country Midwest Regional Championships today in Peoria, Illinois. Lewis completed the 10,000-meter course in 30:35 to finish 19th overall.


  10. Jacob Morgan emerged from one of Rim Rock's two bridges.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Kansas Jayhawks

    Morgan was one of 38 runners on non-automatic qualifying teams to be selected to the NCAA meet to be held in Terre Haute, Indiana on Saturday, Nov. 22. Morgan, who hails from Topeka, Kansas, earned the spot by way of his All-Region performance at the NCAA Midwest Regional meet on Friday in Peoria, Illinois. Morgan clocked in with a 10K time of 30:17.6 to finish seventh overall.


  11. United's Ibarra, Lagos earn two top NASL awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Star Tribune

    ... ." The Gophers women's cross-country team finished a distant econd to Iowa State in the Midwest Regional on Friday in Peoria, Ill., but it was good enough for them to advance to the NCAA meet in Terre Haute, Ind., on Nov. 22


  12. Stage preview: 'White Christmas' a dream for former CLO performerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    It was Veterans Day and a few hours from the opening of "Irving Berlin's White Christmas" 2014 national tour when Kaitlyn Davidson answered the phone in Peoria, Ill. The triple-threat performer who stars as Judy Haynes - the Vera Ellen role in the movie - pointed out the appropriate timing for a show with a plot that includes former servicemen helping their retired commander.


  13. UnityPoint Testing Palliative TelehealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Health Data Management

    ... by testing palliative telehealth in a nursing home and patients' homes, with pilots running in Ft. Dodge, Iowa and Peoria, Ill. Lori Bishop, executive director of clinical transformation and palliative care for UnityPoint at Home, said the pilots ...


  14. On Veterans Day, 10 photos of troops returning homeRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Washington Post

    U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jordan A.D. Sanford, security forces journeyman with the 182nd Security Forces Squadron, reunites with family and friends after arriving home at the General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport in Peoria, Ill., on Aug. 6. He and 17 Illinois Air National Guardsmen deployed to Southwest Asia for seven months. On the 11th day of the 11th hour of the 11th day of November in 1918, the armistice between Germany and the Allied Powers went into effect, ending The Great War after more than four years of fighting and the deaths of more than 9 million troops and 7 million civilians.


  15. Ishpi acquires Illinois cybersecurity software companyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Charleston Business Journal

    Ishpi Information Technologies Inc. , a Mount Pleasant tech firm focusing on defense and cybersolutions, has acquired Advanced Information Services Inc. The Peoria, Ill.-based firm develops cybersecure software systems for government and commercial customers, including Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic , the FBI , the Treasury ... (more)


  16. Judge denies Peoria man's appeal to withdraw pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Daily Herald

    A Tazewell County judge has denied a Peoria man's request to withdraw his guilty plea in the kidnapping and killing of his estranged wife. The Pekin Daily Times reports Circuit Judge Michael Brandt upheld the guilty plea after Phouvone Sophanavong said he received ineffective counsel from his two public defenders.


  17. If the shoe fitsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Bureau County Republican

    Haley Weidner of Bureau Valley is all smiles from the stage after placing 24th in the IHSA Class 1A State Cross County Meet in Peoria. PEORIA - Bureau Valley freshman Haley Weidner worked hard throughout the year to make it to the Class 1A IHSA State Final Meet in Peoria's Detweiller Park.


  18. RIP Phil Crane, ex-CongressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... disincentivized people to work. Crane, an Army veteran, had been a history professor at Bradley University in Peoria. He was elected to Congress in 1969, in a special election to replace Donald Rumsfeld, who was appointed to a position in the Nixon ...


  19. Former Congressman Crane DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 |

    ... disincentivized people to work. Crane, an Army veteran, had been a history professor at Bradley University in Peoria. He was elected to Congress in 1969, in a special election to replace Donald Rumsfeld, who was appointed to a position in the Nixon ...


  20. Lemont Girls' Cross Country Posts Program's Best Finish Ever at IHSA State FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 |

    Lemont High School's girls' cross country just missed the program's first-ever state trophy, but its first state finals appearance in three years still resulted in the best finish in program history. Head coach Tim Plotke's Indians placed fourth at the 2014 IHSA Class 2A Girls' Cross Country State Finals, which were contested on November 8 at Detweiller Park in Peoria.


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