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  1. Board members want to move LST to more visible locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... of Evansville expires in 2015 but a decision must be made by October 2014 if it will stay in Evansville or move to Peoria, Illinois. A member of the LST board tells us Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke will have to address the location of the LST in ...

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  2. Parody Twitter account of Peoria, Ill., mayor prompts police raidRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Washington Times

    Illinois police raided a Peoria home last week to find the person behind a parody Twitter account that falsely claimed to be Mayor Jim Ardis. 1 comment

  3. Suburban And Downstate Mayors Call For Police And Fire Pension ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | CBS Local

    ... to throw it all out the window and not do the kinds of things our residents need, community needs," said Williams. Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis says changes are needed in things like cost-of-living adjustments. "Peoria places a high value on our police ...

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  4. WWII ship group wants better Evansville dockRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Daily Herald

    ... the Ohio River as a condition for keeping it docked in Evansville. The LST-325 board is considering a proposal from Peoria, Ill., to move the troop landing ship there after its 10-year contract with Evansville expires. Board member Chris Donahue ...

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  5. Satirical Tweets Mock Peoria Mayor Who Hits Back ... with a Police RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Patch.com

    "Will it play in Peoria?" emerged as a catchphrase almost 100 years ago on the vaudeville scene because a hit with the Peoria crowd was likely to go over well anywhere in America.

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  6. No harm, no foul?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | Calgary Journal

    When the Journal Star - a newspaper in Peoria, Illinois - recently published a photo on its website depicting a high school basketball player, Jalen Brunson, "flipping off" the opposing team's fans, it rekindled the argument and raised important ethical questions for photojournalists and editors.

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  7. Illinois Lottery app stirs up controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Matt Ruder displayed the Illinois Lottery app this month in Peoria, Ill. The app has upset lottery supporters and opponents.

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  8. The Way Down Wanderers Builds Momentum with New EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | Cybergrass

    ... CD release events will take place in May and June in Chicago, Saint Louis, Dubuque, Iowa and the band's hometown of Peoria, IL. Band members and half brothers, Collin Krause (17 year old vocalist, fiddle and mandolin player) and Ben Montalbano (23 ...

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  9. Crucial Meeting Concerning LST's Future Plans Looms LargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | WEHT

    ... in whether the ship will stay in Evansville. The city's contract with the vessel will soon expire. The city of Peoria, IL has been aggressive in trying to pry the ship away from Evansville. For the last few months, the LST Board of Directors have ...

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  10. Mayor's Gripes Over Parody Twitter Account Prompt Police RaidRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | The Huffington Post

    ... aluing the company's worth at an estimated USD 18 billion. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images) Jim Ardis, mayor of Peoria, Illinois, ordered police to track down whoever was responsible for a parody Twitter account mocking him.

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  11. Freedom of Speech? Not in PeoriaRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Daily Kos

    The Mayor of Peoria, Illinois found out there was a satire Twitter account regarding him.

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  12. American TV Star to Be Named a Saint?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Breitbart.com

    ... determine that Heaven is speaking and telling us that Sheen is really there. Three years ago a boy was stillborn in Peoria, Illinois. The boy had no pulse for 61 minutes after a relatively easy pregnancy and labor. His mother and father prayed ...

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  13. Slashdot: Peoria Mayor Sends Police To Track Down Twitter ParodistRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | NewsFactor

    New submitter rotorbudd writes with an article at Reason about Jim Ardis, mayor of Peoria, Illinois, who ordered police to track down whoever was responsible for a parody Twitter account mocking him."

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  14. LST may move to new location in EvansvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... us that the mayor of Evansville will have to address the location of the LST in order to keep the ship from moving to Peoria, Illinois. The contract between the ship and the city of Evansville expires next year but by October of this year a decision ...

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  15. US Fleet Tracking Set to Exhibit at the 2014 IDEOA Training ConferenceRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | PRWeb

    ... IDEOA Training Conference. This Conference will be held at the Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center in East Peoria, IL from April 23-25, 2014. US Fleet Tracking offers real-time tracking and fleet management services for businesses and ...

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  16. Illinois mayor sends cops after man who created parody Twitter accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Yahoo!

    A police warrant shows that Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis asked authorities to investigate the home of a man who created a parody Twitter account in the mayor's name.

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  17. Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis now has a facebook pageRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Free Republic

    Help End FReepathons by Donating Monthly! Generous FReeper Sponsors are donating $10 for every New Monthly Donor! Please Sign Up today! He ordered the Peoria police to raid the source of his twitter feed....spread the word about his new site Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily ... (more) 1 comment

  18. Parody Twitter account of Peoria, Ill., mayor leads to police raid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Daily Mail

    Parody Twitter account of Peoria, Ill., mayor leads to police raid after politician directs law enforcement to find out who's behind the joke A parody Twitter account mocking the mayor of an Illinois city has resulted in a police raid and slew of questions about free speech in the digital age.

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  19. Big asteroids hit Earth far more than we're told, say astronautsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | CNET News.com

    ... always told they're flying around us and over us. It seems a touch more rare that they smash into, say, Manhattan, or Peoria, Ill. As part of a celebration of Earth Day, which falls on April 22, Ed Lu, Tom Jones, and Bill Anders, all veterans of ... 1 comment

  20. Peoria, Illinois Mayor Orders Police Raid Over Parody Twitter AccountRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Free Republic

    ... executed a search warrant about 5:20 p.m. at 1220 N. University St. Three people at the home were taken to the Peoria Police Department for questioning. Two other residents were picked up at their places of employment and taken to the station, as ...

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