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  1. Aaron Schocka s red walls were a red flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Miami Herald

    ... surfing in Hawaii. As befits a millennial, all was beamed around the Internet. And he did it all while representing Peoria, Illinois, a metaphor for Midwestern, small-town conservative values. If it hadn't been for Schock's foray into the Edwardian ...

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  2. The stage is set for Stevenson, Geneva in PeoriaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Herald

    A lot has changed since the IHSA decided 20 years ago to move the boys basketball state tournaments from Champaign to Peoria. First, the IHSA eventually decided to double the number of champions from two to four.

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  3. Modern Earthmoving Marvels Lives Up to its NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2013 | Rental Equipment Register

    Written with construction equipment historian Keith Haddock, and illustrated by hundreds of application photographs, many of which go back more than 100 years, "Marvels" is a comprehensive history of Caterpillar machines that details the Peoria, Ill.-based manufacturer's unparalleled contributions to the history of construction equipment and how its hundreds of machines have evolved. Chapters focus on track-type tractors; motor graders and pull graders ; wheel tractor-scrapers and towed scrapers; loaders, mining machines and a lot more.

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  4. March Madness coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... receive desired beauty and barber services. To apply, contact Doug Harridge, Administrator, 901 Illini Drive, East Peoria, IL 61611, (309) 694-6446 www.petersenhealthcare.net. EOE United Suppliers is seeking a 3rd Shift Lab Technician at the Henry ...

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  5. Fans throw energized send-off for Stevenson High School's boys basketball teamRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Herald

    Stevenson High School's boys basketball team received a rousing send-off Thursday before boarding a bus to the state semifinal game in Peoria. Led by the Division I, college-bound backcourt of Jalen Brunson and Connor Cashaw , Stevenson plays downstate Friday for the third consecutive year.

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  6. ArtsPartners is seeking artists' works for billboard displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Peoria, IL ArtsPartners of Central Illinois Inc. is proud to announce a call for entries to artists in Peoria, Tazewell, and Woodford counties for consideration in ArtPop Peoria. ArtPop Peoria is part of a national program that shines the spotlight on talented local artists by displaying their artwork on Adams Outdoor Advertising 14' x 48' billboards.

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  7. Caterpillar (CAT) Stock Slumps Today on Weaker February Sales DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | TheStreet.com

    ... led losses with a 40% decline year over year, while North America construction industries sales fell by just 1%. Peoria, IL-based Caterpillar is a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas ...

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  8. Los Angeles Dodgers: can Sergio Santos make an impact?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Cactus League, he might get his shot to pitch in Dodger Stadium. I am currently a sophomore at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. I am pursuing a double major in Sports Communication and Spanish, as well as a double minor in Organizational ...

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  9. Money questionslead to resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Hawk Eye

    ... Johnson/Associated Press Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Ill., looks out at reporters during a news conference March 6, 2014, in Peoria, Ill.

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  10. Hey, Gays: Leave Schock AloneBy James KirchickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Daily Beast

    ... foe: the bitchy gay community. Ever since he stepped onto the national scene as a 27-year-old Congressman from Peoria, Illinois, Schock has been trailed by rumors that he is gay. He seemed to check all the boxes: snappy dresser, obsessive concern ...

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  11. EXCHANGE: Train fair gives nod to Peoria's rail historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Lined neatly in tight rows, positioned precisely with fresh-colored paint jobs and fit orderly into square boxes, mounds of model locomotives were on display at the Peoria Train Fair . Collectors from central Illinois and beyond showcased their trains and accessories to an audience of more than 600.

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  12. LaHood to vie for Schock's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Northwest Herald

    Illinois state Sen. Darin LaHood, R-Dunlap, greets people May 12, 2014, during opening ceremonies for an intersection in Peoria. LaHood announced Wednesday on WMDD radio in Peoria his candidacy for U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock's soon-to-be-vacant congressional seat.

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  13. Republican congressman with 'Downton Abbey' office resignsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... use of taxpayer dollars, announced on Tuesday that he is resigning from Congress. The 33-year-old congressman from Peoria, Illinois had been a rising star in House Republican circles since he was elected in 2008. But he said in a statement that he ...

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  14. Ex-congressmana s son LaHood to vie for Schocka s seat in U.S. HouseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Chronicle

    PEORIA – The son of former White House cabinet member Ray LaHood emerged as the leading contender Wednesday to replace U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, as two other potential candidates abandoned thoughts of seeking the seat that is coming open after a spending scandal forced the Illinois congressman's abrupt resignation. State Sen. Darin LaHood, a Republican whose father held the central Illinois seat before Schock and then served as President Barack Obama's transportation secretary, announced that he would seek the seat Wednesday morning during an appearance on a radio show in Peoria, where his family has resided for decades.

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  15. That Time Aaron Schock Talked Ethics Rules on - Top Chef'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | ABC News

    U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock speaks to reporters before meetings with constituents after a week in which he faced twin scandals, Feb. 6, 2015, in Peoria Ill. Admitting he's "not an attorney," embattled Rep. Aaron Schock told a reporter this week he "certainly hopes" he didn't break federal law through a string of questionable spending that has been under intense scrutiny for the past month.

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  16. Morning BriefingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | National Catholic Reporter

    Peoria, Ill. -- Diocesan Museum opens new "Rectory" exhibit honoring priests . It is filled with the stories of more than a dozen legendary priests who have served here, as well as fascinating pieces of diocesan history at every turn.

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  17. Lawmaker under fire for lavish lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | CNN

    ... expertise when it comes to house ethics rules is now in question. When asked during an interview with Politico in Peoria, Illinois, on Tuesday, whether he thought he had broken any rules or federal laws, the 33-year-old said, "Well, I certainly hope ...

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  18. UNG names Tarnowski as VP for AdvancementRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... 2000 through December 2004. He earned his bachelor's degree in business administration from Bradley University, in Peoria, Illinois, in 1989 and his MBA at Bradley in 1991. Tarnowski fills the role vacated in December 2014, when Andrew Leavitt ...

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  19. the controversy surrounding the Illinois Republican's spending habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | CNN

    Illinois Republican Rep. Aaron Schock, who is facing more questions this week over his use of taxpayer money to pay for flights on private jets and entertainment expenses, has now written a check to the government after another trip came under scrutiny. The Chicago Sun-Times reported the congressman hired pilot Keith Siilats to fly him from Peoria to Chicago for a Bears-Vikings football game on Nov. 16, the fourth-term congressman wrote a check.

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  20. Aaron Schock avoids answering questions about spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    ... expertise when it comes to house ethics rules is now in question. When asked during an interview with Politico in Peoria, Illinois, on Tuesday, whether he thought he had broken any rules or federal laws, the 33-year-old said, "Well, I certainly hope ...

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