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  1. Staples and Office Depot under increased pressure to mergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Globe and Mail

    A shopping cart sits outside an Office Depot Inc. store in Peoria, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. Starboard Value, the activist investor with stakes in both Staples Inc. Office Depot is ratcheting up pressure on the office-supply rivals to merge.

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  2. Business owner transforms residence into barbershop Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... two doors down and saw Camila's Barber Shop sign and found her open and ready for business. Camila VanOppen of East Peoria decided after 32 years in business as a barber, she wanted a business of her own. "This has been completely gutted out and ...

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  3. Eagles grounded by sharp shooting KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... was a blistering four-of-five overall from the field in the opening 20 minutes, and sophomore guard Bobo Drummond (Peoria, Illinois) combined to hit four of USI's six three-point bombs with two each. Davis also joined with senior guard Gavin ...

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  4. Could this be Kroger's next acquisition?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    The Kroger Co. logo is seen on a shopping bag at a supermarket in Peoria, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, June 12, 2012.

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  5. Anna SoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Ocell. Anna is survived by a son, Lance (Marlene) Sogan of Las Vegas, NV, a daughter, Patricia (Howard) Ludewig of Peoria, IL, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Friends will be received Wednesday January 21, 2015, from 9 a.m. until ...

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  6. Employers strive to control health costs in anticipation of 2018 excise taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Business Insurance

    ... copays on certain prescription drug tiers with coinsurance due to rapidly growing costs. A spokeswoman for the Peoria, Illinois-based company declined comment, but in an overview of health benefit changes, Caterpillar said "copays have not increased ...

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  7. Peoria Airport Sets Passenger Record for 3rd YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    ... Gene Olson says the turnout is linked to new direct flights to Orlando and Fort Myers, Florida. Olson told the (Peoria) Journal Star (http://bit.ly/1C89L2x ) that the number of business travelers also went up. That's a trend he expects to continue ...

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  8. WSU women win seventh straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Wichita State women's basketball team won its seventh straight game, beating Bradley 61-45 on Friday night in Peoria, Ill. The Shockers won despite a poor shooting night - WSU made 36 percent of its shots for the game but never trailed.

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  9. Water company to offer grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Daily Gazette

    ... y March 13, and emailed to Karen Cotton at karen.cotton@amwater.com or Illinois American Water, 7500 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, IL 61615. E-mail is preferred.

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  10. Ex-Pekin youth pastor faces more child sex assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A former youth pastor charged in Peoria with child pornography and sexually abusing a child now faces more charges in Pekin involving the same preteen girl. Twenty-seven-year-old Nicholas Lawrence pleaded not guilty Thursday in Tazewell County court to four felony charges of child sexual assault.

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. UNI uses 32-2 run to blow by DrakeRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... r assists. Senior Marvin Singleton produced nine points, seven rebounds, four assists and a block. UNI will travel to Peoria, Ill., to take on the Bradley Braves on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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  19. A First Look At Cubs 2015 Spring-Training TicketsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... have a look at them. ( Click here for a larger version of the image above. ) I spent my morning at Talking Stick and Peoria Stadium buying tickets for the four Cubs away games at those parks (two at each park). When I arrived at Talking Stick, about ...

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  20. Millikin and Caterpillar Inc. host Peoria-area alumni and friendsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Media Newswire

    More than 100 alumni and friends joined representatives of Millikin University and Caterpillar Inc. at an event held Nov. 18, 2014, at the Caterpillar Visitors Center in Peoria, Ill. The featured speaker, Doug Oberhelman, a 1975 Millikin graduate, is Chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc., and the event was sponsored by Millikin alumnus LeRoy Hagenbuch, class of 1965.

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