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  1. Lake in the Hills triathlon on againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Daily Herald

    ... little local event and it's also early in the triathlon season," said Firsching, a graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, and Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. "What's unique about this one is there is so much effort going into the ...


  2. Astrodome legacy endures through memorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Chron

    ... of the Astrodome printed on it. I'm sure there's an Astrodome spoon sitting in the back of someone's junk drawer in Peoria, Ill. The ubiquity of such memorabilia is part of the A.D. period of Houston history: After Dome. In the B.D. period, Houston ...


  3. Indie Producer Christopher Eberts Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Money-LaunderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Hollywood Reporter

    The federal charges stemmed from $615,000 Eberts took from a former Illinois fireman to produce a movie that was never made. Christopher Eberts , a former Hollywood studio executive and independent producer, has pleaded guilty to fraud and money-laundering charges brought by the U.S. attorney in Peoria, Illinois, according to a legal filing entered before the U.S. District Court on March 26. Eberts, 49, had been indicted in 2013 by a grand jury in Illinois on 10 courts of wire fraud and three counts of money-laundering.


  4. Kansas Wesleyan drops nursing accreditation, seeks anotherRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Washington Times

    ... a week after the program relinquished its accreditation. Pamela Ferguson, dean of nursing at Methodist College, Peoria, Illinois says "Our admission is on a case-by-case basis," she said. "In our opinion, looking at accreditation is similar to just ...


  5. Film producer Christopher Eberts pleads guilty in fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Los Angeles Times

    Christopher Eberts, the independent producer behind films such as "Lucky Number Slevin" and "Lord of War," has pleaded guilty in a fraud and money laundering case related to a movie he claimed to be making. Eberts, 49, was indicted in June 2013 by the U.S. attorney's office in Peoria, Ill., on seven counts of wire fraud and three counts of money laundering.


  6. Eat, Drink and Be Literary: BAM presents Dinaw MengestuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    The Brooklyn Academy of Music hosted the latest installment of this year's Eat, Drink & Be Literary program Wednesday evening, shining its spotlight on . Born in Ethiopia, Mengestu's family immigrated to the United States when he was two, settling in Peoria, Ill.


  7. Obituary: Marcia Bowles, 65, of Fawn Lake, Spotsylvania Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Marcia Joan Bowles, 65, of Fawn Lake, Spotsylvania, Virginia, formerly of Metamora, died at Spotsylvania Regional Hospital, Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Born on July 12, 1949, in Peoria to Melvin William and Joan Rohman, she married Donald Joseph Bowles on Feb. 15, 1969, in Metamora.


  8. Wardle on leaving Green Bay, hope for his replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    Former Green Bay men's basketball coach Brian Wardle is getting ready for his first season in a decade not with the Phoenix. After recently accepting the head coaching job at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, Wardle says it was a combination of timing and opportunity that led him to leave Green Bay.


  9. VIDEO: Wearing a hijab for LentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | BBC News

    Jessey Eagan is a Christian and a mother of two, who works as a children's director at Imago Dei Church in Peoria, Illinois. This year during Lent, she decided to wear a hijab.


  10. Report: Max Bielfeldt interested in Bradley for final seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 |

    ... to Michigan, but at the same time, admitted he would explore all his options. According to a report from the Peoria Journal Star, Bielfeldt has had a conversation with Bradley coach Brian Wardle about the possibility of playing his final year close ...


  11. Ross & Baruzzini Grows Illinois Office with Addition of Paul BraundmeierRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 |

    ... Scott Air Force Base and Illinois American Water Company as well as commissioning services for OSF Healthcare in Peoria, Ill. "Paul will help us grow our business in Illinois as well as support our St. Louis operation," remarked Bill Overturf, ...


  12. Meet Your NeighborRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Henderson County Quill

    Ashlyn, born in Peoria, lived in Pekin for six years, Jacksonville for six years, and this will be her sixth year in Carthage. She is the daughter of Angie Henderson of Carthage and Don Henderson of Pekin.


  13. The Chicago Bears have re-signed cornerback Sherrick McManisRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Windy City Gridiron

    ... last three seasons, was originally a draft pick of the Houston Texans in 2010. He has a local connection being from Peoria, Illinois, where he was the state champion in the long jump at Richwoods High School. He also played college football in state ...


  14. Baseball Host East Tennessee State at Billiken Sports CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Saint Louis Billikens

    ... team's official Twitter account, @SLUBaseball. LAST WEEK Earlier this week the Billikens defeated Bradley 4-1 in Peoria, Ill. Matt Eckelman got the win in his first appearance of the season. Saint Louis went 2-2 in four games last week. The ...


  15. Mendota Community Hospital Now OSF Saint Paul Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | PRWeb

    ... a Blessing and Dedication Ceremony officiated by Msgr. Paul E. Showalter, vicar general of the Catholic Diocese of Peoria. The Blessing and Dedication culminated a nearly year-long transition process for the former Mendota Community Hospital, now ...


  16. Jim Thome to be inducted into Peoria hall of fameRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WAND-TV Decatur

    It's not quite the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, but Jim Thome says his induction into a central Illinois equivalent is still highly meaningful for him and his family. The Journal Star reports the Peoria-born, former Chicago White Sox star will be inducted into the Greater Peoria Sports Hall of Fame on April 11. His father, grandfather, uncle and aunt were standout athletes and are already in the hall.


  17. 56th Annual Corn Dry Milling Conference ... May 13-14 ... Peoria, ILRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Milling Journal

    Jointly sponsored by USDA's National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research in Peoria, IL and NAMA, the conference has become a unique event offering different sectors of the food system a forum for examining and sharing views on current research issues as well as general topics of interest to the corn dry milling industry. Corn millers, corn seed producers, corn product manufacturers, and agricultural engineers dealing in the production, handling, storage and processing of corn products for food are encouraged to attend.


  18. Band Advice By PSYCHOSTICK! Flowchart On How To Tour! Check It Out And Learn Something NewRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Mi2n

    ... (dates listed below). Revenge of the Vengeance CD Release Tour Part 2 w/ Downtown Brown and Urizen April: 4-10-15 Peoria, IL @ Limelight 4-11-15 Racine, WI @ Route 20 4-12-15 Des Moines, IA @ Val Air Ballroom 4-14-15 Lincoln, NE @ Vega 4-16-15 ...


  19. Says Goodbye to Chief Meteorologist Chris YatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | KGWN

    Tonight, KGWN said goodbye to our Chief Meteorologist Chris Yates. Chris is headed to Peoria, Illinois where he'll continue to manage a Meteorology department and bring the people of Peoria their weather.


  20. OSHA proposes steep fine for Illinois scrap firmRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Recycling Today

    The Occupational Safety & Health Administration has proposed a penalty of $366,400 to Behr Iron & Steel, headquartered in Rockford, Illinois, for five violations it terms as willful and nine termed as serious at the company's facilities in Rockford and Peoria, Illinois The fines were assessed following a September 2014 inspection by OSHA. OSHA initiated inspections at three of Behr Iron & Steel's facilities after similar findings were made during an investigation into the death of a worker at the company's recycling facility in South Beloit, Illinois, in March 2014.


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