Peoria Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Missouri to execute man convicted in 1995 killingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

    ... to death in 1998, after he pleaded guilty to raping and strangling Melinda "Mindy" Griffin. Worthington, from Peoria, Illinois, confessed that he broke into Griffin's St. Charles County apartment. He said he choked her into unconsciousness and raped ...

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  2. Jury convicts Chicago man in deadly Peoria fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Daily Chronicle

    PEORIA – Jurors in Peoria have convicted a Chicago man of killing four people when he set an apartment fire in 2010.

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  3. East Peoria artist's shoe creations to be featured at IGNITE Peoria!...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    On Saturday the SMG-managed Peoria Civic Center will be taken over by creative individuals from throughout the area, sharing their passion with attendees.

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  4. Kendrick Foster and Sean Arowolaju Days Until Illinois Fighting Illini Season OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Writing Illini

    ... Sean Arowolaju. Foster joined the Fighting Illini last season as a three-star recruit out of Richwoods High School in Peoria, Illinois. He redshirted in 2013 for Illinois, but he totaled 6,401 rushing yards (5th in career rushing in Illinois state ...

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  5. Happy Birthday To New Canaan's Larry KenneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    ... born Aug. 5, 1947, in Pekin, Ill. In 1963, Kenney began his radio career at the age of 15 as a disc jockey at WIRL in Peoria, Ill. After WIRL, he worked at WOWO in Ft. Wayne, Ind.; WKYC (AM, now WTAM), in Cleveland (1970-1973);WHN in New York City; ...

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  6. What Can We Expect From Javier Baez?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... four at-bats. There are other times when he crushes mammoth home runs, such as the one he hit off the scoreboard at Peoria Stadium in a spring-training game against the Mariners . That was off a major-league pitcher, too, Randy Wolf (granted, Wolf ...

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  7. Streetscape project: Part of Peoria to be restored in week 12Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – Businesses on Peoria Avenue between Second and Third Streets might want to brace for an uptick in business during the 12th week of the Dixon downtown streetscape project.

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  8. Peoria wrestling legend follows his dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Arizona Republic

    ... He showered and slipped into bed, believing his physical and emotional desire to ever compete again was gone. Former Peoria High School star wrestler Sammy Chagolla, who came close to qualifying for the 1988 U.S. Olympic wrestling team, is training ...

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  9. EXCHANGE: Polish basketball players reunitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Sunherald.com

    ... message from a Polish man named Sebastian Zwolak. What was unusual was Zwolak was sending the message ... from Peoria. He's here with his wife, Daria Mieloszynska-Zwolak, who played basketball at Illinois Central College for Lorene Ramsey from ...

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  10. Victory Garden's EdibleFEASTRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... ef Daniel demonstrates how to make some wonderful side dishes with farm-to-table ingredients. Then, ride the river in Peoria, Illinois, to catch the sustainable Asian carp.

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  11. Jim Thome officially retires as a member of the Indians on night his statue is unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | The Plain Dealer

    Growing up in Peoria, Illinois, Jim Thome could only dream of getting his own statue.

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  12. Thome retires on one-day contract with TribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | Cleveland Indians

    ... at the Tribe's home park, Thome emerged from the Midwest farms like a gift from the baseball gods. A product of Peoria, Ill., Thome was the 331st player selected in the 1989 Draft, and his country-strong, power-hitting prowess allowed him to rise up ...

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  13. Access to part of Peoria to be restored in week 12 of streetscape projectRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – Businesses on Peoria Avenue between Second and Third Streets might want to brace for an uptick in business during the 12th week of the Dixon downtown streetscape project.

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  14. Hearing set on McClugage Bridge project for replacing or...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... and Plans Engineer, Eastbound McClugage Bridge Project, Illinois Department of Transportation, 401 N. Main St., Peoria, Ill. 61602. The meeting is accessible to individuals with special needs. Anyone needing special assistance should contact Tom ...

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  15. It's been the perfect career for Lincoln letter carrier Mark HumbertRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... one class system existed. Humbert noted, "We were eventually upset in the sweet sixteen at the Bradley Fieldhouse in Peoria." Later on Humbert said that both the 1970 and 1973 Railer teams were inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Hall of ...

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  16. Robert F. "Bob" HaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Breeze Courier

    ... Surviving is his wife, Mae; son, Alan (Christy) Hays of Assumption, IL; daughter, Barbara (Jeff) Piraino of East Peoria, IL; grandchildren: Kyle and Mark Piraino of East Peoria, IL, Christopher (Emily) Howse of Columbia, MO, and Rachel Hays of ...

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  17. Leidos wins Ameren Illinois contract to manage energy efficiencyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Utility Products

    ... y efficiency research analysts and marketing professionals are co-located with Ameren Illinois staff at the utility's Peoria, Ill., office.

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  18. Iowa & Illinois digestRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Hawk Eye

    Illinois River's man-made island complete PEORIA, Ill. - A man-made island in the Illinois River built to provide habitat for fish and a pl ...

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  19. Palanza's open second location in East Peoria Updated atRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... same menu items as the existing business in Sunnyland, but breakfast and an express lunch have been added at the East Peoria location. Breakfast items include all the traditional things like eggs, pancakes, omelettes and biscuits and gravy, but ...

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  20. Victory Garden's EdibleFEASTRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... ef Daniel demonstrates how to make some wonderful side dishes with farm-to-table ingredients. Then, ride the river in Peoria, Illinois, to catch the sustainable Asian carp.

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