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UnityPoint agrees to acquire Pekin Hospital, ProHealth Medical Group

UnityPoint agrees to acquire Pekin Hospital, ProHealth Medical Group

UnityPoint Health–Peoria plans to acquire Pe...

State universities’ financial woes  burden students, taxpayers

State universities’ financial woes burden students, taxpayers

 
By Vimbai Chikomoa
for ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK

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Governor signs caretaker leave bill into law

Governor signs caretaker leave bill into law

Employees in Illinois now can take up to six month...

Bradley report shows stability in area economy

Bradley report shows stability in area economy

The Peoria area economy showed stability in the se...

Cat makes more restructuring moves; no local jobs affected

Cat makes more restructuring moves; no local jobs affected

Caterpillar Inc. announced Thursday it will discon...

Millennials more likely to forfeit vacation time

Millennials more likely to forfeit vacation time

Millennial workers are the most likely generation ...

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Boy Scouts, U.S. Chamber teaming to enhance career development

Boy Scouts, U.S. Chamber teaming to enhance career development

3 DAYS AGO  |  PRNewswire

With studies showing that youth participation in mentorship programs before college helps better position them for jobs, the Boy Scouts of America is teaming with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to bring m...
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History

Molly Crusen Bishop: East Bluff folks work to help others

Molly Crusen Bishop: East Bluff folks work to help others

2 DAYS AGO  |  Molly Crusen Bishop

There are many people in Peoria who never travel through the older neighborhoods and could literally live here for decades and never see what large sections of Peoria have going on. We hear things on t...
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Nielsen will measure social media activity

Nielsen will measure social media activity

16 DAYS AGO  |  PRNewswire

Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) recently announced the launch of Social Content Ratings, the most comprehensive measure of program-related social media activity across both Facebook and Twitter. This marks the fi...
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Entertainment

'Memphis' will rock as Corn Stock season finale

'Memphis' will rock as Corn Stock season finale

5 DAYS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

Music transcended race in the 1950s, a time when people enjoyed what they heard on the radio without caring about who was playing, said Bryan Blanks. He hopes that message gets through in the musical ...
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Sports

Shaun Livingston event to benefit Concordia

Shaun Livingston event to benefit Concordia

1 MONTHS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

Shaun Livingston gives much credit to being who he is and where he is today to Concordia Lutheran School, where he attended during his grade school years. The NBA star and member of the 2015 NBA champi...
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Education

State universities’ financial woes  burden students, taxpayers

State universities’ financial woes burden students, taxpayers

6 DAYS AGO  | 

  By Vimbai Chikomoa for ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK (First of four parts) As college students across Illinois’ nine public universities make their way to their respective campuses in the days ahead,...
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Lifestyle

Study shows neighborhood environment can lead to weight issues in teens, young adults

Study shows neighborhood environment can lead to weight issues in teens, young adults

3 DAYS AGO  |  PRNewswire

A new Kaiser Permanente study found an increased risk for becoming overweight or obese among normal-weight 18-year-olds who lived in neighborhoods with lower education or income levels. The study, publ...
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