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Caterpillar reports strong third quarter

Caterpillar reports strong third quarter

It was one heckuva third quarter for Caterpillar I...

Molly Crusen Bishop: The West Bluff Water Tower Disaster

Molly Crusen Bishop: The West Bluff Water Tower Disaster

The West Bluff Water Tower Disaster

By Charles Need...

Molly Crusen Bishop: My grandpa witnessed history

Molly Crusen Bishop: My grandpa witnessed history

There were two guys named Charles living on Barker...

Morris named to head Riverfront Museum

Morris named to head Riverfront Museum

The Peoria Riverfront Museum decided to stay home ...

NASA: New habitable-zone planets discovered

NASA: New habitable-zone planets discovered

NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the&nb...

Illinois cities push their own legislative agenda

Illinois cities push their own legislative agenda

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1 MONTHS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

Annual Stuff-A-Bus campaign begins The 30 th Annual Stuff-A-Bus campaign, a food drive for the Peoria Friendship House, begins Friday at the Kroger store in Evergreen Square, 801 W. Lake Ave. in Peoria. T...
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Molly Crusen Bishop: The West Bluff Water Tower Disaster

Molly Crusen Bishop: The West Bluff Water Tower Disaster

5 MONTHS AGO  |  Molly Crusen Bishop

The West Bluff Water Tower Disaster By Charles Needham and Molly Crusen Bishop Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories from Molly Crusen Bishop that will be based on the essays abo...
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Social media becoming college admissions concern

Social media becoming college admissions concern

10 MONTHS AGO  |  PRNewswire

 In a recent survey conducted by The Social U , 79 percent of college admissions officers reported "quality of character" as an important component in the admissions process. As a result, 50 percen...
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'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' to rock Corn Stock

'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' to rock Corn Stock

10 MONTHS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

When you think about rock musicals, the ones that may come to mind include “Jesus Christ Superstar,” “Hair” and “Rent.” And these days, “Hamilton” usual...
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By the Numbers: Super Bowl LI

By the Numbers: Super Bowl LI

10 MONTHS AGO  |  PRNewswire

Super Bowl 51 will be played Feb. 5, 2017 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The first Super Bowl was played on Jan. 15, 1967, at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, with the Green Bay Packers beating the Kan...
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Bradley trustees elect Calvin Butler as chairman

Bradley trustees elect Calvin Butler as chairman

1 MONTHS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

Calvin Butler, a member of Bradley University’s Class of 1991, will be the new chairman of the board for the university. Butler, who is CEO of Baltimore Gas & Electric, was elected by Bradley...
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Most consider pet needs when buying or selling homes

Most consider pet needs when buying or selling homes

10 MONTHS AGO  |  The Peorian

When making decisions about buying, selling or renovating their homes, Americans, by and large, take their pets' needs into account, according to a new report from the National Association of Realtors...
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Rated PG: Getting back at it

Rated PG: Getting back at it

1 MONTHS AGO  |  Paul Gordon

Starting over can be a challenge, depending on the circumstances. But in my case, returning to work after nearly eight months on disability, it is a challenge I look forward to facing. Those of you who...
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