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East Peoria Times Courier
How to Watch the Grammy Awards Online for FreeDon't worry, music fans. This year's Grammy Awards will be available to stream
How to Watch the Grammy Awards Online for Free
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 11 hours ago
Don't worry, music fans. This year's Grammy Awards will be available to stream on more devices than ever.The broadcast, which will air on CBS Monday at 8/7c, will also be available to live-stream on CBS All Access, CBS.com, on iOS, Android, Windows... Read more
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Chillicothe Times Bulletin
Wethersfield 7th-grade boys win IESA state basketball championship Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 10:10 PM It was gold, silver and bronze for three Jo
Wethersfield 7th-grade boys win IESA state basketball championship
Chillicothe Times Bulletin / Posted 18 hours ago
Posted Feb. 11, 2016 at 10:10 PM It was gold, silver and bronze for three Journal Star-area grade school boys basketball teams on Thursday night.Wethersfield won the Illinois... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
The Amazing Race's Phil Keoghan Defends Social Media Theme: "We're Embracing the Zeitgeist" "It's a massive social experiment."That's how
The Amazing Race's Phil Keoghan Defends Social Media Theme:
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted yesterday
"We're Embracing the Zeitgeist" "It's a massive social experiment."That's how Phil Keoghan describes the new season of The Amazing Race (premieres Friday at 8/7c, CBS) -- and the pun is... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Every Death on The Walking Dead That MattersPeople die during a zombie apocalypse. That's something The Walking Dead knows
Every Death on The Walking Dead That Matters
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted yesterday
People die during a zombie apocalypse. That's something The Walking Dead knows all too well.Before the show returns for the second half of Season 6 -- which ... People die during a zombie apocalypse. That's something The Walking Dead knows all too... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Everything You Need to Know About The Walking Dead Are you one of those rare people who aren't watching The Walking Dead? Well,
Everything You Need to Know About The Walking Dead
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted yesterday
Are you one of those rare people who aren't watching The Walking Dead? Well, it's time to escape from the rock you've been living under.We get that the idea of binge-ing... Page 2 of 10 -... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
East Peoria's plan to allow code officer to carry a gun seen as unique, legal Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 8:30 PM EAST PEORIA — If a state board accepts a new
East Peoria's plan to allow code officer to carry a gun seen as unique, legal
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 8:30 PM EAST PEORIA — If a state board accepts a new East Peoria ordinance granting police authorities to a city employee — and there is apparently... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Grey's Anatomy's Caterina Scorsone: Amelia Is "Really Struggling" After Her Relapse All eyes - and hands - are on Meredith
Grey's Anatomy's Caterina Scorsone: Amelia Is
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 2 days ago
"Really Struggling" After Her Relapse All eyes - and hands - are on Meredith (Ellen Pompeo) after she gets attacked by a patient on Thursday's midseason premiere of Grey's Anatomy, but she isn't the only... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
How To Stream The Walking Dead Season 6We don't live in a post-apocalyptic society where money no longer exists and th
How To Stream The Walking Dead Season 6
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 2 days ago
We don't live in a post-apocalyptic society where money no longer exists and the only thing stopping you from taking whatever you want is how much you can carry. Watching free, illegal streams of TV shows is stealing. Fortunately, unlike on ... We... Read more
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Kenosha News
No where to go but up for Parkside softball teamdboehler@kenoshanews.com One of the changes UW-Parkside’s second-year softball
No where to go but up for Parkside softball team
Kenosha News / Posted 2 days ago
dboehler@kenoshanews.com One of the changes UW-Parkside’s second-year softball coach Scott Wachholz made this season was putting those three letters on the back of the Rangers’ practice attire. “When we first got the shirts, everyone was like,... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
The People v. O.J. Simpson Episode 2: The Juice is Loose Episode 2 of FX's The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story felt surre
The People v. O.J. Simpson Episode 2: The Juice is Loose
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Episode 2 of FX's The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story felt surreal in more ways than one. First, it took us back to a glorious time wh... Episode 2 of FX's The People v. O.J.... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino cuts 40 jobs, blames video gaming for drop in revenues EAST PEORIA — Par-A-Dice Casino announced “across-the-board” layoffs of 40 em
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino cuts 40 jobs, blames video gaming for drop in revenues
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 3 days ago
EAST PEORIA — Par-A-Dice Casino announced “across-the-board” layoffs of 40 employees Tuesday, blaming the cuts on the expansion of video gaming in the area.“The... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino to lay off 40 employeesEAST PEORIA, Ill. -- East Peoria's Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino has announced "a
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino to lay off 40 employees
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 3 days ago
EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- East Peoria's Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino has announced "across-the-board" job cuts. A spokesperson for Boyd Gambling, the company that owns Par-A-Dice, confirms about 40 employees were notified Tuesday that their jobs will be... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino lays off 40 employees, blames video gaming for drop in revenues Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 3:42 PM EAST PEORIA — The Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino
Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino lays off 40 employees, blames video gaming for drop in revenues
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 3:42 PM EAST PEORIA — The Par-A-Dice Riverboat Casino announced “across- the- board” layoffs of 40 employeesTuesday, blaming the... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Recovery Road: Maddie Finally Comes Face to Face with the Dark Side of Addiction Getting sober has been anything but a walk in the park for Maddie (Jessica Su
Recovery Road: Maddie Finally Comes Face to Face with the Dark Side of Addiction
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Getting sober has been anything but a walk in the park for Maddie (Jessica Sula) on Recovery Road, but in the Freeform drama's first two episodes she's mostly had to do... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
The 7 Most Awkward Moments of The Bachelor Episode 6 This week's episode of The Bachelor was short on individual awkward moments a
The 7 Most Awkward Moments of The Bachelor Episode 6
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 4 days ago
This week's episode of The Bachelor was short on individual awkward moments and long on sustained brutally uncomfortable situations. From the drama with Leah, to the disastrous gr... This week's... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Caterpillar campus in East Peoria sees layoffsEAST PEORIA, Ill. -- For some Caterpillar workers on the East Peoria campus Mon
Caterpillar campus in East Peoria sees layoffs
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 4 days ago
EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- For some Caterpillar workers on the East Peoria campus Monday may have been their last day on the job. In total 120 workers are being laid off because of continued, lower demand for mining products. It's unknown how many... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Did Super Bowl 50 Break Ratings Records?The Denver Broncos may have won Super Bowl 50, but they couldn't top their prev
Did Super Bowl 50 Break Ratings Records?
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 4 days ago
The Denver Broncos may have won Super Bowl 50, but they couldn't top their previous Super Bowl ratings.An average of nearly 112 million people viewed Sunday night's Super Bowl broadcast, according to Nielsen Live + Same Day ratings, CBS Sports... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Pekin grad who burglarized high school barred from all schools Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:57 PM If Alexis Grubb goes to school — any school i
Pekin grad who burglarized high school barred from all schools
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:57 PM If Alexis Grubb goes to school — any school in the state — over the next three years, she stands a good chance of going to prison.That’s one condition of... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
School burglar barred from schoolsPekin grad who burglarized high school barred from all schools Posted Feb. 8,
School burglar barred from schools
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
Pekin grad who burglarized high school barred from all schools Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:57 PM If Alexis Grubb goes to school — any school in the state — over the next three years, she stands a good chance of going to prison.That’s one condition of... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
iZombie's Rahul Kohli Explains Why We Won't Learn More About Ravi Anytime Soon This season oniZombie, every character has found themselves in deep trouble -
iZombie's Rahul Kohli Explains Why We Won't Learn More About Ravi Anytime Soon
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 4 days ago
This season oniZombie, every character has found themselves in deep trouble - that is, everyone except Ravi Chakrabarti (Rahul Kohli). The charming forensic pathologist... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
BBQ Throwdown outgrows Morton location, eyes Peoria riverfront MORTON — It took only five years for the Morton BBQ Throwdown to become the s
BBQ Throwdown outgrows Morton location, eyes Peoria riverfront
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 4 days ago
MORTON — It took only five years for the Morton BBQ Throwdown to become the second-largest annual tourism event held downtown, behind only the Morton Pumpkin Festival.But the Kansas City... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Understanding the threat of radon in central Illinois PEORIA — Although no one can see, smell or taste radon, Abigail Carroll, meas
Understanding the threat of radon in central Illinois
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 4 days ago
PEORIA — Although no one can see, smell or taste radon, Abigail Carroll, measurement technician for Peoria Radon Testing Inc., understands how the gas affects those exposed to it.Her advice for... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Top-ranked Washington pins down Class 2A regional wrestling crown Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 7:15 PM EAST PEORIA — Thirteen was a lucky number Sat
Top-ranked Washington pins down Class 2A regional wrestling crown
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 7:15 PM EAST PEORIA — Thirteen was a lucky number Saturday for Washington at the Class 2A East Peoria individual wrestling regional.The Panthers put 12 in... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Heart of Illinois United Way's $11.6 million campaign a new high PEORIA — The Heart of Illinois United Way raised more than $11.6 million in 2
Heart of Illinois United Way's $11.6 million campaign a new high
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 6 days ago
PEORIA — The Heart of Illinois United Way raised more than $11.6 million in 2015, a 2 percent increase from last year’s record total.The Heart of Illinois program deals with 44 partner... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Comcast centralizes services in East PeoriaComcast customers on the east side of the river will no longer have to drive to
Comcast centralizes services in East Peoria
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
Comcast customers on the east side of the river will no longer have to drive to Peoria to pay a bill or to order services.Comcast opened a new Xfinity Store on Dec. 21 at 426 W. Washington St. in the Levee District.Jack Segal, regional vice president... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
East Peoria bridal trunk show benefits South Side Mission Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 5:50 PM EAST PEORIA — A bridal trunk show, “I Promise
East Peoria bridal trunk show benefits South Side Mission
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 5:50 PM EAST PEORIA — A bridal trunk show, “I Promise,” will be from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Folepi Festival Building, 2200... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
NFL Players Doing Their Daughters' Hair Is SO CUTE OMG Pantene has a Super Bowl tie-in campaign where they have NFL players style th
NFL Players Doing Their Daughters' Hair Is SO CUTE OMG
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Pantene has a Super Bowl tie-in campaign where they have NFL players style their daughters' hair. Pantene knows that tough guys being gentle with their little kids is irresistible cute-bait. I... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
People wait in line for Chick-Fil-A openingEAST PEORIA - The sight of tents in a parking lot and people sitting in lawn ch
People wait in line for Chick-Fil-A opening
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 7 days ago
EAST PEORIA - The sight of tents in a parking lot and people sitting in lawn chairs in frigid temperatures gave several passersby pause. A couple of motorists stopped, rolled down their windows and asked what was going on. Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Class brings World War I to lifePekin Daily Times Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:01 amUpdated at 11:40 PM In Tim Wh
Class brings World War I to life
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Pekin Daily Times Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:01 amUpdated at 11:40 PM In Tim Wheat’s classroom, fighting is part of the lesson plan.That is to say, the battles have already been fought — now, Wheat’s eighth-grade social science class plans those... Read more
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NBC News
NBC AffiliatesWVTM P.O. Box 10502 Birmingham, AL 35209 http://www.nbc13.com WAFF P.O. Box 21
NBC Affiliates
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
WVTM P.O. Box 10502 Birmingham, AL 35209 http://www.nbc13.com WAFF P.O. Box 2116 Huntsville, AL 35801 http://www.waff.com WPMI 6610 Azalea Rd. Mobile, AL 36609 http://www.local15tv.com WSFA 12 E. Delano Ave. Montgomery, AL 36105... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
People wait in line for Chick-Fil-A openingEAST PEORIA - The sight of tents in a parking lot and people sitting in lawn ch
People wait in line for Chick-Fil-A opening
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
EAST PEORIA - The sight of tents in a parking lot and people sitting in lawn chairs in frigid temperatures gave several passersby pause. A couple of motorists stopped, rolled down their windows and asked what was going on. Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Salvador W. GarciaBorn Dec. 6, 1925, in Dixon, he was a son of Joseph and Barbara (Steanz) Garcia
Salvador W. Garcia
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
Born Dec. 6, 1925, in Dixon, he was a son of Joseph and Barbara (Steanz) Garcia. He was united in marriage to Delores M. Seidel on March 25, 1948, in Sterling. She preceded him in death on Jan. 12, 2005. Mr. Garcia was a veteran of the Army, private... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Caterpillar to close Building HH in East Peoria and lay off 670 workers overall PEORIA — A day after another dismal earnings report, Caterpillar Inc. announc
Caterpillar to close Building HH in East Peoria and lay off 670 workers overall
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 days ago
PEORIA — A day after another dismal earnings report, Caterpillar Inc. announced the reduction of 670 jobs — 350 of them affecting employees at the company’s East Peoria... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
High school opens new STEM lab for studentsEAST PEORIA — East Peoria Community High School students now have an advantage
High school opens new STEM lab for students
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 8 days ago
EAST PEORIA — East Peoria Community High School students now have an advantage and opportunity to acquire a skilled job right out of high school.About 70 parents and students gathered in the commons area at EPCHS Jan. 27 to hear about a new STEM... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Chick-fil-A fans line up to welcome Levee District's newest restaurantEAST PEORIA, Ill. -- Dozens of chicken lovers braved the cold winter air in Eas
Chick-fil-A fans line up to welcome Levee District's newest restaurant
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 8 days ago
EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- Dozens of chicken lovers braved the cold winter air in East Peoria's Levee District overnight for a chance to win some free food. Chick-fil-A opened its new East Peoria restaurant at 6 a.m. Thursday. The first 100 people... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016Mary J. Depasquale, 95, Sterling; 11:25 a.m. Saturday; Locust and 23rd Street;
Police reports for Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 days ago
Mary J. Depasquale, 95, Sterling; 11:25 a.m. Saturday; Locust and 23rd Street; Failure to yield–Private drive; given notice to appear in court. Daniel K. Manning, 39, Franklin Grove; 11:41 a.m. Saturday; Whiteside County warrant for failure to... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Suits Boss on Who Sold Mike Out: It Was the "Perfect Choice" [WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Wednes
Suits Boss on Who Sold Mike Out: It Was the
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 8 days ago
"Perfect Choice" [WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Wednesday's episode of Suits. Read at your own risk.]Suits finally revealed who turned Mike (... [WARNING: The following story... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Limestone wins sixth straight with comeback against East Peoria Raiders BARTONVILLE — Limestone’s surge in the fourth quarter was its final one in a
Limestone wins sixth straight with comeback against East Peoria Raiders
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 9 days ago
BARTONVILLE — Limestone’s surge in the fourth quarter was its final one in a 77-65 victory over visiting East Peoria in Mid-Illini Conference boys basketball on Friday.Limestone... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
East Peoria Kroger announces store expansionEAST PEORIA, Ill. – It was a tough week for the city of East Peoria as Caterpil
East Peoria Kroger announces store expansion
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 9 days ago
EAST PEORIA, Ill. – It was a tough week for the city of East Peoria as Caterpillar announced the upcoming closure of Building H-H, yet the city’s Levee District continues to welcome new tenants. Now, a local grocery store is prepping for... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
East Peoria officials uncover 1976 time capsuleEAST PEORIA — Austin Brown did not have a typical day at work Jan. 14.Rather th
East Peoria officials uncover 1976 time capsule
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 9 days ago
EAST PEORIA — Austin Brown did not have a typical day at work Jan. 14.Rather than maintaining city property, he was searching for a mysterious time capsule.Robert Cole, director of building and inspections for the city of East Peoria, said there were... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
The Jinx's Robert Durst Pleads Guilty To Illegal Gun Possession Robert Durst, the wealthy New York City real estate heir and murder suspect w
The Jinx's Robert Durst Pleads Guilty To Illegal Gun Possession
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Robert Durst, the wealthy New York City real estate heir and murder suspect who was the subject of last year's HBO documentary miniseries The Jinx,... Robert Durst, the wealthy New... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
East Peoria brings codes in line with new enterprise zone EAST PEORIA — A new enterprise zone that connects communities in Tazewell and
East Peoria brings codes in line with new enterprise zone
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 9 days ago
EAST PEORIA — A new enterprise zone that connects communities in Tazewell and Woodford counties where it encourages business growth with sales and property tax abatements took effect at the... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Ted Cruz scores huge win over Donald Trump in Iowa MANCHESTER, N.H. � A victorious Ted Cruz and buoyant Marco Rubio emerged from
Ted Cruz scores huge win over Donald Trump in Iowa
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 10 days ago
MANCHESTER, N.H. � A victorious Ted Cruz and buoyant Marco Rubio emerged from Iowa with compelling claims to the outsider and mainstream mantles in the fractured Republican primary, as the... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Four Corners: East Peoria History: Hollands Grove Cemetery Hollands Grove Cemetery is a small private cemetery located in section 19 of
Four Corners: East Peoria History: Hollands Grove Cemetery
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 10 days ago
Hollands Grove Cemetery is a small private cemetery located in section 19 of Washington Township, on the south side of Centennial Drive east of Quail Meadows Golf Course. Hollands Grove... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
East Peoria's Levee District continues to growEAST PEORIA, Ill. -- East Peoria's Levee District gets a new restaurant and a w
East Peoria's Levee District continues to grow
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 10 days ago
EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- East Peoria's Levee District gets a new restaurant and a weight loss service. But city leaders want something else, more living space. The Levee District in East Peoria has become the go-to shopping center for some residents,... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
East Peoria brings codes in line with new enterprise zone Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 8:52 PM EAST PEORIA — A new enterprise zone that conn
East Peoria brings codes in line with new enterprise zone
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 8:52 PM EAST PEORIA — A new enterprise zone that connects communities in Tazewell and Woodford counties where it encourages business growth with sales and property tax... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
Arrow's Katrina Law Dishes on Nyssa's Plot Against Malcolm, Possible Future with Sara Wednesday's episode of Arrow is going to be jam-packed with action. Not only
Arrow's Katrina Law Dishes on Nyssa's Plot Against Malcolm, Possible Future with Sara
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday's episode of Arrow is going to be jam-packed with action. Not only will Team Arrow face off against The Calculator - who may potentially be Felicity's... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Morton grants permits for apartments over two businesses Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 10:29 PM MORTON — A business owner who wants to build
Morton grants permits for apartments over two businesses
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 10:29 PM MORTON — A business owner who wants to build an apartment above two separate retail properties was given that opportunity Monday by the Village Board.Trustees... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
American Girl Dolls Get Their Own Amazon SeriesBarbie recently got a makeover; now another of Mattel's franchises is getting t
American Girl Dolls Get Their Own Amazon Series
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Barbie recently got a makeover; now another of Mattel's franchises is getting television specials. Amazon announced Monday that it inked a deal with the toy company to make four live-action American Girl specials for Amazon Prime.Two of the specials... Read more
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East Peoria Times Courier
The Flash: A Quick Guide to the DC Universe Speedsters Upon learning that The Flash was adding yet another speedster this season, on
The Flash: A Quick Guide to the DC Universe Speedsters
East Peoria Times Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Upon learning that The Flash was adding yet another speedster this season, one might think, "Just how many people with super-speed are there in the DC Universe?" The answer: a whole heck of a... Read more
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