Peoria County Farm Bureau Foundation Awarded Five $1,000 Scholarships

Peoria, Illinois – April 15, 2014 – The Peoria County Farm Bureau Foundation has awarded five $1000 scholarships.  The recipients are Daniel Feucht of Princeville, Aaron Maher of Brimfield, Victoria Stoller of Princeville, Jacob Vandermyde of Dunlap, and Mikaela Wieland of Princeville. Daniel Feucht plans to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Agronomy. He has been …

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Clean Energy Forum Focuses on Ways to Build a Brighter Future for Central Illinois

State Senator Dave Koehler, State Representative Jehan Gordon and Energy Experts Discuss How to Bring Clean Energy Jobs and Solutions to Central Illinois WHAT: Labor and environmental leaders will join experts on clean energy, energy efficiency and economic development to discuss how clean energy projects can bring jobs and other economic benefits to central Illinois as …

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Junction City to Host Walk MS Peoria Sept. 7th – Shopping Center Parking Lot to Become Festival Site for Annual Multiple Sclerosis Society Event

Peoria, Ill., April 16, 2014 — Junction City will once again host Walk MS Peoria on Sunday, Sept. 7, turning their parking lots at 5901 N. Prospect Road into an energetic festival site for hundreds of event participants. Walk MS Peoria, one of several Illinois Walk MS events to raise money for the Greater Illinois Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, is …

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KIWANIS TO HOST FUNDRAISER FOR ALL-PLAY PLAYGROUND EAST PEORIA, IL, APRIL 15, 2014

The Kiwanis Club of East Peoria will host an Art Auction and Wine Pull to benefit the efforts of Fon du Lac Park District’s Helping Hands Foundation and Forever Friends Fundraising in construction of an all-play, all-inclusive playground. The event is scheduled for Thursday, May 8, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Quail Meadows …

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GRACE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH TO BROADCAST LIVE ON TV AND RADIO EASTER SUNDAY

PEORIA – Grace Presbyterian Church will broadcast its Easter morning worship service live on WEEK-TV, channel 25, and WBNH Radio, 88.5 FM, at 9 a.m. April 20, 2014. The broadcast will include musical performances by Rachel West Kramer and Jairo Arvizu, and a message from Senior Pastor Dr. Bryan Chapell. This will be the first …

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Sheriff McCoy to Help Secure Pledges

Peoria – Peoria County Sheriff Michael D. McCoy will be joining Hilltop Communications – Bradley public relations students who are partnering with the Sheriff’s Office to raise awareness of the cell phone law – at Northwoods Mall between 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. today outside Rogers & Hollands Jewelers, located on the upper level of the …

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League of Women Voters of Greater Peoria Annual Dinner on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 to Feature Innocence Project Speaker

John Hanlon, Executive Director and Legal Director of the Innocence Project at University of Illinois, Springfield will speak at the Greater Peoria League of Women Voter’s Annual Dinner Meeting April 29, 2014 at the Lariat Steakhouse, 2232 W. Glen, Peoria. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. for social time, with the dinner at 6:00 p.m. …

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