The Big Read kicks off this month, and the library is encouraging the community pick and read “A Lesson Before Dying.”
A start-up boot camp allowed innovators to collaborate with medical business experts.
It’s all part of Rehab Patient Appreciation Day.
Almost all flights in and out of Peoria were either delayed or canceled today due to the intentional fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center.
Sophia’s Kitchen in Peoria serves hundreds of people every day, which also means hundreds of dishes.
It’s a story we first told you earlier this week. A Limestone Community High School student’s bus stop was moved from Route 24 to her neighborhood.
The Illinois State Police cracked down today on Interstate-74, especially on speed and Scott’s Law violators.
The county is looking at multiple ways to cut costs.
Community leaders listened to top manufacturing stakeholders discuss the future of the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute.
The state granted $2.5 million to the Peoria Park District to renovate and reconstruct the Lakeview Recreation Center, also known as the former YWCA.
WASHINGTON – A local bicycle shop can now brag it’s one of the best in the nation.
Peoria Park District budget battle continues.
PEORIA - Hundreds of people packed the Peoria International Airport Tuesday night.
The Wisconsin Avenue Corridor will soon see some major improvements.
Four local colleges got together today with the help of the Center for Prevention of Abuse to talk about revamping their sexual assault procedures and policies.
It's been more than four months since a deadly fire sparked at the former Farmington High School building. However, investigators are still on the hunt for answers.
A group of Central Illinois veterans is being honored with one more special mission.
The Peoria Board of Election Commissioners tested the ballot and voting systems today to make sure all is ready for this November’s election.
The bus used to pick Cherrie Pudney right in front of her home, but now it picks her up on the busy Route 24 in Bartonville.
A house fire is under investigation this weekend. The Peoria home suffered tens of thousands of dollars in damage.
Some local students learn to fish as part of the Snag and Brag Fishing Series
Peoria native Nick Knapp almost died 20 years ago to this day, and now he makes sure to visit those who saved him.
The group takes action against the Galesburg school district to get six days back on the school calendar.
Efforts are being made to make the sweet treat Illinois’ state pie.
Are your children’s car seat properly installed?
Chief Jerry Mitchell has been filling in for months, but today he can officially call himself ‘chief.’
Leanne Bonifas will be dearly missed by students, athletes and staff
The city of East Peoria is working to become more “green” and city officials want the resident’s help to achieve that goal.
The search is over, and they didn't have to look far. Peoria has a new police chief: Jerry Mitchell.
Peoria County authorities are searching for answers in Randall McCabe’s death.
A new study finds human services organizations in the greater Peoria region have a significant economic impact on the community.
Community members joined in on discussions about medical marijuana Tuesday night.
South Side Mission is officially welcoming area youth to its brand new teen center.
Another NFL controversy is sparking a nationwide discussion on punishing you kids.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner’s running mate talks Gov. Pat Quinn’s improper hiring of IDOT employees.
Police are looking for a man accused of stealing from vending machines inside a downtown Peoria building.
University Street has seen a fair share of lane closures due to water main breaks, and this past weekend was no different.
The Lexington school district was facing a budget deficit resulting in a possible tax increase for the town. Instead, residents rallied around their small town school.
The organization was out fundraising for its annual McDonald’s Change Drive.
Rock Island running back Prince Gbeddeh is still at OSF St. Francis Medical Center here in Peoria, and Manual plans to raise money at tonight’s game against Peoria High School.
Ten local schools raise money for military veterans to take a trip to Washington D.C. to visit memorials.
The law dramatically strengthened the country’s criminal justice response to violence against women.
Glen Oak Christian Church volunteers provide snack packs to students at two local schools.
The strike caused students to miss school, and now RESTORE 174 want those days back.
Most high school students are too young to remember exactly what happened on Sept. 11, 2001.
A local theatre will soon premiere its latest production, and there's a special cast member on the roster.
In light of the recent Ray Rice situation, one local victim of domestic violence shares her story of leaving her abusive relationship.
With Election Day less than two months away, find out what questions state and local officials want you to answer.
The 48th annual Morton Pumpkin Festival is underway and Tuesday residents competed in the Pumpkin Weigh Off competition.
A meeting for public input was held by the Peoria Park District Board as it decides how it will fix a $1.36 million deficit.