PEORIA – Hundreds of racers laced up their running shoes for the 3 rd annual “Bridge to Bridge Run” on Monday morning. The race began and ended just outside of the Running Central building on Water St. Many runners said they came out to have some fun and weren't worried about their times. The special race allows participants the chance
PEORIA – Dozens of spectators flocked to downtown Peoria for the annual Labor Day parade. “Labor Day is a time to reflect back on the sacrifices [and] the hard work of our ancestors, our predecessors in the labor movement," said Marty Helfers. He’s a part of the West Central Illinois Building and Construction Trade Council and served as the 2014
LEROY - The McLean County Sheriff's department is asking for the public's help after a body is found early Sunday morning. The individual was found on the side of 2600 East Road near 1000 North Road in rural LeRoy just before 3 O'clock. The male was found unresponsive on the LeRoy-Lexington Blacktop and was transported to OSF Saint Joseph Medical
PEORIA - OSF Saint Francis Medical Center made a serious subject less scary for people Sunday night. It hosted its fourth annual Party for a Purpose on the Peoria Riverfront. The festival was meant to bring awareness to cancer. People could enjoy riverfront entertainment, while at the same time, learn about ways to prevent cancer. That included on-site screenings. Cancer
MACKINAW - One local winery is putting a fun twist to an old school wine making method. Mackinaw Valley Vineyard held it's 7th annual Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival Sunday. People got to compete against one another, stomping grapes to dance music. Before machines, "grape stomping" was the way people would press grapes and get out the juice before it
Mclean County Sheriff's Office is investigating
PEORIA - This is the 26th year for the Budweiser Illinois Blues Festival.
PEKIN - This is the first year for Diversity Fest.
On Friday, the football team heads to Heyworth, but before the game, community members, and students from elementary through high school joined a pep rally on the quad.
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