The Ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Nu Pi Omega Chapter will present “A Tribute to the Arts: A Gospel Musical” on September 13, 2019

The public is invited to come enjoy a fantastic evening of food, fellowship and entertainment on Friday, September 13, 2019.This event takes place at 6:30pm at the Gateway Building on the Peoria Riverfront and will pay tribute to Gospel music and musicians. Proceeds from this event will help with scholarships given to Peoria area college … Continue reading The Ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Nu Pi Omega Chapter will present “A Tribute to the Arts: A Gospel Musical” on September 13, 2019

State Senator David Koehler and Nora Sullivan 2019 Love in Action Honorees September 5, 2019

Common Place Family Learning Center will recognize State Senator David Koehler and Nora Sullivan as the 2019 Love in Action Honorees on September 5th at The Warehouse on State, from 5:00 - 7:30 pm.  This event is the organization’s annual fundraiser and an opportunity to recognize individuals who have “gone above and beyond” in reaching … Continue reading State Senator David Koehler and Nora Sullivan 2019 Love in Action Honorees September 5, 2019

Alecia Collins to bring her debut novel, Don’t Judge Me, I’m Only Human to the Stage By Molly Crusen-Bishop

Alecia Collins Alecia Collins will be bringing her debut novel, Don’t Judge Me, I’m Only Human to the stage at the Apollo Theater on October 11&12. Her book tells the story of her challenging youth here in Peoria, as the African American daughter of a single mom, and how she grows to become a successful … Continue reading Alecia Collins to bring her debut novel, Don’t Judge Me, I’m Only Human to the Stage By Molly Crusen-Bishop

Coming this October: The 2019 Ameren Illinois Business Symposium! By Julia Sander, Marketing Director, Leidos, Inc. – An Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Contractor

Discover why thousands of customers have turned to this award-winning event for energy-saving solutions. The 2019 Ameren Illinois Business Symposium is your one-stop shop for energy efficiency — making it easy for your business or organization to learn about the latest technologies, connect with trusted energy professionals, and gain additional financial incentives to move your … Continue reading Coming this October: The 2019 Ameren Illinois Business Symposium! By Julia Sander, Marketing Director, Leidos, Inc. – An Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Contractor

MARK CLARK 50th COMMEMORATIVE TRIBUTE SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2019

Mark Clark, 22, a native Peorian, was a downstate organizer for the Black Panther Party (BPP) and founder of the BPP Peoria Chapter. He was killed in Chicago on December 4, 1969 during a police raid at the residence of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois BPP Chapter. Mark served as Defense Captain for Hampton … Continue reading MARK CLARK 50th COMMEMORATIVE TRIBUTE SATURDAY, JUNE 29, 2019