New Morning Star M. B. Church Annual Women’s Weekend August 19-20, 2017

The Christian Women of New Morning Star M. B. Church will be celebrating their Annual Women’s Weekend on August 19 – 20, 2017. The theme is “Faith Born and Led Women of Faith,” and the scriptural reference is Psalm 73:24-25, 28, Mark 5:27-34 and James 2:14-18. On Saturday, August 19, 2017 - Workshop/Salad Spread at … Continue reading New Morning Star M. B. Church Annual Women’s Weekend August 19-20, 2017

Common Place Celebrates 50 years Of Service in Peoria Community September 7th “Love In Action” Reception Honors Denise and Garry Moore

Common Place Family Learning Center is celebrating 50 years of literacy, education, and outreach to our South Side Peoria Community in 2017. On Thursday, September 7, 2017 our annual Love in Action Reception will honor two local community leaders for their “Love in Action.” WEEK-TV personality, Garry Moore and his wife, District 1 Peoria City … Continue reading Common Place Celebrates 50 years Of Service in Peoria Community September 7th “Love In Action” Reception Honors Denise and Garry Moore

SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER FORUM ON HATE SPEECH 7 p.m. Aug. 29, 2017 Bob Michel Student Center Bradley University, Peoria, IL

The Southern Poverty Law Center documented more than 1,000 hate incidents and hate crimes during 10 days in early November following the presidential election. The hate continues and, in fact, seems to be escalating worldwide. To examine and promote understanding of this climate, Community Word and Bradley University’s Department of Sociology & Social Work, African … Continue reading SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER FORUM ON HATE SPEECH 7 p.m. Aug. 29, 2017 Bob Michel Student Center Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2017 Lincoln (Tigers) School Reunion September 1-2, 2017

The 2017 Lincoln (Tigers) School Reunion will be September 1st – 2nd. Meet and Greet will be Friday, September 1, at 7pm  - 10pm  at the Peter H. Clarke (Elks) Lodge #483, 1101 SW. Jefferson.. The reunion cookout will be September 2, 11am - 5pm.   Registration fee is $25. Tee Shirts may be ordered … Continue reading 2017 Lincoln (Tigers) School Reunion September 1-2, 2017

The Breakdown of Shopping Malls By Meicka “J”

The breakdown of shopping malls is steadily increasing as department stores are permanently closing; thanks to online shopping where most consumers rather shop online than on foot. The poor economy has taken a heavy hit on local retailers. In some cities, malls have decided to use vacant space as a creative solution for local artists … Continue reading The Breakdown of Shopping Malls By Meicka “J”