Peoria County News Briefs

Peoria County News Briefs

STATE Peoria artist to commemorate role nuns played after historic race riot The healing role that Roman Catholic nuns played in the aftermath of the 1908 Springfield race riot will…

  • Peoria County News Briefs

    Peoria County News Briefs

    STATE Aquarium free this month for Illinois residents Admission to Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium is free this month for all Illinois residents. The free entrance will allow visitors to…

  • Peoria County News Briefs

    Peoria County News Briefs

    STATE New scholarships are incentives to keep college students in Illinois The state has established new funding to entice students to stay in Illinois for college. The AIM HIGH grant…

  • Peoria County News Briefs

    Peoria County News Briefs

    STATE Dutch Reach is new law in Illinois Think Dutch Reach when you exit a vehicle. Typically, most drivers use their left hand to open the driver’s door. But now according to…