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Prairie Folklore Theatre will present "A Celtic Winter Solstice: A Celebration in Story and Song" at 7 p.m. Monday at the Fox Pub & Cafe,... [Read More]
A couple reported the theft of a cell phone Thursday after arranging a possible sale online.The couple told police they made arrangements over the internet... [Read More]
What appears to be the largest employer in the McLean County village of Gridley has closed.Production at the Kerry Inc. foodstuffs factory ended Friday, according... [Read More]
"Don't become a photographer, kid! It's a miserable life."I was just a teen at a cousin's wedding, holding a disposable camera someone had handed to... [Read More]
This is why I rarely pick up my work phone.RING, RING.Hello. Journal Star newsroom."Yeah. You guys oughta do sumthin' about them fast-food places. You ever... [Read More]
New owners. Similar name. Some of the same foods.Little Raven Eatery in the Campustown shopping center on Peoria's West Bluff is open for business. Or... [Read More]
(NOTE: Vacation and another assignment will prevent Nick in the Morning from reappearing until Wednesday. We trust you can survive until then. In the interim,... [Read More]
Bradley's unbeaten women's basketball team outscored Omaha by 22 points in the middle quarters and posted an 80-60 victory on Friday.Freshman Lasha Petree had 28... [Read More]
Bradley has unofficially added another highly regarded opponent to next year's schedule.Pending contract finalization, a home-and-home series with St. Joseph's of the Atlantic-10 Conference will... [Read More]
TREMONT — A memorial service for a Tremont Marine who died last week when his aerial refueling tanker crashed off the coast of Japan will be... [Read More]
Matt Nagy is making an impressive first impression as an NFL head coach.Nagy has helped develop second-year quarterback Mitchell Trubisky into a solid NFL starter,... [Read More]
A California-based businessman is returning to his roots with an imaginative, ambitious proposal that would remake the village of Peoria Heights.Born and raised in Spring... [Read More]
Unique only begins to describe Tenley Dowell.The Morton senior handles the ball with ease, defends fiercely and exhibits a near picture-perfect jump shot. Metamora saw... [Read More]
After a strong start, Illinois lost a five-set match to defending national champion Nebraska on Thursday in the NCAA national semifinals.The Illini (32-4) jumped out... [Read More]
PEORIA — Thank you, Mrs. Burkhead. And Mr. Murray and Professor Trygstad and so many others.The Peoria Rivermen and Quad City Storm welcomed area school students... [Read More]
Brandon Nelson has gone from being Little Rocky, to being a big deal in the American Hockey League.The Peoria native was 9 when he put... [Read More]
PEORIA — Delaney Maher will never forget Kun Yai."Her name means 'Grandma' in Thailand," said Maher, a Mapleton resident and senior at Limestone High School. "She... [Read More]
 Terry Beachler offers a late addition for our monthly Random Axe of Snideness.I recently did a couple of columns regarding Peoria's new public service pension... [Read More]
Students attending middle or high school at Peoria Public Schools could start school 30 minutes later or even end school earlier.Grade school students who currently... [Read More]
Members of the Downtown Development Commission heard plenty about Downtown lights - to illuminate bridges and direct traffic - at their monthly meeting Thursday.Ashley Schreck,... [Read More]
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