I read the Journal Star so you don’t have to

Thursday newsbytes:

101 Things that Play in Peoria: Kitchen Cooked chips

Actually, the play in Farmington, which is located about 15 miles away and most Peorians have no reason to go there.

Tri-County Regional Planning Commission fires executive director

My read of this is that this guy was working to fix Peoria’s neighborhoods, but some rednecks from Tazewell and Woodford counties objected.

Alert witness helps police apprehend alleged robber

Peoria City Council race: Beth Jensen seeks a full term

She’s the only Democrat in the race, which is of intense interest considering the job is non-partisan.

LISC AmeriCorps day of service aids community

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