Brimfield http://peoriapublicradio.org en Two area teachers nominated for state award http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/two-area-teachers-nominated-state-award <p>Two Central Illinois educators are finalists for the Illinois Teacher Of The Year award. &nbsp;Kerry Meyers teaches math, science and ancient civilizations in Brimfield School District 309. &nbsp;John Bierbaum teaches history and psychology at Normal Community West High School. &nbsp;They are two of eleven finalists for the award. &nbsp;About 200 teachers were nominated. &nbsp;The winner will be announced next month.</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 03:24:47 +0000 Alex Rusciano 11674 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Two area teachers nominated for state award Federal funds for Brimfield fire department http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/federal-funds-brimfield-fire-department <p>The Brimfield Community Fire Protection District is getting federal funding for firefighting gear. Congressman Aaron Schock says the more than $148,000 Assistance to Firefighters Grant will help buy self-contained breathing apparatus equipment. Schock says the grant is important to ensure the safety and effectiveness of first responders.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:51:58 +0000 Orko Manna 7609 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Federal funds for Brimfield fire department