of http://peoriapublicradio.org en Quinn delivers State of State address http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/quinn-delivers-state-state-address <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois Governor Pat Quinn delivered his sixth State of the State address Wednesday. As Illinois Public Radio's Brian Mackey reports, Quinn's speech was pretty much what you'd expect from a man fighting to keep his job ... despite some of the lowest approval ratings of any governor in America.</span></p><div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 22:17:20 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 18236 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Quinn delivers State of State address 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