Running http://peoriapublicradio.org en Running Central opens in Peoria’s Warehouse District http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/running-central-opens-peoria-s-warehouse-district <div>A well-known retail business opened its doors in Peoria’s Warehouse District Tuesday. Running Central re-located from its Peoria Heights location to 311 Water Street. &nbsp;The specialty running store originally opened on Main Street in Peoria six years ago, but moved to Peoria Heights in 2011 to expand. &nbsp;Owner Adam White says the downtown location is ideal for the business:</div><p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:18:57 +0000 Alex Rusciano 26491 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Running Central opens in Peoria’s Warehouse District Gov. Quinn taps Vallas as running mate http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/gov-quinn-taps-vallas-running-mate <p></p><div>Paul Vallas says he has no problem playing a subordinate role to Governor Pat Quinn who has chosen him as his 2014 running mate.</div><p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 22:06:13 +0000 Susie An 14816 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Gov. Quinn taps Vallas as running mate Peoria to hold first marathon http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peoria-hold-first-marathon <p>The first ever Peoria marathon is taking place this Spring. As Peoria Public Radio’s Deborah OldenKamp reports the Run River City Marathon also features a marathon relay, a 25-K, and a 5-K, as well as a youth run.</p><p><br>The marathon series is May 19th, with events beginning at 7 that morning. Marathon organizer Adam White says four years ago Champaign began their marathon events.</p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 23:34:14 +0000 Deborah Oldenkamp 2414 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria to hold first marathon