Gateway Building

Women to Women Leader Luncheon Awards

May 28, 2014
Tamie Yost

  More than 250 women attended the Women to Women Leadership Luncheon at the Gateway building today. Three ladies were recognized with awards. Dr. Mary Schultz, with the the U of I College of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Illinois won the Business Professions Award. Bradley University’s Janet Lange received the Education and Arts Award, and the Community Service Award went to Polly Barton.

Memorial Day Ceremony on the Peoria Riverfront

May 26, 2014
Tamie Yost

Veterans and military families gathered at the Gateway Building on Peoria’s riverfront Monday for the annual Memorial Day Ceremony. Each branch of the military was recognized during a medley played by The Peoria Municipal Band. A traditional part of the ceremony is having veterans of each branch stand during their song. Gold star mothers, and families are also recognized.

Peoria District 150 students walk 100 miles

May 14, 2014
Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

Some Peoria Public Schools students completed the goal of walking 100 miles and lifting 10-thousand pounds throughout the school year.