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Igniting the Senses

Ignite Peoria, an initiative of ArtsPartners of Central Illinois, has become a fixture of Peoria’s arts community over the last six years. Home of the Midwest Makerfest, Ignite is a […]

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Pinnacle of Her Craft

A Peoria woman is one of just eight people in Illinois to have attained Master Knitter status. Knitting requires sharp thinking, deft motor skills, and lots of time to develop […]

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Just Can’t Escape It!

Three local businesses offer exciting, new entertainment options for thrill seekers. Across the nation, there’s been a boom in escape rooms as people seek out unique, interactive entertainment that challenges […]

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Innovations in Neuroscience

It’s projected that more than 12 million Americans—nearly one in 25—will suffer from a neurodegenerative disorder such as multiple sclerosis (MS), Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS), Parkinson’s or dementia within the […]

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Building a Chamber

Maria Galindo and her brothers César and Arturo Vargas are first-generation Americans. Their father and grandfather first came from Mexico to the United States in the 1960s through the federal […]

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