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  • The World’s Most Complete Large-scale Solar System Model

    The World’s Most Complete Large-scale Solar System Model

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    Emma Bakken, Guest Writer

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    Who knew we were so close to the Sun?! The Peoria Area is known for many things and now astrology can be added to that list!

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  • 16 Things to Do This Spring

    16 Things to Do This Spring

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    Emma Bakken, Guest Writer

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    April showers bring May flowers! Take advantage of the many adventures and locations to explore during Greater Peoria’s springtime!

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  • Greater Peoria Area Classics

    Greater Peoria Area Classics

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    Amelia Odom, Guest Writer

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    These Peoria area classics are staples to the community and help to make the Peoria area special regardless of where you’re from.

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  • 5 Greater Peoria Spots for a Pizza + Cold Beer

    5 Greater Peoria Spots for a Pizza + Cold Beer

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    Emma Bakken, Guest Writer

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    Beer and pizza is one of the most iconic food and beverage combinations loved all around the world. The crunch of pizza crust mixed with cheesy goodness is complimented perfectly when washed down with a crisp beer. In honor of International Beer and Pizza Day, here are 5 joints in Greater Peoria to stop for a mouth-watering pizza…

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  • 9 Great Places to Watch the Sunset in Greater Peoria

    9 Great Places to Watch the Sunset in Greater Peoria

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    Sit back, relax, and enjoy the beauty of a Greater Peoria Area sunset all year round! Here are the best sunset-watching spots.

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  • Florists + Nurseries in Greater Peoria

    Florists + Nurseries in Greater Peoria

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    Rachel Mangiapane, Guest Writer

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    Add some color to your life with this selection of flower farmers, florists and nurseries in greater Peoria!

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  • The ‘Hole’ List of Donut Shops in Greater Peoria

    The ‘Hole’ List of Donut Shops in Greater Peoria

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    The donut has come a long way since its humble beginnings. What was once a less-than-fab pairing with a cup of less-than-fab cup of coffee at your local diner has now become the trendiest sweet treat out there. While the forever classic Old Fashioned-style donut will always be a cult favorite, the creations of different…

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  • Greater Peoria’s Caffeine Buzz

    Greater Peoria’s Caffeine Buzz

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    Whether you’re a Peoria resident or just passing through, we invite you to discover a unique sense of community and feel right at home in our local coffee shops. Make your way to these spots to unwind, caffeinate, and connect within our local communities. Bake and Brew Panadería  {Peoria}  //  Pan Dulce, Pasteles, Café y mas!…

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  • 13 Indoor Adventures with Kids

    13 Indoor Adventures with Kids

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    Annalee Anderson, Guest Writer

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    Scroll through these local gems for adventures that are guaranteed to burn some of that pent-up rainy day energy.

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  • Team Building and Group Fun in the Peoria Area

    Team Building and Group Fun in the Peoria Area

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    Teamwork is a vital part of any community, and if you’re looking for things to do with a group you’ve come to the right place. The Peoria area is filled with opportunities that require you to work with others and will help you to grow relationships within a team. Visit any of these locations with…

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