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  • 33 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

    33 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

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    Whether you’re looking for a unique Valentine’s Day experience or staying traditional with a romantic dinner, check out this list.

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  • Discover Black-Owned Peoria

    Discover Black-Owned Peoria

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    From clothing and dining, deserts and beyond, these businesses are making a huge impact on the Peoria economy and in their communities. 

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  • Foodie Gems in Peoria

    Foodie Gems in Peoria

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    Here are highlights of the foodie scene in Peoria, so you’ll be sure to find a spot to satisfy whatever it is you may be craving.

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  • Let’s Roll:  Bowling + Beyond in Greater Peoria

    Let’s Roll: Bowling + Beyond in Greater Peoria

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    Rachel Mangiapane, Guest Writer

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    Have some ‘spare’ time? Even if bowling isn’t your sport of choice, you’ll find a variety of activities at these local establishments.

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  • 9 Activities to Keep the Winter Blues Away

    9 Activities to Keep the Winter Blues Away

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    Embrace the snow and get outside to enjoy winter in Central Illinois! We’ve listed 9 activities the whole family will be sure to enjoy.

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  • Guide to Self-Care, Wellness, and Healthy Eating

    Guide to Self-Care, Wellness, and Healthy Eating

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    Alexa Hoffman of Alevan Botanica, Guest Writer

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    Looking for a week-long or weekend reset? Peoria features amazing stores, studios, and experiences to feel your best.

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  • Delightfully Healthy Restaurants

    Delightfully Healthy Restaurants

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    Peoria has no shortage of food options. Check out these restaurants offering fresh choices so you can eat yummy foods without the guilt.

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  • Illinois Made in Greater Peoria

    Illinois Made in Greater Peoria

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    Every crafted item carries a little bit of the place and people that make it. These businesses have been recognized by the IL Made Program.

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  • Entertaining Out-of-Town Guests

    Entertaining Out-of-Town Guests

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    Activities to try and places to explore with out-of-town guests. There’s something for everyone, so here’s a sure way to create memories.

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  • Shop Peoria County // Part 1

    Shop Peoria County // Part 1

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    Do you love to wander aimlessly through aisles, then we have the list for you! Check out these locally-owned boutique shops in Peoria County.

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