Leaders Among Us

by Mark Roberts, Community Foundation of Central Illinois

Our community is fortunate to benefit from the leadership, wisdom and service of this year's Local Legends.

A Force in the North Valley

by Jonathan Wright

Between Urban Acres and the North Valley Farmers Market, the Diaz family has become a mighty force for good in Peoria.

Forgotten No More

by Bob Hoffer

A Revolutionary War veteran and one of Peoria’s earliest citizens will now be remembered.

Representation Matters

by Pastor Marvin Hightower, Peoria NAACP

Redistricting has a direct bearing on what matters a legislature chooses to tackle.