P.S. Blog

The Illinois Made program highlights local makers and inspires visitors and fellow Illinoisans to discover unique experiences throughout the state.

Most Peorians, I suspect, are unfamiliar with the Great Loop. With our June focus on tourism, we thought it would be a great story to kick off another Peoria summer.

With a David Bowie-inspired production of Twelfth Night, Stone Soup Shakespeare is bringing its Shakespeare in the Park program to communities throughout the Midwest.

Inside the Twelve Bar Lounge at Peoria Magazine's inaugural cover shoot, February 28, 2019
We've been quite busy with the launch of the new publication... but there's much more to come! Here's a quick update.
A recent exhibition celebrated the wide-ranging body of work and eclectic sensibilities of artist Christopher Holbrook.
Any photographer will tell you that getting the perfect image is the result of being in the right place at the right time. Jim Burnham is no different.

Photographer Natalie Jackson O'Neal captures the visual rhythms of jazz in her "Straight, No Chaser" photo series. 

Peoria artist Elizabeth Davis sheds her layers to reveal her painting process. 

On November 27, 2018, the Peoria City Council recognized 40 Leaders Under Forty with a proclamation for its 25th anniversary. Many cities around the country now have similar programs, but Peoria’s was one of the very first.

Discover the benefits of mindfulness. 

We asked our 2018 class of 40 Leaders Under Forty about the causes they hold near and dear to their hearts, the people who have inspired them, and what they would bring to Peoria if they could.