UnityPoint Health® Physicians Are First To Receive Nationally Recognized Addiction Medicine Board Certification

UnityPoint Health® is proud to announce Kirk Moberg, MD; James Ausfahl, MD; and Bob Lizer, MD have received certification in Addiction Medicine by the American Board of Preventative Medicine, becoming among the first physicians in the country to receive this accreditation and reinforcing our commitment to advancing the quality care provided by the Illinois Institute […]

Posted: July 11, 2018  |  View More »


OSF ranked among the best by U.S. News & World Report

By: Coty Diaz Posted: Jun 26, 2018 11:18 AM CDT Updated: Jun 26, 2018 11:18 AM CDT PEORIA, Ill. – OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois has been nationally ranked among the best U.S. News & World Report has ranked OSF HealthCare in the new 2018-2019 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. OSF tied for 31st nationally, marking the […]

Posted: July 10, 2018  |  View More »


Legos to Leonardo DaVinci — Peoria Riverfront Museum announces 2019 shows

By Chris Kaergard Journal Star political reporter Posted Jun 29, 2018 at 6:10 PM Updated Jun 29, 2018 at 8:21 PM PEORIA — From Lego bricks to Renaissance inventors to surgical tools, next year will be the “Year of Invention” at the Peoria Riverfront Museum, the facility’s president and CEO said earlier this week. The theme for 2019 will “inspire entrepreneurial activity and innovation,” John […]

Posted: July 2, 2018  |  View More »


ICC Seeking Students for Sponsored Industrial Workforce Programs Informational Workforce Programs

Informational recruitment events slated for June 26 and 29 Jobs in technical or industrial careers in our region are going unfilled due to the gap between the skills employers need and the skills potential employees have. Illinois Central College has programs that pay your tuition and/or provide a paid workforce experience. These opportunities address the […]

Posted: June 26, 2018  |  View More »


Jump Simulation Among Top Simulation Centers in the World

Jump Simulation, a part of OSF Innovation and the largest purpose-built simulation and health care engineering center in the world, recently received accreditation by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH), an international organization that seeks to improve performance and reduce errors in patient care through the use of simulation. Jump is one of 20 […]

Posted: June 26, 2018  |  View More »


A Peoria ‘for Everyone’

The City of Peoria has a new promotional tool to attract new skilled and professional talent. The four short videos center on the motto, “Peoria is for Everyone.” Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis says “This is a message to send out amongst whoever we can touch with this and say there’s a lot of good things […]

Posted: June 20, 2018  |  View More »


Vistra Energy Completes Merger with Dynegy

IRVING, Texas, April 9, 2018 PRNewswire Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE: VST), the parent company for TXU Energy and Luminant, today announced it has completed its previously announced merger with Dynegy Inc. (NYSE: DYN). The closing of the transaction follows the overwhelming approval from stockholders of both Vistra Energy Corp. and Dynegy Inc. in March, and […]

Posted: April 9, 2018  |  View More »


ICC Invites Community to Celebrate 50th Anniversary with Gala Dinner & Auction April 7

ICC will culminate a year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary with a black-tie optional event, “Past Success Drives the Future,” on Sat., April 7, 2018, at the Embassy Suites Riverfront Grand Ballroom in East Peoria, Ill. The cocktail hour begins at 5:30 pm, with dinner and dancing to follow at 6:30 pm. “The evening is […]

Posted: March 22, 2018  |  View More »


‘The Block’ to offer new features for Peoria’s Warehouse District

The latest addition to the Warehouse District, unlike past developments, won’t include any residential units.

“The Block,” as envisioned by builder Casey Baldovin and developer Katie Kim, will instead bring new commercial life to five buildings on the 1000 block of Southwest Washington Street. The project will also use open space between buildings for the “Cantina,” an outdoor venue for musical events and public gatherings that could be up and running by this summe

Posted: March 5, 2018  |  View More »


CEO Council member recognized as a 40 Leader Under 40

Timothy Beccue Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois As Vice President of Finance, Director of Customer Service and corporate compliance officer for Advanced Medical Transport of Central Illinois, Timothy Beccue wears multiple hats at the company, demonstrating a compassionate, can-do attitude and a selfless dedication to improving the lives of others. He and his team […]

Posted: November 3, 2017  |  View More »


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