The Thanksgiving holiday weekend is historically the biggest shopping weekend in America and the greater Peoria area is no exception. Along with great sales and bargains at retail centers, shoppers also have to deal with crowded parking lots and bumper-to-bumper traffic.
CityLink’s Weekend Fun Bus pass offers a convenient alternative to these vehicular headaches. ...Read more
It was a cold, but successful day for the 2014 Day of Stuffing. Thanks to the generosity of individuals who stopped by to purchase pre-bagged donations, brought their own items for donation, or contributed money, 1580 pounds were collected from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, November 14.
Students from Jamieson School, along with their teacher, stopped by Kroger to help fill...Read more
A unique Cat® Multi-Terrain Loader has taken up residence in the lobby of the Caterpillar Visitors Center during the month of November – and it is not the typical yellow iron visitors may be used to seeing. The Peoria-based FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics team, Robot Casserole, built the Cat® Multi-Terrain Loader over a period of three days, using canned and other non-perishable food products donated by Kroger. The can build project is just one component of the 27th Annual Stuff-a-Bus food drive to benefit the food pantry at the Peoria...Read more
The 2014 Stuff-a-Bus Food Drive for Peoria Friendship House of Christian Service officially began with a press conference on October 31 at the Kroger store located at W. Lake Avenue in Peoria. Representatives from CityLink, Peoria Friendship House, and Kroger were on hand to kick off the 27th Annual campaign. Donations will be collected the entire month of November.
For the past 27 years, CityLink, Kroger and the...Read more