Administration News http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/ Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:20:27 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2016, Peoria County Government Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:20:27 +0100 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html Illinois Virtual School Passes First Quality Matters Review - Regional Office of Education http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4204 <p>Illinois Virtual School is pleased to announce <em>American Art: From Elite to Street </em>has passed a formal</p> <p>Quality Matters review and will now carry the QM logo as an officially approved course.</p> <p><strong>Peoria, Illinois (September 20, 2016) </strong>&ndash; Illinois Virtual School developed <em>American Art: From Elite to Street </em>through a partnership with Anchora Associates, Inc. ... Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:39:47 +0100 Veteran's Memorial Groundbreaking on Saturday http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4203 <p>The Peoria County Veteran&rsquo;s Memorial Committee is pleased to announce that a Groundbreaking Ceremony will be conducted on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the site of the proposed memorial on the Peoria County Courthouse Plaza.</p> <p>The new memorial, titled FINAL SALUTE, is the final memorial addition to the courthouse plaza. ... Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:56:50 +0100 Heddington Oaks Celebrates 3 Years in West Peoria http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4199 <p>On Friday, September 23, Heddington Oaks will celebrate three years since opening the new skilled care home&nbsp; in West Peoria. "Birthday Bash" activities are planned throughout the day for staff, residents and family members, including a staff appreciation lunch for all shifts, birthday cake, and a friendly Cubs-vs-Cardinals rivalry. ... Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:06:29 +0100 Heddington Oaks Hosts Wellmobile with Free Health Screenings http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4198 <p>On Thursday, September 29, Heddington Oaks will host the <em>UnityPoint-Methodist Proctor Wellmobile</em> from 8:00 - 10:00 am. This health service offers free professional screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol/blood glucose and spirometry. It is open to the general public inside Heddington Oaks' main activity room.</p> <p>No advance appointment is needed; however, an 8-12 hour fast is required for a cholesterol/blood glucose screening. ... Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:25:17 +0100 ICC Workshop Featuring State's Attorney Jerry Brady http://www.peoriacounty.org/countyadmin/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4197 <p style="text-align: left;" align="center">On Thursday, September 29, Peoria County's State's Attorney Jerry Brady will present the free public workshop <strong>"To Try or Not to Try"</strong> from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at ICC's North Campus. This workshop is offered through the college's Adult Community Programs. Registration is recommended due to limited seating: visit <a href="http://www.icc.edu/acp">www.icc. ... Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:37:57 +0100