All posts in 'Local Life'

10
May 2016
Spring & Summer Awakenings
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As the weather becomes nicer and each day gets longer, it is time to take advantage of all the outdoor activities Galesburg has to offer. This spring and summer season, try new things, and explore the natural beauty of the local area. We profile exciting activities in Galesburg for the spring and summer season. Kiwanis …

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15
Feb 2016
iron-spike-featured
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We are proud to profile Iron Spike Brewing Company, one of our favorite Galesburg area restaurants. This popular downtown hotspot has historic charm, being located in the Central Fire Station. There is a brewery and dining area for two distinct experiences. A large glass wall separates the brewery and dining areas, with original fire poles …

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1
Jan 2016
Winter-Activities-Galesburg
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The Galesburg area has a plethora of winter activities and events taking place that will solve all your winter blues. We profile the best winter activities that this area, we are proud to call home, offers. Activities & Events Galesburg Historical Society Chocolate Festival When: February 13-14 Where: 156 East Main Street next to Azer …

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10
Sep 2015
Fall-Fun-in-the-Quad-cities
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As fall quickly approaches, you might find yourself struggling to make the transition from hot summer days to the brisk air of autumn months. Give yourself something to look forward to with all the fall fun you can find in the Quad Cities. September Rock Island Grand Prix– September 5 to 6 – On Labor …

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18
Mar 2015
Springtime-Blog
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The birds are chirping, the snow is melting, and the sun is peaking its way through – spring is here! Since we have been cooped up in our homes all winter, I wanted to share with you some of my favorite places to visit and things to do in springtime in Peoria. Peoria Zoo Source: …

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12
Feb 2015
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No matter if you call Davenport or Bettendorf, Iowa or Rock Island, Moline, or East Moline, Illinois home, you know that the Quad Cities are some of the best places to live. Here are 14 reasons why we think so too! 1. The ice cream is the best. Source: Instagram, @classik88 2. There’s a cool …

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27
Jan 2015
Local Life: Fish Food Pantry
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Category: Local Life Company: Fish Food Pantry Address: 688 Hawthorne Ct, Galesburg, IL 61401 Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 10:00 am to 3:00pm Contact: Food Assistance: (309) 343-7807                Volunteers: (309) 341-2845 Website: http://galesburgfishfoodpantry.blogspot.com Fish Food Pantry is a local pantry that provides food to residents of Knox County. Those who are in …

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19
Dec 2014
Helping Community
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In our latest blog post, we are featuring an amazing local non-profit organization, Galesburg Community Foundation (GCF). They have been doing amazing work for our local society through donors, volunteers, and local businesses. Looking at the many achievements that the GCF has seen over the years since its inception in 2003, being named the 17th …

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15
Dec 2014
Holiday Festivities in Peoria, Illinois
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The holidays are here again in Peoria and boy do we know how to celebrate! With events going on all around town, here are a few celebrations that will help you find the holiday spirit. Source: centralillinoisproud.com Kwanzaa Display Luthy Botanical Garden   When: 12/26-12/31 (Closed Mondays) 10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Price: Free …

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29
Sep 2014
Illinois Cancer Care
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We are proud to work with some outstanding organizations throughout our local area. Illinois CancerCare, P.C. is one of them. Patients who have cancer or blood diseases throughout the state rely on the Center for state-of-the-art treatments to help them fight diseases. The organization’s staff works tirelessly to provide each patient with comprehensive and compassionate …

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