Here is information around East Peoria and the surrounding area. These columns were written by Frank Borror, a long time East Peoria Illinois resident and historian.
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Bethany Missionary – “The Little Steel Church” The Reverend S. J. Grabill, district superintendent of the Missionary Church Association conducted a tent meeting in
Cedar Street Bridge The Cedar Street Bridge is a four lane vehicle bridge that carries both Illinois Route 8 and Illinois Route 116 over
Caldwell Cemetery On the right side of the on-ramp to I-474 West from I -74 East, stands a beautifully-carved grey granite monument that reads: