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Scuttlebiz: Being stuck in traffic is major drain to economy

...The Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is warning business owners not to sign up to be in a resource guide if a company from Peoria, Ill., calls you.The Columbia County Chamber Resource and Lifestyle Guide is published locally and they haven't reached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-29/scuttlebiz-being-stuck-tra
9 accused of making $30 million using hacked press releases

...PR Newswire did not immediately return emails seeking comment.The group made more than $600,000 by trading the stock of Peoria, Illinois-based Caterpillar Inc. in 2011 using a news release that said the company's third-quarter profits had climbed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-11/9-accused-making-30-millio
Rev. William Marston (PEORIA, IL.)

PEORIA, IL. - Rev. William Marshall Marston, 74, passed away on Monday, February 28, 2005 in his home. Funeral services will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/03/obi_446149.shtml
Obituaries
Brace for the hysteria

...media will never tolerate such talk. They'll brand such candidates as mean, extreme, bigoted and worse.Wholesomeness, morality, traditional American values ? they just don't play well in Peoria anymore.God help us.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-01/brace-hysteria
Caterpillar beats Wall Street 3Q forecasts

PEORIA, Ill. - Caterpillar Inc. on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $1.02 billion.On a per-share basis, the Peoria, Illinois-based company said it had net income of $1.63. Earnings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-23/caterpillar-beats-wall-str
Matt Kemp is high on the new-look Padres

PEORIA, Ariz. - Matt Kemp stood up from his locker, navy blue hoodie covering his head and began signing the nursery rhyme, Rain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-01/matt-kemp-high-new-look-
Trade-happy clubs in West enjoy beefed-up rosters

PEORIA, Ariz. - Bud Black practically skipped off to practice despite the gray skies, eager to take the field for another day of spring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-07/trade-happy-clubs-west-e
Workers approve contract with Caterpillar

PEORIA, Ill. - Heavy equipment giant Caterpillar...Caterpillar employee in Mossville, near Peoria. Others said workers were being asked for...fueled record profits last year for the Peoria-based manufacturer. "If they were in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/11/bus_439591.shtml
Business
Northwest division teams

Peoria Rivermen 1999-2000 record: 45-20-5...head coaches in minor-pro hockey, but Peoria is balanced and deep enough to win division...32-28-10, 4th in Northwest Playoffs: Lost to Peoria in first round Coach: Greg Ireland (2nd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/13/hoc_299667.shtml
Hockey
Caterpillar gives union 'last, best and final' contract offer

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- Caterpillar Inc. gave the...workers at plants in four states. The Peoria-based heavy equipment giant said the...walked out of a plant in Mapleton, near Peoria, said Rick Doty, spokesman for an East...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/06/bus_424442.shtml
Business