Stories about Peru, Illinois
Fans of food, live music and family fun are happy will be happy to welcome back the Taste of the Illinois Valley in Peru.
Peru officials are exploring a state grant opportunity to help expand amenities around the Washington Park skating rink.
The Peru Police Department announced the following parking restrictions will be in effect during the upcoming Taste of the Illinois Valley event in Peru from Thursday, Aug. 5, through Sunday, Aug. 8:
La Salle-Peru High School announced Monday it was recognized as a Jostens Renaissance School of Distinction during the annual Jostens Renaissance Conference this summer.
The City of Peru officially welcomed the La Salle County Veterans Assistance Commission to the town during Monday night’s city council meeting, as the organization will soon be completing their move to 4231 Progress Boulevard.
La Salle-Peru High School announced Monday the Illinois State Board of Education has updated its COVID-19 guidance document regarding mask usage, giving the district further direction.
While employers in most fields are currently searching and struggling to find qualified employees, the field of education has currently joined the list of those looking to hire with limited success.
Bella’s Bourbon Burger and Chicken Joint opened at the South Shore Boat Club in Peru.
The intersection of North Peoria Street and Wenzel Road is closed for reconstruction.
La Salle-Peru High School Superintendent Steven Wrobleski was featured as part of a CNN story regarding the teacher shortage many Illinois schools are experiencing.