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2010-01-20 14:45:00

PEKIN, Ill., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- During their January 11 meeting, the Pekin City Council voted unanimously to hire McDaniels Marketing Communications to design and develop the city's new website. The contract was awarded after the city received and reviewed four proposals, with the final decision based on a combination of price and value. "This site meets all of the current objectives as stated by the City of Pekin," Randall McDaniels, president of the marketing firm, said. "More than...

2008-08-11 21:00:25

By Scott Richardson;srichardson@pantagraph.com The Nature Conservancy has transferred the 720-acre Chinquapin Bluffs Natural Area in Woodford County and the 60-acre Henline Creek Natural Area in northern McLean County to the ParkLands Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and restoring natural areas based in Mclean County. ParkLands officials said the Chinquapin will become part of the group's Mackinaw Bluffs Corridor Project to restore about 1,500 acres of habitat...

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