Showing posts from March, 2023

Congratulations 2023 R David Tebben Community Leadership Academy Graduates

The Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 2023 Graduating Class of the R. David Tebben Community Leadership Academy. The academy exists to   identify, inform and educate existing and emerging leaders of the local community, and to motivate them towards leadership responsibilities by exposing them to the realities, oppo rtunities and challenges of the local community.  Congratulations Class of 2023 Zack Angel PEKIN INSURANCE Elizabeth Ayler UPH-PEKIN Monica Campbell JIM MALOOF REALTOR Mason Carr PEKIN PARK DISTRICT Jeremy Clark PEKIN INSURANCE Tricia Fischer KRIEGSMAN WAREHOUSE Ryan Ghidina ALTO INGREDIENTS Karen Heinemann CASA Hunter Highfill AJR BRANDS Amanda Hovey UPH-METHODIST Shannon Johnson COMMERCE BANK Michelle Little OSF MEDICAL GROUP Terri Poulin PEKIN INSURANC

Vital Title Ribbon Cutting

 Welcome to the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce, Vital Title!  As title examiners for over 55 years and agents of Attorneys' Title Guaranty Fund, Inc. Vital Title has acquired a depth of knowledge and resources that bring a thoroughness to serving sellers, buyers, and lenders. With related practice areas of foreclosures, probate, eminent domain and tax deed work, Vital Title has the ability to handle more complex title examination assignments. Vital Title is located at 400 Broadway Street, Suite A in Pekin. We had the opportunity to view the modern updates to this downtown Pekin building at the ribbon cutting event held Tuesday, March 14th.  -

View Recent City of Pekin Mayoral and Council Candidate Forum

Pekin Public Library Hosts Candidate Forum   View the playbacks of the live video recordings from Thursday, March 9th; featuring: City Council and Mayoral Candidates.     Pekin, IL- Citizens of Peki n are invited to attend the m ayoral and c ity c ouncil c andidate event s at the Pekin Public Library on Thursdays, March 9 th and March 23 rd from 6-8:00 p.m. These events are an opportunity for voters to learn more about candidates themselves and to hear discussions on relevant issues.       The first event held Thursday, March 9 th was moderated by the League of Women’s Voters. This has been an informal opportunity for the candidates to speak on themselves. Playbacks of the livestream C andidate F orum are available below. The Candidate Discussion takes place Thursday, March 23 rd and will be moderated by Chris Kaergard of the Dirksen Congressional Center. As a n interactional opportunity on relevant community issues, the event will feature c ity c ouncil candidates from 6