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Local Business Feature: Kenny’s Westside Pub moves downtown

Kenny’s Westside Pub may have left its former home on Farmington Road, but the pub’s food, live music and Irish flair have moved with it to its new location at 112 Jefferson Avenue in downtown Peoria. Featuring a spacious area for live music shows as…

Local Business Review: Ice Cream Shack

In some of the most hard-hitting, investigative reporting I have ever done for The Scout, I tasted various ice creams for sale at Ice Cream Shack. Located at 2313 NE. Adams St., Ice Cream Shack is a seasonal ice cream stand that is only open…

The history behind One World

Despite its reputation for being diverse, One World Cafe wasn’t always the restaurant that Peoria knows it to be today. One of the owners, Amy Eid, said her husband and his brothers originally opened the business as a coffee shop that also sold other materials…

Small business feature: Costume Trunk

The opportunity to become someone else is just a quick drive down Main Street. The Costume Trunk, located at 710 W. Main Street, rents and sells theatrical, masquerade and mascot costumes as well as makeup, wigs and accessories.   “We’ve been here since 1981,” owner…

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