Bob Marx, new head of the PACVB

Welcome to Peoria, Bob Marx, new head of the PACVB

The Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau announced that Bob Marx will be the organization’s new president/CEO beginning February 1st. Marx is currently with the Marriott Corporation and has extensive industry experience in hospitality, including hotel operations, advertising and marketing, and specifically, directing and managing CVBs in North America.

Eagle Day Festival

February 6, 2010

The 10th Annual Eagle Days Festival Art Competition will be held at Dickson Mounds Museum. The event is sponsored by Mason County Arts Council, Fulton County Arts Council, Dickson Mounds Museum, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Havana Public Library, Emiquon Audubon Society, and The Nature Conservancy and is now open to all students in Grades 1-12 in Mason and Fulton Counties. Students of private art studios and home schools are welcome to participate.