Local Services in Bloomington, IL

Sports psychologist Dr. Josephine Perry recently got the chance to review the new Hoy Napier on behalf of her nearly 2 year old daughter. As a cyclist who can always find an excuse for needing just one more bike, the realisation that she now gets to buy them for her daughter too was joyous.

Sharleen, Girl Scouts of Orange County
For her Gold Award project, Sharleen, 17, from Girl Scouts of Orange County, initiated the first-ever STEM program at a local Boys and Girls Club targeted at after-school programs for underserved children. Her goal was to ignite the kids' natural desires to learn and discover, by designing STEM curricula including fun, hands-on activities. To do this, Sharleen partnered with over…

Designed and tested in British Columbia, the Norco Sight A2 29er has all the ingredients needed for success: fantastic spec; cutting-edge frame design; big-rolling 29in wheels; and incredible value

Summer is winding down, but there's still time to sneak in a final family vacay! And whether you’re driving a few towns or a few states over, it’s a good idea to check to make sure your car is in tip-top shape. This will help save you time, money and potential headaches
Here are a few simple tips to help get your car road trip ready.
Car maintenance
Simple car maintenance now can help avoid a big road bump later (see what I…

The joys and freedom of learning to ride a bike as a child are memories that cyclists will cherish forever. Celebrating the launch of the latest HOY kids' range, and in partnership with British Cycling's Go-Ride programme, Sir Chris Hoy shares his tips and tricks to encourage more kids to take to the saddle.

Check out this week’s sampling of go-getting, innovating, risk-taking Gold Award Girl Scouts—young women who know what it means to lead with true G.I.R.L. spirit
Samantha, Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital
After walking into a physics lab and feeling out of place, Girl Scout Samantha was inspired to fight the underrepresentation of black women and girls in STEM. For her Girl Scout Gold Award…

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Please help us welcome Eric Burns. We are excited to have him join the IAA Credit Union (IAACU) family
Eric joined the team as a Teller in the Member Development Department. He is excited to be a part of the family, as this is his first job post-graduation and the rest of the team has made him feel right at home. Eric feels that he will bring a strong work-ethic, willingness to learn, and great sense of humor to the company.
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To help ease your transition to college life, University Housing Services wants to share some tips to help you feel at ease and confident as you prepare to move in.

Charity, Corporate & Special Events
Aside from schools and organizations, we photograph hundreds of events throughout the year for local charities and businesses.

More than 100 years ago, Frederick Law Olmsted conducted a study of how parks help property values. From 1856 to 1873 he tracked the value of the property immediately adjacent to Central Park, in order to justify the $13 million spent on its creation. He found that over the 17-year period there was

With only a few days to learn a leading role, this actress discovered that leaning on God has practical effects. She shares more about just what it means to lean on the Divine in this Q&A.

Won't You Be My Neighbor? For over thirty years, Fred Rogers, was beamed daily into homes across America. In his beloved telev...

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This Thursday, August 9th from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm, Andy with Smokin Brothers will be on-site cooking and answering questions on the incredible Smokin Brothers wood pellet grills. These grills are American Made in Jackson, Missouri
Andy will also have "Big Red" with him. If you need to cook for large groups, you need to check out the super capacity and ease of cooking on this tow behind grill.
If you're in the market for a new grill, you don't want to…

Recent studies show 98 percent of girls are excited about having a fulfilling career when they grow up. Here's how parents can help girls make those dreams come true.

The grocery store can provide many teachable moments for children to practice important literacy, math, wellness and social-emotional skills. Below are some fun ideas to keep your child engaged and learning during your next shopping trip. If the store has child-sized shopping carts, encourage your child to help you shop... Read More »

DIY projects are everywhere these days. More than ever before, a great home improvement can be just a pallet, can of spray paint, or 2x4 away. But if you're new to the DIY scene, you can feel overwhelmed just figuring out where to start. Don't be discouraged! Instead, choose one of these Bob Vila-approved projects that are perfectly suited for the novice DIYer.

Deciding where to live in retirement is never easy. These five considerations are critical in making a sound decision that you won't regret.