Interviews

  • Interview: Midwest Food Bank Gospel Concert

    The Midwest Food Bank began in a small barn on a farm in McLean County in 2003. They served 10 local agencies. They now have four locations and serve food pantries and soup kitchens for 203 different agencies.

  • Interview: Golf Fore Kids' Sake

    For decades, Big Brothers Big Sisters has helped local children realize their potential and build their futures. The organization matches adult volunteers with children, offering the kids a unique relationship.

  • Interview: Helicopters, Fire Trucks and Horses, Oh My!

    Over twenty local emergency response agencies will display their emergency equipment in the parking lot along War Memorial Drive for the public to explore & experience, free of charge.

  • Interview: 2013 Steamboat Classic one week away

    The Steamboat is regarded as the "World's Fastest Four Miles“, "Illinois Toughest 15K“ and “Peoria's Easiest 4K”. The running events are open and cater to runners and walkers of all ability levels.

  • Interview: Pasta Party for St. Jude

    If you’re not in the mood to cook as the weather warms up, don't worry, we've got the answer. Gary Nester joined Ashley McNamee on News 25 Live at Five to talk about the Pasta Party for St. Jude.

  • Interview: Holy Family Heritage Days

    PEORIA, Ill. -- If you are ready to kick-off summer, Holy Family Heritage Days may be a good place to do so. HOI 19's Eric Greene explains how fun and fund-raising combine for this annual event.

  • Interview: Operation on Stable Ground

    Here's an opportunity to help the East Peoria families affected by the April landslide. The Operation On Stable Ground Fundraiser will benefit the families affected by the landslide on Caitlin Court and Sunnybrook Drive.

  • Interview: Area tournament to benefit people with disabilities

    Each year Camp Big Sky holds an annual fishing tournament for children and adults with disabilities. It gives these individuals the chance to fish, camp, boat and just be outside.

  • Interview: Peoria Park District 50 Rock Programs

    Everyone from golfers to gardeners can enjoy the Peoria Park District's programming geared toward active 50+ individuals. 50 Rock Coordinator Gloria Phelps sat down with News 25’s Garry Moore with more on the program.

  • Interview: Canoe Float for St. Jude

    Canoe Float for St. Jude Saturday, June 15 Noon Mackinaw River Donation: $25     Pre-Registration: June 2 & June 9    1 p.