Starved Rock Shutdown

Visitors could enjoy the panoramic view of the Illinois River valley from Starved Rock late last week, but much of the rest of the popular state park remained closed due to damage from a July 1 storm. (News Bulletin photo)…

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Lincoln’s Festival

Photo Courtesy of Lincoln’s Festival   by Ryan Martin   From July 18th through July 20th, Bloomington will be holding the sixth annual Lincoln’s Festival. It started as a one-day festival in 2009, the 200th anniversary of President Lincoln’s birth…

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RESEARCHING REAGAN

Four students working with Eureka College History Professor Junius Rodriguez are, from left, Colin Ash of Washington, Meredith Tuttle of Trivoli, Christopher Ranney of St. Charles, and Kyle Kiesewetter of Metamora.  Photo by Jerry McDowell.   by Jerry McDowell  …

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SUBURBAN NEWS BRIEFS

Mid-week farmers markets open in Aurora Farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, tasty products, artisan crafts, and other delectable items will be available on the Far East and Far West sides of the City this week as Aurora’s Mid-Week Farmers Markets make…

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