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Tuesday, December 29, 2015


Taking a small break from posting pictures.........

Here's a reminder about the wide variety of charitable foundations that would appreciate hearing from you if you're looking for a way to invest in the future of Decatur.

From parks to schools to hospitals to pets, you can make a difference tomorrow by taking action today.


Community Foundation of Macon County

Decatur Public Schools Foundation

Decatur Parks Foundation

HSHS St. Mary's Foundation

Decatur Memorial Foundation

St. Teresa Educational Foundation

Decatur and Macon County Animal Shelter Foundation

Richland Community College Foundation

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Memory Lane Stuff 13

Here's a new collection (the 13th) of photos celebrating and memorializing the history of Decatur Illinois. 

TAGS: boat license, bottle, Cadet, jazz band, Lincoln Theater, MacArthur High School, Melvin David, memory lane, MHS, Millikin Building, millikin university, MU, Pythian, Wabash Railroad,

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Saturday, December 12, 2015

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Memory Lane Stuff 12

Here's collection #12 of various Decatur-related "old stuff" that may generate a recollection of memories for some.......

(special thanks to eBay seller ROCKABI101 for providing this Walter Ahlheim image)

TAGS: Burks, Chaps, Decatur Pump, Herman Post, Hi-Flier, Hickey Brothers, Hotel Orlando, Lincoln Theater, memory lane, roller skate, Wabash Railroad, Walter Ahlheim, Wilsonian, Wittig, WJBL, Woodrow Wilson Junior High,