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Friday, September 25, 2015

NFT Underground Flea Market

One of Decatur's antique stores holds a flea market the first and third Saturdays of every month.

We are regular shoppers at the Never Forgotten Thymes (NFT) "Underground".  Here are some photos from a recent visit:

The Never Forgotten Thymes shop can be found at 726 East Cerro Gordo Street -- in between Martin Luther King Drive and the Wabash Depot.

More information:

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Prairie Celebration

We dropped by the Prairie Celebration out at Rock Springs Nature Center Sunday afternoon.

As you'll see below, there was a wide variety of craftsmen/women who had their talents on full display for visitors to enjoy.


Saturday, September 19, 2015

Arts in Central Park

Decatur's Central Park hosts many events throughput the year with one of the very best being held this weekend.

September 18, 19, 20


Here are Picture Decatur photos from the last 2 Arts in Central Park events:



Saturday, September 12, 2015

Bears Mural in Downtown Decatur

You hear there's yet another brand new mural going up in downtown Decatur?

This time, it's a Chicago Bears theme, celebrating "old school Bears"..... the Decatur Staleys.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Another Accolade for Millikin

Just last month, we wrote about how Millikin had been recognized as "one of the best" by Forbes Magazine:

Well, it's happened again!

Millikin University was recognized once again by U.S. News & World Report as one of the leading institutions in the country.  U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "Best Colleges" guidebook, released Sept. 9, ranks Millikin as the No. 10 Regional College in the Midwest.

Full news release here:

U.S. News and World Report's Millikin page:

Congrats to the entire MU Big Blue family!

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Shots from FPS 2015 : Album 2

Here is another set of photos taken at the 2015 Farm Progress Show in Decatur.  #FPS15

(some original shots, plus others from multiple sources on the Internet)