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Sunday, June 26, 2016

Update: Pershing and 22nd

UPDATE to the earlier post entitled "Pershing and 22nd":


Grand unveiling of this beautiful piece of Caterpillar art:

June 30
11:30am

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Downtown Eats

Take a look at the diverse selection of restaurants and fooderies currently open and serving in downtown Decatur:

















Others serving food:
Jimmy John's
Subway
Decatur Club
The Avon Theater (best specialty popcorn in Macon County!)

And just north of downtown:  Paul's

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Decatur-made Roadsters

One of the many former industries of Decatur Illinois...... automobile manufacturing.

Comet Automobile Company

Pan American Motors Corporation











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Saturday, June 11, 2016

Pershing and 22nd

There are some exciting new things coming to this intersection:

Pershing and 22nd.


One example:


Keep watching for the changes!

Memory Lane 25

The memories of Decatur IL live on in this 25th grouping of various photos from Decatur's past......















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