MT. VERNON — — Area residents participated in the Building tour with a taste of Mt.Vernon on Thursday. The evening began with a tour of newly remodeled business that include Williamson Asia, Rare Chop House, Lowery's Irish Pub and Studio B. The Elks Lodge was the last stop of the event where guest could sample food and drinks from several vendors.
Gold Wing Rally
Several motorcycle chapters gathered for the Gold Wing Road Riders Association Summer Rally at the Holiday Inn on Friday. The main focus of the event was to promote motorcycle safety. The weekend-long event's theme was “Weekend of Heroes” as a tribute to all veterans, firemen, policemen and others who have served. Throughout the day, there were several vendors, bike games and a raffle.Continued ...
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Burrell "Gene" Davis
Burrell Eugene “Gene” Davis, 86, of Mt. Vernon, died at 6 a.m. Friday, July 25, 2014, at Mt. Vernon Countryside Manor in Mt. Vernon.Mr. Davis was a retired Illinois Bell Telephone employee for forty years, ending his career as the state safety directContinued ...
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St. Louis Rams and Chicago Bears fans have reasons to be excited for the upcoming football season.
Both teams feature explosive young talent, who have a chance to dominate the league. Challenges also stand in their way.Continued ...
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Don't judge mothers with messy homes
I was building shelves in my garage when a neighbor girl, one of my 4-year-old daughter's friends, approached me and said, "I just saw in your house. It's pretty dirty. Norah's mommy needs to clean more."Continued ...
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