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Lincoln Museum to Explore the Cubs-Cardinals Rivalry
Abraham Lincoln, a long-time Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals season-ticket holder, used to show up at both Wrigley Field and Busch Stadium Cubs-Cardinals games in disguise to avoid a violent reaction from either team's fans should the crowd think Lincoln was choosing one squad over the oth…
Huntley Historical Society Raising Money For New Museum
The Huntley Historical Society is raising money to open a museum showcasing the village's history.
The Northwest Herald reports:
The society’s president, Jim Blasky, said he and the society have been working to organize fundraisers and explore potential partnerships that would help the society move cl…
Burpee Museum Gets Another Load of Dinosaur Bones
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The Burpee Museum of Natural History in Rockford has another trove of dinosaur bones to add to its collection.
A team that had worked at an excavation site in Utah unloaded 2,000 pounds of femurs and tail vertebrae on Friday...
New Frank Lloyd Wright Museum Opening In Rockford [AUDIO]
John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network
The only handicap-accessible home that Frank Lloyd Wright ever designed is becoming a museum.
Kenneth and Phyllis Laurent commissioned Wright to design the home in Rockford in 1949 after spinal cord problems left Kenneth Laurent paralyzed from the waist down...