8,000 Duckies Race for the Finish Line at DuQuoin State Fair

Eight thousand rubber duckies swam for the finish line on Sept. 6 at the Southern Illinois Ducky Derby Dash at the DuQuoin State Fair. The inaugural event raised about $40,000 for Special Olympics in Southern Illinois. Duck Ambassador and Special Olympics athlete John Henley of Marion accompanied Gov. Bruce Rauner in a boat as the…

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Area News – August 2015

Chicago/Area 3 NELARUSKY A Success Celebrating the 9th year, NELARUSKY has become one of the premier launch parties for Chicago’s Lollapalooza.  Since its launch, the event, which is held at Metro in Chicago, has featured bands including Imagine Dragons, Icona Pop and Alabama Shakes. On July 29, Nelarusky 9 didn’t disappoint fans at the sold-out…

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9th Annual NELARUSKY Another Success

Celebrating the 9th year, NELARUSKY has become one of the premier launch parties for Chicago’s Lollapalooza.  Since its launch, the event, which is held at Metro in Chicago, has featured bands including Imagine Dragons, Icona Pop and Alabama Shakes. On July 29, Nelarusky 9 didn’t disappoint fans at the sold-out concert. Bands Young Buffalo and…

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