Bloomington Police tell us that all three victims in Tuesday's house fire died before the fire was fully involved.BPD says Eric Ringenberg was seen on home surveillance video hiding cell phones before he set the fire...
Compared to most livestock in North America, alpacas are relatively new. First commercially imported in 1984, many people have seen alpacas on their favorite television shows or on the news, but have never met one in person. Now is your chance!On September 23rd and 24th, alpaca owners from across the United States and Canada will invite the public to come to their farm or ranch to meet their alpacas and learn more about these inquisitive, unique animals, the luxury fiber they produce and why the alpaca business is perfect for environmentally conscious individuals. From 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday September 23 and 11:00 am to 5:00 pm on Sunday September 24, Houchin Family Alpacas will welcome guests to join them for many activities including, getting up close and feeding the alpacas, spinning and felting demonstrations, shop for all natural alpaca products, and learning about raising and owning alpacas. All for FREE.Houchin Family Alpacas is located at 16708 E 400 North Rd., Heyworth, IL 61745To find out more about National Alpaca Farm Days visit www.AlpacaFarmDays.com. To learn more about Houchin Family Alpacas, visit www.HouchinFamilyAlpacas.com.
Bloomington will soon need a new city Manager. David Hales is leaving his post to become the Joliet City Manager. The Joliet City Council voted Tuesday to authorize his new contract for $215,000. Hales was making $189,000 in Bloomington, where he has served since 2008
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