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This year's Soon to be Famous Author Michael Alan Peck surrounded by colleagues from the Soon to be Famous Project. Learn more about how you can nominate the next Soon to be Famous Author here. Photo courtesey of Soon to be Famous Author Project.

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The Peoria Public Library's Lincoln Branch unveils a plaque to celebrate the library's listing in the National Register of Historic Places and to honor the community activist who helped keep the branch library open. See more.

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Discover how products that are made in Elgin help power equipment all over the world at Manufacture Your Future, October 4 - 11, at Gail Borden Public Library. Read more.

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The Streator Public Library, a Carnegie library built in 1903, features paintings by Gustave A. Fuchs.

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Congrats to the Richard A. Mautino Memorial Library (Spring Valley) on receiving a RAILS grant to join PrairieCat, one of four shared online catalog organizations supported by RAILS. Recently, RAILS Executive Director Dee Brennan helped the library celebrate by presenting the library with a ceremonial check. Photo courtesy of Goldie Rapp, Bureau County Republican.


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