A Peach of a Day

A Peach of a Day

A Peach of a Day One of the joys of living in New Athens is it’s out in a rural area. That means we are close to various farms and places to get fresh food. One of those places is Eckert’s Farm. They are in Belleville, but it’s surrounded by farmland. It’s about 11...
Is Amtrak the way to go?

Is Amtrak the way to go?

By Bruce Carlson Hi everyone! Have you ever asked yourself is Amtrak the way to go? I was recently asking myself that question. Karen had scheduled time with her massage clients back in our old stomping grounds, the North Aurora area. As a massage therapist, she was...