Stories for October 2008


Sunday, October 19

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This two-story brick building serves up a legacy of food

From its cornfield beginnings as Buerhle’s Grocery through decades as Bob’s Market to its current incarnation as Angelina’s Cafe

Neighborly talk and homespun wisdom poured over the meat counter at Bob’s Market in the mid-1970s when Marvin Jones moved into a 600 block Boonville Road home with his family from Georgia.

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Houchins House is another of the city’s designated Landmarks

Before rehabilitating Capitol Avenue really took hold, Jim and Betty Weber took advantage of their 20-something energy and bought 611 E. Capitol Ave. as a fixer-upper.