Tag Archives: history

Happy Birthday Machacek Branch Library!

Machacek Library is having a “birthday party” on September 19th (Saturday), from 11am to 1pm.  There will be cake to celebrate, a ton of historical Branch photos, and staff who have worked here from years past.  It’s really informal...

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Fyler Avenue Bridge

By Janet Desnoyer As you might expect, transportation in the Lindenwood Neighborhood has undergone significant changes over the years.  I would like to highlight two items which were mentioned repeatedly when interviewing older residents of the neighborhood. One referenced...

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Donut Drive-In Gets New Sign

Thanks to the Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program, the Donut Drive-In on Chippewa is sporting a restored neon lighted sign! On Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 5:00pm., the sign was officially dedicated! Thanks to those who helped preserve our...

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