Bushnell Wheeler Home - Annual Christmas Open House
November 21, 2014 - November 23, 2014
Times: Friday 5:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday and Sunday Noon-5:00pm
In 1850 Professor Jackson Bushnell of Beloit College admired the view of the bluff south of Turtle Creek and purchased the land. In 1856, Reverend Alexander Montgomery, the agent for the American Board of Foreign Missions, purchased the five acres on which the house stands to build a retirement home...
Hamburgers to hot dogs. Fast food joints like Beef-a-Roo to the slow and elegant cuisine at Abreo. Whether your tastes are simple, sophisticated or tend toward something in between, the cooks of the Rockford area have just the recipes to satisfy your appetite.
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