Press coverage of the Lincoln Highway Buy-Way

Here are some news articles that covered the Lincoln Highway Buy-Way earlier this month.

Rise and fall of a business on the Lincoln Highway

Patch columnist Michael Lambert writes about the rise and fall of Powell’s Mill, a windmill-inspired diner and gas station along the Lincoln Highway in Plainfield, Illinois from the 1920s through the 1950s.

Park Forest, IL dedicates Lincoln Highway mural on Juneteenth

Park Forest, Illinois dedicated its new Lincoln Highway mural on Juneteenth — June 19 — which celebrates the emancipation of slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865, the first widespread enforcement of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation. The mural is part of a series of murals produced by the Illinois Lincoln Highway Coalition.

2012 Lincoln Highway Buy-Way: August 9-11

The eighth annual Lincoln Highway Buy-Way takes place from Thursday, August 9 to Saturday, August 11. The yard sales will take place along the Lincoln Highway in Ohio, West Virginia, Indiana, Illinois and Iowa.