Sublette Illinois

Visitor goes to doggie jail!

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The Sublette farm toy and antique tractor  show happened like always the 3rd week of March. The show featured Oliver brand tractors and Saturday downed icy and snowy.  It was Saturday morning and  Keith and I were vendors set up in the firehouse at the show.  Suddenly, there was a scuttle as visitors and vendors […]

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A rolling legacy museum, a tribute to George Shaw

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At this year’s Sublette Toy Show, Jerry Shaw was set up with his rolling display, a literal museum that can go from place to place.  Jerry’s museum is a tribute, a legacy to his father, George Shaw.  Jerry brought the display, a trailer filled with memorabilia from his father’s trucking business that spanned 50 years […]

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Emergency Services keep us safe while on the road.

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While on the road it is nice to know that there are emergency crews available that have our backs.  For Keith and  we often travel to rural areas and in northern Illinois there is a medevac helicopter dedicated to those less traveled areas along the I-80 corridor and beyond.  I had the opportunity to interview […]

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Sublette is over....

Every year there are some events that mark the end of a season and the beginning of another. The Sublette Toy Show does that for me. This was the 33rd year for this show that is a wrap up of the indoor winter toy shows and the advent of Spring. You never know what kind […]

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