NOVEMBER 11-- Online auction for Shea's Museum items in Springfield, Illinois, began today. A sad day for Route 66.
NOVEMBER 12-- Bloomington, Illinois, received $250,000 spread over five years "Officials in the Bloomington-Normal area acknowledged they were slow to embrace Route 66 tourism." An understatement, but at least now they are doing things. for a Route 66 Museum
NOVEMBER 16-- Ariston Cafe in Litchfield, Illinois, is still on the market with asking price of $1.2 million, now dropped to $925,000. It has been for sale since 2014 and the place won't close in the meantime. Always try to eat in the main room.
NOVEMBER 18-- Gillioz Theatre in Springfield, Missouri, celebrates its 90th year with a New Year's Eve concert by the Ozark Mountain Daredevils.