The Eerie History Behind This Former Resort Town In Illinois Is Downright Bizarre

Hidden in McDonough County near present-day Macomb lies a former resort town with an incredible story. This small but beautiful plot of land has been reinvented many times over, and has picked up an interesting history along the way.

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