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Round wooden table, 42” wide, and 2 chairs. VGC. $75. 309-925-3404. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

Armoire with upper and lower compartments and double doors. All wood. Classic design. Great for storage or entertainment center. $100 OBO. 309-825-0233. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

Antique Toledo 6’ butcher’s scale from old Danvers Meat Locker. Beautiful condition, $600. 309-287-7595. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

2000 Porsche Boxster S convertible with hard top, all black, 52,000 miles, very good condition, manual transmission, drivetrain Rwd, engine 3.2L H6 24 V Mpfi Dohc, $11,500. Deb Wheeler, 309-275-3888. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

1995 Lincoln Town Car Signature, clean, no rust, 90,000 mi., newer tires. $2890 OBO. 309-449-5535 / 309-846-1841. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

1979 Corvette: All original except radiator. $7000 OBO. 309-635-1722. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT, 89,000 miles, new tires & rims, sunroof, heated seats, leather. Nice condition. $4500. 309-678-5353. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

1993 Nu-Wa Hitchhiker RV, 35'. W/D, 50 amp service. $6000. 309-547-1044. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

New 2015 John Deere 825i Gator, extremely low hours, Real Tree camo, solid doors, power steering, full windshield, electric dump. Loaded, numerous accessories. $17,300 OBO. 309-369-2103. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

1993 Nu-Wa Hitchhiker RV, 35'. W/D, 50 amp service. $6000. 309-547-1044. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

2004 Wilderness 5th wheel travel trailer, 30’ with 2 slides, nicely equipped. Set up and can be seen any time. $8500 OBO. 309-453-3053. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

2000 American Ironhorse-customized, insured value $60,000, Arlen Ness parts, EC. $23,900 or reasonable offer. 309-657-8787. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

2000 Honda Shadow Spirit VT1100 17,000 miles. Sounds and runs great, everything works. Also included: windshield, extra seat, bike bag. $1950 firm. 309-339-8907. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

John Deere 2210 compact tractor, loader, weight box, 4’ squealer, 62” deck, full hydralic snowblower with quick-tach, full curtis cab w/heater, clean. 428hrs. $14,995. 309-251-1483. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

1995 International 4900 bucket/cable pulling truck, 20k bed winch, auto, DT466 with in-frame overhaul from Centre State, thousands in extras, parts and rigging,capstan. Trades? $15,995. 309-251-1483. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

INVACARE TDX SP power wheelchair, power tilt, new batteries. New $15,850. Asking $1550 OBO. 309-613-4937. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.

Wurlitzer home organ, Model 4300 Deluxe. 2 tier with pedals, dark wood. $150. Pekin area. 309-857-1207. See picture on Classified Ad Pictures page at www.areabuyersguide.com.


Baker's rack. $60. Call 309-256-4126.

Water Softener: Morton 34,000 grain, LN, only used one month. Price includes three 50 lb. bags Morton salt. $149. 309-418-7079.

Freezer containers, 200, plastic, pint size. $20/all. 309-699-1197.

Allstar #6500 1/2 HP garage door opener. Like new. $100. 309-266-9452.

New queen pillowtop mattress set, still in plastic. $200. Can deliver. 309-838-8923.

Solid dark oak pedestal dining table, 47" round, 2 leaves, creates 70" oblong. $200. 309-963-6030.

Corner fireplace cabinet base and cabinet. Unfinished oak. Originally priced over $1500. New, never opened, still in the boxes. Will only sell as a set. $199 OBO. 217-899-5526.

Cherry china cabinet: 68" wide x 85" tall, LN. $699. Call/text 309-369-4360.

Whirlpool refrigerator with top freezer, perfect condition. $175. 309-383-4388.

Chairlift for stairway w/8' rail, 300 lb. capacity, like new. $500. 309-382-2316.

Wood/glass high quality sofa table, light oak, excellent condition. $75. 309-922-0725.

Matching Stegers reclining sofa and loveseat, blue/beige plaid, EC. No smoking or children. $375 OBO. 309-360-4130.

Bruno stairlift, battery backup, 14'5" straight rail, folding chair, VGC. $1200. 309-263-8628.

3 year old natural gas, 120,000 BTU hot water boiler, possible garage floor heat. $650. 309-219-4792.

Hospital bed, 3 crank, no mattress. Adjustable height, legs or rollers. $150. 309-467-2009, Eureka.

Beautiful oak bridge type media console, 78"H x 99"W (including crown molding), 21" deep. Each cabinet 24" wide with beveled glass doors. Bridge is about 48" wide, has lighting. $275. 309-266-5125.

Mattress Doctor: American made, built to last. Check us out in Pekin, Superstore, Rt. 9, 309-353-1500, and Mattress Doctor Furniture Salebarn, open to the public, Rt. 9, Mackinaw, 309-359-9400.

Dining Table: Solid oak, 53”x48”. 1-17” leaf, metal scrolled legs, 6 chairs, 2 captain. GC. $150 OBO. 309-244-8816.

All white aluminum patio set, table/4 chairs. $200. 309-968-0018.

Hot Tub: Still using, wanting smaller one. Extra filters, seats five. $2000. 309-697-0753.

Piano, spinet, matching storage bench, brand name Cable, very nice condition. $300. 309-387-6709.

Organ, Lowery, matching storage bench, two keyboards, dark wood. $300. 309-387-6709.

Jacuzzi hot tub, deluxe model. EC. Steps & chemicals included. $5100. 309-635-0198.

Intex elevated twin air bed with electric pump. Still in box. $30. 309-712-3302.

30”x60” earthtone granite slab, like new. $395. 309-696-0846.

Pem-Kay Couch: 3 cushion, blue pattern, $150. 309-360-9871.

End tables, dark wood, $40/pair. 309-360-9871.

End table, glass top & metal frame, EC. 23” x 28”. $35. 309-266-9841.

Oak family room set, 7 piece, navy cushions, VGC. $650 OBO. 309-267-7782.

Antiques & Collectibles:

Five antique well pumps. Great decoration for the yard. $300 each. 309-408-2910.

Antique rectangular table, 4 chairs, and matching bureau, 100 years old. $300 OBO. Hopedale, 309-208-6968.

Old feed scale, nice original paint, good condition. $165. 309-613-7007.

Crocheted Throw: Very old, 22 vivid colors, 44Wx46L, pattern wave, heavy thread, never displayed. $150. 309-202-2298.

Crocheted Cover: Many years old. Many uses. Heavy threads, 10 different stitches, eggshell, four squares, flower pattern, 80Lx84W, never displayed. Non-smoker. $150. 309-202-2298.

Precious Moments Chapel keepsake memory book, 100 full color photographs, paintings and other artwork, book and pictures 10x7, Flight Into Egypt, 48 pages, 1994, Sam Butcher. $150. 309-202-2298.

Nice antique Maytag washer with electric motor, has excellent graphics. Maytag oil can goes with it. $550 OBO. 309-530-6277.

12 NASCAR Winston Cup yearbooks, EC, varying years. $150 for all. 309-392-2242.

Exercise/Sporting Equipment:

NordicTrack ski exercise machine. $75. 309-418-7079.

Ice Fishing Equipment: Eskimo Quickfish 3 pop-up, NIB, $125. Mako 8" ice auger, LN, $175. 309-830-2230.

New tennis racket, never used. $25. 309-699-1197.

Golf Clubs: Complete set with bag. $30. 309-620-3086.

TenPoint Wicked Ridge crossbow, scope and case, 180 lb. pull. $500. 309-369-7676.

16’ canoe, Mad River, 2 custom bent paddles, seats & extras. $1400. 309-694-4015.

Help Wanted:

Class A CDL, part local & part over the road driver needed. 309-392-3118.

Over the road flatbed Class A CDL, home weekends. 309-392-3118.

Help Wanted: New restaurant in Minier now hiring all positions. 309-392-1900, leave message. Owner will return call.

Hiring: Part time waitress & part time bartender. River Roadhouse, Mackinaw. Contact Brenda, 309-613-8568 or Dave, 309-264-5202.

Wanted: Someone to dismantle & reassemble 15'x18' storage shed, E. Peoria. 309-657-0030.

Help Wanted: Flat work concrete company, laborers & finishers. Call 309-370-6539.

Drivers, CDL-A: Normal, IL. 100% no-touch freight. Competitive weekly pay, weekly scheduling, complete benefits package, holiday, vacation pay. Call 1-855-975-8619.

Help Wanted: Local builder needs experienced shingle installers and laborers for Morton area roof work. Honesty and integrity counts. poneal1314@gmail.com. 309-208-1338.

Tools & Equipment:

Paver-Masonary table saw with diamond blade. $500. 309-963-6030.

HD tandem axle trailer, 12' steel deck, $900. TroyBilt tiller, $300. Ford garden tractor, 12.5hp, $300. Engine hoist, $75. Oxy acetylene tanks, cart & torch, $250. 309-363-9861.

Vermeer T30 tree spade, fits on a skid steer. $2950. 309-620-6341.

Delta Universal Shopmaster with stand, model TP305, used 5 times. $300. 309-965-2715.

Duracraft dust collector, model D65015, used 5 times. $200. 309-965-2715.

Snow blower, Sears Craftsman, 22", electric start, self-propelled. Used 4 times. Cost $560, sell for $350 OBO. 309-691-4008 / 309-363-3812.

Jet bandsaw, 14” throat, LN. $500 OBO. 309-264-5202.

3/4” drive socket set, all USA made, new 24” ratchet, new 20” breaker bar, 29 sockets. $250. 309-383-2343.

OXY acetylene torch kit & cart. $300. 309-275-4936.

Air compressor, 1 cyl. cast iron, works very good. $35. Come to 106 Lake St., Sunnyland. 309-745-3657.

Greenfield Industries 20 piece hexagon die set, 1/4”-1”, NC & NF, new in box, $125. 309-694-4015.

Slightly used tools and chest, asking $800. Call after 5pm: 309-682-0564.

Heavy duty 5 inch centrifugal pump mounted on half HP 120V Wagner motor, $50 OBO. 309-839-1479.

Cars & Trucks:

2000 Buick Century Custom, 4dr., automatic, 2 new tires, runs good, great starter car. $1000 OBO Call 309-648-0253.

2001 Chevy Lumina, 4dr, 109K, cold air, looks and runs great. $2295. Benedict's, 518 W. Main, Peoria, 309-637-0131, 309-635-7120.

2006 GMC Sierra crew cab, 5.3L, A/T, loaded, A/C, trailer pack. 194,xxx miles. $6800. 309-657-1166.

1995 Olds Regency, 108,000 miles, needs brake work. $2000 OBO. 309-925-3009.

1987 Camaro Z-28 IROC, 56,000 miles, loaded, T-tops, dark red, custom wheels. $12,000. 309-963-6030.

2002 Limited Edition red Camaro, V6 automatic, T-tops, ground effects. $5500. 309-369-2103.

1998 GMC Sonoma 96-K, auto, air, nice condition. Good Carfax. AM/FM/CD. $4200 OBO. 309-431-9960.

2002 Saturn L100, miles 180k plus. Looks great, sell for parts or work vehicle. Asking $500 OBO. 309-212-4497.

1990 Mitsubishi Galant, fully loaded, 88,000 miles. $2000 OBO. 309-645-9723.

2001 Buick Regal GS, 3.8L, supercharged, heated leather seats, 112,000 miles. $4200. 309-232-3586.

2007 Kia Rondo LXV6, runs & drives great, no rust, good rubber, cold air, uses no oil, recent brakes, new shocks & struts, interior good, 146k, Blue Book $2590, asking $2000 OBO. 309-840-1586.

2002 Oldsmobile Silhouette van, 4dr, looks and runs good. $1395. Benedict's, 518 W. Main, Peoria, 309-637-0131, 309-635-7120.

1998 GMC Jimmy, white, 4WD. Runs well. $1500 OBO. 309-261-6865.

1991 Mustang GT 5.0, auto, white, $5000 OBO. 309-360-7995.

2014 Dodge Ram 1500, towing package, white, 33,500 mi., EC. $23,950. 309-696-4949.

2001 Dodge pickup 1500, 5.9L, 200k miles. $1500 OBO. 309-840-7280.

1998 Mazda 5sp. Updates: brakes, exhaust gasket, alternator, converter, belt. Regular maintenance. 195k mi. Great runner. $900. 309-231-2246.

1999 Ford Windstar van, 4dr, $1395. Benedict's, 518 W. Main, Peoria, 309-637-0131, 309-635-7120.

Olds Silhouette van, 2003, 177,000 miles, dependable. $2000. 309-925-5524.

2001 Ford E250 cargo van. Triton V8. Driveable, but has transmission issues. Interior excellent condition. Very clean. Storage shelves & ladder racks included. 87,000 mi. Good condition, $2000. 309-208-4188. Tremont, IL.

2011 Kia Optima EX, silver, 83,000 miles, one owner, always garaged, just serviced. Excellent condition, 32 mpg highway. $9850. 309-392-1619.

2001 Ford Ranger quad cab, 184,xxx miles, electric windows, CC, CD, ice cold A/C, ladder rack. Midnight blue. Great work truck. $3500. 309-256-6294.

2002 Dodge Caravan, 4dr, high miles. $1195. Benedict's, 518 W. Main, Peoria, 309-637-0131, 309-635-7120.

2004 Sonoma extended cab, very clean. $5900 OBO. 217-737-5090.

Crown Victoria, 2001, white, 124,792 miles. Remote start, runs great. $2000. 309-291-5120.

2000 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP, supercharged, moonroof, car cover, premium stereo, new tires & brakes, garaged, EC. $5000. 309-263-7857.

2002 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT, red, excellent condition, 173k miles, $7,000. 309-712-1136.

Grandpa’s 2001 Ford Ranger XLT, black, 4cyl., 5sp., 180,000, Jason hard cap, very dependable. $2000 OBO. 309-706-9659.

2004 GMC Safari mobility van, 4WD, front & rear heat/cooling, side wheelchair lift, new battery, fuel pump, shocks. 4-way tie downs, 142,000 miles. $7000 invested, asking $6000 OBO. 309-347-9448.

1998 Ranger Supercab, V6, standard 5-speed trans., noise in trans. $1850. 309-620-6341.

For Sale: 2005 Toyota Sienna. Seats 8. $5500 OBO. Call Ben, 309-310-5830.

2006 Ranger: Needs motor & pickup bed. $500. 309-620-6341.

2004 Nissan Frontier pickup, 1 owner, 5 speed, full power, 170K miles, $3900. 309-925-5308.

2003 Mitsubishi Diamante, low miles, leather, sun roof, cold air, $3295. 309-267-3876.

1999 Dodge Dakota Sport, V6, automatic, 96k, $2495. Benedict's, 518 W. Main, Peoria, 309-637-0131, 309-635-7120.

2002 Corvette convertible, 65,000 miles, mint condition. Many, many extras. $25,000. 309-208-6966.

1995 Lincoln Mark VIII, runs great, cold A/C. $2900 OBO. 217-737-5090.

Automotive Miscellaneous:

For Sale: Cm 8ft dually truck bed with LED lights. Took off '98 GMC truck. $2500 OBO. Call 319-481-0351.

15k Trail Boss 5th wheel, fits back of pickup truck. $250. 309-256-4126.

Factory skid plate for '97-'02 Dodge Dakota 4dr. 4x4, used. $55. 309-830-1207.

Blue topper, raised in back, fits shortbed Ranger or S-10 pickup. $25. 309-202-7211.

Pickup Topper: Full size, white, clamps included. $40. 309-467-2925 or 309-262-4147.

Set of steel 17" rims, silver, new w/caps for Ford F150. $250/set. 309-267-0312.

2014 United 6x10 enclosed V-nose trailer, sloped front, gray, side walk-in door, ramp, rear door, tie downs. $2500 OBO. 309-241-6160.

Aluminum toolbox, fits S-10, black, EC. $125. 309-201-9996, Pekin. Local pickup.

Roadmaster Sterling aluminum tow bar, 8,000 lb., $450. 309-369-7676.

Sure-Trac trailer, 49” x 92”, tilt bed, excellent condition. $395. 309-418-7079.

Hydro trailer by Quadel Industries: Perfect towing accessory for PWC. $400. 309-359-8759.

Car Kit: Unassembled, 1929 Mercedes Deluxe, front engine Gazelle. $4000 OBO. 309-758-5349.

Utility Trailer:  2014, 5’x8’, ramp tailgate, perfect for riding mower. Many improvements. $850 OBO. 309-530-1895.

Weather Tech tan front & rear mats for 2009 Murano. $100. 309-694-1120.

Bed for landscaping truck, 94”W x 10’, $500. 309-620-6341.

Ford 1993 F250 4x4, wrecked. Good for parts. ARE bed topper. Good bed. $650. 309-620-6341.

1970 Jeep CJ5, project, ground up. Title. V6 zero miles. $5500. 309-231-7296.

Jeep Wrangler factory rims, 5, 17”x7.75". $100. 309-645-1677.

For Sale: Fiberglass tonneau cap, fits S-10, 6’ box, maroon (red), like new. $375. 309-231-6251.

1940’s Harley sidecar tub. Needs work, no bottom in it. $400 OBO. 309-473-2979.

Four 18” stock King Ranch rims, 6 bolt, $800. 309-275-3684.

Recreational Vehicles, Cycles, Boats

2009 CanAm Spyder Sport, red, 12,000 miles, excellent condition. $7000. 309-359-3152.

Lund 16' deep V Special Edition fishing boat with 9.9 Johnson & trailer. Well-equipped. VGC. $5000. 309-251-5361.

Low Line bass boat, 17', with 70hp Mercury. $2000. 309-925-3011.

2011 Ultra Limited, EC. Black, ABS Security, 8400 miles. $14,000 OBO. Call or text 309-275-0439.

2005 Kymco motor scooter, Super 9, 49cc, 2-stroke, disc brakes, EC. $745. 309-657-1166.

Bass Tracker: New trolling motor. 40hp Merc. New seats. EC. $2250 firm. 309-620-6949.

2015 Indian Roadmaster, red with tan seats, 3 years left on 5 year warranty, 7000 miles. $21,500 OBO. 309-840-2517.

2012 Harley Electra Glide Ultra, 12,1xx miles, factory alarm, ABS, Ember Red. 103 C.I. 6spd. EC. $15,200. 309-253-8203.

Harley Davidson 2012 FAT Bob, 16,000 miles, Screamin' Eagle tuner, LoJack security, more extras. Nice clean bike. $11,750 OBO. 309-635-3825.

Golf Cart: Electric Harley Davidson, new batteries, fair condition. $1200. 309-963-4992.

2012 Kawaski Ninja, 8xxx mi., $4200. Text/message Jeb, 309-265-8068.

1986 Southwind motor home, 454 motor, automatic, 28', towing package, all brand new tires, 75 miles on them. Shower, fridge, stove, microwave, oven, air conditioner, generator. $7000 OBO. 309-275-8502, leave message.

1990 FLHTC, complete new top end, cam, oil pump, clutch, clutch cable, belt, rings, pistons, complete valve job, 38,500 original miles, antique, great shape. $7000 OBO. 309-275-8502, leave message.

1996 Yamaha 400 Kodiak w/plow, 4x4, forward & reverse, winch, electric start, not many miles. Bought for deer hunting, haven't used. $2750 OBO. 309-275-8502, leave message.

35' 1986 Allegro motorhome 454 Chevy EW9. $2500 OBO. 309-346-5438.

1993 BMW K1100LT, 57,000 miles, side cases, top case, Corbin seat, owner's manual, Clymer shop manual. Adult ridden, $2500. David Snider, 309-241-6513.

2004 Honda Shadow motorcycle, excellent condition, 6800 miles. $4500. 309-824-6528.

Golf Cart: Yamaha, gas, windshield, lights, color beige, pin stripes, nice. $2595. 309-678-6462.

2003 Suzuki Burgman 400, reliable, 9500 miles, new battery, newer tires, luggage rack. $1700. 309-925-3664.

1990 Yamaha Venture Royale XVC 13P, $1500. 217-323-5444.

2002 32.6 RLS Coachman Catalina GSX, 2 slides, rear living room, cherry wood, very clean, never traveled, new water heater, gas & electric, white with blue trim. $7950. 309-208-1757.

2008 Harley Davidson, 883L, 14,000 miles, red, runs great. $3500 OBO. 309-613-3014.

Pontoon Boat: 1978 Bass Buggy with trailer, $2500 OBO. 309-531-6507.

1978 BMW motorcycle with sidecar, new top end, new battery. Runs good, looks good, 44,000 miles and only $6500. 309-473-2979.

1982 Yamaha XJ550 Maxim, good condition, $1200. Call or text 309-265-4560.

17’ Bassmaster with 90hp Nissan, very low hours, new cover, excellent condition. $4000. 309-359-6026.

2009 Harley Davidson RoadKing Classic, EC, 30K, Fairing w/stereo, hardbags, Tourpak, lots of extras, $13,000. 309-208-8541.

2009 FLHX Harley Street Glide, Stage 1, 103 cu.in., many extras, must see. $15,000. 309-264-8801.

1996 Yamaha 1100 CC, low miles, red, white, cherry. $1200. 309-678-5998.

18’ Tom Sawyer Runabout, V6 motor, needs work. With trailer. $1000 OBO. 239-985-0299.

Farm Equipment/Mowers/Accessories:

Exmark Lazer Z XP diesel, 6' deck, 1100 hours, GC. $2800. 309-369-7254.

Hawkline bucket hay bale spear. $200. 309-963-6030.

JD 350 sickle mower, 7' bar. $675. 309-840-2616.

1938 IH F-14, on steel, restored, 2 row cultivator. $4500 OBO. 309-208-3996.

1953 IH Super M, good tires & paint. $4500 OBO. 309-208-3996.

1956 IH 300 tractor, new tires, paint good. $4500 OBO. 309-208-3996.

1950 Cub with 1 row cultivator & front blade, new tires. $2500 OBO. 309-208-3996.

7060 AC tractor, 2600 actual hours. Bought new in 1980. EC. $9000. 309-224-3882.

10 shank IH disc chisel plow. $2500. 309-224-3882.

26' IH field cultivator with walking tandems. $2500. 309-224-3882.

JD planter, Van Burnt 10', hyd. lift, $975. 309-620-6341.

JD 115 3pt. 10' leveling blade, $595. 309-620-6341.

Wanting to buy: 5000# to 6000# forklifts w/air tires, prefer good running & ready to go. Also tractor-type & rough terrain forklifts. We also buy those that need TLC. 217-346-2482.

International Super C tractor, parade ready. $2900 OBO. 309-620-6341.

Newer Husqvarna LTH18538 riding lawn mower for sale. 38" standard 3N1 blade with 18.5 HP. Original purchase price over $1200. Selling for $750. Text or call 309-706-9672 if interested.

JD 630, great condition, new tires. $6800. 309-392-2953.

JD 730D: Good tires, runs great, looks great. $12,000. 309-275-7475.

JD 820: New tires, runs great, looks great. $12,000. 309-275-7475.

AC 7060, runs good, 160HP. Sat for 10 years. $3000. 309-241-5629.

19HP Troy-Bilt lawn tractor w/mower deck, snow blower, attachments, tire chains & wheel weights. $2000. 309-678-9235.

38” Agri-Fab tow lawn sweeper. $100. 309-392-2789.

JD 110 mower, $600 OBO. 309-965-2814.

Woods 3-pt. auger, 10”, approximately 4 years old. Used 3 times. $695. 309-620-6341.

Rubbermaid lawn cart, 8 cubic feet, removable sides. $80. 309-925-3664.

Lawn Boy push mower, self-propelled, good condition. $125. 309-452-6358.

Honda Hydrostatic lawn tractor with liquid-cooled engine, original $4000, asking $1400. Includes extras, runs excellent. 309-573-9047.

2013 commercial zero turn Country Clipper, 50” cut, 37hp, joy stick steering, 129 hrs. Well cared for. $7500 firm. 309-968-2873/309-620-1790.

Grain Vac: Walinga 5614, used little, very good shape. $15,000 OBO. 309-565-7119.

Killbros 400 center dump wagon, 10 ton Killbros gear. $1100 OBO. 309-706-9659/309-747-2830.

1954 Case VAC-14, rare, lowboy, 4 new tires, earlier restoration, $2000 OBO. 309-363-4156.

Rear tractor tires: Pair of Denman turf tires, made in USA, 14.9-24 on 12x24 steel rims, LN condition, $450. 309-224-8006.

1947 Allis Chalmers Model C, excellent condition, good tires, runs good. $1800. 309-267-1695.

Buying tractor-loader-backhoes, compact & utility tractors, all types of 3 point equipment. Needing TLC or not running OK. State Rte 133 Wholesalers: 217-346-2482.

John Deere 127 2-row shredder, newer blade bolts and new blades. $700. 309-826-4270.


Anna is a 4 year old who is battling cancer. Please join us in supporting her and her family Saturday, April 29 from 12-6pm at the Dee-Mack Primary/Jr. High School in Mackinaw. Events & Activities: pulled pork dinner, bouncy house, crafts for the kids, face painting & balloon guy (2-4), raffles, silent auction. Questions: Contact Trina Hubbard at thubbard@deemack.org or Laura Balcom at lbalcom@deemack.org.

Pressure washing, deck staining, painting, general maintenance. Servicing Mackinaw and surrounding communities. 217-870-0169.

Want to buy: Golf cart, gas powered, with top. 309-256-2302.

Glock 43 9mm compact. $425. FOID req. 309-359-8368.

Cat house, 3 story, on wheels. $100. 309-256-4126.

Quantum electric wheelchair,  with charger, excellent condition. Also reclines. Value $2000-$4000, asking $500. Pekin, 309-347-2758.

Buy, Sell, Trade Guns: Louis & Clark Outpost. Gun & fishing equipment on sale. Antiques, collectibles, and more. All police, veterans, active & former military receive 20% off ammo. FOID. New location - moved to Mackinaw: 107 E. Fast Street. 309-660-3221 / 309-642-4073.

Mackinaw Valley Karate & Fitness: In business 20 years. Adult & child classes, cardio/kickboxing Wednesdays 6pm. Find us on Facebook: mackinawvalleykarate. 309-642-4073

Navy Arms: 12ga. double brown barrel muzzle loader shotgun, VGC. $410. FOID req. 309-830-1207.

Winchester 94 44mag 20" octagon barrel. Made in USA. NIB. $1020. FOID req. 309-830-1207.

Wanted: Good used treadmill. Call 309-264-2979.

Buying Guns: All kinds, quantity, or condition. Reasonable prices. FOID. 309-256-3142 anytime.

4 boxes clean recycled blue jeans. $20/all. 309-699-1197.

Pair of brown wingtip Florsheim dress shoes, new, sz. 7-1/2D. $50. 309-699-1197.

Handyman Services: Mark Nalley, owner. Electrical, plumbing, drywall, painting, carpentry, & much more. Give me a call, no job too small. Fully insured. 309-645-9723.

Spinet Piano: Well maintained, in excellent condition. $550. 309-251-6377.

Wanted: Unwanted computer related equipment: monitors, keyboards, etc. Sorry, no TVs. 309-679-7840.

Handyman: Roofing, siding, drywall, painting, small electrical, plumbing. Reasonable rates. 309-679-7840.

C & N Mini Storage: Indoor/outdoor storage. 309-354-4026 or 309-359-8778 (cell).

Dressage saddle plus girth, stirip leathers, and stirips, black, perfect condition. $650 OBO. 309-392-3164 after 4pm.

Ventura 318 scooter, 2014, drive mechanism Ventura DLX, 3 wheel, w/18" captain's seat. LN. $850. 309-383-4388.

Willie G leather jacket, large, sleeves & liner unzip for vest. Like new. Paid $500. Would like $300 OBO. 309-264-4139.

3/4 carat heart-shaped solitare diamond ring, gold, beautiful. $2500. 309-699-0319, Peoria.

Drum Set: 5pc. Pearl Export series, 2 snares, 5 cymbals, Zildjian. $550 OBO. 309-241-0936.

9MM Diamondback, auto pistol, copy of Glock, fired 12 times, like new. $225. FOID req. 309-241-5294, Pekin.

Diamond engagement ring for sale. Value $1500, will sell for $750. 309-696-1122.

20 ga. shotgun, Verney Carron, side by side, 2½" chambers, 27" barrels. VGC. $4000. FOID req. 309-694-4015.

20 ga. Browning Citori, grade 6, Invector Plus, 2¾" & 3", 26" barrel. $3500. FOID req. 309-694-4015.

12 ga. 3" Browning Citori, one million commemorative, grade 7, 28" barrel, Invector Plus, NIB. $3500. FOID req. 309-694-4015.

Baldwin spinet piano with matching bench. Song books included. You pick up in Congerville. $400. 309-261-0800.

Highest prices paid for junk vehicles. Quick service. Call Bob, 309-694-0520 / 309-635-6298.

Ear corn for squirrels and birds. 25 lbs. / $10. 309-369-2681.

Rooftop TV antenna w/rotor and remote control, 30 ft. tower. $125 OBO. 309-241-7642.

Chair Lift: Space saving use/parking. Operates during power outages. $2200. 309-264-4123.

New Dolce & Gabbana purse w/gold-plated square 2”Wx3”L, says Dolce & Gabbana Woman Leather Collection Via San Dami Ano 7. Milano Italy. Also fifteen gold-plated circles attached outside, soft dark brown leather, concealed compartment, can carry large items, 20”Lx12”W. $450 OBO. 309-202-2298.

Hoveround for sale, good condition, charger included. $600 firm. 309-370-4950.

Learn to speak French: 32 study and memory cassettes plus study guide. $75. 309-266-8376.

Triple J Computers of Mackinaw: Call 309-360-1776 for friendly, prompt service. Making house calls, fixing, installing, upgrading, home networking systems.

Quantum electric wheelchair with charger, excellent condition. Value $2000 to $4000, asking $500. 309-347-2758, Pekin.

Burn barrel, food grade, locking lid. $20. 309-359-8600.

Storage Units: All sizes available. Indoor, heated. Mackinaw Storage, next to Mattress Doctor. 309-359-6464.

Tasco Astronomical Reflector Telescope, objective lens 60mm, focal length 900mm, tripod, $75. 309-258-0263.

Home stereo system, EC, 7 pieces. $200 OBO. Call for details. 309-360-4130.

Leather Jacket: Men’s, from Wilsons, black, large. Gently wore twice. $80. 309-253-2552.

Encyclopedia Britannica 1989 set, includes additional yearbooks, Comptons encyclopedia set, $10 OBO. 309-346-0711.

Puppy for Sale: English Mastiff, Bull Mastiff cross. $700. Pekin, 309-620-2743.

16ga. Browning Sweet 16, 26” plain barrel, EC, $1600. FOID req. 309-694-4015.

Poker Table: Beautiful dark wood, black felt. Four thick-cushioned black roller chairs. Excellent condition. Complete w/2 sets of poker chips, cards & dice in metal cases. Originally $2000, selling for $600. 309-415-1455.

Jupiter trumpet, VGC, used 3 years, like new, $450 OBO. 309-824-6897.

Gelding, trained to drive. 9 years old. 15hh. Excellent disposition & health. $3450. 309-219-3737.

Cut Wood: 104’ maple & 1500’ rough cut pulp, drying for 6 years, various sizes, $1700 OBO. 309-208-6794.

Foley Model 387 filer, 392 auto setter, 385 retooler. $400 OBO. 309-382-2257.

Now Buying: Nintendo, Xbox, Playstation video games, action figures, records, DVDs, CDs, comic books cards and collectibles. ACME, 309-691-9816.

Original five piece Simpson’s family of five collectible. Must see. $500. 309-202-2298.

Pool Table: Newer cloth. $700. Can help with delivery. Call Jim, 309-822-8415.

Now Available: 20 cu. yd. huge haul roll-off dumpsters. Daily, weekly or monthly rental. Ben E. Neville Trucking Service Inc. 309-359-8400.

Real Estate:

For Rent, 210 White St., Mackinaw: 3BR duplex, 2BA, with stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave. 2 car garage. W/D hookups. On crawl space. $975/mo., $975 deposit. 309-208-4607.

For Rent: Townhouse style duplex, 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, eat in kitchen, off street parking, garbage included. $550 month plus deposit. Renter pays Ameren and water. Phone daytime 309-244-8000. After 5pm: 309-449-6229.

Mackinaw Apartment: Spacious 3BR, 2 baths. Water & trash pickup provided. No pets/smoking. $775. 309-359-8731.

For Rent: 600 W. 3rd St., Delavan. 3BR, 2BA duplex. $550. 309-244-8000.

For Rent, Minier: 2 bedroom ground floor apartment, large living room, new floors in kitchen and bathroom. Close to park and library. Ideal for anyone with mobility problems. No dogs. $525/mo. + deposit. 309-392-2085.

Two office spaces for rent, prime downtown location,Tremont. Both have new furnace/AC. Call John, 309-267-3122.

For Rent: Office space on Rt. 122, Hopedale. Call for details: 309-449-3400.

For Rent: 2BR, 1BA, duplex, Mackinaw. Garage, extra storage, Westside Park. $700/mo. 312-550-5467.

For Rent: 2BR apartment in Mackinaw. No pets/smoking. $600/mo. + deposit, includes water. 309-208-3927.

Apartment for rent, Minier. $425/mo. + 1 month deposit. No dogs. 309-824-4601.

Mobile Home for Sale: 3BR, 2BA, 24x60, many updates, in senior section of Oaklawn, Morton. Come take a look and make an offer. 309-202-1724.


Tremont Townwide Garage Sales: Friday & Saturday April 28-29, 8am-3pm. Maps available at local businesses or at tremontil.com.

Estate Sale: Saturday, 4/29, 8:00am-1:00pm. 406 Stout Dr., Mackinaw. Household items, books, and collectibles: dolls, angels, bells, lots of Anchor Hocking Star of David glassware. Other miscellaneous items.

Multi-Family Sale: Lots of electrical fixtures, fans & more, clothing, tons of household items. April 29, 8-4 & May 6, 8-4. 109 S. Main, Mackinaw. Don’t miss out. Everything priced to sell. 309-231-8364.

Heritage Lake Garage Sales: Saturday, April 29, 8am-? Tools, hunting & fishing equipment, ATVs, motorcycles, boats, kids' items, household & decor. Maps available Thursday. heritagelakeassociation.com.

Multi-Family Sale: 26016 Allentown Rd., Tremont. May 4, 3-7pm. May 5, 8am-5pm. May 6, 8am-2pm. Baby, men's, women's, garden plants, household, formals, Wilton Shapes cake pans, baked goods, and much more.

Garage Sale: May 5-6, 8:00am-2pm. 302 W. Lasalle, Minier. Kubota utility tractor with bucket & tiller, chainsaw, leaf blower, gas hedge trimmer, small tiller, small safe, burn pit, Snow Village collection, Tin Man collection, Scott's seed spreader, antique Coke lamp, lots of miscellaneous & some antiques.

West Twin Grove Church Sale: May 12-13, 7:30am-2:00pm. Rt. 9 W., 4 mi. past Bloomington Walmart. Furniture, flower pots, spring silks, camping items, tools, jewelry, kitchen items, linens, pillows, antiques, handicap chair lift, treadmill, file cabinets, boxes of childrens' clothes, name brand clothing, purses, shoes, clothing bag sale both days. Cookbooks, items from several estates, much more. Clean sweep May 13, 1:00pm.

Hollyhock Farm Spring Sale: Saturday, May 13, 10am-4pm. 21771 Robins Ln., Tremont. Potting bench, swing, wagon seat, flower cart, furniture, baskets, paintings, Vera Bradley, and much more. 309-267-0372.

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The Area Buyers Guide will now run private party classified ads with a priced item until the item sells! Call 309-359-4561 or email areabuyersguide@frontier.com to let us know when your item sells and we’ll remove your ad. One item per ad, please. Some exclusions apply – call for details. Price is $7.95/12 words with additional words .35 each. Thank you for your business!

ABG Hours: The Area Buyers Guide is open Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Our web site, areabuyersguide.com, is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 359-4561 with any questions.

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The Area Buyers Guide reserves the right to edit or omit any advertising information that is outside of our company guidelines. Any complaints, comments, suggestions or compliments should be accompanied by the name & number of the individual or individuals responding so we can reply appropriately. Thank you.

The Area Buyers Guide is a free paper distributed each Wednesday into 30 area communities. With a readership of over 12,500 readers weekly, reasonably priced advertising is our specialty. If you are a business or an individual, let us help you achieve results. Give us a call at 309-359-4561 or fax 309-359-3007 or stop by 603-1/2 S. Orchard St., Mackinaw, next to Casey’s on Rt. 9.  Our office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. You can also place your ad with your credit or debit card online at www.areabuyersguide.com.

Area Buyers Guide deadline for the following week’s ads: Friday at noon. Late classified ads will be taken until press time on Monday morning on a space available basis. Thank you.

SOLD! Walking Stilts: Durofast. $80.
SOLD! John Deere F925, commercial diesel mower, 72” deck. $3200.
SOLD! 1997 Coleman Fleetwood pop-up camper. Expanded size, 7'x20'. Sleeps up to 7. Includes installed Carrite cargo box and Yakima Lockjaw bicycle rack. $1799 or best offer.
SOLD! 2005 Chevy Silverado PU 1500, ext. cab, bed lid. Runs good. $5800 OBO.
SOLD! Tilt-bed tow dolly, 2002, 3500 GVWR. $500.
SOLD! 2007 Pontiac G6, automatic, V6, 230k miles. New front brake pads, rotors, & calipers. Asking $1900.
SOLD! S&W M&P Shield, 9mm, $360. FOID req.
SOLD! 1997 Honda Civic EX, clean title in hand, everything works. $1600 OBO.


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