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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.

2006 Ford Taurus SEL, 4dr., GC, newer tires, battery. 128,000 miles. $2800. 309-370-5270. 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.

1997 Honda Civic EX, clean title in hand, everything works. $1600 OBO. 309-397-3418. 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.

1992 Featherlite 3 horse gooseneck slant load, all aluminum, awning, new 10 ply tires, new A/C, Porta-Potty, drop down windows, folding rear tack, can be pulled with 1/2 ton. $7900 OBO. 309-360-9806. 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.


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. $387. 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.

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. $400 OBO. 217-899-5526.

Six Chairs: Oak, 2 captains, 4 sides, green cloth seats, GC. $120 OBO. 309-543-2588.

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.

Therapedic Mattress sets, full and queen size. Triple Choice: Cushion Firm, Plush, Pillowtop. New, factory sealed sets while supplies last. Made in the USA. Now $495, regular $699 each set, with strong, Amish built foundation included. Join us at The Mattress Doctor in  Mackinaw, 309-359-9400 or Pekin, 309-353-1500.

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.

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

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:

Antique display case, 44"Wx22"Dx38"H, glass and wood. $100. 309-613-7007.

Collectible Hummels, small, medium, large. On Spring Lake, Manito. Call first: 309-229-1600.

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:

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

Raleigh 27” men’s touring bike, new tires & tubes F&R. $80 or trade. 309-241-3385.

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

Help Wanted:

Hiring 2nd shift work M-F 4-10pm. Assembly line work. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Background checks will be done. Call 447-6612 for appointment to fill out application.

Caregiver needed for elderly man, diabetic, double leg amputee, oxygen used. Armington. Call/text: 309-824-5008.

Seasonal tandem truck driver, spring & fall, local, Class A or B CDL. Hazmat preferred but not required. Send resume or stop by office: Sun Ag, 24480 Allentown Rd., Tremont, IL 61568.

Help wanted in a busy fast paced office. Knowledge of computer & Excel is required. Knowledge of trucking industry dispatch is preferred. Duties include answering phones, organizing paperwork, and assisting public as well. Call 309-840-0185.

Class A CDL Flatbed and Hotshot Drivers. Local, Regional, or OTR. Please call 309-291-0197.

Driver Wanted: Class A CDL, non-smoker. FT/PT. Grain hauling. Call 309-208-2536.

Tools & Equipment:

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.

Walking Stilts: Durofast. $80. 217-871-8493.

Air compressor, 4HP, 20 gallon, good condition. $400 OBO. 309-359-8065.

Foley-Belsaw chainsaw and general sharpener. $100. 309-678-9235.

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:

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.

1999 Oldsmobile 88. Runs/drives great. Needs fuel line replaced. $350 firm. Tremont, 309-208-6583.

1991 Toyota ext. cab pickup, silver, 5 sp., 3 yr. old motor, body has a little rust but runs great. $1500. 309-382-1345.

2002 Nissan Maxima, 3.5 motor, everything new, 155,000 miles, 22-36 mpg, 2nd owner. $3750 OBO. 309-275-8502, leave message.

1992 Chevy cargo van, 3/4 ton. Needs starter but runs great. $500 OBO. 309-244-6022.

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.

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

1999 Toyota RAV-4, 2WD, 4dr., 1 owner (family). $2650. 309-645-7375.

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. $1200. 309-231-2246.

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

2000 Ford Ranger V-6, good condition, air, heat, automatic, bed liner, like new tires. $4000. 309-241-2378 or 309-647-8854.

1997 Chevy Lumina, 200k (mostly highway), dependable work car. $1500 OBO. 309-840-3215.

2007 Pontiac G6, automatic, V6, 230k miles. New front brake pads, rotors, & calipers. Asking $1900. 309-231-0323.

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.

2004 Chevy 1/2 ton pickup, 4x4, flatbed, PS, PB, A/C, 180,000 miles, good tires, runs and drives good. $4000. 309-241-5629.

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.

1992 Dodge Dakota ext. cab, PW, PL, auto, A/C, CC, topper. Blue & silver, runs great, no rust. $2000 OBO. 309-382-2921.

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

1994 Ford F150 w/topper, numerous new parts, GC. $2200. 309-678-9235.

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.

1996 Mercury Sable wagon, 100,000 miles, 2 owner, EC. $2200. 309-685-0979.

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.

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:

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

Four Goodyear ATS LT275/65 R20 tires. GC, good tread left. $200. 309-229-7580.

1997 Chevy Lumina for parts, good 3.1 engine, trans & tires. $600. 309-359-8112.

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

Weather Tech floor liners, front/rear/cargo, black, fit 2013 Chevy Tahoe. EC. $75 firm. 309-363-4156.

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.

2011 cargo trailer, 5x9 V-nose with ramp door. $1200. 815-822-8193.

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

1998 Sure-Trac trailer, 49” x 92”, tilt bed, excellent condition. $495. 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.

2015 aluminum 5x8 flatbed with folding gate, like new, $1400. 309-530-6112.

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

Bass Tracker: 17' with a 40HP Mariner with steering console and matching trailer. Always garage kept. First $2400 cash. Phone 309-208-7946.

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.

2013 Puma travel trailer, 30' with 8' slide-out, like new inside & out. Book value $18,000. My price includes satellite dish, flat-panel TV, new storage shed, & large deck. $14,900. Dale Minkel, Tremont, 925-3760.

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.

Fishing Boat: Has everything, used 20 hours, long list of extras. $6000. 309-212-0953.

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.

Bass Tracker Tournament V17, 75HP Mariner, nicely equipped 17’ bass boat. VGC. $2500 OBO. 309-231-1849.

17’ aluminum Osagian canoe. Like new. $600. 309-925-3673.

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:

JD 630, great condition, new tires. $7000. 309-392-2953.

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.

JD 328 twine square baler, $9000. 2014 Hoelscher accumulator platform, $11,000. 2014 Hoelscher 10-bale grapple, $4000. All are in EC. 309-874-2018 / 309-275-8785.

JD 730D: Good tires, runs great, looks great. $12,500. 309-275-7475.

JD 820: New tires, runs great, looks great. $12,500. 309-275-7475.

60” 3 pt. hitch tiller, like new. $1000. Tom, 309-392-3276.

AC 7060, runs good, 160HP. Sat for 10 years. $5000. 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.

2002 Allis Chalmers diesel tractor with Bush Hog, $3500 OBO. 309-346-1560.

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

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

Sullair jackhammer, approximately 4 years old. Used 3 times. $895. 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.

John Deere F925, commercial diesel mower, 72” deck. $3200. 309-303-2793.

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.

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


Custom built kids' tables, $25. Planter boxes, $10. Painted or not. Assorted sizes. 309-241-0944.

Will pick up scrap metal, bikes, A/C units, appliances, & haul away for free. 309-613-4401.

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

Sons of American Legion will have an All You Can Eat Pancake & Sausage Breakfast, Sunday, March 5, Emden Community House, 7:00am-1:00pm. Donations welcome. Info: 217-314-9377.

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.

Wanted: Rocks for landscaping. Mixed sizes fine. We can haul away. 309-846-4045.

Aracauna rooster wanted. Call 309-449-6673.

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

Thank you for the delicious ham you gave me. I'm passing it on. R.C.

H Construction: Machine sheds, garages, windows & doors, decks & patios, can repair old machine sheds. Free estimates. 217-871-0476.

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.

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.

12ga. shotgun, over & under 28" barrels, 2-3/4" chambers, high quality, engraved made in Brazil for American importer. $275. FOID req. 309-241-5294, Pekin.

9MM Diamondback, auto pistol, copy of Glock, fired 12 times, like new. $275. FOID req. 309-241-5294, Pekin.

22cal. Patriot revolver, western style with white grips, all steel, made in USA, like new in box. $200. FOID req. 309-241-5294, Pekin.

20ga. double barrel hammer shotgun, 2-1/2" chambers, good shape. $375. FOID req. 309-241-5294, Pekin.

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

Baldwin Organ: Series 2626, great condition. Great for church, school, or nursing home. $5.00. You move. 309-346-9255.

Jim Shore "Rejoice This Holy Night" Angel - musical rotating nativity scene. New, $40. 309-840-0731.

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.

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.

Rolling Walker: NOVA, purchased from Family Medical. Hardly used, never outside. $75. 309-264-6559.

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.

S&W M&P Shield, 9mm, $360. FOID req. 309-359-8368.

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.

Chihuahua: 5 months old. Received all puppy shots. $250. 309-648-7713 after 4pm.

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:

Two 1BR apartments, Danvers. 1 year lease, no smoking. $500/month. 309-963-5644.

For Rent, Minier: Ground floor, 2BR apt. with large living room. Kitchen & bath with new hardwood flooring. Prefer mature person or persons. No dogs. References required. 309-392-2085.

Open House: Sat., Feb. 18, 10am-12pm, 908 Brighton Ave., Heritage Lake, Mackinaw. 4BR, 2-1/2 BA. $159,900. Mike Bergelin, Coldwell Banker, 309-275-4786.

For Rent, Tremont: 1BR duplex. Water/trash paid. No smoking. $525/mo. + deposit. 309-208-8759.

Mobile Home: 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 24x60, many updates, in senior section of Oaklawn in Morton. 309-202-1724.

For Rent, Pekin: 2BR, newly remodeled, all appliances provided. $650/mo. 309-241-2162.

Tremont 1BR apartment, upstairs. Immediate availability. $450/mo. You pay electric & gas. Kitchen appliances included. 141 S. Sampson. 309-925-3534, please leave message.

Tremont 2BR near park. Stove, fridge, garbage provided. Laundry on site. New flooring & paint.  $550/mo. + dep. & lease. Broker owned. 309-267-3547.

For Rent, Delavan: 3BR townhouse apartment. You pay water, electric. Off-street parking, trash by landlord. W/D hookup in basement. Stove, refrigerator, dishwasher supplied. $600/mo. + $600 deposit. Tarter Rentals, LLC. 309-244-8000.

Mobile homes for sale or rent in Mackinaw. Three bedroom, 2 bath, $640/month. Two bedroom, 1 bath, $540/month. No dogs. Call 309-530-7939.


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SOLD! Shopsmith lathe with band saw and all tools. $300.
SOLD! 1939 child’s chalkboard, easel with rolling picture top. $35 OBO.
SOLD! Lippmann’s coffee table. Beautiful beveled glass top and metal frame. 52” x 34”. $45.
SOLD! John Deere Model 50, factory power steering, runs great. $2750 OBO.
SOLD! 1958 JD 520, factory 3pt., new rubber, paint, runs great. $4750 OBO.
SOLD! Kenmore red countertop microwave, 1.1 capacity, turntable, LN. $60.
SOLD! 2005 Ford Crown Victoria, 120,000 miles, runs great, tan, $2800.
SOLD! 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan, runs good. 165,000 mi. 50% tires all around. $2500.
SOLD! Tires and rims, Chevrolet 3/4 ton, 245 75 16. Still in great shape, decent tread on Trans Force Firestone tires. $350.
SOLD! Ford Econoline van, 1991, wheelchair lift, back up solar, $2000 OBO.


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