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OFFBEAT: Lake Central grad has new scary dinner theater op

OFFBEAT: Lake Central grad has new scary dinner theater op

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October 08, 2013 12:00 am
Former asylum open for tours

Former asylum open for tours

Richard and Trish Weiss stand outside a room where they placed a small doll, a request they heard from an electronic voice phenomenon event, where they are continuing their work to rehab the former Illinois Asylum for The Incurable Insane, a mental hospital located in Bartonville, Ill. Richa…

November 04, 2012 12:00 am
Former insane asylum in Bartonville draws crowds for spooky tours

Former insane asylum in Bartonville draws crowds for spooky tours

BARTONVILLE, Ill. | After more than three years of seeking approval for abatement funds, 32 days of cleanup and plenty of personal sacrifice, developer Richard Weiss has opened the Bowen Building of the former Peoria State Hospital for tours.

November 04, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Former asylum open for tours

Former asylum open for tours

Richard and Trish Weiss pose outside the former Illinois Asylum for The Incurable Insane, a mental hospital they are continuing to rehab in Bartonville, Ill.

November 04, 2012 12:00 am
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