“FRESH LOOK”- Evi Salon opens in a lovingly restored building downtown Hillsboro.

Last year, around this time, 229 South Main in Hillsboro, IL was nothing shy of the “ugliest building on the block”. And so it was named by many downtowners. A year later Brian and Anna Limbaugh are opening Evi Salon- a fresh, modern, four chair space, full of color, historic detail and energy. Anna will […]

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“What’s in your collection?”- Co-owners of The Gold Pan Record store share the favorites of their personal collections after one year in business.

So a question I’ve always had as a record collector is “What’s in the collection of those lucky dogs that OWN a record store? This year me (Brian Lee) and my buddy Matt Sands started “The Gold Pan Records & Recording” in our small town and a year later I realized it would be fun […]

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Opening Weekend at The Gold Pan Records & Recording in Hillsboro!

For friends, family, and Hillsboro natives near and far here are a few shots from our opening weekend at Hillsboro’s new record store (and soon recording studio!) -photography by Matt Sands. It was really rewarding to have people coming in asking for all kinds of different music, telling stories, drinking coffee, and enjoying themselves together.  […]

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