The Butt Stop has moved to a laundromat further west and on the other side of the street.
Here are some impressions of downtown Morocco from five years ago. Also here.
This blog reports events and interesting tidbits from Rensselaer, Indiana and the surrounding area.
July 17 Opening Reception for the Doris B Myers Retrospective exhibit at the Fendig Gallery. 6-8. The exhibit will run from July 17 until September 11.
July 30, 31, Aug 1 Carnegie Players present Oklahoma.
Aug 3 Commissioners meeting 8:15, Drainage Board 1:00, Court House
Aug 4 Tuesday Night Farmers Market God's Will Gospel Concert
Aug 4 Business After Hours @ SJC Foyer of the Core Building, 5:00 - 7:00.
August 5 Spongebob Sponge Out of Water Fountain Stone Family Film Festival.
Aug 11 Tuesday Night Farmers Market Family Fun Night
Aug 12 Prairie Hike at Fisher Oak Savanna, noon - 2.
Aug 21-23 Jasper County Fall Festival, Fairgrounds.
Sept 12 Household hazardous waste collection, County Highway Garage, 8am - noon.
(MainStreet Rensselaer now has an event calendar on Facebook. Perhaps it will make this bulletin board obsolete.)
County meetings are listed here.
Here is the official website of the City of Rensselaer: http://www.cityofrensselaerin.com/
The Rensselaer branch of the the Jasper County Library offers many programs. Their calendar is at: http://jcpl.tlcdelivers.com/jasper/calendar.asp
The water flow in the Iroquois River is measured east of Rensselaer by the USGS at: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/in/nwis/uv?site_no=05522500
http://jasper.in.wthgis.com/ Who owns what and where in Jasper County.
Brian Capouch's articles about area history, published in the Pulaski County Journal.
City of Rensselaer; Minutes of City Council, Park Board, Board of Public Works and SafetyJasper County Government Document Center
Rensselaer Central School Board Minutes (called Board Bits)