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Another year; another impressive Gingerbread Burn!

Gingerbread mythical creatures burn to start the new year at the annual Dome School Gingerbread Burn Dec. 31 (Photo courtesy of Jill Shidler for the Illinois Valley News)

A unique tradition that’s taken hold in Takilma is the annual New Year’s Eve Gingerbread Burn. Come rain, snow or moonshine, community members and visitors gather at the Dome School for live music, dancing and the year’s imaginative gingerbread displays.At . . .