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Web Changes

This is where we'll announce the most recent additions to our web site. If you've visited us before and want to know what's changed, take a look here first. Added Richards Riff Raff Article

March 5th,2013 Added Delevan WI., Caledonia WI. and Lombard

Feb.8th, 2013 new webserver and new software.  Place overview of 2013 up

Nov. 20th,2012  Took down remaining 2012 events

Aug. 3rd, 2012  added Greenbush and deleted previous events

May 25th, 2012 Added Cantigny

April 30th, 2012 Added Minooka, Heap Farm and two SCV dispatches

February 12th, 2012 Added Delevan, IL - Updated Hesston listing - added Stockton- Added Naperville

January 17th, 2012 Added Princeton & and SCV dispatch.  also Rockford Presidents Ball, Hesston Steam Museum and Lombard

December 14th, 2011 Additional Dog Jack Pictures & Ground hog day piece

December 9th, 2011 added Dog Jack Showings and Wauconda

November 29th   2011 added movie release, Saucy updates

November 17, 2011 Added Notice regarding Lake Villa and deleted old calendar info.

September 21, 2011 Added new advertising , Lake Villa & military fest dates for 2012

September 7,2011 - Added 2012 events, deleted August, added to Richards Riff Raff. new front page joke.  Updated Richmond Blues pages.  Added Victoria Court uniform price list.

August 30, 2011 - Added Bonnieville & delete old dates on calendar

July 13, 2011 - added Heap Farm & Green Bush, removed past schedule/.

June 29, 2011- Added two Saucy selections,  and a Camp Dixon Entry

May 20, 2011 - Added address to Lake Villa and deleted  April Events

April 6, 2011 - Added Pages for SCV and SUV

April 5, 2011 - Deleted March and Added Hesston and Lake Villa

March 23, 2011 - Added notice to Milwaukee Living History

March 14, 2011- Added Trimborn WI - Princeton IL - Danville IL - Hesston IN -Lockport, IL- Franklin Grove, IL- deleted past events

Feb. 15, 2011 - Added Keokuk, IA - Stockton, IL- Mike Arndt's piece

Feb. 9, 2011 - Added Downs, IL - Presidents Ball, Rockford, IL

Jan. 26, 2011 - Added Dolinger Farm

Jan 19, 2011 - Added Lee Jackson Dinner/Oakwood Cemetery

Jan. 4, 2011 - Added Kenosha Museum events.

Dec. 28, 2010 Added Indiana & registration forms for the Grove.

Dec. 17, 2010- Added Naperville

Dec. 2, 2010 - Added Wauconda, A Richards Riff raff piece and a Saucy sighting.

Nov. 17, 2010 - Added Milwaukee events for the year

Nov. 12, 2010 - removing subscription page and deleting 2010 events. Putting up some 2011 events

April 16, 2010 - Adding some 2010 events

Nov. 26, 2009 - Added Ray Cooper's obit.

Nov. 17, 2009- Added new content to Richard's Riff Raff and the Events List

Oct. 15, 2009 - Posted Rich's notice on the Front page regarding shutting down print operations.

Oct. 14, 2009 - Cleared Events Page added Battlefield Ball info,

May 12, 2009 -  Updated the Events page, Saucy and Richards Riff Raff.

Feb. 11, 2009 - Added 2009 content to the Events Page

Nov.19,2008- Changed date on the Lee/Jackson Dinner to 17th Jan. and added Batt. G Ball

Nov,13, 2008 - Cleaned up events and put up Nov. Added a new Letters to the field, new Saucy Page

July 30, 2008 - Cleaned up events page, posted August and added 14th SC/1st Mass Artillery to the Units page.

April 29, 2008 -  Updates for the May events

March 7,2008 - Updates to 2008 events, Richards Riff Raff and Saucy's page

Feb. 19, 2008 - Updates 2008 events, put a blurb on Home page and event page about subscribing to the printed version to get the whole list of events.

Jan. 19, 2007 - Updated 2008 events, Richards Riff Raff and Saucy's page

Oct.8 2007    Cleaned up old dates on the Event page.

Sept. 3 2007 - Updated events. Updated Richards Riff Raff, Updated the front page, Updated the subscription forms. And Saucy returns.

July 1, 2007    -    Updated events

May 1, 2007 - Updated events, Richards Riff Raff and Advertising rates.

February 16, 2007 - Put up a shortened version of events. Added a subscription page and added the OCR to the Units page.

January 9th, 2007- Cleared out the remainder of the 2006 events and updated the 2007 list of events.

August 9th, 2006 - Cleared out earlier events and updated the rest of the year and 2007.  Put a new article up on the front page.

June 15, 2006 - Added 18th. Texas to the Units page.  And deleted all the April and May events.

April 15, 2006 - Added Oakwood, Orland Park and Boscobel.  Updated Shementi.  Added link to 1st Confederate Brigade.  Updated Richards Riff Raff Page.

March 8,2006 - Added the Advertising page, removed Februarys events and added Boscobel, Danville and Minooka.  Moved Danielle's article to the Riff Raff page and also added Lee Daniels response to Richard's letter.

Feb. 3, 2006 - Added the 2006 schedule.

Oct 13,2005 - Added, Rockford 05, Reenactor Fest 06, East Davenport 06, Watertown 06 and Richard's Riff Raff.

Oct. 6, 2005 - Added 154 TN Infantry to Units page

Sept. 15, 2005 - Deleted July and August events and added 2006 events.

July 11, 2005 - Deleted June events and added the 72d Illinois Volunteer Infantry to the Units page.

June 22, 2005 - Deleted May events from the event page.  Added 26th NC to the Units page and published an update on the home page regarding the recovery of the cannon


May 4, 2005 - Deleted April Events from the event page.

April 4, 2005 - Added the help needed file to the Home page regarding the stolen howitzer.

March 16, 2005 - Added links and e-mail to Dollinger farm.  Added Watertown WI event.

March 8, 2005  Added Scott's battery to the Unit Page and edited the Events Page.  Added the James Gang thumbnail to the Music page.

March 2, 2005 Added Princeton event.

Feb. 24th, 2005 Loaded initial events and tested e-mail links.

February 19th, 2005 Website is published.  No events listed yet and a few units and sutlers as examples.

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