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A glowing success. Saturday night the Logan County Airport had an estimated 10,000 people on hand for the balloon launches and balloon glow. Huge attendance figures at all events throughout the city have been reported.

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This picture is No. 112 that we have posted for your enjoyment. Thanks to everyone who made this year's festival "picture perfect."

Picture by Mike Fak  (Click on picture for larger image.)

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Monday's albums of the 2009 Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival

Because so many of you were either busy volunteering or enjoying the festival, we have kept all our photo albums up for today and tomorrow for you to enjoy and relive the great weekend.

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Saturday, Aug. 29:

  • Friday's faces at the festival -- in pictures

  • Friday night liftoff -- in pictures

  • Local event planned to promote development of 'Route 66 Trail'

  • United Way at Scully Park today. $500 in IGA groceries the prize in this year's annual fundraiser

  • Senate week in review: Bomke applauds governor's veto of flawed ethics bill

  • U of I faculty want president, chancellor gone

  • Marriages

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  • YMCA notes

  • Laura on Life: School supply snafu

  • Home Country: Treasures at the creek

  • AP news

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