New life for Lorraine

posted by Michael Zoldessy on January 30, 2014 at 7:45 am


HOOPESTOWN, IL — The Lorraine Theatre has had its fair share of ups and downs but now it has a new lease on life thanks too a generous local supporter. Fontella Fraley Krout purchased the theatre in December and immediately donated it to the Save the Lorraine Foundation. They plan to make an assessment on restoration costs but in the meantime, are showing films to raise money at the Little Lorraine down the block.

Read more in the News Gazette.

(Thanks to Norman Plant for providing the photo.)

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