auction http://northernpublicradio.org en Crundwell Home Furnishings and Homes for Sale http://northernpublicradio.org/post/crundwell-home-furnishings-and-homes-sale <p>The U.S. Marshals Service is selling three of Rita Crundwell's properties.&nbsp; According to a news release, the Marshals have received&nbsp; offers for three of the properties and are accepting competing offers until noon Dec. 21. Public inspections of the three properties will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 7, 8 and 14. <span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">A sales plan on Crundwell’s two additional real estate holdings in Dixon and Englewood, Fla., both residential properties, is pending.</span> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:26:00 +0000 WNIJ 21895 at http://northernpublicradio.org Crundwell Home Furnishings and Homes for Sale Wanna Buy A Microscope? Latest Crundwell Auction Underway http://northernpublicradio.org/post/wanna-buy-microscope-latest-crundwell-auction-underway <p></p><p><strong>UPDATE 11/14/12: The trailer/lab equipment auction yielded $56,450. The trailer went for $31,500.</strong></p><p><strong>UPDATE: Crundwell&nbsp;changed plea to guilty: see follow-up stories.</strong></p><p>Time is running out for anyone interested in getting a deal on a horse hematology lab. The auctioning of former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell’s possessions continues, with a trailer and lab equipment on the on-line block until Wednesday night.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:40:46 +0000 Susan Stephens 21294 at http://northernpublicradio.org Wanna Buy A Microscope? Latest Crundwell Auction Underway UPDATE: Sold! Preservationists prevail at Laurent House auction http://northernpublicradio.org/post/update-sold-preservationists-prevail-laurent-house-auction <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Rockford&rsquo;s only home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright is a step closer to becoming a museum. A community group was the winning&hellip;and only&hellip;bidder in yesterday&rsquo;s auction of the Laurent House. Jerry Heinzeroth says members of The Laurent House Foundation have worked very hard over the past four years to get to this point. He says they&rsquo;re extremely happy with the fact that the house will become a permanent part of the community, thanks to the support of donors, including the state, the city of Rockford, and Winnebago County.</p> Fri, 16 Dec 2011 05:56:29 +0000 Susan Stephens 3918 at http://northernpublicradio.org UPDATE: Sold! Preservationists prevail at Laurent House auction