Emack and Bolio's

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This ice cream parlour is haunted by former owner Jim Schwab, who died after falling headfirst down a flight of stairs. Staff have reported disembodied footsteps descending the staircase, while others have encountered a male apparition on the upper floor.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

110 NE Water Street
Peoria, IL
United States

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40.689749948839115, -89.58674445753792
Peoria County, Illinois
Nearest Towns:
Peoria, IL (0.3 mi.)
East Peoria, IL (1.7 mi.)
North Peoria, IL (1.9 mi.)
West Peoria, IL (2.2 mi.)
Creve Coeur, IL (2.9 mi.)
Peoria Heights, IL (4.0 mi.)
Bartonville, IL (4.4 mi.)
Bellevue, IL (4.9 mi.)
Marquette Heights, IL (5.0 mi.)
North Pekin, IL (5.5 mi.)


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  1. I grew up in Peoria. I have heard of this place but never been there. People used to tell weird stories about it. There were stories about a man who would sit there for hours, and when asked to leave he would mumble about life with Jim and the old times.

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